Three U.S. families—the Waltons of Walmart, the Mars candy family, and the Koch brothers—have a combined wealth of $348.7 billion, a fortune that has increased 6,000 percent since 1982. What do you think?

“I’m sure they all earned it. Remaining in somebody’s will isn’t always as easy as it sounds.”

Vernon Strong • Systems Analyst

“I love a good riches-to-obscene-riches story.”

Lydia Hodgson • Soup Ladler

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“Huh. I wonder what they’re saving up for.”

Harry Fraser • Nativity Scene Constructor