Text: 'Inside the supposedly rational market are id-economies of waste and loss hidden within the spectacles of production and accumulation. The nihilist thinks his nihilism sets him apart, but in fact society has an interest in considerable losses, in catastrophes that serve certain needs while provoking tumultuous depressions, crises of dread and, in the final analysis, a certain orgiastic state.' -- Adapted from Georges Bataille, 'The Accursed Share