Today, it is May 1, the day when we celebrate the greatest thing to benefit the living standards, opportunities and happiness of ordinary working people – capitalism.
I could wax lyrical, cite lots of clever books and such like, but I thought this item, via Reuters, surely says it all.
Shares of the bordello enterprise, which hired Hollywood Madam Heidi Fleiss to spice up its stock listing and touts itself as a recession-proof, five-star hotel, doubled on their first day of trading on Thursday.
About 1.4 million shares of the company — called The Daily Planet — changed hands.
“Obviously the price is going to go up. It’s sex…and everyone knows sex is a smart investment,” Fleiss told reporters just before the shares started trading.
God bless capitalism!