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GE’s Immelt: The Damndest Scoundrel and the Damndest Fool

morgandog Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 9:45 AM
this is what we get when we do not participate in governance of this Country. I do not mean by voting once every four years. We all must be aware what is going on and constantly demand our representatives bend to our will, not some corporate or lobbyist will. We need to stop electing the same people year after year and getting no change for the better. Our founding fathers did not believe an elected official should make a career of serving in office 30 to 50 years. We need to take the power for change back into our hands.

“Jim Jett always used to say that his brother was the damndest scoundrel that was ever borne,” drawled Abraham Lincoln, “but by the infinite mercy of providence he was also the damndest fool.”

Jeffrey Immelt, the modern version of Jim Jett’s brother and Chief Executive Officer of General Electric, should be fired.

Actually, if it’s possible, he should be fired twice: once because he’s a scoundrel and another time because he’s a fool.

As a fool and as a scoundrel, the guy has wonderful timing; timing that can only be attributed to the vast Left-Wing conspiracy that aims to convince...