"And when the tax fight is over, one way or another, you can be sure that the people currently defending the incomes of the elite will go back to demanding cuts in Social Security and aid to the unemployed. America must make hard choices, they’ll say; we all have to be willing to make sacrifices.
But when they say 'we,' they mean 'you.' Sacrifice is for the little people."
—Paul Krugmn in today's NY Times (for full article, well worth reading, go here)