I viewed online courses and the internet much like I do telecommuting - it was an innovation that would lead to genuine, revolutionary changes that would DRASTICALLY improve the lives of millions of Americans. Telecommuting would eliminate rush hour, lower companies' lease expenses, and improve family stability beyond what any government program ever could. It would usher in a new golden age of America, and its people would live dramatically improved lives for it.
Ergo, just like telecommuting held great promise for humanity, so to did online colleges and education.
Not once is it suggested that people who are so stupid as to sign up for a 25%, 7 year auto loan on a USED CAR are the ones responsible and, like liberal arts majors, deserve to have their financial lives ruined for the rest of their life.
The fact the media and people are automatically programmed to think these people are victims only reinforces my "let it burn" attitude and commitment to enjoying the decline.
None of them make money (because, they're well...currencies) "New technologies" and fancy tech talk are the reasons they have value. If you don't understand it, don't worry, I guess it's just over your head.
Understand that nearly all of the left's reasoning and rationality for the theft of other people's money is based on victimhood. And this victimhood is defined by a trait or characteristic you were born with or have that is outside of your control.
Your race. Your sex. Your gender. And the newest and fastest-growing trait, your made up mental illness.
This allows a leftist (regardless of stripe) to intellectually-dishonestly claim they are oppressed by the "majority" and are not only disadvantaged, but are also entitled to special privileges in society AND some of the majority's money. Furthermore, if ... Captain Capitalism
July 14, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
I know it's a bit dated, but a friendly reminder to you boys, women with horses are not mentally stable. Combined that with being a teeeeeaaaacheerrrrrr and there's nothing but trouble waiting for you ahead.