Thursday, August 11th, 2011 at 11:30 am
“I just felt $100 million was low,” he says, wrapping each word in a deep Louisiana drawl. “With all the different entities, I think I should still be a lot more than that. $500 million. $250 million, easy … As a child I always felt if I could make $1 million, I could make $100 million. If I could get $100 million, I’m just nine steps away from being a billionaire. And that’s the goal.”
Birdman also has some sweet plans for his gambling endeavors.
He claims he recently lost $2 million on a single bet on the Miami Heat; to balance this out, he plans to place a seven-figure bet on boxer Floyd Mayweather’s match in September. (“And when he fights Pacquiao,” Birdman adds gleefully, “I’m going to bet $10 million.”).