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PostSubject: Book: Mine's Bigger   Book: Mine's Bigger EmptyMon Oct 01, 2018 6:38 am

David A. Kaplan's previous book (to "The Most Dangerous Branch") was about venture capitalist Tom Perkins and his drive to build the biggest, most expensive, most high-tech sailboat in the world.

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Apparently, if you don't collect rare wines or breed race horses or restore WWII airplanes with your billions -- and you can't stand the thought of doing something good with your lucre -- then you race yachts.  Conspicuous consumption doesn't get any more conspicuous than this.

Half fascinating.  

Half appalling.
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