motherjones:

Octopi Wall Street!
Matt Taibbi famously described Goldman Sachs  as “a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity,” but the first comparisons of moneyed interests to voracious tentacled creatures date back to the Gilded Age. A visual history of depicting corporate America as scary cephalopds.

This is … man, so damn great

motherjones:

Octopi Wall Street!

Matt Taibbi famously described Goldman Sachs as “a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity,” but the first comparisons of moneyed interests to voracious tentacled creatures date back to the Gilded Age. A visual history of depicting corporate America as scary cephalopds.

This is … man, so damn great