Indeed. For a discussion on why we need this, and how much the wage inequality issue damages the very principles of democracy, please also view, for instance, Wealth Inequality in America: Infographics on the distribution of wealth in America: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPKKQnijnsM www.pinterest.com/pin/533958099546351520/
ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 2: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama said every American deserves a fair working wage.(Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)
This machine allows anyone to work for minimum wage for as long as they like... A person would then conceivably realize that this is what nearly 2 million people in the United States do every day... at much harder jobs than turning a crank. This turns the piece into a simple, yet effective argument for raising the minimum wage.