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  • 23 Sep 2011 at 11:56 AM

Michael Moore: “The Super Rich Are Kleptomaniacs”

“There’s a branch of Chase in your town. There’s a branch of Bank of America. There’s nothing preventing you from organizing outside that branch, with signs, with possibly even civil disobedience, to make your voices heard. They think they’re going to get away with these, these people who stole pensions funds of the american public, who stole the future of our kids and grandkids. They think–they’re kleptomaniacs. They think they’re going to get away with it. they have taken our democracy and formed it into a kleptocracy. Believe me, they’re not done yet. there’s a reason why corp american is holding 2 trillion in cash in their bank accounts…they know. The smart rich know they can only build the gates so high.” [RCP]

  • 08 Mar 2011 at 10:45 AM

Carl Icahn Returning Money To Investors

According to Carl, he’s still shaken by the losses of 2008- those of investors, not his own- and wants to wash his hands of this whole thing. Letter via Dealbook:

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