The English Reformation was aptly described as a revolt of the rich against the poor. Henry basically gutted institutions that protect the poor and made sure the money went to him and his cronies. The English were taught to cheer for their oppressors as they got herded into cities and enjoyed the privilege of becoming the urban poor that Dickens would later chronicle. The Ruling Class made out like bandits. Because they were bandits.
And now, surprise!, we find that Michelle Obama’s Princeton classmate is executive at company that built Obamacare website.Don’t worry. What they lack in elementary competence, they make up for in brazen chutzpah.