But, Reed, as much as you would like it to, the world is not going to roll over and do what you think it should do. Growth has hit a relative wall. As much as I can't picture it, I can imagine a situation (if that makes sense) where Hastings has no choice but to reverse course and institute a price hike. But there would be mutiny in America! Listen -- you can screw up so badly in Washington that you put the nation on the brink of recession. Most citizens barely pay attention. Raise prices on an "entitlement" the country actually cares about and you set off a social media firestorm disingenuous YouTube apology videos are made of. Follow @rocco_thestreet --Written by Rocco Pendola in Santa Monica, Calif.