Nice Work If You Can Get It

And, as the old song goes, you can get it if you try. Story here.

This should be instructive! (Economics 101: If you subsidize something, you get more of it.)

P.S. Nick Land comments here.

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3 Comments

  1. Whitewall says

    Maybe we are to simply hand ourselves over to Islam and strive to look intelligent/bewildered in the process. After all, it would be oh so orderly. I think I’ll pass.

    Posted March 31, 2016 at 12:55 pm | Permalink
  2. Dom says

    “The money is a big part,” Holmes says. “I can’t count the number of times it has kept me from . . . doing what I’ve got to do. It stopped me from going to hit that liquor [store] or this, you feel me, it’s a relief to not have to go do this and endanger my life for a little income, you feel me?”

    You feel him, Whitewall?

    Posted March 31, 2016 at 7:39 pm | Permalink
  3. Whitewall says

    Dom, I feel him alright. Extortion must be an art form?

    Posted March 31, 2016 at 9:59 pm | Permalink