Tuesday, March 17, 2015

LOONY TUNES no 112

1
Harvey Schachter in The Globe and Mail (Canada) (10 March) HERE
quotes from Henry Mintzberg’s “Re-Balancing”:
“Adam Smith’s invisible hand in the American marketplace has become a visible claw in the American Congress.”
2
Goldman or Bust” posts (8 May, 2010) in the Urban Dictionary HERE 
Masturbating With the invisible-Hand”
When a person becomes sexually excited while discussing economics, especially Adam Smith's traditional economic theory of the invisible hand.
When Cody passionately rambled on about economics, his friends told him to quit masturbating with the invisible hand and learn how to play sports.”
3
Anon: posts (17 March)  HERE 

The invisible hand of the market never texts me back.”
4
Jeremy Williams, writer, project developer and freelance journalist, posts (10 March) HERE
 http://makewealthhistory.org/2015/03/10/the-invisible-hand-and-the-invisible-elbow/
“THE INVISIBLE HAND AND THE INVISIBLE ELBOW

“… Michael Jacobs in his book The Green Economy. He suggests that attached to the invisible hand is an invisible elbow. “Elbows are sometimes used to push people aside in the desire to get ahead. But more often elbows are not used deliberately at all; they knock things over inadvertently.

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