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"Working class millionaires" -- boo hoo

Original post made by Cryin'Crocodile, Menlo Park: University Heights, on Aug 9, 2007

From the New York Times, an article worth reading:

Web Link

It's a pathetic tale of the lost souls of Silicon Valley (some local folks are included) who have chosen blinders and shackles over life's joys. How can such smart people choose to live such suffocating lives?

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Posted by Networth in the triple digits
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Aug 10, 2007 at 3:10 pm

To quote a wise man from Liverpool:

Last night, the wife said, "Oh boy, when you're dead, you don't take nothing with you but your soul."


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