Purgatory The Great Gatsby Curve—Inequality and the End of Upward Mobility »
This article explores the distribution of wealth throughout the world and the growing stratification of economic classes. This manifestation of "ultra-materialism" causes many people to lead a life that is rife with insensitivity to the plight of others. The video introduces you to the purgatorial portion of man's post-mortem existence, and the effects of a materialistic lifestyle. Further investigation indicates that a life of ultra-materialism may greatly extend the duration of purgatory, thereby diminishing the time left for other productive activities between death and rebirth.