The Free Market is a Jungle

"The free market is a jungle, it’s beautiful and brutal and should be left alone. When a business fails it dies and a new better business takes its place."  

Source: switchfootforever24 YouTube channel.

Transcript:

Leslie:

Go ahead Ron, let me have it. Oh wait, I'll do it for you. I told you so Leslie. This is what happens when government interferes with business. Government is bad, business is good. Free market, bla bla, bla, ...

Ron Swanson:

Capitalism is the only way, Leslie. It moves our country forward. It's what makes America great, and England OK, and France terrible.

Leslie:

I like capitalism. I love competition. I am more competitive than you.

Ron Swanson:

I don't think so.

Leslie:

I think so.

Ron Swanson:

Settle down.

Leslie:

No. Settle up. Because the bill has been paid, and I paid it and i won. Look, the point is there has to be a way for the government to help places that add community value, but don't necessarily rake in the money.

Ron Swanson:

There is not. The free market is a jungle, it’s beautiful and brutal and should be left alone. When a business fails it dies and a new better business takes its place. Just let business be business and government be government.

 

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