"Surprising Strength On The Hustings"
Via Daniel Larison, I caught this New York Sun editorial on Ron Paul, which is worth the quick read. What's notable about the media's focus on the dollar during the past few weeks is how right-of-center outfits like the WSJ have finally sounded the alarm. But here's what the dollar has done since the Bush administration took office. Currencies don't trade in a vacuum; they merely reflect underlying policies. So where have those alarm bells been for the past six years?