Last year we introduced “[a] new feature tracking individuals who buy full-page ads in the Times, several of whom the hardworking staff has noted before but is too lazy to look up right now.”
Today we have a repeat customer: Norman Lizt, who, according to an Atlanta Constitution blog, “says he pulls in ‘close to eight figures annually’ and has built a substantial net worth as a sole, private equity investor. He says he also employs a half-dozen people and contributes to charities.”
Lizt fashions himself Fat Cat in La Jolla and ran this full-page ad in yesterday’s Times:
You might well ask: Why would anyone drop six figures on a Times ad that no one but the hardworking staff will notice?