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Mitt Romney’s (r) privilege gets dissected in thirty seconds by Massachusetts U.S. Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren (D):

Starting at 4:13 in the video:

Lawrence O’Donnell: Do you understand the income category that Mitt Romney is in?

Elizabeth Warren (D): Yeah, actually, I think I do understand it. And that is that Mitt Romney pays fourteen percent of his income in taxes. And people who get out there and work for a living pay twenty-five, twenty-eight, thirty, thirty-three percent. I get it. Mitt Romney gets a better deal than any of the rest of us because he manages to earn his income in a way that has been specially protected for rich folks. I think that’s wrong….

Are you paying attention, Claire?