'Nomadland' exclusive sneak peek: 'Chili Night'

"The workhorse that is willing to work itself to death and then be put out to pasture. And that's what happens to so many of us. If society was throwing us away and sending us workhorses to pasture, we workhorses have to gather together and take care of each other."

Video Transcript

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- So glad you're here. That's [INAUDIBLE]

- And the odd thing is that we not only accept the tyranny of the dollar, the tyranny of the marketplace. We embrace it. We gladly throw the yolk of the tyranny of the dollar on and live by it our whole lives. I think of an analogy as a workhorse. The workhorse that is willing to work itself to death and then be put out to pasture.

And that's what happens to so many of us. If society was throwing us away and sending us workhorses to pasture, we workhorses have to gather together and take care of each other. And that's what this is all about. The way I see it, is that the Titanic is sinking, and economic times are changing. And so my goal is to get the lifeboats out and get as many people into the lifeboats as I can.

- Oh yeah, there's plenty.

- Oh yeah we got plenty. Jump and shout.

- Let you know, huh? What's that?

- Vegan.

- Uh this is vegan.

- No I'm a carnivore. OK thank you though. Looks good.

- Another carnivore?

- I'm a carnivore.

- She's a carnivore.

- OK.

- You good? More? Oh she likes the red pepper. Cilantro?

- No.

- No.