I'm with Dave on this one: I feel bad for Tony and Hal. I can only think they have a good PR firm that gave them access to the New York Times (who wouldn't want that?), only to be completely overrun by unintentional self-mockery.
I'm referring, of course, to the much-discussed and, at least outside the Valley, much ridiculed New York Times article about the struggles of Silicon Valley millionaires. (The excellent Gary Rivlin has touched on this theme before.) As it turns out, it's very hard to live on a million dollars in the bank.
Well, not really. What turns out to be hard is competing with the Jones who have $10 million in the bank. What complete buffoonery. Surely a reality TV show is in the works.… Read more