What Came First, the Chicken or the Nest Egg?

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Imagine you are standing at the top of a large mountain. Start to form a small round, snowball. Then place it on the ground and let it roll down the mountain. This snowball will start off small, but slowly as it descends the mountain it will gain momentum and size. By the time the snowball reaches the base of the mountain it will have gained a decent amount of size over time. The snowball represents your…