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Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins: Being Rich In America Is Like Being Jewish In Nazi Germany

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Venture capitalist Tom Perkins compares the demonization of being rich in America to the treatment of Jews in Nazi Germany. OK.


‘V For Vendetta’ Writer Alan Moore Recorded A Song In Support Of The Occupy Movement


Alan Moore, author of "Watchmen" and "V For Vendetta," has released a single in support of the Occupy movement and Anonymous, in time for Guy Fawkes' night.

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Alan Moore Greets Occupy V Masks Head-On, Awkward or Inspiring?

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Despite how <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/11/frank-miller-wants-occupy-hippies-to-get-off-his-lawn">other graphic novelists</a> may feel, Alan Moore has made it apparent that <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2011/12/alan-moore-and-frank-miller-get-in-an-occupy-slapfight">he doesn't mind</a> the whole Occupy Movement thing.

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Jay-Z’s Relentless Pursuit Of Cabbage Immortalized On Totem Pole Of Greed


When Jay-Z's Rocawear clothing line <a href="http://animalnewyork.com/2011/11/jay-zs-occupy-all-streets-t-shirt-removed-from-rocawear-site/">began selling "Occupy All Streetz" t-shirts </a>for $22 a pop a couple of weeks ago, many assumed that proceeds from the sales of the shirts would at least partially benefit the Occupy Wall Street movement.

The Occupy Wall Street Protests Have Turned Ugly

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As you may have heard, <a href="http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/17/protesters-and-officers-clash-near-wall-street/?hp#more-confrontations-in-zuccotti-park&pagewanted=all">things turned contentious today</a> with the Occupy Wall Street protests, as dozens were arrested in New York after protesters took to the streets in an effort to disrupt the typical symmetry of things in downtown Manhattan -- <a href="http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/17/protesters-and-officers-clash-near-wall-street/?hp#more-confrontations-in-zuccotti-park&pagewanted=all">clashing with the NYPD in the process</a>.

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Meme Watch: Rage Face Cop Has Had Enough Of Your Sh*t


In the hours after the NYPD methodically raided the Occupy Wall treet encampment in downtown Manhattan on Monday night, a photo emerged of a cop with a case of rage face like few I'd ever seen before.


Colbert On The Demise Of Occupy Wall Street


If anyone was going to "cheer" the demise of Occupy Wall Street, it was going to be Stephen Colbert, who famously visited Zucotti Park a couple of weeks ago <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/media/2011/11/stephen-colbert-visited-occupy-wall-street-disguised-as-che-guevera/">disguised as Che Guevara</a>.

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Questlove Will Forever Be Occupy Wall Street’s Paul Revere


As you may have heard, last night thousands of NYPD officers in riot gear <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/16/nyregion/police-begin-clearing-zuccotti-park-of-protesters.html?_r=1&hp">raided the Occupy Wall Street encampment</a> at Zuccotti Park in downtown Manhattan.

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Morning Links: Wizard World Austin, Gina Carano’s Womb, More

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This is what happens when you get excited about meeting a Power Ranger.

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Frank Miller is a delusional, curmudgeonly old A-hole

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Frank Miller (above left, with Robert Rodriguez) is a graphic artist whose 300 and Sin City inspired the tone of at least three years worth of movie projects before he flamed out into one-dimensional self-parody (to say nothing of The Spirit, which is probably the best thing you could say about The Spirit).


This Foul-Mouthed Irishman In Need Of A Pint Should Really Be The Spokesman For Occupy Wall Street

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I want to spend a weekday afternoon pounding pints in a centuries-old bar in the Irish countryside with this guy.


Occupying the Links With The Best Photoshop Ever


(click to enlarge) ‘Women Struggling To Drink Water’ Is The New ‘Women Laughing Alone With Salad’ |<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/11/women-struggling-to-drink-water-is-the-new-women-laughing-alone-with-salad/" target="blank">UPROXX</a>| Louis C.


Morning Links: Now Only 90% About Wrestling


Links ACW: Beyond Good & Evil 2011 - You really want to see Rachel Summerlyn dressed as Buffy the Vampire Slayer.


Oh, So *This* Is Why Some People Hate Occupy Wall Street

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As Brett noted yesterday on UPROXX, Stephen Colbert infiltrated Occupy Wall Street <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/media/2011/11/stephen-colbert-visited-occupy-wall-street-disguised-as-che-guevera/" target="_blank">dressed up as Che Guevara</a> for a segment on "The Colbert Report.


Walter White Is The 99%


Sorry <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/10/99-percent-parodies-that-dont-suck/">Ken Jennings</a>.

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Stephen Colbert Visited Occupy Wall Street Disguised As Che Guevara

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Okay, so this is probably one of the funniest Colbert stunts I've ever seen: he went down to Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan disguised as Che Guevara so he could "blend in.

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50 Cent Voices His Support For The Occupy Wall Street Movement

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There have been plenty of celebrities who've come out to voice support for the Occupy Wall Street movement, but few have been all that surprising.

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Ken Jennings Is The 99% And Other 99% Parodies That Don’t Suck

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Thanks to years of training to act aloof in order to pick up chicks it's tough for me to give a sh*t about the <a href="http://wearethe99percent.tumblr.com/" target="_blank">"I am the 99%" images</a> that have come to be so popular over the last month.


How Your Occupy Wall Street Media Coverage Sausage Gets Made

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If you ever wanted some insight into how editorial decisions regarding the Occupy Wall Street movement -- or just about anything for that matter -- are made at major news organizations like the New York Times and Fox News, then <a href="http://www.jest.com/video/52363/where-occupy-wall-street-headlines-come-from">Jest.com's "Where Occupy Wall Street Headlines Come From"</a> will provide just that.

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MTV Doing Something… Relevant?

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It feels like a long, long time since MTV did anything to make young people think critically about something that actually matters, but the network actually embedded cameras with three Occupy Wall Street protesters for two weeks, and the resultant footage will be shown on "True Life: I'm Occupying Wall Street," set to air Saturday, November 5th.

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