What does buying dinner, getting fat and stunt driving all have in common?

Startup funding that is…

Bigger Isn’t Always Better: How A Big Round Can Hurt Your Startup  |  TechCrunch

Fundraising is like this — if you don’t need to order a massive meal to sate your appetite, don’t do it. Aside from the obvious temptation to waste (see next section), the reality is that you won’t be over-ordering with cash in your pocket or even debt — you’ll be buying too much food with equity, something you can only sell once!