That's just sad, but ... hey, whaddya gonna do, man?
Closer to home, the market is up & corporations are literally doing better than ever.
We're so lucky we got out of the job market just before it disappeared.[S]tock markets are thriving even as the economy is barely growing and unemployment remains stubbornly high.
With millions still out of work, companies face little pressure to raise salaries, while productivity gains allow them to increase sales without adding workers.
Even the obvious won't get any of them angry. Are there tranquilizers in the water?
And here's strike three:
Whatever is in the water sublimates class struggle so well it must be stronger than Valium. One bright spot: The useful idiots have already eliminated the bourgeoisie, saving us the trouble. We're all lumpen now!