Sunday, September 19, 2010

The Suffering Rich

It seems that a certain Chicago law professor is outraged at the sacrifices he might be forced to make if Obama doesn't reduce his taxes like he would like to for the rest of the suffering working stiffs. Mr. Henderson, it seems, is forced to get by on $455,000 per year, and the grinding misery of his poverty is a heavy burden.

Brad DeLong (or DeLing), feels his pain, but thinks he forgot to plan for some things when he voted for GWB.


Paul Krugman looks at the roots of his psychic trauma and find rising inequality at the top.