Billionaires and paupers: exactly the same

Perhaps the most amazing and banal truth that the new world of social media and fishbowl lives has shown us is that incredibly rich and successful people are not very different from you and me.

I mean, check out these two clowns. One of them can hardly speak without saying “you know” two or three times a sentence:

(Those are Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, the co-founders of YouTube, and they just earned several hundred million dollars each. I’d probably be incapable of speech at all.)

[tags] youtube, google, chad hurley, steve chen, john koetsier [/tags]

 


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