"The wealthy, not only by private fraud but also by common laws, do every day pluck and snatch away from the people some part of their daily living. Therefore, when I consider and weigh in my mind these commonwealths which nowadays do flourish, I perceive nothing but a certain conspiracy of rich men in procuring their own commodities under the name and authority of the commonwealth.

They invent and devise all means and crafts, first how to keep safely without fear of losing that which they have unjustly gathered together, and next how to hire and abuse the work and labor of the people for as little money and effort as possible."

Thomas More, Utopia

Friday, June 15, 2012

Hey Mr. Dimon, mind if we trouble you for a sec?

Jon Stewart's take on the US Senate's groveling performance before the real boss:


Anonymous said...

The rich control society, we know that and the politicians of both parties allow it to occur.


Anonymous said...

Coldie, come back!!!

I am still chuckling from the GOP convention. Also from BGA closing down the SLC web page.


Coldtype said...

That confab was certainly a barrel of laughs for sure but as we both are n o doubt aware the joke is on all of us since the Dems offer no alternatives. More on the way soon...