Sunday, January 18, 2009

Takeover Rhetoric

Researching the history of corporate takeovers is more interesting than I had imagined, at least for aesthetic reasons. I had no idea there were so many fun metaphors: Poison Pill, Suicide Pill, Gray Knights, Greenmail, Jonestown Defense, Pac-Man Defense, Lobster Trap, Shark Repellent, Killer Bees.

1 comment:

PH said...

Oo--I like 'lobster trap.' :) You think of all these beet-faced meatsacks flailing helplessly-

Or, um, I do.