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As I write this, Thomas Piketty's book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" is No. 1 on It's been deemed an "important book" by a bunch of smart people. Why not? It validates many of the preconceived notions progressives have about capitalism: Inequality is growing. Mobility is shrinking. Meritocracy is dead. We all live in a sprawling zero-sum fallacy. The book has also sparked nonstop conversation in political and media circles. Though it's best to ...

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