‘Shark Tank’: A Celebration of the American Dream — and of Capitalism

Rare television show to highlight the hard work and great ideas that help people make lots of money

“Shark Tank” is based on a simple premise. A group of hugely successful entrepreneurs and investors, known to the audience as “the Sharks,” sits in expensive-looking leather chairs and takes business pitches from ordinary Americans hoping to get a piece of the American Dream.

The contestants aren’t looking for free stuff, as do those on “Let’s Make a Deal” or “The Price is Right.” These contestants are different. They’re hoping to lure one of the rich guys and gals to invest in their businesses, to fund their start-ups and take them national….

Source: ‘Shark Tank’: A Celebration of the American Dream — and of Capitalism | LifeZette

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