Why do people like class warfare so much? Because class warfare is fun! It's fun to comfort yourself with the thought that people with more money than you are stupid, or undersexed, or coke addicts, or have wimpy little T-rex arms, or, especially, are uncool. Everyone enjoys this game, even the Drudge Report, despite the current conservative talking point that President Obama is waging class warfare with his deficit reduction plan. And last night the top story: "EAST WING BLING: MICHELLE O'S $42,000 DIAMOND CUFFS."
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