Category Archives: Christmas

Rejoicing in the advent and birth of Jesus the Christ.

Will The Real Consummate Capitalist Please Bow and Curtsey?

This gallery contains 1 photo.

During the Christmas season, it is the habit of some to describe capitalists as scrooges. In Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Ebenezer Scrooge was a greedy miser, paying low wages to Bob Cratchet, withholding charity to the poor, and spending … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Who is the Consummate Capitalist?

This gallery contains 1 photo.

During the Christmas season, it is the habit of some to attack capitalists by calling them Scrooges and Grinches. Throughout the last few Christmases, I have shown that these and other fictional Christmas villains and some real villains were not … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Black Friday Killers: the consummate capitalists, or…

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Does another worldview better describe those who kill others for the latest toys and gadgets? It is the habit of some to blame capitalism for the tramplings, stabbings, and shootings on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Capitalism, so they say, causes … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Henry F. Potter: the consummate capitalist, or…

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Did the nemesis of George Bailey subscribe to another economic system? Although not many liberals will call conservatives “potters,” those of a progressive mindset would identify Frank Capra’s greedy villain as a capitalist; yet, “the richest and meanest man in … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Grinch: the consummate capitalist, or…

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Does another economic system fit the envious green creature who attempted to steal Christmas from the Whos? It is the habit of some to describe capitalists as scrooges and grinches throughout the Christmas season. One may hear the following arguments. … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Christmas Unspecial #52¾

This gallery contains 1 photo.

It’s a Wonderful Carol Plot synopsis: A greedy man is visited by three ghosts, who persuade him to change his ways. A few years after his redemption, the formerly greedy man, feeling discouraged over the many trials that come with … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ebenezer Scrooge: the consummate capitalist, or…

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Does another economic system better fit the worldview of the unreformed money miser? During the Christmas season, it is the habit of some to describe capitalists as scrooges; however, an examination of Scrooge’s behavior shows him to be an interventionist … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments