All Further Articles for 2012-09-17

Monday, September 17, 2012
Raw Mittens: My Job Is Not to Worry About the Pathetic Mooching Half of the U.S. Who Think They're Entitled to Food and Health Care
Unaware he was being recorded, Mitt Romney told a small group of rich donors at a fundraiser what he really thinks of the sorry 47% of Americans he thinks will vote for Obama - all the losers who "are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims (and) the government has a responsibility to care for them." Unbelievable. Whoops, there goes the election. Great scoop from Mother Jones. "There are 47 percent (who) believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you-name-it. That that's an entitlement. And the government should give it to them." Update: More on the fundraiser's hedge fund host, and the naked pool parties he holds at his $500,000/month ocean shack. And hilarity on Twitter ensues : "Romney's campaign is so dead the Mormons just baptized it."
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Still Here
On the one-year anniversary of the Occupy movement, protests, arrests, live blog and, to remind us wherein it sprang, ten key charts documenting today's enduring, often growing economic inequality.
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