Yesterday, Dana Perino, Bush’s press secretary, declared that the AIG execs getting the $1 to $6.4 million dollar bonuses (on top of whatever the hell else they get) are “middle class” (thus deserving sympathy for their impoverishment).
Perhaps the lady noted in the following story is a buddy of Dana’s. Filene’s Basement girls.
HARTFORD, Conn. — A 36-year-old Swedish countess divorcing a former CEO says she cannot live on $43 million.
Marie Douglas-David, a former investment banker, says she has no income and needs her 67-year-old husband, George David, to pay her more than $53,000 a week _ more than most U.S. households make in a year _ to cover her expenses.