Would you have invested?

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Would you have invested with them?

Yes
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No
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Sir G
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Would you have invested?

Post by Sir G » Wed Sep 03, 2003 11:55 pm

Style and appearance seem to have always played a role in our view of things. And also in how we value things.

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Post by edward kim » Thu Sep 04, 2003 2:38 am

My father bought shares when Microsoft did the IPO. He thought they were doing something really different, which matches their looks. Who knew?

GROOVY and WOODSTOCK come to mind ..

I guess my father likes people who look that way. I'm surrounded at work by people who look like that - maybe even worse-looking. But I don't hold it against anyone~ :D

Edward

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Post by Douglas » Tue Jan 13, 2004 9:53 pm

No way man, I would have been into Corn and beans.

...after, of course, I bolted out of my mother's womb

lol

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Post by Moritz Mechanicus » Tue Jul 06, 2004 10:05 am

That would have depended on the story they had to tell (or sell). Why judge them by their admittedly rather naff looks? After all, the Enron / Worldcom / Ahold executives looked much better but behaved far worse.

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