Is money bad for us?

We were talking – about the love that’s gone so cold and the people,
Who gain the world and lose their soul.

Sometimes I wonder, is music better when it is done for art and not for sales or popularity?
Are bloggers better because they aren’t doing it for the money? Does a deadline make you regurgitate conventional wisdoms, or hopes of a paycheck douse the passion and anger?
How much have we lost to today’s worship of “market forces?” Have we lost our souls?

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