A reader writes:
I saw this picture…
…and it succinctly gives the lie to the notion, propounded by capitalist cultists, that the market magically makes everything better–as we approach the high holy day of Western materialism in which we honor Mammon, Spendmas.
But don’t worry, we are assured of the following:
Step 1. Farm out work to sweatshops overseas while cutting said jobs at home.
Step 2. ???
Step 3. PROFIT, err, every one wins, enter the Terrestrial Paradise, etc.
The natural state of the fallen human race–apart from the gospel–is slavery. As our civilization de-Christianizes, it will naturally lapse back into support for slavery. Expect lots of blah blah about our holy and sacred “job creators”.