[Marxism] Steve Jobs

Mark Lause markalause at gmail.com
Thu Oct 6 05:59:15 MDT 2011


The curious and obvious feature of the TV coverage is their explicit and
asinine explanation that Jobs was a "visionary" because (this is close to a
direct quote of the last interview I saw) "he knew what we want before we
do."

In other words, someone who knew how to make money marketing crap we don't
really need.

It's interesting seeing this gushy outpouring of sentiment about the death
of a CEO takes place against the crumbling of the world he helped to make.

ML


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