On the same evening that Bill Clinton was holding court in Little Rock earlier this month we were treated to a very refined and stimulating discussion on the federal deficit, courtesy of William F. Buckley's "Firing Line."

The players, four economists from the left and right, discussed whether we really have a deficit, whether it matters, and whether anyone has any real idea of how to deal with it.

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