From Chapter 3 of Snow Crash:
But in the bleak light of full adulthood, which is to one's early twenties as Sunday morning is to Saturday night, he can clearly see what it really amounts to: He's broke and unemployed.
Then in Chapter 44:
"I just threw away a brand-new top-of-the-line motorcycle in the street because I didn't feel like pushing it half a block to the garage," Hiro says. "I am on an expense account that would blow your mind."
I must have missed something. When and how does Hiro acquire his mind-blowing expense account?