MrBeast: A Veblenian Terror from the Fourth Circle of Hell

“Here, too, I saw a nation of lost souls, far more than were above: they strained their chests against enormous weights, and with mad howls rolled them at one another. Then in haste, they rolled them back, one party shouting out: ‘Why do you hoard?’ and the other: ‘Why do you waste?’’ — Dante Alighieri ( Inferno, Canto VII, lines 25–30, Ciardi translation)
This screenshot is taken from MrBeast’s first video, mere seconds before he murders Caleb the villager in cold blood.
Mr. Wooley (the human incarnation of the goddess Fortuna) is seen here deciding the fate of mortals.
The “Abandoned City” and the “Hide N’ Seek Zone” (the apostrophe is on the wrong side) from the “$60,000 Extreme Hide And Seek — Challenge” video. Perhaps the HNS Zone will annex more territory and even start a war with the Tag Zone.
On the left is an image from “If You Can Carry $1,000,000 You Keep It!” and on the right is Gustave Doré’s depiction of the fourth circle of hell.

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