how the markets and government were supposed to work and how they function in reality are completely different. those that are closed minded will never accept the latter, and it's why they can't figure anything out and really don't know much about capitalism in general. as they believe in a system that does not exist in reality.
William F. Buckley describes a conservative as, "someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop." - and then proceeds to drag civilization back to times best left in history's dungheap.