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Response to RKP5637 (Original post)

Tue Dec 11, 2012, 02:26 PM

37. United States (by Hasbro)

Anyone else notice the mildly frightening similarities between how every single Monopoly game seems to end and the direction this country seems to be headed?

You know... how one player inevitably gets the best properties and begins stacking them with houses, pummeling the other players with bills. Then when they're finally able to put hotels on each of them the other players are dropping like flies, just trying to pass Go or barter their crap properties. If the baron is nice enough they'll even cut you a break when you land on Boardwalk or give you a little money to keep you in the game longer (credit cards?).

Seriously....

We're about to become the most socially and economically unequal "developed" country in the world if we aren't already. Wealth inequality is the worst it's been and still getting worse. The Middle Class is getting more and more pinched. The Lower Class is growing and gets shat on daily. How much longer can they prop this game up before everyone just says FUCK IT and the pitchforks are raised and guillotines rolled out?

Sadly, I bet a lot of the crazily armed right-wing nut jobs are so indoctrinated that they would rush to their defense to stop the red tide of "Communists".

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