What Percentage Income Are You?

With all the talk about the 1% in recent months, it’s been pretty common to wonder where we all measure up compared to that famous percentage of wealth. The New York Times has put out two graphics analyzing what the wealth distribution of the nation really looks like. Click on the links below to try them yourselves.

TabloidTruths • 6 years ago

Activists Turn 85 Bank Of America ATMs Into "Truth Machines"

Members of San Francisco's Rainforest Action Network covered 85 Bank of America ATM screens with overlay stickers, the environmental organization reported, to create awareness of "everything BoA customers' money is being used for."

Brian Abrams • 6 years ago

Police Clear One Man From Occupy "Site" In Texas

My hometown paper reported yesterday that "police confiscated signs and other items from the Occupy Fort Worth site" yesterday -- but there was just, like, one guy there. "Before it got cold maybe six dudes were hangin' out," one local told BuzzFeed. "They were about as distracting to motorists as those guys dressed in gorilla costumes waving around vacuum-for-sale signs." Check out the before/after photos of the sleepy Texas town's "site" below.

Brian Abrams • 6 years ago