Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/6/14
The latest Twitter battle is between self-made billionair’s Donald Trump and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. This actually isn’t a recent thing, as Cubes and the Trumpster have been going tit-for-tat the last several months. If you remember, Trump offered $5 million to see a real birth certificate from President Obama. Cuban, clearly annoyed by Trump’s blustering, offered the Donald a $1 million to shave his head (seriously, how is that real hair?). But the bad blood really was fueled by Cuban’s old show, the Benefactor, which failed miserably. Cuban was on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and produced a letter from Trump. It was a similar show to Trump’s Apprentice, and he sent a long a message to Cuban after the cancellation of Benefactor, and it was kinda harsh: “When I initially called you to congratulate you on The Benefactor – little did you or I realize how disastrous and embarrassing it would turn out to be for you. If you ever decide to do another show, please call me and I will be happy to lend a helping hand.” Needless to say, Cuban never forgot. And Cuban now has a very successful show with the ‘Shark Tank,’ [...]
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