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Obleftivist Yawon Bwook says Donald Twump is "THE villain of our time." Which of the following best accords with your view?
Yes he is
He's not a villain but a hero
Putin might be a bigger villain
The mullahs might be bigger villains
ISIS might be bigger villains
Ugly Wimmin might be bigger villains
Black Lives Matter might be bigger villains
Snowflake moronnials might be bigger villains
College professors might be bigger villains
Fake News outlets might be bigger villains
Pomowankers might be bigger villains
Obleftivists might be bigger villains
None of the above—specify
Total votes: 10
Submitted by Anonymous Guest on Thu, 2008-05-29 05:48
I was delighted to read in the Sydney Morning Herald today http://business.smh.com.au/bonds-remarkable-comeback-20080528-2iyt.html that Alan Bond has returned to Australia's Rich List.
Bond is a splendid chap, a visionary Capitalist who was a victim of the 'Tall Poppy Syndrome' back in the 1990s.
To refresh a couple of memories...
In 1988 Bond gained control of a company called Bell Resources, a shell company with cash and a sharemarket quotation as its only assets. According to whom you believe, Bond either intended Bell to be a vehicle for owning his Brewing interests and Bell paid a $1Billion (or thereabouts) 'deposit' in anticipation of settling the remaining couple of billion dollar purchase price in due course; or he 'stole' $1 Billion from Bell shareholders in broad daylight, delusionally of the view he could get away with it, and all the while regularly providing updates to shareholders, the media and the Stock Exchange of what he was doing..(you can draw your own conclusions as to what was the 'true' scenario).
He pleaded guilty to absurd charges and served time in gaol, but has bounced back.
He is now rich again and I say well done!
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