’99 percent’ occupies cultural lexicon

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Whatever else the Occupy Wall Street movement might accomplish, the phrase “We are the 99 percent” has gained a spot in the political and cultural lexicon.

Within days of the Occupy Wall Street movement, politicians were already using the phrase, the New York Times reports.

Income calculators, Google searches and music playlists soon reflected the change.

Read more at the New York Times.