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How Warren Buffett Makes Being Rich and Having a Good Life Seem so Easy

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How Warren Buffett Makes Being Rich and Having a Good Life Seem so Easy

Newsweek published this story under the headline of “Omaha's Plain Dealer” on April 1, 1985. In his best-selling book "Supermoney," author "Adam Smith" offered this admiring portrait of Warren Buffett: "While the gunslingers of the Sixties were promoting each other over drinks at Oscar's, then going back to their office so they could watch the tape, Buffett was compiling the best records in the industry from Omaha, Nebraska. No quote machines, no ticker, no Oscar's, no chewed fingernails, no tranquilizers, no Gelusil, no backgammon after the close, no really big spectacular winners . At 54, Warren Buffett is still in Omaha, still listening to the tall corn grow -- and still dazzling his envious colleagues on Wall Street with his perspicacity in the marketplace.