Is it a tragedy? Is it a farce? In the land once called East Germany, in a town once called Karl-Marx-Stadt, a bank called Sparkasse Chemnitz ran an online poll letting customers vote for images to place on their credit cards. And the hands-down winner was Karl Marx, an ironic pick given that ... well, you don't need me to explain why.
- There are Some Things Money Can't Buy. Especially If You Abolish All Private Property.
- From each according to their ability, to each according to his need. For everything else, there's
- The Marx Card - Because Credit is the Opiate of the Masses.
- The Karl Marx MasterCard - When You're Short of Kapital
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