allen: (weeping angel)
allen ([personal profile] allen) wrote2009-11-20 11:27 am

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This mini-profile of Cathy Ashton, the EU's new foreign minister, includes this tidbit:

A full-size Dalek stands in the corner of her sitting room.

Make your own judgment about how this will affect Europe's foreign policy.

(via Paul Krugman's blog. Are all prominent liberal economists big geeks, or just the ones whose blogs I read?)
nathanjw: (Default)

[personal profile] nathanjw 2009-11-20 10:38 pm (UTC)(link)
Krugman is totally a big geek. The others I have read haven't been quite as precisely in tune with this slice of geek culture, so far as I can tell.