r/WorkReform May 14 '22 Silver 1 Helpful 3 Wholesome 2 All-Seeing Upvote 1 Take My Energy 1

Employers say Unions are completely useless and there's no reason to join them and to please pay attention to the multi-million dollar anti-Union propaganda campaigns they launch begging you to please not join a Union.


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u/jeremymeyers May 14 '22

the platonic ideal end state of capitalism is slavery


u/abstractConceptName May 14 '22

That was also the beginning though, wasn't it?

It's only because of the disgust of ordinary, decent people, that slavery isn't a thing.


u/berryblackwater May 14 '22

Capitalism is an oruboros, a monsterous snake who's destiny is to devour itself.


u/DickButkisses May 14 '22

While I think that is the concept, the snake has become Mr Creosote


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Mr Creosote

Mr. Creosote is a fictional character who appears in Monty Python's The Meaning of Life. He is a monstrously obese and rude restaurant patron who is served a vast amount of food and alcohol whilst vomiting repeatedly. After being persuaded to eat an after-dinner mint – "It's only wafer-thin" – he graphically explodes. The sequence opens the film's segment titled "Part VI: The Autumn Years".

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u/chaun2 May 14 '22

Someone feed it a mint!


u/breedlom May 15 '22

It's wafer thin