The rise of this post-industrial ruling class may be the most tragic result of patrician decline.
The post-industrial, global economy has upended careers and uprooted whole communities.
There have been so many films set in the grey wastelands of post-industrial England that you might think, not again.
It is post-industrial (and arguably too dependent on financial services, but that is a post for another day).
Beck is in the same position as any post-industrial capitalist entrepreneur.