OT and getting further OT all the time! Re: Off-topic, but interesting (Fiorina fired) Z

From: Vintage Computer Festival <vcf_at_siconic.com>
Date: Thu Feb 10 12:00:24 2005

On Wed, 9 Feb 2005, Tom Jennings wrote:

> On Wed, 9 Feb 2005, Joe R. wrote:
> >> I think people just don't like women corporate officers.
> >
> > Aw, give it a rest! There are THOUSANDS of women corporate officers in
> > this country! Just because people don't like what Carly did to HP (and
> > Lucnet) don't try to shift the blame to them by saying that they don't like
> > women corporate officers.
> True enough. But the animus against her seems out of proportion to
> the relationship anyone on this list might have with her and HP.

Um, not really. I felt the same way about John Sculley when his sorry ass
was canned. I just hate CEOs who mess up a company that I happen to like.
It's irrational, sure, but we're all armchair business analysts in the

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