Creativity as a solution to problems

Creativity is only a solution to a real-world problem, like poverty, if it generates capital.  That’s an iron law of capitalism.  Even an excellent idea that could help millions, unless it can be monetized, is worth the weight of the abstract brain cells that spawned it.

“You are one bitter motherfucker, son,” said the skeleton of my father respectfully.

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