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Matt Yglesias: Timing of Obama’s immigration announcement ‘downright clever’

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Still a big fan.

Matt Yglesias: ‘Trust Russell Brand’ on economics of debt relief

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“This is a Halloween prank, right?”

‘Irony is dead': Matt Yglesias has a bit of a self-awareness problem

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“It’s adorable when @mattyglesias calls other people dumb.”

Instapundit has the perfect response to Matt Yglesias tweet

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Credit Glenn Reynolds for crafting the perfect response.

‘Give it up, champ': Matt Yglesias can’t dig his way out of ‘Sopranos’ Vox-hole

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“OMG, make it stop. My sides.”

Matthew Yglesias Voxsplains that cops in Ferguson are itching for a huge riot

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When you’re a liberal, it’s always — always — the cops’ fault.

Matt Yglesias says President Gerald Ford is still alive, inspires #VoxAircraftCarriers

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Voxsplain this one.

‘Ye gods’! Matt Yglesias, Vox working hard to ‘dumb down the rest of the world’

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“There’s smart, then there’s Voxsmart.”

Another smart take! ‘Geography expert Matt Yglesias strikes again’ [photo]

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“Resolved: @mattyglesias is the George Costanza of online content editors.”

‘Put some ice on that': Matt Yglesias’ observation about pay and performance triggers snark

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“Envy is not a good way to run a country.”

Matt Yglesias flogged with his own seven month old buffoonery

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“For giggles”

‘Sanctimonious bigot’ Matt Yglesias thinks he’s got conservatives all figured out

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Laying down the marker for stupidity.

‘If Iraq were a hotdog, would you eat it?’ Matt Yglesias wants to talk Iraq, tweeters pick his brain

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“Is the white privilege in Iraq as bad as in America?”

Heh: Louis C.K. still fed up with Common Core after Matt Yglesias Voxsplains

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Poor Matt opened himself up to yet another Twitter pantsing.

Matt Yglesias lays down a marker of stupidity: ‘I had this Obamacare thing right all along’

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What a tool.

‘Awesome lying': Matt Yglesias’ hack-tastic debt tutorial and claim US ‘can’t run out of money’ shredded

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Laying down another marker

‘Go Obamacare!’ Matt Yglesias joins desperate Dem spin of Florida election loss; Nick Searcy destroys

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Dems’ argument that everybody would love Obamacare dismantled

‘Good to see Herb Tarlek working again': Matt Yglesias’ suit triggers snark-a-lanche

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“Suit brought to you by G.E.”

‘LOL': Launch of Ezra Klein, Matt Yglesias venture sponsored by corporation they’ve lambasted

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“Dividends are evil”

‘Never gets old': Stephen Kruiser shares time-honored Matt Yglesias tweet that’s still funny

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This is not only still funny, but even funnier after another day has brought another Obamacare delay: .@mattyglesias Never gets old: pic.twitter.com/HuD3eN13SZ — Steve K (@stephenkruiser) February 11, 2014 We’re going to lay down the marker: That tweet is like Caddyshack, because no matter how many times we see it we laugh just as hard.

Matt Yglesias joke confounds the folks at Visa

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Twitchy favorite @exjon makes us laugh quite often, but it turns out that the folks at Visa don’t quite get his style of humor. Dear @Visa, A Harvard-grad economics blogger just told me that accumulated debt basically never matters. Please stop sending me bills. #thx — jon gabriel (@exjon) February 3, 2014 @exjon Jon. All […]

Slate asks: Are you smarter than Matt Yglesias?

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So, are you?

Matthew Yglesias: Feds should force Silicon Valley firms to move to Cleveland

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Somewhere, Hayek is rolling over in his grave.

‘Produce section? Salad bar!’ #ShoppingWithMattYglesias brings on the money-saving ideas

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Slate’s economics blogger, Matt Yglesias, shared a money-saving idea for Amazon shoppers that he uses. Yglesias advises online shoppers to sign up for a program called “Amazon Mom” (even if you’re a man with no kids), create a fake baby name, birth date, etc., and enjoy the savings. What other shopping pointers might Yglesias have? […]

‘I almost puked': Matt Yglesias compares Paul Ryan to ‘a girl doing oral and anal'; Update: Yglesias douchesplains

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He wouldn’t. He couldn’t.

