The great economist and a purveyor of personal freedom pasted away on Thursday. He was a Nobel Prize winner, is the father to monetary policy and an amazing personality. Regardless if one agrees with him or with what his research has produced, one must appreciate the massive effect on the world he has had and the fact that at the core of his opinion is freedom, whether it be financial, emotional, political or otherwise.
Never heard of Milton Friedman? Let Wikipedia educate you, here is his entry