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I suggest to one or more of these multi-Billionaires that they hold a Lottery for a Billion dollars in order to welcome some lucky winner into their B-Club and then donate all their proceeds to a list of charities.
Since these folks know the value of a great idea perhaps they will consider giving me a finders fee…