Becoming a billionaire can make anyone popular, but the hero worship has reached a weird place with LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman.
His PandoMonthly was the only one at which we’ve had a security incident. A woman was pacing by the green room for hours desperately clutching a business card and then flew after him as he tried to leave — grabbing and clawing at him to get him to take that card. This was no mere plucky entrepreneur wanting to give someone their contact info: this was actually a little scary. It was as if this woman’s life depe