• 07 Mar 2013 at 6:15 PM

Billionaire No Longer Using Dial-Up

Ackman was on his private Gulfstream 550 jet, on the way to Myanmar for some exotic scuba diving, when he got the news of Loeb’s purchase, via the onboard high-speed Internet. [Vanity Fair, earlier]

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  1. Posted by Somebody | March 7, 2013 at 7:43 PM

    All I want is some frickin sharks with some frickin lasers on their heads

  2. Posted by Anon | March 7, 2013 at 8:39 PM

    He was visibly annoyed. But then he paused for a bit and then shrugged thinking its other people's money away

  3. Posted by Hismajesty | March 8, 2013 at 3:55 AM

    Bill Ackman-subprime=Whitney Tilsom

  4. Posted by GordonX | March 9, 2013 at 9:09 AM

    i think the point was that he was using internet while flying in his private jet.