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October 5th, 2011 by in Images, Links

5 Famous Hidden Song Meanings (That Are Total B.S.) – [Cracked]

5 Facts You Should Know About the Wealthiest 1% of Americans[AlterNet]

The 13 Best Tweets From #OccupySesameStreet[BuzzFeed]

14 More Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent[Mental Floss]

Unions Endorse, Will Join Occupy Wall Street Protests[CNN]

Several unions endorsed the two-week-old Occupy Wall Street movement and plan to join the protesters’ street theater in New York on Wednesday, labor leaders said.

“It’s really simple. These young people on Wall Street are giving voice to many of the problems that working people in America have been confronting over the last several years,” Larry Hanley, international president of the Amalgamated Transit Union, which has 20,000 member in the New York area, told CNN.

“These young people are speaking for the vast majority of Americans who are frustrated by the bankers and brokers who have profited on the backs of hard-working people,” Hanley added in a statement. “While we battle it out day after day, month after month, the millionaires and billionaires on Wall Street sit by — untouched — and lecture us on the level of our sacrifice.”

The Reddit Invasion (Infographic) – [Blame It On The Voices]

Oktoberfest 2011 (Photos) – [The Big Picture]

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