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Originally posted by nixie_nox
Originally posted by RimDaas
In our youth, we are thrown into schools. These are like training facilities. Brainwashing us. Numbers, facts and ideas and hammered into our brains, to prepare us for boring jobs we will spend doing for most of our lives. We will have several years of training, until we are ready for jobs.
Who needs them darn fangled numbers?
I love the hypocrisy of people who can write out their free ideas here, blame the school system as being useless.
BTW, my job is interesting and I love it.
You decide what career you get and keep.
My best friends are the same way, they went with what they love, not with the money. One is a zookeeper and the other is a forensic accountant.
Next we will get our jobs. Bankers. Accountants. Plumbers. All the money we accumulate will go right back to the top of the food chain. To the governments. To the corporations. To the elite. To get even more money, we are taxed. Again this money goes back to the elite. Of course we get a few freedoms. Holidays. Entertainment. But more or less we are slaves.
If we didn't have "jobs" we would be spending the entire day farming, hunting and fishing. You have to work to eat, it happens to every species in nature, deal with it.
If you try to go against this system you end up unemployed and hopeless. You can only keep your head down and keep on working. No matter what.
You are getting paid. That is all that matters.
And when we get old, they retire us, throw us into retirement homes, wait for us to die so we can be replaced.
This is the life we will all live. Slaves to the higher class.
You and your family decide if you go into a retirement home or not. Not the "higher class". How you end up in retirement is largely up to you.
And what are your alternatives? working till death? Or being like caveman and leave you out in the pasture to die of starvation?
Sorry, whether it is killing mammoth with a spear and risk being killed, or working in a cube farm, you have to work. Suck it up.
and no one has much choice about the dying and being replaced bit. That is called nature.