because he was leading in to recruiting us. He has no desire to discuss truth and, in truth, he doesn’t give a used tinker’s dam what we have to say or what the truth is. All he cares about is what he wants to believe.
He doesn’t have the inner strength he’d need to pay attention to the truth.
That’s because they literally do not care about the facts. All they care about is that they’re right and they’re going to be rich some day soon.
They’ve got that foolish, stupid idea that having a lot of money or being a millionaire solves all of life’s problems.
I hear sound and fury.
(And yes, that’s a slam. If you know Shakespeare, you know where the sound and fury comes from. If you don’t, look up the phrase “full of sound and fury signifying nothing” and see who tells the tale.)