Aug 23 2012

Occupy video: The Emperor really is naked, and all you have to do is get people to look

Posted by: Nick Shaxson in: Thoughts

The Occupy Handbook describes itself as a talked-about source for understanding why 1% of the people in America take almost a quarter of the nation’s income and the long-term effects of a protest movement that even the objects of its attack can find little fault with.

Now take a look at this short, accompanying video. In the words of Paul Krugman, talking on the video:

“The Emperor really is naked, and all you have to do is get people to look.”

2 comments so far

rayduray 8rd August, 2012 6.22 pm


This appears to be significant:

Gawker Releases Trove of Records on 21 Romney-Owned Bain Caymans Entities

As a public service, I’m pointing to an important post at Gawker on some Mitt Romney investments that he has until now managed to shield from scrutiny. I hope qualified NC readers will put some of the pieces together and share your conclusions with Gawker as well as with NC readers in commen…


Kenneth Thomas 8th August, 2012 8.28 am

The Gawker documents also show for the first time that Bain established 5 blocker corporations to enable someone (Romney? we don’t know yet) to avoid the unrelated business income tax.

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