Our Economy Is A Game — And Here's How We've Been Playing By The Wrong Set Of Instructions

Remember the rage you felt the last time you played Monopoly? When your crazy uncle totally kept sneaking money from the bank to fuel his empire — an empire that made the board into a minefield for your innocent, defenseless little thimble token?!

If that scenario sounds familiar, it might also be because that's what's happening in our economy. Wouldn't you agree that it's time to change the rules and let that thimble have a chance?

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