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So they tell lies about business at a fancy that -- you never hear lies about business sure all the time I mean one of the big lies about American businesses that.
Capitalism is over that the economic downturn proves that things are dead and that the for profit system doesn't work.
And Oliver Stone has been preaching this for years and years I think a lot of people instinctive.
Really -- root against business that you businesses.
Rich and taking stuff from the masses.
And I don't if you call it a lie.
-- means they're trying to trick us I think -- a lot of these guys.
In Hollywood who write -- scripts really believe this there they're raised and liberal institutions that say government good business.
Useful but largely evil has to be really couldn't the greed has to be control what went and that's.
You're you're right and a that a lot of people really believe it but that they believe it because they believe lies that's big -- number five in my book is the belief that.
Government treats people more.
And more fairly than business does.
And my big thing for that is just tried going into a Starbucks as opposed to going to your local DMV and -- we'll get better treatment the Department of Motor Vehicles.
We're at a coffee shop it's like President Obama gave -- speech.
At Arizona State University which excitement in my book which is deeply really.
He's speaking to business school graduates.
He says yeah a lot of you were gonna go on to the big corporate offices but some of you will follow a higher calling.
This is what is public service a hiring calling and then then actually.
We're starting a business that pays the bills of public service what whereas there -- some press this is public service well -- -- -- capitalism wrong.
I think first of -- -- And the movie wall streeters in the first version stone has -- Villa in the businessman defend greed greed.
For -- a -- word.
Is good this past year in the sequel to Wall Street Gekko gets out of jail and says someone.
Now it seems -- -- Now it seems it's legal what when did we ever have long.
Since you can't feel -- see this thing about greed -- my grandfather came to this country -- apparel maker.
And he wasn't greedy but he wanted more than anything else to get ahead at.
Where's the line between greed and ambition.
And they're all these Hollywood movies -- people try to get ahead.
And they're all greedy and Hollywood try to get rich right in the beauty of capitalism is the only way you couldn't.
Feed your -- get rich is to serve your customers well.
-- exactly if you're not providing other people.
And -- -- point you make all the time John and good for you god bless you for it.
Unless you were providing other people with a product or service that they want you go out of business.
And and this idea that the desire to make money.
Harming our country.
This is based on big lying and number two which is when the rich get richer the poor get poorer.
Well let's let's go to that that's -- -- -- the poor get poor me let's fresh Oliver Stone again in Wall Street he has Gordon -- say.
This when Charlie Sheen confronts him about his money -- How much is enough is not a question of enough out.
It's a zero sum game somebody wins somebody loses.
Money is so who lost -- made it simply yet transferred.
From one reception when.
No money no wealth is created.
It's just transferred but -- this is the exact core difference between a state just leftist point of view.
And people actually believe in the market system.
Is if you believe that when the rich get richer the poor get poorer than you believe that creating wealth closest poverty and you're -- -- Because -- -- look it's obvious any waitress working in in any restaurant understands that it doesn't help her.
If her -- considerably richer than her the restaurant owner is losing money you gotta root for them to make money if they're gonna create jobs.
But I can see how it's intuitive it's like there's this pie and if Bill Gates gets a big piece we get less people don't understand that.
Microsoft didn't make -- poor he -- thousands of new -- it's even people in the entertainment industry ought to be able to understand.
If -- honest a store a block of stores and all of a sudden there's one story that's making the best ice cream imaginable.
And their people lined up around the block if you had a stationery store nearby.
It helps you it doesn't hurt you.
One of the many movies that portrays capitalists is greedy and corrupt -- Syria and here's a clip -- an oil tycoon celebrates.
-- -- -- -- Eruption these government intrusion into market efficiencies in the former regular.
Decent fashion don't bring he got to the Nobel Prize -- is our protection.
Corruption keeps us -- from the whole question -- what are pretty surrounding here instead of -- over scraps of -- out in the street.
Is why we we.
It's what many people on the left and I think that Halliburton corruption.
And that's why they're rich are their corrupt businesses there are we we all know that I mean you don't even have to mention Enron -- -- Bernie Madoff and there's Jack Abramoff there was a -- they've -- the intersection between business and government there were two accountant who Jack Abramoff films this year.
One with Kevin Spacey.
No no -- went to see them.
But the point -- -- that is that yes there are corrupt businesses but does anyone want to hold up government.
As a standard of -- see more corruption in government when businesses are corrupt their customers get mad and they go out of business they go away government just gets more money -- one last example avatar are one of the most successful movies ever by James Cameron's when he.
Evil corporation that invades another planet to destroy actively extract.
It's resource is here's the bad guy.
This is why we're here.
Because this little gray rock sells for twenty million Akeelah that's the only reason.
It's what pays for the whole party it -- pays for your science.
Now those savages are threatening our whole operation we're on the brink of war.
Noble -- is an evil profit motive see that's that's the core mistake that people make.
Is at the the idea that being -- higher artist and Hollywood.
You shouldn't care about profits will.
Of course he should all the great artists in history -- -- cared a great deal about making money for a study wrote a piece called rage over a lost any.
But that the the idea that somehow there's something wrong with the profit motive -- something wrong with trying to get ahead something wrong with trying to better yourself by getting other people what they want.
-- -- And it's also live -- living with nature is a great thing living with nature is a short brutal life it's freezing -- the dark well it is I mean we have a huge problem of society of the glorification of primitive.
Is better than savagery and barbarism.
So we have -- pastors -- at the Oscars coming up one of the better movies that did well waiting for Superman the documentary category not even nominated.
It's incredible to me Davis Guggenheim who made this movie won an Oscar and a lot of money.
Making her -- convenient for growth correct because that's that's politically correct that wins the Oscar does a much better movie and it's a great movie.
About children just.
Dying to to get into charters -- -- criticizes unions and that's why didn't get nominated and without question and and again because most of the people who were voters in the academy are members of one or more.
Of the Hollywood unions and this film had the label -- -- its anti union.
It's an outrage at one of the producers guild award for best documentary -- -- -- even on nominated and outrage.
Well I'm happy that in the betting the King's Speech is.
Likely to win and according to the -- and -- got things largely right.
And as a starter -- attached to this movie.
And this stuttering therapist was unlicensed.
And he was the best ones right and working.
For a living and and running a business doing your duty -- -- struggle culturally is between following your heart and doing your duty.
When Hollywood honors a movie that have -- duty.
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