Monday, January 10, 2011


Salma and Friedrich Hayek

...and the edge goes to...
34 years old, alive for all of them 101 years old, dead for the last eight Salma

Awards & Honors

Nominee, Best Kiss (for "Desperado"), MTV Movie Awards, 1996 Nobel laureate in economic science, 1974 Friedrich

Distance Traveled

From Veracruz, Mexico to the U.S. From Vienna, Austria to the U.S. by way of Great Britain Friedrich

Entertainment Value

"Desperado"; "From Dusk til Dawn" Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle; Prices and Production Salma

Number of Works

23 movies and a Mexican soap opera 25 books and 130 articles Friedrich


Named by People Magazine as one of world's 50 most beautiful people, 1996 Large nose and funny mustache Salma

Philosophical Depth

"I keep waiting to meet a man who has more balls than I do." "The mind cannot foresee its own advance." Friedrich

And the final score is:  Salma 3, Friedrich 4. 
Salma Wins! Salma Wins!
(lifted from Cal State Northridge