He did.

Adventure time! Matt Yglesias enters the magical world of Walmart

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Juuuuuuuust sit right back and you’ll hear a tale … a tale of Matt Yglesias at Walmart. The Slate economics blogger recently decided that the time had come for him to work past his “lifelong near-boycott” and venture into uncharted waters: a new D.C. Walmart. Matthew Yglesias loves the DC Walmart http://t.co/FQBJRvbINO — Jim Swift […]

‘Someone has an owie': Whiny Matt Yglesias doesn’t like being outed as a crappy writer

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Life is hard when you’re Matt Yglesias. You just can’t write stupid stuff and expect to get away with it anymore! Someone has an owie. https://t.co/6zBac9veZD — Slublog (@Slublog) December 3, 2013 Uh oh! Someone has a sad! https://t.co/Z0JmgNBa5l Gee, I wonder why? http://t.co/13KO2twSEW — Sonny Bunch (@SonnyBunch) December 3, 2013 Yglesias is indeed in […]

‘Re-shilling click-bait': Matt Yglesias uses death of ‘Fast & Furious’ star to pimp 6-month-old column

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@mattyglesias Too soon, man. — Khari P (@khariparson) December 1, 2013 Too soon, as well as too late, because the column Salon’s Matt Yglesias was re-promoting because of the death of actor Paul Walker is six months old: The fast, the furious, and the long-term erosion of American social institutions: http://t.co/1jcvetX3VZ — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) […]

Matt Yglesias says being assaulted by thugs proves ‘knockout game’ doesn’t exist

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Impeccable reasoning.

Matt Yglesias eyes a ‘killer’ tactical flashlight

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We’re pretty sure that Slate’s Matt Yglesias is just kidding around when he asks if a tactical flashlight can be used to kill people. Still, he’s been confused before. Besides, what if he’s right? If there can be assault magazines, why not assault flashlights? That last @mattyglesias tweet confirms every Dem/Liberal/Progressive stereotype. What a dolt. […]

Oh dear! John Kerry crush inspires Matt Yglesias’ most sidesplitting tweet yet?

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Oh, honey. Did you copy that straight out of your tear-stained diary? You know, the one with the unicorn on the cover. After taking to Twitter to discuss Obama’s tie (the most important part of the Iran deal announcement, evidently), Yglesias then uttered that absurdity about Secretary of State Kerry. @mattyglesias what achievements? — Mark […]

Katie Pavlich has a suggestion for Matthew Yglesias’ ‘coddled, overpaid’ doctors

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A modest proposal.

Ace reporter Matt Yglesias falls for fake Twitter account of ‘Iranian president’

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One problem: That’s not Hassan Rouhani’s actual account. @mattyglesias Fake, @HassanRouhani is the one supposedly his. — pourmecoffee (@pourmecoffee) November 16, 2013 Oops! The real Hassan Rouhani hasn’t tweeted since November 14th. In case Yglesias deletes it, here’s a screencap: The smartest boy in class fails again. Sorry, fake account. I’m a dummy. — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) […]

‘Juicebox Lenin': Matt Yglesias doesn’t think ‘people’s’ should get to keep their plan; Updated

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You betcha! Matt Yglesias has his finger firmly on the pulse of the American people’s: People’s shouldn’t be able to keep their health care plans: http://t.co/5bMaunKzRb — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) November 13, 2013 Got that? Attn: People's of America RT @mattyglesias: People’s shouldn’t be able to keep their health care plans: http://t.co/3YMUWqlwww — Mary Katharine […]

‘Dewey defeats Truman!’ Tweeters pay tribute to Matt Yglesias’ impressive psychic abilities

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As Twitchy reported, Matt Yglesias is at the center of a web of ridicule over his tweet forecasting the inevitable success of Obamacare. And, well, that got tweeters to thinking: What else would “Yglostradamus” have been right about? So, friends, take journey with us as we look back at #MattYglesiasThroughHistory: @JohnEkdahl "Custer can handle that […]

‘I just busted a nut': Ace and friends gloriously mock Matt Yglesias’ hilarious Obamacare fail

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Oh, Matt. Bless your heart.

