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Comment author: Val 19 May 2017 09:29:10AM 1 point [-]

If you make 100 loaves and sell them for 99 cents each, you've provided 1 dollar of value to society, but made 100 dollars for yourself.

Not 99 dollars?

Comment author: cousin_it 19 May 2017 09:31:18AM *  1 point [-]

Whoops! Fixed. Thank you.