In 1998 Ted Turner did a self audit. He must have walked away from that self appraisal a pretty happy man. He was worth 3.2 billion dollars. And instead of trying to figure out ways to make even more money, he settled on one way to give quite a lot away.
How much money is quite a lot of money, you ask?
When talented writer/comedian Harris Wittels passed away on February 19th, I didn’t know who he was. Of course that changed when I read the articles that trickled out about his life. It’s clear now that he was a person very much worth knowing about, both professionally and personally.
One thing I was very aware of, though hadn’t attributed to him, was the @HumbleBrag twitter account. Humblebrag was the sherriff of early Twitter. If you tweeted something foolish, @humblebrag was … Read the rest »