Capitol Hill shooting instantly brings out douche reactions from Dave Weigel, Matt Yglesias and Markos Moulitsas

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Pathetic.

Matthew Yglesias knows who should be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve

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He doesn’t understand immigration policy; he seems to have some kind of animus toward Indian Americans; he has no idea what the IRS did wrong when it targeted conservatives; he thinks the national debt is no big deal; and he only recently discovered that long-term unemployment is a problem. Also, he’s a hypocrite; he thinks […]

‘Bigot, much?': Douchey Matt Yglesias tweet prompts accusations of anti-Semitism

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What exactly is Yglesias trying to accomplish here, other than upping his douchebag factor exponentially?

‘Priceless!’ Matt Yglesias tweets about ‘repulsive’ Apple ‘wage theft’ … from his Mac

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The hypocrisy is so nice, let’s see it twice! ICYMI RT @liars_never_win: .@mattyglesias Divesting of the evil products anytime soon? pic.twitter.com/FAmi5tIIMV @twitchyteam — Liars Never Win (@liars_never_win) August 1, 2013 Oh, Matt. Bless your heart. Taking a page from Ashley Judd’s hypocritical book? Wage theft at the Apple Store. Repulsive. http://t.co/6dAyCz6GS7 — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) […]

Econo-genius Matt Yglesias: In business, taxes are ‘irrelevant to pricing’

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Is he ever! Slate's economic blogger thinks tax rates are irrelevant to pricing. I need to sit down for this. — SunnyRight (@sunnyright) July 30, 2013 We should all probably grab a chair for this one. This tweet needs no introduction, except perhaps a warning to put a pillow on your desk before you slam […]

Matt Yglesias: Pathetic for GOP to use Weiner as a ‘war on women’ rebuttal

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That often seems to be the case, but not according to Slate’s Matt Yglesias, who tweeted a link to an article at Slate entitled “The GOP’s Strange Obsession With the War on Women”: The GOP’s pathetic efforts to turn Weiner’s Weiner into a rebuttal to the “war on women”: http://t.co/zrEmLPnEYk — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) July […]

Matt Yglesias’ idea to save Motown: Move MIT, other schools, to Detroit

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We might want to run that by MIT, NYU and George Washington University before breaking ground on their new locations in Detroit. For context here, Slate writer Matt Yglesias wrote that the city of Detroit suffers at least in part due to a lack of a major university within its borders: When you’re attempting an […]

Lapdog Yglesias proclaims: Obamacare is ‘going to be great and everyone will love it’

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Why doesn’t the White House just make it official and hire him already? Laying down the marker—Obamacare implementation’s going to be great and people will love it: http://t.co/itm6J3BixD — Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias) July 17, 2013 Oh, the hackery. It burns: I’ve got a new column up about the White House’s plans for the rollout of the […]

Snark bait: Matt Yglesias gleefully touts MSNBC appearance; Twitter offers advice

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OK, now you are just trolling Twitter, Yglesias! Again. Slate’s Matt Yglesias, who recently reached a new low, gleefully tweeted that he would be on MSNBC Monday afternoon. Because, of course he is: Of course you are. RT@mattyglesias Gonna be on MSNBC in a few minutes. Tune in! — Michael Arria (@michaelarria) July 15, 2013 […]

Matthew Yglesias: ‘If you want to kill someone in America and avoid jail time, make sure to kill a young black man.’

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We’re used to asinine tweets from Matthew Yglesias (see here, here, here, here, here, here, and here, just for starters), but last night’s tweet may have set a new low. @mattyglesias @lisang majority of murder convicts in America have killed a black man — Oren Yaniv (@OrenNYDN) July 14, 2013 @OrenNYDN @mattyglesias and majority of those […]

‘Change your number?’ Twitter tries to interpret Matt Yglesias’ cryptic ‘Ch’ tweet

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Maybe someone should check on Slate’s Matt Yglesias. Only yesterday, after posting the cell phone number of a Daily Caller reporter who dared ask him about his hush-hush visit to the White House with some other liberal journalists and bloggers, he started to let on that he’d be publishing something about it Monday. He then […]

Ace lowers the derp-hammer on Matt Yglesias school of ‘lulz’ journalism

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“When in the course of human events, lulz.”