https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/larry-kudlow-is-the-perfect-embodiment-of-republican-economics_us_5aabcd91e4b0337adf832bf5Economists often talk as if they are merely scientific experts analyzing cold, statistical certainties. While there are some numerical truths to be accessed in economic data-mining, economists are first and foremost warriors in the realm of political ideas. They use money and numbers to tell ideological stories about politics and values. ” OMG what? “first and foremost warriors in the realm of political ideas”? way to generalize.