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Gilded Ages

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A lawyer from Houston – a boomtown with relatively little in the way of social services – is suing a center for the homeless for… attracting the homeless.

Welcome to the new Gilded Age.

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One Response to “Gilded Ages”


  1. We’ve Been Here Before « Big Smoke
    on Jan 22nd, 2010
    @ 2:42 pm

    […] To speak of the vagaries of unfettered capitalism, Royal Carribean cruise lines have returned to stopping at Haiti’s ports of call, so that their revelers can partake in its “pristine beaches,” while its people starve. Ahh, the new Gilded Age. […]

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