Milton Friedman on Greed

By Ben Cohen

If you haven’t downloaded Stumble Upon, do so whenever you get the chance. For those of you who don’t know what it is, Stumble Upon is a program you download that works in your tool bar. You fill out a form with all your interests, save your settings then click on the ‘stumble button’ to randomly visit sites that fulfill the criteria from the survey. There are all sorts of hidden gems to be found, like this one, an interview with the God Father of modern capitalism, Milton Friedman. Here he is in 1962, defending the system he helped build, and extolling the values of greed:

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.