As usual, if you’re looking for only the hottest of takes that often turn out to be completely wrong, there’s no better place to turn than the Twitter feed of The New York Times’ Paul Krugman. Today’s lesson from the Nobel Laureate economist is on national debt:

Senator Ted Cruz had to add a disclaimer:

Yes, that was an important not-so-minor detail to note.

Yeah, we’re a little confused too, but Krugman’s got the awards and accolades so who are we to question his wisdom? *Eye roll*