And thus the observations on Twitter began. Ketchup figured, as well as references to Buffett's legendary frugality.
John Kerry was probably having a better than usual day today, it was pointed out.
Warren Buffett spent 28 billion dollars on Heinz ketchup? I usually just ask the McDonalds drive-thru person for a big handful. #frugal— Rebecca Shively (@rlshively) February 14, 2013
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