Apparently all you need to do to get verified on Twitter is be Warren Buffet.
The influential Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway joined Twitter yesterday afternoon, sent out a single tweet, and already has the coveted blue check mark next to his Twitter handle.
Warren is in the house.
— Warren Buffett (@WarrenBuffett) May 2, 2013
When asked about Twitter, and technology in general, by his interviewer, Buffet asked if it bites – and also acknowledged that he doesn’t even have a computer on his desk at work (although he does at home).
In fact, Buffet is known to be tech-shy, having famously sat out the technology bubble of the late 1990s. That being said, Berkshire Hathaway did invest nearly $11 billion investment in IBM in 2011.
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