The Oracle of Omaha was ready. The "Berkies" were here. The big day finally arrived.
As many as 35,000 people from the Midlands and across the world converged on Omaha today for the Woodstock for Capitalists: Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholders meeting.
Follow along with live updates from staff writer Ross Boettcher during the day as he relays the action from the CenturyLink Center, then chat with veteran Berkshire Hathaway reporter Steve Jordon from 4 to 5 p.m.
Sights and sounds from the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting at the CenturyLink Center Omaha.
Warren Buffett and Bill Gates participate in the Omaha World-Herald newspaper toss at the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting.
Omaha World-Herald CEO and Publisher Terry Kroeger talks with Nightly Business News about Berkshire Hathaway's purchase of Warren Buffett's hometown newspaper.