The latest endorsement for the trillion-dollar coin idea comes from Paul Krugman, in a post titled "Be Ready to Mint that Coin."
10 things you need to know from the 'New York Times Magazine' profile of Business Insider's Joe Weisenthal
3. Before his career in journalisn, Weisenthal, a University of Texas grad, came to New York wanting to be a playright. After the New York International Fringe Festival rejected his satire of Ayn Rand’s philosophy, he decided to become a Wall Street analyst instead, before heeding the siren call of blogging.