The Purge

The Purge ★★★

all crime is legal for 12 hours

- average middle and lower class people: we steal some food and money so we can survive comfortably and maybe even live a little better moving forward, this is a chance to get back at the man and take our well-being into our own hands.

- rich white kids who already have more than they could possibly ever need and never had to want for anything, recognizing a new outlet to have some fun alongside our other pretentious activities like polo and croquet: we hunt and kill poor homeless minorities; we eradicate non-contributing members of society as less-human waste.

i don't know if it's a plausible system moving forward, but i'd say as an experiment the purge worked perfectly in highlighting the exact societal imbalance wherein lies the issue.

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