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Old 01-14-2007, 02:48 AM   #42
Emperor Devon
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Originally Posted by Samnmax221
The system you love oh so much only encourages behavior like that, even more so than in crony capitalism.
The supposed versions have.

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Originally Posted by Tyrion
In a sense, though, his hard work would have had far more returns if he had put more effort into improving his weakness-in this case, his people skills- and finding someone who could market his product to various companies.
In this case, however, his actual skill in developing the product was irrelevant. Quite the contrary to the capitalist ideal of "Work = $$$."

It wouldn't seem fair to most people that he had ability and suffered for it, but capitalism is hardly a fair system.


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