20 way-out billionaire eccentrics

While few rival the legendary Howard Hughes for pure oddness, many of the recent crop of rich and famous have more than a few quirks -- such as a CEO who eats meat only if he kills it.

By MSN Money staff

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Sep 21, 2012 6:45AM
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i am really getting pissed at having to search the damn internet for the full article in these things. please stop this bullship and let me see everything your talking about in one page
Sep 21, 2012 7:39PM
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I WISH MSN WOULD WRITE AN ARTICLE AND TELL A STORY WITHOUT ALL THE UNDERLINED QUESTIONS. WHAT QUESTIONS YOU ASK ?

Sep 21, 2012 12:54PM
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I wish I could start a charity to help the middle class families that these types would donate to.  The proceeds going to working class families struggling to make ends meet in a difficult time.  Could you imagine people that actually go to work every day getting a break in life?  It seems like the bottom and the top are the only ones that matter in this country.  The poor have better benefits than working families so can you see why no one wants to take a job at Mcd's.  It's a truly messed up world we live in.  My father always said hard work would get you through life but that doesn't apply today.  Bosses take advantage of the hard workers and expect more for less pay while our costs continue to go up.  Food, gasoline, and insurance are really stifling any growth.  No raises for 6 years.
Sep 21, 2012 9:36AM
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Why not ! Spend it the way you want. Its there money. The US Gov. is stealing YOURS & MINE $MONEY$  &  sending it to the middle east. Worse yet there sending your KIDS over there to get killed . They call people "tax cheats". The CHEATS & THIEF'S  are the SCUM running our goverment!

Larry

Oct 2, 2012 11:38PM
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Why must "we" click to another page to find the answer!  Just give it!  IDIOTS! 
Sep 21, 2012 9:32AM
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Jocelyn Wildenstein won't  need a mask on Halloween, that's for sure.

When I saw how pretty she looked before plastic surgery, I thought  "How can anyone do this to themselves?"

Sep 21, 2012 8:02AM
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Every time I click on a link to a supposed news story that is, instead, a thinly veiled plot to generate more bing searches I become a little more reluctant to use any of the microsoft products who led me there--msn, bing, internet explorer.  Google does it all better, and they don't saturate news stories with links to the who-what-where-when-how that should be included in text. 

Sep 21, 2012 10:48AM
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Jocelyn Wildenstein HAS to look at herself in the mirror every morning and say, "What the f*** have I DONE!"  I'm sure cats all over the world saying, "B****, you don't look a thing like me!" 
Oct 2, 2012 10:27PM
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I wouldn't put Zuckerberg in the same league with Howard Hughes and Richard Branson, true visionaries.  He's a little punk with a fad site that got lucky.
Sep 22, 2012 12:23AM
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I agree, these stories peppered with questions instead of answers are fatiguing and its a boring writing style.  I learned a long time ago - don't ask a question in a speech or written piece because if your audience doesn't care much about the answer you just lost them.
Sep 21, 2012 3:23PM
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How many of you think this and many other stories are just to present questions that give a bing link.  It's really pathetic.  Even worse are the ads for bing before you can see a real clip with the big wanker spewing verbal diarrhea about how bing wins 2 to 1.  If it's preferred 2 to 1, why do we have to see this crap all the friggen time???????????
Sep 21, 2012 11:22AM
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THAT "CAT' WOMAN IS GROSS!! CATS ARE BEAUTIFUL! SHE LOOKS LIKE FREAKING ROAD KILL!
Oct 3, 2012 9:37AM
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stop trying to boost your bing ratings by making use search the answers... you just make people mad and hate bing even more
Oct 2, 2012 7:03PM
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I've always wondered, when you have the kind of money these folks in the article have--what do you dream about?  When you're poor you dream about what you would buy or what you would do or where you would go  if you had a lot of money.  When you're this wealthy and can buy anything, do anything or go anywhere what's left to dream about? Sooner or later you'll have purchased anything you could want, do everything you've ever wanted to do and gone everywhere. Then what? For most of us all we can do is dream.  P. S. Rich Miser, most of the people on this board have jobs.  Minimum wage is an employer's way of saying, "If I could possibly get away with paying you less--I would." Sounds to me like you don't value anyone but yourself.  Most of us who make minimum wage bust our azzes working ungodly hours doing so. Alot of us work more than one job and it's not so we can have the luxeries in life. It's so we can eat and live . Not all of us had parents who saved for our college tuition since we were embryos. Same old story, the rich get richer and the poor get poorer.  Oh well, at least we can still dream!
Sep 21, 2012 8:04AM
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BING SUCKS they are worse than yahoo or google who's #1 anybody but bing!!!!
Sep 21, 2012 6:21AM
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Boy do I feel sorry for these people, so much money so little time.
Oct 2, 2012 10:15PM
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Holy crap!  Did she do the surgery herself?
Sep 21, 2012 12:04PM
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I guess according to MSN if you have money, you have to fall into a stereotype of acting like a snob who thinks they are better than everyone. This was such a stupid slide show!!!
Oct 2, 2012 7:51PM
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I'm so tired of this kind of crap....
Sep 21, 2012 6:27AM
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Tommorow - "20 way-out eccentrics, on the dole."     Yeah - Don't hold your breath!
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