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Response to Bunnahabhain (Reply #89)

Wed Aug 14, 2013, 11:01 PM

92. As I said, summer cold, allergies, plague, whatever, I haven't done this stuff for a long time.

 

As far as I've ever known and in all my experience, the $20M (or whatever) CEO is a myth. On the exceedingly rare occasion that it happens, it's some trust fund parasite that constitutes a one-shot buy-in based on familial ties that has nothing left afterward.

I was with HP when Fiorina was sold to the board as just this kind of wunderkind, and we all know how well that worked out.

Somewhat strange for a computer-geek/systems whiz, I am math challenged and I type for shit. My ideas are sound, but I rely on the truly gifted to fix my errors in their areas and to translate them into geek-speak. Fortunately, I've always had a knack for spotting them and for then taking what they teach me and conveying that to the executive class.

Sounds like neither of us is having a particularly good day. Take a look at what I wrote tomorrow or later, I doubt anybody else is following this at this point, and get back to me.

Sorry for the foul mood and so on.

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