"His final wish was that all his medical bills be paid promptly."
Tags:medicine, medicines, medic, medical, medics, medical joke, modern medicine, modern world, exploit, exploitation, consumerism, consumer, capitalist, capitalism, private, private healthcare, healthcare, health, public healthcare, medicare, medi care, nhs, national health service, pro nhs, pro medicare, national health care, obamacare, death, dead, family, bitter humor, bitter humour, dark humor, dark humour, black humor, black humour, dark humor, dark humour, console, consoling, consolation, intensive care, sick, sickness, ill, illness, illnesses, sicknesses, doctor, doctors, surgeon, surgeons, surgery
"We design them here, but the labor is cheaper in Hell."
Tags:heaven, heavens, wing, wings, angel, angels, design, manufacture, manufacturing, manufactured, manufactures, labour, labor, cheap, cheaper, exploitation, worker, workers, capitalism, capitalist, exploitation, exploiting, race to the bottom, race-to-the-bottom, religion, religious, christianity, christains, eternal life, saint, saints, economic, economics, labor economics, labour economics, economist, economists
A dog lights a cigarette, blows 3 smoke rings, then jumps through them, as if through hoops.
Tags:dog, dogs, dog trick, dog tricks, dog show, dog shows, smoke ring, smoke rings, canine, canines, circus, circuses, performing animal, animal actor, animal actors, show business, showbusiness, show biz, show-biz, bad habit, bad habits, exploitation, animal performer, animal performers, animal rights, animal rights activist, animal rights activists
"I'm so glad you decided to participate in our Money for Employment program."
Tags:work, working, works, world of work, worker, employ, employment, employing, recruit, recruiting, recruiter, recruitment, employed, employs, word play, word, play on words, hire, hires, hired, you're hired, money, pay, paid, pay day, payday, business, business, exploit, exploitation, capital, capitalism, capitalist, critical, critic, critique, office, offices
"Do you need an attorney, little boy?"
Tags:lawyer, lawyers, attorney, attorneys, exploit, exploitation, take advantage, taking advantage, shopping mall, shopping malls, lost kids, lost child, department store, department stores, legal representation, legal right, legal rights, right to legal representation, profiteer, profiteering, vulnerable, vulnerability
"Poke my bunny with a stick, sir?"
Tags:child, children, animal rights, animal welfare, animal rights activist, animal rights activism, animal right activism groups, rabbit, rabbits, bunny, bunnies, bunny rabbit, bunny rabbits, pet, pets, petting, animal abuse, inhumane, brutal, inhumane treatment, brutal treatment, money making, money maker, vendor, vendors, exploitation, exploit, exploitative, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, commercialism, turning a blind eye, sales, sales tactic, street vendor, street vendors, child vendor, child vendors, curiosity, curious, sick curiosity, parents, parent, parenting, parenthood, insensitive, desensitised
"I finally found a designer with a sweatshop that's right for me."
Tags:sweatshop, sweatshops, child labour, child labourer, child labourers, third world, the third world, inequality, social inequality, poverty gap, the poverty gaps, the wealth divide, exploit, exploitation, rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, take advantage, taking advantage, designer, designers, fashion designer, fashion designers, priorities, bad priorities, wrong priorities, poverty, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes
"Now, if you'll just sign right here, Mr. Hark, you'll make the biggest mistake of your life!"
Tags:contract, contracts, signing a contract, signing contracts, contract signing, pressure, pressuring, pressurising, pressurizing, mistake, mistaken, making a mistake, the small print, small print, read the small print, exploit, exploitation, taking advantage, take advantage, manipulation, manipulate, biggest mistake of you life, legal document, legal documents, legal documentation, signature, signature, legally bound, legally binding, legally binding contract, legally binding contracts, business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, vulnerable, vulnerability, vulnerable person, vulnerable people
"I proclaim this sun-drenched tropical country a new tourist mecca, in the names of Consolidated Airways and the Peck & Smathers Advertising and Public Relations Company."
Tags:explore, exploring, explored, corporation, corporate, business, businesses, advert, advertising, adverts, consumerism, consumerist, capitalism, capitalism, colony, colonialism, neocolonialism, vacation, vacations, holiday, holidays, greed, greedy, airline, airlines, empire, imperialism, imperialist, cynic, cynical, unethical, exploitation, travel, travelling, jet, jets, jetliner, airplane, airplanes, aeroplane, aeroplanes, capitalist culture, consumer culture, appropriation
"Who's that trip-tipping, woefully underinsured, over my bridge?"
Tags:insurance, insurance company, insurance companies, billy goats gruff, three billy goats gruff, troll, trolls, troll under the bridge, fairy tale, fairy tales, fairy story, fairy stories, insurance salesman, insurance salesmen, exploit, exploitation, taking advantage, take advantage, salesman, salesmen, salesperson, salespeople, lawyer, lawyers, attorney, attorneys, insurance policy, insurance policies, goat, goats
"I recommend an aggressive form of throwing money at me."
