because the :"mob" as you call them... is no longer just ignorant peasantry... but former MIDDLE CLASS.
Educated -- and understanding that Capitalism... practiced in this country and Europe... has always been CRONY CAPITALISM.
The playing field is NOT level... the 1% use government in more immoral ways than a welfare mother.
Corporations use government to increase market share... and destroy competition.
do NOT tell me this isn't fertile ground for REVOLUTION