Hacker News new | comments | show | ask | jobs | submit login

AIG was killed because they were run by amateurs who didn't know what they were doing. See also: Ford, GM, Chrysler, Lehman Brothers, etc.

It's very unfortunate that they brought down a lot of other people along with them.

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | DMCA | Apply to YC | Contact