Posts Tagged ‘billionaire’

The Death of the American Billionaire

April 14, 2008

The headline seems sensational enough to run it as is

Fascinating, if you find such things fascinating, is the two of the world’s ten wealthiest men are brothers who are enemies . Brothers once fought each other for kingdoms and empires, now they compete over things just as valuable in today’s terms.

In terms of his native currency, Mukesh (he of the billion dollar house fame) and probably his brother Anil by now, are both trillionaires .

As an accompaniment to this post, food riots have forced the Haitian PM from office.