Originally Posted by siryessir08
This is not true. Most of the economic elite were born into it...
Oh. And here I was foolishly thinking that it had something to do with their huge salaries and bonuses, not their inherited wealth. Guess all those media reports about investment bankers must be false.
Imagine what we could do if we invested 1 trillion into an institution like NASA to develop non-carbon energy resources.
Nothing will happen, if all the scientists and engineers decided that they aren't supposed to be working.