Murdoch’s big test

May 29, 2008

In what’s probably the strangest session out of any business conference we’ve ever witnessed, genomics company 23andMe decided to test the world’s most famous media mogul’s DNA through its service after a short q&a and here’s what they discovered about Rupert Murdoch:

  • He likes milk.
  • He has lots of cavities.
  • Murdoch doesn’t think his urine smells after eating asparagus (he doesn’t like it). “I don’t notice it … I haven’t thought about it.”
  • Murdoch would be a great sprinter.
  • He’s a morning person.
  • He doesn’t like sweet snacks.
  • He doesn’t sneeze when he’s in sunlight.

Now if only founders Linda Avey and Anne Wojicicki can come up with a test for a mogul’s next big acquisition.

(Video: All Things D)

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