Final Note

Warren Buffett serenades shareholders

Kai Ryssdal Apr 29, 2015
HTML EMBED:
COPY
Final Note

Warren Buffett serenades shareholders

Kai Ryssdal Apr 29, 2015
HTML EMBED:
COPY

Two things: one, the rich really are different. And two, Coca-Cola had its annual shareholder meeting today.

At the meeting, a Coke shareholder named Warren Buffett sang the soda giant’s jingle “I’d like to Buy the World a Coke” while playing the ukulele, which you can watch below:    

How great is that? Buffett was piped in via video, by the way—he wasn’t live.

Buffett’s own annual shareholder meeting for his holding company Berkshire Hathaway is this weekend in Omaha.

Get this: 50,000 are expected to show up. Oracle of Omaha, indeed. 

We’re here to help you navigate this changed world and economy.

Our mission at Marketplace is to raise the economic intelligence of the country. It’s a tough task, but it’s never been more important.

In the past year, we’ve seen record unemployment, stimulus bills, and reddit users influencing the stock market. Marketplace helps you understand it all, will fact-based, approachable, and unbiased reporting.

Generous support from listeners and readers is what powers our nonprofit news—and your donation today will help provide this essential service. For just $5/month, you can sustain independent journalism that keeps you and thousands of others informed.