Sea Stories, Bullshit and Reality
It used to be all in good fun…
Once upon a time in America, the majority of people lived their lives of quiet desperation and a few got famous for being in the right place when the cameras came on. Citizens labored in the background as pretty people with good hair made movies, smart people ran colleges, conniving people ran government and some combination of these kept us from destroying the world.
Then came Consumerism. Keep the factories going at wartime production levels forever!