Tyson Dead!

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by shortie, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. Donald J. Tyson, Food Tycoon, Is Dead at 80
    Published: January 6, 2011

    Donald J. Tyson, an aggressive and visionary entrepreneur who dropped out of college and built his father’s Arkansas chicken business into the behemoth Tyson Foods, one of the world’s largest producers of poultry, beef and pork, died on Thursday. He was 80 and lived in Fayetteville, Ark.
  2. Thought this was about Kid Dynamite :D
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  4. 80! is that all! i thought billionaires lived longer :eek:
  5. not those who eat chicken :D :D
  6. So did I. :) That totally got me.

    Anyhow, Don Tyson was a good entrepreneur who had great vision. He led Tyson Foods from a small regional chicken company to a multibillion dollar food-processing enterprise.

    He was a great man. RIP. And condolences to those he left behind.