You have to understand, most of these people are not ready to be unplugged.
Adam Rifkin stashed this in The Matrix
And many of them are so inured, so hopelessly dependent on the system, that they will fight to protect it.
And what's funny is that in most every debate, both sides feel justified in saying this about the other.
The "I" is never deluded, but it's amazing how frequently the "you" and "they" are.
Isn't that a common tool of rhetoric, to compare and contrast us vs the other?