Replace asset inflation/bubble for Ponzi scheme and this sounds to me very similar to what EJ says. LET IT DIE: Rushkoff on the economy.
The thing that is dying—the corporatized model of commerce—has not, nor has it ever been, supportive of the real economy. It wasn’t meant to be.

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Using future tax dollars to give banks more money to lend out at interest is robbing from the poor to pay the rich to rob from the poor.

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The current financial crisis is the best opportunity we have had in a very long time for a bloodless revolution against the faceless fascism under which we have been living, unaware, for much too long. Let us seize the day.
The last paragraph is optimistic. That's why I like it.