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5 People We Treat As Experts Just Because They’re Rich

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Marlo Safi Culture Reporter
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Celebrities have considerable influence on culture, especially when it comes to fashion, beauty and wellness. 

But some celebrities and wealthy people have had an outsized influence in fields they have little to no expertise in. These are five rich people who have been treated as experts in a subject they have relatively little to no background in when compared to actual experts who’ve undergone years of training to gain their legitimacy.

Bill Gates

Gwyneth Paltrow

Bill Nye

Leonardo DiCaprio

Jeffrey Epstein