Katherine Sebelius’ replacement has Democrats pulling out what little hair they have left on their collective heads after learning the Obama Admin tapped the same woman responsible for ordering parks and monuments closed during the government shutdown..
When the Sebelius resignation was announced, the White House indicated it would nominate OMB Director Sylvia Burwell to be the next HHS Secretary.
As a reference point, Snoop Dogg or “Snoop Lion,” as he likes to now be called, is worth a roaring $120M, while fellow rapper Jay Z is worth a reported $500 million. Combine that with what Beyonce has stashed away, $300 million, and collectively you’ve got a pretty penny! But that’s peanuts compared to what the world’s 50 richest people have in their bank accounts.. Matter of fact, the LAST guy on this list, Francois Pinault, a French luxury goods mogul, has a net worth of $17.3 billion – with a “B” – About 16 billion more than Snoop and Jay Z and Beyonce combined.. By the way, the second guy on this list is none other than Russian President, Vladimir Putin, who is worth a staggering $70 billion.. Compare that to President Barack Obama who is worth a paltry $12 million.. Continue reading
Bill Gates actually got all teary eyed talking about a classic conversation he had with Apple honcho, Steve Jobs.. I really believe the Windows boss misses the now deceased Jobs.
Well here we have a Bloomberg’s annual top 10 richest people. As you can see Microsoft creator, Bill Gates is number two.
||Est. Net Worth
||Carlos Slim Helú
||Chairman, America Movil
||Co-chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
||CEO, Berkshire Hathaway
||CEO, Koch Industries, Inc.
||Executive VP, Koch Industries, Inc.
||CEO, LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton
||Chairman, Hutchison Whampoa
I say we all make a New Year’s resolution to be on this list next year! What do you say?
We told you about it right here on thecount.com, Microsoft honcho Bill Gates forbid his kids from using anything Apple, but as this picture shows it looks like Bill’s daughter Phoebe is holding her own, her own iPhone that is! 9-year-old Phoebe was out on a walk in Sydney with her mom Melinda Gates when a photographer snapped this picture of the young billionaire holding her trusty iPhone! Way to go girl! Now let’s hope this does not get you grounded!
Microsoft guru, Bill Gates has banned his kids from using any Apple products his wife has revealed!
Talking with Vogue, Melinda Gates said Bill won’t allow his kids, Jennifer, 13, Rory, 10 and Phoebe, 7, any Apple products in HIS house! “There are very few things that are on the banned list in our household,” she said. “But iPods and iPhones are two things we don’t get for our kids.”
Melinda also said she is “envious” of her friends that have iPhones! “Every now and then I look at my friends and say ‘Ooh, I wouldn’t mind having that iPhone,” she admitted, classic…
We all know Apple is the Windows nemesis, but not allowing you kids to have a freaking iPod when you are worth a kalzillion dollars? Come on Bill! Apple products are WAY cooler than yours, GET OVER IT!