> What risk did BG take commensurate with a $50b reward?
Presumably the risk was to do what he did instead of something else.
What's the risk you take when you get someone else to write an article in your newsletter?
> Cab drivers, asbestos cleanup workers, and strawberry pickers take
> big risks too.
But not with the intention of a big reward; taking risk is not the same as accepting risk.