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    the idea that they were Masters of the Universe, and the Job Creators come down from Mt. Olympus to circulate among the miserable drones and to make hundreds if not thousands of times the average salaries in the companies they were looting for their personal advantage.

    The Age of the Super Star CEO, trumpeted by the media where people like parasites Jack Welch and Donald Trump and a host of others are the ones we all want to drool over and emulate. In that sense they have been very successful.

    If they had the same media we have now, in olden days you would have been subjected to articles like

    "What Makes Genghis Tick? A Visit Inside the Yurt Reveals the Softer Side of the World's Scariest Mongol"

    “Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.” FDR

    by Phoebe Loosinhouse on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 05:42:50 AM PDT

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