…without the beard. He also sounds different when you know he steals assets from public companies and lines his pockets with the ill-gotten gains, too. He sounds defensive and extremely arrogant, however his voice still carries the clear in his conviction that he is above the law. A multimillionaire mining magnate worried about the contents of a blog post, now there’s a thing. The reason is obvious: Today’s modern investment world would see major international funds shake PAAS out of their portfolios the way a dog shakes out fleas if this got out to them, he needs to close the message down before real analysts find out. You might think Ross’s idea to stiff his own company out of $30m or so and share it between himself, Tim Young, Brian Paes-Braga and Frank Giustra as a simple peccadillo, a slip-up from an otherwise innocent soul. Big money is not that forgiving, so of course Beaty is going to lie in public about the way he cheats on the world.