costs of living since 1978 meme

Misleading With Inflation Since 1978

Courtesy of The Other 98%, with over 17,000 likes and 50,000 shares. This meme compares various cost of living increases since 1978 with the corresponding changes in wages. According to the meme, important staples have…

Repealing Obamacare Meme

The Obamacare Repeal Study

This meme claims there’s a new study that repealing Obamacare will kill millions of jobs, harm the economy and add to the deficit. Analysis reveals the study is flawed.

Patents and the Polio Vaccine

Courtesy of Mental Floss, with over 18,000 likes and 5,300 shares.  This meme is generally shared as an indictment on capitalism, to show how the polio vaccine was created without concern to profit, contrasted with…