My friend is throwing his big 4th of July party at his Mc Mansion and he's talking to a couple who are at the party about their daughter who is maybe 14 or 15 but she's really starting to bloom.Are you talking to me?
How dare you! Come at me bro!
Guy across the street from me has a very famous rock star for a dad. He's just a regular scrub dude - wife, couple of little kids, crackerbox tract home, totally unassuming, just scratching out a living like everybody else.It looks like Jobs kid has had work done. Filler too.
Kids with rich parents that I had brief exposure to had an ease about them.
Money could always buy them out of trouble.
I knew you were joking, but it's metaphorically true.
It's like the "lizard people" thing. Obviously the super-wealthy are not lizard people from another planet, but the kooky conspiracy rings true to people because it expresses something that is true -- that once you reach a certain level of wealth and power you don't really share experiences in common with ordinary people, you might as well be another species.
What Gates has done through the World Health Organization, putting himself in a position where he's deciding the health policies of entire nations in sub-saharan africa, of nearly single-handedly stopping the TRIPS wavier, thereby protecting intellectual property at the expense of other nations being able to manufacture vaccines, he might as well be having a few of them as a snack.