Feb 16, 2021

3 min read

The YouTube founder: How Merseburg’s Jawed Karim invented the world’s largest video portal and thus became a multimillionaire

A young man is standing in front of an elephant enclosure in the zoo. It is a gray spring day and the camera quality of the recording is rather poor. The cool thing about elephants? They have a very, very long trunk. “That’s pretty much all there is to be said.” And so the 18-second clip ends.