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of or denoting a system in which the sum of the gains equals the sum of the losses:
a zero-sum economy.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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calculus, however, obliges us to choose one of those enterprises over the other.
It is not a
game where our idealism is diminished by their career choices.
If life is a
game, then the concept of fairness is key to successful social groups.
The market itself is
, so as one player's value goes up, it cuts into the price of others.
Which means the future of books is eclectic and diverse, not
People are struggling to improve their status, and feel happier if they succeed, but the race for status goods is
But culpability for this disaster shouldn't be a
In politics, as opposed to reality, everything is
They are violent, and practice absurdist economics of stone-age
It is a
game of a project growing at the expense of another.
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There is dreaminess and infection in the sum....
the possibility of rule as the sum of rulelessness:
Archie Randolph Ammons
Well on the way to inexistence. As zero to the infinite.