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Old 11-08-2011, 04:48 PM
sugarkang sugarkang is offline
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Default The Boring Truth of 99 vs. 1

More at PEW Research.

Or you can still buy the Paul Krugman argument about a new gilded age. Except his quaint little graph makes a lot more context with the PEW research.

Who's really ripping you off? Old people. How? Through medicare and social security. Why? Because they're afraid to die and because that's completely human.

But go on and tell yourself that it's the evil Wall Street bankers. Go on. Yell, feel self-righteous and perpetuate the good/evil narrative. Just know the worst atrocities are done in the name of morality, in the name of good, in the name of "society." It's unsurprising that members of this board spew the same filth as the members of this protest.

If I were a rich person, I'd definitely be thinking about moving my money out of this country.
The mixing of populations lowers the cost of being unusual.
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