Wednesday, May 07, 2008

LIVE BLOG ARCHIVE: Warren Buffett's Q&A With Shareholders (Morning Session)

This is the morning session of the Warren Buffett/Charlie Munger question-and-answer session with shareholders at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting at the Qwest Arena in Omaha, Nebraska on Saturday, May 3, 2008 as live-blogged on's Warren Buffett Watch. All times are Central.

8:31 am The lights have gone down in the arena. Buffett, on video tape, is introducing this year's movie. We asks that no one do any video recording, and all cameras are banned from the arena.

8:39 am: The film is a humorous cartoon that has Charlie Munger running for President. How will you fight global warming, he's asked. Everyone gets Dairy Queen ice cream!

8:41am: The cartoon is mentioning just about every Berkshire Hathaway property. Munger campaigns on NetJets, of course.

8:44 am: As the credits roll, every name is Charlie Munger. Produced by, directed by .. the entire technical crew ..

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