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About half of the country, mostly middle-class, is enjoying the course set by Rutte which is gradually and inexorably destroying the social fabric that was carefully built over 70 years. Yet many people still rather have Rutte. We've enjoyed extraordinary equality of income over the past years, but I would not be surprised that the coming years there will be a watershed.
The economics of I got mine, fuck you marches on...

If you are not convinced, try it on someone who has not been entirely debauched by economics. — Piero Sraffa
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Sep 13th, 2012 at 03:55:55 AM EST

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