LAT: "The rich have gotten richer over the last three decades -- and the very rich have gotten very richer -- far outpacing the middle class, according to a new government study."
The news is all over the US media: income disparity grows exponentially. In America!
"Americans have been watching protests against oppressive regimes that concentrate massive wealth in the hands of an elite few. Yet in our own democracy, 1 percent of the people take nearly a quarter of the nation’s income—an inequality even the wealthy will come to regret."
There is another graph that shows the line escalating sharply. I will update this post later.
and a more amusing photo going around facebook: