Big props to Donna Massaro …

… for turning me on to this video.

First, I agree with 98% of what the man is saying.

Second, it doesn’t just apply to other nations. The political process in America oozes this stuff. The so-called leaders believe if they say the right things, utter the proper soundbites, the vast majorities will merely nod and continue on with consumerism. Which is true—we do. So what if Wall Street has bilked us for billions? so what is the GOP is trying to crush unions in the name of disarming the lower and middle classes? So what if the Supreme Court has given coporations the power to lord over everything.

Eat your hamburgers!

Buy your cars!

Watch Dancing With The Stars!

Everything will be OK.