dot com bubble
So what do you do when this creep offers to fund your America’s Cup program? Call bullshit and say “show me the money”? Ignore him and hope he goes away? Either way, it’s pretty funny. Thanks to TVNZ.
Multi-millionaire internet mogul Kim Dotcom has thrown his weight behind a future Team New Zealand America’s Cup challenge. Dotcom, who has a tense relationship with the prime minister, said this morning his file hosting website Mega would fund a Team NZ campaign for 2017. “Prime Minister John Key says no more funding for Team NZ? I say #Mega will become a Team NZ sponsor & we will win next time. #AmericasCup,” he tweeted this morning.
Dotcom, who founded file sharing website Megaupload, is fighting extradition to the US where authorities allege the firm and its owners had committed mass copyright infringement and money laundering worth more than US$500 million. More here. And jump in the discussion thread on SA here.
September 26th, 2013