Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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[...] it’s a matter of people paying for their own subordination. Maybe it’s fun to watch baseball games. In fact, I like it, too. But the fact of the matter is that the way this stuff functions in the society is to marginalize the people. It’s kind of like gladiatorial contests in Rome. The idea is to try to get the great beast to pay attention to something else and not what we powerful and privileged people are doing to them. That’s what all the hoopla is basically about, I would guess

on Governor Bill Weld (of MA) giving money to the owner of the New England Patriots to spruce up the stadium etc

—p.48 Rollback: The Return of Predatory Capitalism (13) by Noam Chomsky 3 years, 1 month ago