- Ewwww...Poor People
I'm gonna need some help with this. A new app dropped this week and it has the whole Internet up in arms with righteous indignation and moral outrage. Thing is, it's actually pretty useful (or will be when it emerges from Beta testing). The app ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Sep 10 2013 - 6:45am - 42 comments
- An Econ Professor, Prospective IB's, And The 99%
It’s almost been a year since I began with WSO and I think I’ve come to get a feeling about what’s it’s like to go through the IB process. Perhaps some go into college with nothing more than a pipe dream of owning a corner office as head of an IB team. At ...
Blog entry - GMngmt - Feb 10 2013 - 3:57pm - 4 comments
- Concessions for Taxing The 1%
In the near future, the bush tax cuts will expire and another debt ceiling debate will begin. With that being said, I just do not see the top 1%, or even the.01%, escaping higher taxes. Though, is there any way America can coax the rich into willfully ...
Blog entry - M Friedman - Dec 14 2011 - 3:22pm - 121 comments
- The Wealthy are Underpaid
The New York Times Magazine recently published a particularly interesting and timely piece on the role and importance of the wealthy in our nation. Writer Adam Davidson interviewed former Bain Capital employee Edward Conard, whose book "Unintended ...
Forum topic - Cola Coca - May 4 2012 - 11:00pm - 20 comments
- A Banker Leaves a 1% Tip to Show Disdain for 99%
Hello everyone, Today, it surfaced that a banker who was outed by an employee left a 1% tip at a restaurant and then left an insulting statement on the receipt for the waiter as well. Seems he hates the 99% and wallows in being in the top 1%. Here's ...
Forum topic - TraderDaily - Feb 25 2012 - 10:07am - 39 comments
- We need a sugartax!
This is disgusting. Why can't people eat healthier and work out a couple of days a week? I don't want to pay even more taxes to fund lazy fatasses http://www.zerohedge.com/news/no-country-thin-men-75-americans-be-obese-2020 ...
Forum topic - addicted2STARBUCKS - Mar 26 2012 - 12:11pm - 14 comments
- Peter Schiff takes on the 99%
Peter Schiff of Euro Pacific Capital, Inc has a pretty good exchange with some of the 99% Enjoy. http://mrctv.org/videos/peter-schiff-takes-99 ...
Forum topic - Nobama88 - Oct 26 2011 - 5:43pm - 25 comments
- No, Entrepreneurs Like Steve Jobs Do Not 'Create Jobs'
An interesting article given the current debate over extending and expanding the Obama payroll tax cut at the expense of top earners. As a serial entrepreneur and MBB vet (just so you don't think I'm a pinko), I wholeheartedly agree. ...
Forum topic - Reset - Dec 11 2011 - 11:58am - 6 comments
- I found them! 1% tshirts
Not affiliated. This is going around through facebook at my school. http://www.printfection.com/theonepercent The occupy wall street ones are pretty good ...
Forum topic - Souper - Oct 10 2011 - 7:27pm - 7 comments
- Show me the funny! 1
Blog entry - oldgil - Jan 30 2012 - 8:11pm