snowyowl wrote:Being a billionaire would be awesome if it meant you got to do stuff like that.
Bah, you could get to do stuff like that if you really
wanted to, it just involves more sacrifices. Although most billionaires* also made sacrifices** to be ones, so there.
*Or their ancestors. Or their (or their ancestors') lovers. Family/clan/dynasty makes mankind ever the better off.
**Or took risks. If they did, they probably risked (in order of... erm... first to last) death, imprisonment, ridicule or inconvneience.