Category Archives: War on the Rich

Class Warfare at Tea Time

If you’re retired you can find yourself keeping an eye on CNBC – the business channel – during the day. It not as if you watch the shows that explain everything, or purport to, but it’s always on in the … Continue reading

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How Things Happen

It may have never happened, but it might have happened – or it should have happened. It’s Paris in the twenties. Imagine the Café de Flore or some such place, or Sylvia Beach’s bookshop (with James Joyce spooking around in … Continue reading

Posted in AIG Bonus Scandal, Allen Greenspan, Americans and Wealth, Americans' Ambiguity Regarding the Rich, Ayn Rand, Greed is Good, Respecting Our Betters - the Wealthy, The Rich Are Different, War on the Rich, Wealth and Guilt | Leave a comment