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Wednesday, May 18, 2011
"The Hot-Money Cowboys of Baghdad" by Steven Lee Myers - NYTimes.com
You think you're bad? Hot shot on the trading desk taking "big risks" with other people's money? Really striking out on your own with that marketing agency you're trying to get to fly? If you were really bad, you'd go to Baghdad with nothing but a handgun, a cell phone, and a business card. Like these guys. Get that Saddam-Hussein-type money, son! You won't do it ...