The Marauding Band Plays Wall Street

To the occupier whom the taxpayer must endure on his way to earning the dividends of fair share, with apologies to Elizabeth Warren: There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own.  Nobody.  You started a revolution out there - good for you. But I want to be clear.  You got to Wall Street on the roads the rest of us paid for, in transportation that was the invention, hard work, and investment of another.  You occupy streets, parks, and sidewalks the rest of us built and paid for, let alone travel to work upon so that we might support you.  You hired the protestors, union members, and anarchists that taxpayers inadvertently paid to educate.  You occupied a national landmark born of architectural and engineering visionaries, paid for by others.  You required removal by police force.  Police that the rest of us paid for.  You didn't have to worry that marauding bands would come because you are the pillaging marauding band of...(Read Full Post)