[ExI] dead weight
rafal.smigrodzki at gmail.com
Thu May 16 03:23:30 UTC 2019
On Wed, May 15, 2019 at 10:57 PM Will Steinberg <steinberg.will at gmail.com>
> On Wed, May 15, 2019, 10:33 <spike at rainier66.com> wrote:
>> If 8 people have more gold than 3.8 billion poor, that isn’t a problem.
> Oh stop. Gold is viciously fungible. Gold = money = power = work/time.
> If 8 people can do more work in a second than 3.8 billion, something is
> very fucked up.
> And... something is very fucked up. Just ask Gaia how the cancer is going.
### Let's run with it for a moment: Who produces more pollution, these 8
evil rich or these 3.8 billion friends of the planet? Who poaches more
endangered elephants, the execrable Mr Gates or the 500,000,000 Africans
that are his equivalent? Who has a bigger carbon footprint, the monstrous
Mr Bezos or a half billion Green sympathizers?
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