The World Economic Forum hosts the world leaders, the special people who routinely screw things up because they can. The conference is held annually in Davos, Switzerland to avoid the angry protests the conference generated. Davos is cold, exclusive, and hard to access. There are no crowds at Davos…by design.
Imagine the most self-involved awards shows, the country music awards or that Broadway fete, multiply the narcissism and sappiness by about 100, and you’ve got Davos. For the most part, Davos consists of high profile Mandarins and other flunkies for the real money. There’s a Gates or two there but the real money stays in the background.
Here’s the leading topic: What should be at the top of the agenda for the global economy in the year ahead?
Let’s see… How about some #X@%ing jobs!!!
Here are some photographs of ass kissers to the extremely rich who, the exception of Gates, stay in the background. The images are interspersed with passages from the end of Day of the Locust, when crowds were really important.
We’re in good hands!
And two more Davos STFU moments: Ben and Georgie
White guy rescue fantasies in the third world: a grandiose mind. Ben, you are my hero! This is definitely a big step into PTB land from his last effort, an unbelievably boring movie about the CIA.