The great Charles P. Pierce pays tribute to Occupy--which seemingly sat out the election but still influenced it greatly, with its 99% rhetoric more than a year ago. He traces the victories of several key candidates to this (perhaps stretching the point a little), and notes that the "47% video" would not have had the impact it did--was it the true turning point?--without the 1% labeling of Occupy.
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