Monday, June 05, 2006
Jumping The Shower Curtain
Here is a new phrase from the world of business news. When corporate Neros push their greed so far that even hard-working churchgoing Republicans shake their heads and want to cry out, "I won't take it anymore!" - that's called "Jumping the shower curtain." It comes from when Tyco king Dennis Kozlowski installed a $6,000 shower curtain in his mansion while he was ripping off his shareholders for millions. Read about the latest vogue in corporate grotesquerie - and behold the awareness burgeoning in the hearts and minds of ordinary Americans.
"Super-rich set sights on a really gross profit" from the Baltimore Sun