Unfortunately, you can't warn an Idiocracy, because they don't trust anyone who can be trusted...
Societies are ordered based upon certain character "attributes" that are deemed more or less desirable during that period of time. In this era, ignorance and arrogance in leadership are valued above all else. Why? Because even as the first order economy and status quo are disintegrating in real-time, the illusion of prosperity and success is projected over the now chasmic cracks in the facade. In other words, only the most determined of sociopaths need apply.
"The financial sector just gave up all of this year's gains, and some strategists say that's sending the broader market a message about the health of the economy."
"At some point, those five or six stocks are going to run out of steam"
And then fall 50-60%...