a: American capitalism ~
b: a sailboat trying to go up-wind
What: "American capitalism is like a sailboat trying to go up-wind: it will have to wildly zig and zag in the hopes of ultimately reaching its destination. Meanwhile, everyone else is trying to catch up to us.".....I believe the nautical term is "tacking".............
Date: Dec 17 2010 2:12 AM
# 718 Critique Analogy