You could also say it's an argument for doing meaningful work where you provide a good or service to your community, instead of simply turning a crank to get paid.

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Interestingly enough, people get discouraged by this machine, but they don't mind sitting for hours and hours in front of slot machines, where the payout is even less.

@jcbrand @LittleAlex

Minimum-wage jobs are often exactly this pointless. But we require everybody to have a job in order to eat food & sleep indoors. People don't get to choose whether or not to work, & many of them don't have much choice what to work at, either.

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