Monday, June 7, 2010

wealth fact of the day

A Tiny Revolution: There's A Feeling Of Boredom/Of The Big Whoredom: "From 1950 to 1970, for example, for every additional dollar earned by the bottom 90 percent, those in the top 0.01 percent earned an additional $162, according to the Times analysis. From 1990 to 2002, for every extra dollar earned by those in the bottom 90 percent, each taxpayer at the top brought in an extra $18,000."