Sam & Shaan Bet $500, Ozy Media Scam, Why Google is Dying, and More | My First Million #223

In this episode Sam (@theSamParr) and Shaan (@ShaanVP) discuss the latest news on the unfolding Ozy Media story, discuss why Google might not be a dominant tech giant in ten years, and place a bet on whether Shaan can make $10k in a day with a mall Santa scheme.
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Show notes:
* (0:00) How to explain My First Million
* (2:16) Why furniture-less design is the new style
* (9:06) Shady sh*t of the week: Ozy Media
* (19:04) The research power of Newspapers.com
* (27:59) Blue-collar side hustle: Mall Santas
* (36:08) Sam and Shaan make a $500 bet
* (38:07) Royalty-free music and its AI-generated future
* (40:19) Why NerdWallet persisted
* (50:39) Why big companies shut down products worth $10s of millions
* (56:12) Why Google and Facebook employees are soft