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Up the Establishment

Let’s stipulate that Wall Street is currently occupied by dirty and dim-witted cretins.

But enough about bankers and brokers.

The temptation is to dismiss Wallstock as a bunch of unwashed bums, as some Republicans are doing, or to seek a means of politicizing Woodstreet, as the always crassly political but never intellectual Obama White House is attempting to do.

Shock and surprise, both are wrong.

The tea party, disgusted with the corruption of Washington and Wall Street, emerged from the populist right, refusing to subscribe to the nostrums of the Republican elected officials and their clueless advisers. Continue reading Up the Establishment