Shocker 'o the day #greedheads

Shocker 'o the day

by digby

It turns out that when you cut taxes on the rich their incomes go up.  Who would have guessed?

That's from a week-long series at Mother Jones about the effects of income inequality.  

I thought this one was particularly interesting:

That proverbial rising tide is really a giant wave. The wealthy are comfortably riding it on their multi-million dollar yachts while the rest of us are strapped to the keel. Sure, you could say we rise with that wave too but we're still under the water.