Via Paul Krugman, Low Tech Cyclist explains what matters to the Post editorial page:

The WaPo has a subset of its unsigned editorials where it comments on what it calls “the ideas primary.”

Five of the last seven Ideas Primary editorials have been on the Social Security ‘crisis.’ There have been 15 editorials in this series. One has been on global warming - the greatest crisis of our era - and two have been on our greatest domestic crisis, the lack of universal health care and the upcoming crisis in the Medicare trust fund.



Yes, but you see ... well ... er ... decades from now ... trust fund ... something.

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