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View Diary: Mitt Romney aide on Florida primary: 'It's about destroying Gingrich' (99 comments)

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  •  A view typical of vampire capitalism (10+ / 0-)

    First, Slick Willard and Bain were not in the vulture capitalism game but instead were the consummate vampire capitalists. What's the difference? Vultures eat carrion but vampires seek healthy creatures full of blood and drain them of that precious nectar. In Bain's case, that would take a relatively successful company, especially one w/ little debt and a healthy pension, and bleed that company while accumulating "management fees."

    The reason the view of the unnamed Romney staffer fits the vampire capitalism meme is that like in the private equity market, it's not about winning and losing, but about destroying the other guy. And so it goes...

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