Archive for June, 2010

BP Is Not Unique

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

BP has become the latest mega-corporation to join the pantheon of most despised companies ever. By wreaking havoc on the Gulf of Mexico by dint of the worst man-made ecological disaster in theĀ  history of the world, it has easily supplanted Enron and Goldman Sachs as the poster child for avarice at any cost. Now come the revelations about the root cause of the disaster- bad cost cutting decisions. As Gomer Pyle would say, “surprise, surprise, surprise!” (more…)