In The Future, We Will All Be Rich Enough Not To Waste Time

Soon, We Can Choose Not To Waste Time

One of my favorite movies of all time, Wall Street, (don’t hate me) depicted a tough talking, ultra-rich stock trader (Gordon Gekko) who was being pursued by a young stockbroker (Bud Fox) as a customer. Bud would cold call Gekko day-after-day, until one day, on his birthday, he presented him with a box of his favorite cigars, smuggled in by his dad’s company (an airline) from Cuba. That bought him 5 minutes of time with Gekko – who was sufficiently impressed with Bud to take him on as a protege. read more

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