Capitalism

So What If You Work Hard?

Hating those who are successful and blaming themĀ for the lack of success of others, has become a disturbing trend, especially among young people. I think part of the problem is the fact that many have subscribed to the false notion that if you work hard you will succeed. This is a lie that has been repeatedĀ so much that most don’t even question it. Continue reading

Guy to get $200 Million for Painting Some Murals. Is it Fair?

David Choe, seven years ago, accepted stock instead of money for painting murals on the walls of the very first Facebook office. Facebook is planning to go public this spring to raise about $5 billion. Choe’s shares are estimated to be worth about $200 million!

I can hear the haters now. “It’s not fair. There are so many people who have no money, and this guy gets $200 million for painting some walls.” Continue reading