“We don’t believe in laws like the law of large numbers.” —Apple CEO Tim Cook
The red line in the chart above, writes Timesman David Leonhardt in Our Broken Economy, in One Simple Chart, “captures the rise in inequality better than any other chart or simple summary that I’ve seen.”
I don’t have a neat point to make about the soaring red line and Apple’s growth trajectory. Or about income inequality and the law of LOL numbers. All I know is that something is broken.