"... as footnotes to mythology" LOL !
Now that completely captures the idea !
Thanks for the smile. :)
Any statement about Mr. Krugman's words is, stricto sensu, an exaggeration.
For the man, himself, IS an exaggeration, in every imaginable ways.
Many of us find him quite amazing, indeed.
"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.
"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius