And yet. He holds not the wrench of the saboteur, but the tool of the enabler. His is the banner of his master, not the flag of the oppressed. He has the capacity to bring the system down from the inside, then to rebuild it according to his vision. Instead, he strives to repair the system even as it creaks and falls around him.
But maybe—just maybe—the equipment manufactured and promoted by Davis Poultry Equipment and their hypermasculine mascot isn't as sinister as we've assumed. Maybe they design and build machines such as the Newborn Chick Tickler and the Feather Fluffer and the Warming Hug Provider.
They do not.
Their product line, however, does include these tender devices*:
Look again at the rooster. Do you understand now why he hides his eyes?
*Regrettably, all machine names and description excerpts are taken directly from the Davis Poultry Equipment website.