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This NY Times Trend Piece On Rich People Hiring Culinary Advisors For Nannies Is A Call For Revolution

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I'm not sure if this trend piece in today's New York Times was intended to spark a violent peasant uprising, but it should. It's time for the torches and pitchforks, people.

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Mark Cuban’s Interview With Howard Stern Was Delightful

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Mark Cuban sat down for an interview with Howard Stern this week. it was one of the more revealing looks into the life of a filthy rich person you'll hear.

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Goldman Sachs Resignation Letter Inspires Brilliant Star Wars Parody

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By now you've probably noticed that the rich in America -- the "1%" if you will -- live differently than the rest of us, the lowly 99%.

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Apple Is Essentially Printing Money AND Growing It On Trees

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In case you haven't heard, yesterday was the day that Mitt Romney finally released his tax returns -- after several years of being urged to -- <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/25/us/politics/romneys-tax-returns-show-21-6-million-income-in-10.html">revealing himself to be filthy rich</a>.

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The Globe and Mail Makes Fun of Celebrity Excess Through the Lens of Occupy Wall Street

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<a rel="attachment wp-att-39862" href="http://www.uproxx.com/media/2011/10/the-globe-and-mail-makes-fun-of-celebrity-excess-through-the-lens-of-occupy-wall-street/attachment/project-mayhem/"> As the Occupy Wall Street movement has grown, I've wanted the whole thing to take a Project Mayhem-like turn, with the common man finding new ways to strike at corporations and the upper class. ("We cook your meals, we haul your trash, we connect your calls, we drive your ambulances. We guard you while you sleep. Do not... f**k with us.") Alas, no Wall Street traders have been threatened to have their balls removed (to my knowledge), but the internet found a hero at Toronto's Globe and Mail.  The G&M published its "<a href="http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/arts/celebrity-photos/celebrity-photos-of-the-week-oct-12/article2197635/" target="_blank">celebrity photos of the week</a>" with subversive captions like this: Week Five of the Occupy Wall Street movement finds couture-and-pearls-bedecked actress Elizabeth McGovern preoccupied with America's growing income disparity at the New York Film Festival premiere of "My Week With Marilyn" in a swank New York City hotel on Sunday.


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