Cognitive Dissonance

"Democracy! Bah! When I hear that I reach for my feather boa!" - Allen Ginsberg

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Panic of the Plutocrats

It remains to be seen whether the Occupy Wall Street protests will change America’s direction. Yet the protests have already elicited a remarkably hysterical reaction from Wall Street, the super-rich in general, and politicians and pundits who reliably serve the interests of the wealthiest hundredth of a percent.

This is so perfect. The plutocrats should be worried.

Filed under Paul Krugman Occupy Wall Street Politics plutocrats we are the 99 percent one percent protest economy economic crisis

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  3. poetfire said: The Occupy-inspired national discussion, debate and chatter is more like the Vietnam Era than anything I have experienced since. This has trancended the significance of little girls in wells, murders of blondes, storms and elections. Hence, my hope
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    Great article.
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    DAMN STRAIGHT MOTHERFUCKERS we are coming for your heads
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    Oh, yes indeedy. And it’s about time, too.
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