Meet Mr. Moneybags

Hedge fund manager John Paulson raked in an astonishing $3 billion last year, a payday that topped all others even in the rarified canyons of Wall Street. That's more than $1.4 million an hour, assuming a 40-hour workweek with no vacations -- though we expect he worked a lot more than that. Meanwhile, the average American worker made just $17.86 an hour in March, according to the government's Bureau of Labor Statistics. It would take 80,756 average Americans to make the same amount of...Full Story
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