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The Vile Plutocrat has received some scattershot criticism for "selling t-shirts" in our efforts to "get rich like the people we criticize". As laughable as this statement is, I still feel the need to clarify a handful of points.
Reality Number 1
Designing, developing, writing, illustrating, and maintaining a web site, let alone a news-style web site, is a massive commitment. Over the course of the past year, I have spent well over 500 hours of my own time making this site a reality. This