Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Christmas, Then And Now

At Christmas 1968, the capitalists owned the banks and the government owned the utilities.

At Christmas 2008, the government owns the banks and the capitalists own the utilities.

This seems a strange reversal.

Merry Christmas.

6 comments:

James Higham said...

Hadn't thought about it that way, Martin and thanks for the post.

Pisces Iscariot said...

1st law of capitlism: everything must be consumed.

CherryPie said...

I think I prefer then!

lordsomber said...

Thank you and Merry Christmas.

James Higham said...

See you after it.

DARWEN REPORTER said...

Will the last one leaving the country please put the lights out. Thank you!