With all the economic turmoil that threatens to implode Capitalism into something either more sinister or more beneficial in relationship to humanity, some people are looking to see why the Capitalist system is hopelessly caught in a perpetual cycle of boom-and-bust until that last boom when everything gets wrecked. Who knows what will arise from the ashes of Capitalism? How did we get here? The first question depends on a sea-change in human nature. The second question had been asked over 150 years ago by Karl Marx, who saw how Capitalism would end: not with a whimper, but a BANG.