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Life's Different for the Super Rich

George Heymont | Posted 02.22.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

Earlier this year, OpenTab Productions presented the West Coast premiere of Enron 2012. Using some superb puppets designed by Miyaka Cochrane, the production was directed by Ben Euphrat with a fury appropriate to the greedy tale of what happened to "the smartest guys in the room."

Plutocrats Want to Own Your Vote

Bill Moyers | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Bill Moyers

Back in the first the Gilded Age, in the 19th century, bosses in company towns lined up their workers and marched them to vote as a bloc. Now, the Gilded Age is back , with a vengeance. Welcome to the plutocracy -- the remains of the ol' USA.

Romney and Ryan and Respect for Workers

Lee A. Saunders | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics
Lee A. Saunders

Fox executives think stripping workers of their livelihoods is a creative and entertaining idea. In reality it is another sign that workers need their voices heard in the struggle to maintain their dignity.

Anti-Obama CEO On His Employees: 'They're Like My Children, And I'm The Jewish Mother'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.15.2012 | Business

By now it’s pretty clear that infamous Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel is not a fan of President Obama. What's not so clear is why, given that his...

I'm With Stupid: Trying to Influence Elections, One Threat at a Timeshare

Todd Hartley | Posted 12.12.2012 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

The poor and the middle class don't have a problem with the American Dream, and they don't hate the rich. They'd like to be rich some day, and with hard work and a couple of breaks, they still believe they can get there.

CEO Who Told His Workers To Vote For Obama, Or Else, Says He Wasn't Trying To Intimidate Them

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.15.2012 | Business

For Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel, telling his employes they’ll lose their jobs if President Obama is reelected isn’t a threat. It’s a fact....

Florida Mogul: I Was 'Personally Responsible' For Bush's 2000 Victory

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

Chalk this one up as an unfortunate slip-of-tongue. David Siegel, the Florida real estate mogul behind timeshare company Westgate Resorts, claims t...