Originally Posted by Rohirrim
If this country was an ecosystem, say a pond for example, the wealth would be algae, and it would cover the surface of the pond in a thick slime, choking out all life beneath.
Like Blart's thread shows, 31% of oil company revenue comes from churning their own stock. Think they're the only corporation doing that?
America is now nothing more than the host to an economy of parasites.
All superpowers come susceptible to financialization of their economy, it happended to the Brits, the Dutch, etc...
This is still one if the few laces where you can carve out an excellent life if you are smart and don't waste your money on stupid things... I don't care about super wealthy, the few always win and hoard resources, that will never change do why fret.... Slice your own pie, live and let live, right