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I'll be interested to see what a gross abuse of power gets you, in terms of sentencing.



it seems to be related to the amount of people involved.

If you run away with a bag of cash, you'll get (metaphorically) beheaded.

If you and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and Countrywide run away with a bag of cash, prepare for a fairly bad spanking.


As they say: if you owe your banker one million dollars, he has you by the balls. If you owe your banker one billion dollars, you have him by the balls.

Edit: phrasing


"If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem." - J. P. Getty


> As they say: if you owe your banker one million dollars, you have him by the balls. If you owe your banker one billion dollars, you have him by the balls.

I think you made a mistake. First sentence is supposed to be, "he has you by the balls."


Or the more PC version: If you owe your bank one million dollars, you have a problem, if you owe your bank one billion dollars, they have a problem.


That can't be what they say.


If you kill one man, you're a murderer. If you kill thousands, you're a conqueror.


Kill 'em all, you're a god...


Seriously, three downvotes for a Megadeth quote? No sense of humour you people....





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