Kristof - Save the Fat Cats - NYTimes.comLovely. Of course our market has been basically flatline since about 2000, so maybe there's hope.
....For those of you accustomed to bull markets, who think we’re sure to come out of this quickly, remember this: Japan’s main stock index is still less than one-third of its level of 19 years ago...
Something I didn't know:
....A starting point would be to remove tax subsidies on executive pay .... The Institute for Policy Studies in Washington estimates that U.S. taxpayers every year provide more than $20 billion in tax subsidies for executive pay....So why didn't I know this? Is it common knowledge? What else don't I know?