David Choe's Winning Facebook Gamble

Muralist David Choe explains why he accepted stock over cash from Facebook.
1:07 | 02/09/12

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Transcript for David Choe's Winning Facebook Gamble
How did you know that you had this stock. You -- you've known for awhile because because. When I got the stock originally. I just forgot about it and then you know FaceBook. If you remember. Back when MySpace ruled everything FaceBook was almost like an afterthought or joked -- MySpace you know jokes. And and it's just MySpace became a joke and disappeared so during that time. I just like I have the shares but I think much of it but then -- FaceBook began to get more popularly -- years ago and programs. You -- a -- that best -- you -- to go to Las Vegas and you've made a lot of money and I asked me that I even this was again. So what to kick start to get advice that I just trying to get my to -- -- money away. I think. When people say gamble the first thing you think of -- Las -- -- cards and stuff. I've gambled with everything in my life. Starting with literally my life to my career. I mean I don't know how many times in my career people said this kid is crazies is committed career suicide by doing that -- -- -- I wanna do I want to do don't express myself fully.

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