Charts Of The Day
Kevin Drum sees this and weeps.
My god! The rich aren’t paying any taxes any more! Look at how steep those lines are! Those greedy rich bastards are getting off easy!
Or, maybe if you rescale the image, you make a different point (my apologies for an inability to make a chart, this in Excel is about the limit of my skillz):
Ahh, now I see. It hasn’t changed much, has it?
But that whole line is far higher than it should be! Those greedy Washington bastards think they deserve 30% of our hard-earned money!