Reply to post: The Laughing Curve?

Pumping billions into data centres won't guarantee you an empire

Ian Easson

The Laughing Curve?

You're actually basing this pseudo-analysis on the "Laughing Curve" (aka the Laffer Curve):

- Which doesn't exist, because it is just a bunch of randomly scattered data points

- Was actually created in 1974 by Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, and his deputy press secretary Grace-Marie Arnett (reference:


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