Tom Perkins’ Yacht

Posted in Quotes at 6:11 am by Jason G.

 Tom Perkins (of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers fame) recently launched his new ship at a party…  the yacht was decorated with signal flags.  From Newsweek,

…in the system of international maritime signals, each flag [on the yacht] represented a letter.  Ever the paragon of capitalism, Perkins’s playful message spelled out, “Rarely does one have the privilege to witness vulgar ostentation displayed on such a scale.”