OCCUPY was a year too late

The whole #OWS Occupy Movement while important, seems to have happened a year to late. In 2010, the law firm of Steven J Baum, threw a Halloween party. What better way to show contempt for the American people than to dress like them for halloween? Before we get to the pictures, lets give a brief introduction to the law firm of Steven J Baum.

Steven J Baum is what is commonly referred to as a “foreclosure mill” firm, meaning it represents banks and mortgage servicers as they attempt to foreclose on homeowners and evict them from their homes. Steven J. Baum is, in fact, the largest such firm in New York; it represents virtually all the giant mortgage lenders, including Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo.

Here are the good folks of Steven J Baum:

When asked about these pictures, a company spokesperson said:

“It has been suggested that some employees dress in … attire that mocks or attempts to belittle the plight of those who have lost their homes,” the statement read. “Nothing could be further from the truth.”

These are the people that the right wing blogosphere and fox news protects, these are the people who paul ryan worships, these are the people who the Oakland Police seriously injured an Iraq war veteran for, etc… How is that ok?


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