Oligarchy

Cross-posted at The Clarion Call.

Did you know that the board game Monopoly was created as a way to teach children about the evils of capitalism? It’s true— the original version was called “The Landlord’s Game,” and the “GO” space was labelled, “Labor Upon Mother Earth Produces Wages.”

So that must be why it’s only fun to play Monopoly if you’re the banker or get lucky and land on all the good properties early…

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