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Millionaire or in Prison

a nice story

     
5:56 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I found out how to survive — I had a selling instinct. I was astute at mental arithmetic and used it in trading, organising my first bazaar in the Cubs. One Scout leader told my mum: “He’ll either end up in prison or become a millionaire.”

[timesonline.co.uk...]

a nice read (imo)

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7:03 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I would love to read it, but you need to sign up for an account which costs money. I could not figure out a free option. )c:
7:20 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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What caused you to buzz Shak?

werty - view via opera? No probs for me!

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7:52 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I would like to read the article, but I also can't access it without paying for a subscription. Is the site perhaps only free to those in the UK?
8:26 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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>perhaps only free to those in the UK?

Might be, I had no problems viewing it.

I still think he will end up in jail though :)

8:46 pm on Aug 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I went through the whole registration process, but won't let me see the online articles unless I pay. It does say it is free for those in the UK.
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proxy servers are your friend
7:20 pm on Aug 24, 2003 (gmt 0)

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It tells me my browser is not set up to accept cookies. In fact, it is. A classic case of trying to be sophisticated and failing, methinks.
12:05 am on Aug 25, 2003 (gmt 0)

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If you register, then back out on the payment page, you still get access to the story. I wasn't sure which story it was, so I had a UK friend look at it for me, but when I went back, I could see it. Free. This will help you recognize it, as I can't see it from the link, only from going into the site directly.

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