[–] Itty-bitty_Tity-trap 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

It's about getting connections. If you don't pay into the system, the system will shit all over you.

People don't invest millions of dollars into lobbyists to allow for fair competition

[–] varialus 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

The step after money is power.

[–] LetsBeNakedOutside 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Right? Daddy's play $$ was good enough for the President after all!

[–] Chrysostom 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

It's more than worth it. Attending a prestigious school gives you connections and the ability to get prestigious jobs even if under-qualified.

[–] 25Lighters 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Because they are fucking stupid.

[–] R34p_Th3_Wh0r1w1nd 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

It's all about looks and bragging rights.

[–] AnthraxAlex 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Because its all nonsense they are doing it to show off everything these people do is for status and prestige. A society whos aristocrat class has descended into complete degeneracy.