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I’m working on a post that I intend to publish this afternoon, and in doing my research, I stumbled upon the video gem below. It is a brief bit from a 60 Minutes piece about the (at the time) red-hot, multi-billion dollar firm Razorfish (For those who didn’t survive the dot-com mania, incredibly stupid names were de rigueur.) Anyway, give it a watch, because it’s hilarious how overconfident and douchey this pair of (at the time) incredibly rich “entrepreneurs” behave trying to answer a basic question.