Tuesday, September 30, 2014

US History 1973 - 2014 Commonplace Book: Lecture 27, Catastrophic Failure: Enron, Katrina & Politics in the mid-2000s (Con't)

Bob Badeer: So the rumor's true? They're fuckin' takin' all the money back from you guys? All those money you guys stole from those poor grandmothers in California?
Kevin McGowan: Yeah, Grandma Millie, man. But she's the one who couldn't figure out how to fuckin' vote on the butterfly ballot.
Bob Badeer: Yeah, now she wants her fuckin' money back for all the power you've charged right up—jammed right up her ass for fuckin' $250 a megawatt hour.

—Enron Traders, November 30, 2000 (caught on tape)
Introduction to (and explanation of) this quote series can be found here.  Read this tag to see all of them.

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