No, you don’t understand. Commercial production will evolve to reflect the greatest demand. The aristocracy, the burghers, the craftsmen, the labor, the women, the underclass.

It’s just that (a) people are no longer aspiring to consume in imitation of aristocracy, (b) people are no longer trying to aspire to, and consume in imitation of the middle class, (c) and instead are consuming as is the majority, the underclasses, who are, at present, signaling consumption by deformity rather than conformity.

We call it individualism. It is. It’s just the only signaling available to them by consumption, rather than production or achievement.

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