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Wealth: The Toxic Byproduct | Melting Asphalt
If you feel guilty for making money, your moral compass is pointing in exactly the wrong direction — 180-degrees from what is right.

Earnings are a measure of the good done for other people, not evils done against them.

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The point is, money spent on consumption is toxic — value-destroying. This is true even in our daily lives, without the literal magic window. Every time we spend money on a yacht or an iPhone or a nice jacket or even food, we're taking something of value from society and using it for our own purposes.

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Earning money (via production) is good for others. Spending it (via consumption) is bad.
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18 days ago by bekishore
Pixel Poppers: Awesome By Proxy: Addicted to Fake Achievement
Be aware of why you play the games you do the way you do. Be aware of how you use them. We humans are remarkably adept at finding ways to lie to ourselves, and ways to be self-destructive.
fake  achievement  why  play  video  game  videogames  kiv  games  2017-04-29  2017-04-30  2017-05-01  0 
april 2017 by bekishore

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