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It's the central myth of US culture: Horatio Alger and self-made men.  It's all crap and has mostly been a tool to control the working classes, but even the death of the middle class and all mobility but downward hasn't killed it.
by rifek on Mon Sep 28th, 2015 at 10:54:25 PM EST
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