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Very nice to meet you -- utility -- -- ran I didn't get -- -- especially July 5 and -- half but other then say you cried tonight Obama.
Yes Magic Johnson trying to that was elected yes I did my wife and I.
We were sitting there -- Samuel Jackson what time Jackson's house and we all were crime there's just a special night special moment.
We -- not never see in our lifetime again and can't wait to inauguration and give him go on -- and give him work and so if get this economy going play in terms of getting the economy doing this a great timing for your book because people want to know what they can do how they come entrepreneur just like you did you've got.
What 91 different.
Locations -- 22 different states and anyone different businesses so you when you started nineteen -- starter right away getting your business act together many players.
What do you do after your time is up as a player and you had dental plan out of saying yes -- was -- really wonderful for me to get involved in business while we'll still plan.
I think they gave me the platform to transition into this is basketball did what did you tell him -- -- -- -- branding.
-- -- one -- oneself -- -- very personal story about when you were diagnosed with HIV positive.
You had -- deal -- branding yourself you were -- drive and that was something you had to overcome how did you approach that issue but great great question.
What happened was a lot of the endorsement that I had those companies dropping.
So I had to reinvent myself I had to come back and make sure that -- now.
Any and build a business brand and instead of a basketball over him and so.
I've made sure that.
In my investments that I became successful.
I was very disciplined on who I would get in business -- Because their brand would help my brand grow and I would help there to bring you provide some prejudicing people who said -- -- you've got this.
Disease which many people didn't understand still don't understand -- overcome objections from people who might not want to invest with -- Based on well that happened.
A few times but I think that I kept golf I wasn't gonna lead.
Of them -- prizes or who.
Were discriminated against me -- be bad.
Or not make me successful so what I did was I was going to prove them wrong to us -- compare the first -- yeah.
-- you tell me whenever sitting here and to try to have a night to go and see whatever teams in town and -- -- game.
The unity is still want to get out there and that court to distill that desire no no desire to play basketball at all I love business.
I -- -- -- urban communities grow.
I -- -- people to work color low making sure light right now on the whole mortgage crisis someone to help people get back into their homes.
Basketball is -- for me I still get my fix because of a -- minority owner of the lakers so I still get a chance to be involved because of that.
But other than that as noted and that is that doesn't -- if.
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