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RT @sannewman@twitter.com

THE SEVEN SECRETS OF HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE

1. Private school
2. Legacy Ivy admission
3. Nepotism hire
4. Seed capital from family
5. Club memberships
6. Personal assistant, nanny, ghost writer
7. Journalists who ask, "What's your secret?" and uncritically publish the answer

@wjmaggos Or to be extremely "successful": Be in the right place at the right time in an already priviliged position, willing to squash and exploit others to find a way to get nearly everyone to pay you money.

mattstoller.substack.com/p/wha

@wjmaggos The secret part of the secret is that steps 1 and 2 are completely superfluous. Those are actually just money sinks, designed to prevent suckers from impersonating wealth.

The education is sub-par and extremely expensive, it's a trap to stop social mobility for people with talent.

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