6 y ago in Stuff

The Landlord's Game

"Magie designed the game to be a "practical demonstration of the present system of land grabbing with all its usual outcomes and consequences". [..] Magie also hoped that when played by children the game would provoke their natural suspicion of unfairness, and that they might carry this awareness into adulthood."
 7 y ago in Quotes
In the United States, the political system is a very marginal affair. There are two parties, so-called, but they're really factions of the same party, the Business Party. Both represent some range of business interests. In fact, they can change their positions 180 degrees, and nobody even notices.
Interview by Adam Jones, February 20 (1990)