The politics of covetousness: Tim Rutten sez ‘Eat the rich’ [Darleen Click]

“Approximately 80% of America’s millionaires – those affluent people who are getting “unnecessary and unfair” tax rates – are first generation affluent. Not to mention “about two-thirds of American millionaires are self-employed” and these businesses — from welding to farming — aren’t the stuff of proggie-stereotypes, ie Wall Streeters lighting up cigars with $100 bills.”

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