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Brett Bullington — One Year After the Accident (Video)


It was just over one year ago that longtime Silicon Valley investor Brett Bullington got into a bike accident while he was on a charity trip to raise money for a village in Africa. He suffered severe trauma after a dangerous fall.

Brett has had his ups and downs since then, of course, so it was nice to see him make his way to San Francisco last week for a visit to ATD Global HQ and a bit of lunch.

Here he is, giving an update about his health, after finally getting his new plastic skull to successfully adapt to his body. There’s some plastic surgery to go, as well as working on getting some cognitive skills up to speed, but Brett continues to have a great attitude about his unfortunate situation.

Here’s Brett:

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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald