A seven-page questionnaire being sent by the office of President-elect Barack Obama to those seeking cabinet and other high-ranking posts may be the most extensive — some say invasive — application ever ... They must include any e-mail that might embarrass the president-elect, along with any blog posts and links to their Facebook pages.
Whether any of my blog posts might embarrass the president-elect or not, the name on my application isn’t going to be the name I blog under. Not that I’m a serious candidate for any of the high-ranking economic positions. But what about that other vowel-less economist blogger?