Tags:doctor, doctors, hospital, hospitals, md, mds, gp, gps, general practitioner, general practitioner, clinic, clinics, check up, medical check up, check ups, medical check ups, health insurance, rip off, rip-off, rip offs, rip-offs, throw money, throwing money, medical treatment, medical treatments, aggressive treatment, aggressive treatments, greed, greedy, exploit, exploitation, manipulate, manipulation, manipulating
Cost of Balloons
Tags:balloon, balloons, kid, kids, balloon seller, balloon sellers, balloon selling, balloon sale, balloon sales, dad, dads, father, fathers, rip off, rip offs, rip-off, rip-offs, ripping off, ripped off, park, parks, exploitation, exploitative, exploiting, business opportunity, business opportunities
"They claim they're being used as pawns and are filing a lawsuit."
Tags:lawsuit, lawsuits, pawn, pawns, chess, chessboard, chessboards, chess player, chess players, grand master, grand masters, lawyer, lawyers, compensation, litigating, litigate, litigates, litigation, chess piece, chess pieces, exploitation, litigious, compensation society, inequality, inequalities
"I was out of work once, but I got off my duff and cleaned out this rich old babe in Riverdale."
Tags:gigolo, gigolos, unemployed, unemployment, down and out, tramp, tramps, vagrant, vagrants, vagrancy, panhandler, panhandlers, panhandling, beau, exploitation, exploitative, financial advice, monetary advice, financial adviser, financial advisers, poverty, thief, thieves, theft, thefts, conman, conmen, mark, marks, con men, con man, scam, scams
Tags:jackie, jackie kennedy, jaqueline kennedy onassis, memorabilia, sacrifice, sacrifices, priority, priorities, kennedy, kennedy assassination, jfk, john f. kennedy, assassination, assassinations, capitalize, capitalizes, capitalizing, capitalise, capitalises, capitalising, capitalisation, capitalization, exploit, exploits, exploiting, exploitation, tragedy, tragedies, priority, priorities
"I got an unpaid intern to help me."
Tags:intern, interns, internship, internships, unpaid intern, unpaid internship, unpaid internships, sisyphus, hades, boulder, afterlife, afterlives, underworld, sisyphean task, sisyphean tasks, tartarus, exploitation, endless task, workload, workloads, free labour, free labor, classicist, classicists, classics
"It's his first posthumous work."
"There's the guy who deserves the credit for putting us back to work."
Tags:peasant, peasants, peasants' revolt, wat tyler, wat tyler's rebellion, great uprising, peasant's rebellion, peasant's revolt, revolution, revolutions, revolt, revolts, king, kings, monarch, monarchs, monarchy, royal, royals, inequality, class war, class wars, working class, exploitation, exploitations, exploiting, working classes
"I really don't see how giving you a six-letter word for a sixteenth-century crested metal helmet helps my problem."
Tags:crossword, crosswords, cross word, cross words, crossword puzzle, crossword puzzles, therapy, therapist, counselor, counselors, counsellor, counsellors, therapists, counseling, counselling, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, patient, patients, mental health, mental health problems, mental health issues, depressed, depression, medieval times, medieval period, sixteenth century, 16th century, sixteenth-century, exploit, exploitation, waste of time, con, conning, created metal helmet, opportunist, opportunistic, taking advantage
"Twenty Bucks, or, you could let a smile be your umbrella."
Tags:selling, salesman, salesmen, sales pitch, sales pitches, advertising, umbrella, umbrellas, rain, raining, rainy, weather, bad weather, caught in the rain, smile, smiles, smiling, price gouging, price gouger, price gougers, exploitation, exploitative, taking advantage, greed, greedy, unethical, business, captive market, choice, choices
"He throws us a few crumbs, ...we eat, ..he feels good. I have no problem with that."
Tags:bird, birds, birdseed, birdseeds, bird feed, bird seed, bird seeds, feeding the birds, ornithology, ornithologist, ornithologists, wildlife, bird watcher, bird watchers, bird-watcher, bird-watchers, bird-watching, bird lover, bird lovers, exploitation, exploitative, freebie, freebies, hobby, pastime, pastimes
Photographer holding up jewellery.
Tags:gender issue, female exploitation, gender issues, exploitation, gender equality, objectification, misogyny, misogynist, misogynists, gender inequality, sexists, sexist, female objectification, the make gaze, fashion industry, the fashion industry, fame and fortune, distracted, distraction, materialistic, materialism, disrespectful, shallow, shallowness, patronise, patronising, photographer, photographers
"It appears you're a bit overqualified to be exploited but somewhat underqualified to exploit others."
Tags:underqualified, overqualified, employment agency, employment agencies, employments, employee, employees, exploit, exploits, exploiting, exploitation, middle manager, middle managers, manager, managers, recruit, recruits, recruitment, bureaucracy, bureaucracies, late capitalism, capitalist, capitalism, middle ground, middle grounds, personnel, personnel department, job interview, job interviews, interview, interviews, interviewing
"Hon, this is Mr Atherton. He's going to show us how we can commercially exploit our marriage."
"I've been over-compensated, and I've been under-compensated and 'over' is better."
Tags:rich person, rich people, the one percent, the 1 percent, wealth divide, wealth gap, compensation, over compensation, over-compensation, under compensation, under-compensation, over compensated, over-compensated, under compensated, under-compensated, exploit, exploitation, preference, preferences, unfair, overcompensation, executives, executive, business executives, business executive, business executives, manager, managers, boss, bosses, business manager, business managers, investment, investments, investor, investors