Warren Buffett Uses First Tweet to Show He’s Diggity-Down With the Kidz’ Lingo

He is one with the youth culture. Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway and "Buffett Rule" namesake, often likes to do folksy things to prove he's not your average billionaire.

So today, Buffett — an octogenarian who until today only used his computer as an electronic bridge machine — joined Twitter and posted his first tweet.

Welcome to Twitter, Mr. Buffett. Now, please, easy on the slang. You're embarrassing us.