Pricing Yourself Out Of A Monopoly Market

Thanks to Instapundit I was perusing the comments at Althouse and came up with this really great one about the Wisconsin Teachers Mafia.

Seven Machos said...

3. Your union foolishly raised wages and benefits to a point where it priced itself right out of a monopoly market -- really fucking hard to do, but as we have seen, possible if you are absolutely committed.

Instead of willing to be a nail fungus they were trying for ebola status. They are at least up in tapeworm territory. Yeah. I know. Too rough on tapeworms. Tapeworms don't try to tell your children what to think.

Cross Posted at Power and Control

posted by Simon on 03.02.11 at 10:03 AM


A true parasite will never kill its host. If the host will dies then so will the parasite. WI teacher union crossed over, such that, over time, the government would die. For Scott Walker, the choice is simple.

SgtPete   ·  March 2, 2011 12:59 PM

Tapeworms do love their sweets.The unions could learn something from the story of this tapeworm...nah, that won't happen:

ScottH   ·  March 2, 2011 6:28 PM

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