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Mario Teaches Capitalism In Super Mario Bros. 2 Video

by Kyle Hilliard on Feb 08, 2015 at 08:49 AM

Technically it's actually YouTube channel Wisecrack, but it uses Super Mario Bros. 2 as a groundwork for delivering an overview of capitalism.

You can check out the video below from creators Matt Reichle and Jared Bauer, and their narrator Nathan Lowe. The video discusses the assorted theories of sociologist Max Weber and seeks to ruminate on the quest, is capitalism bad for you?

You can check out the video below and maybe learn something about why we take fewer vacations here in the United States.

[Source: Wisecrack on YouTube, via Kotaku]