Late Capitalism Calling

27 Oct

More to come on the neverending goldmine of hilarity that is CNN Money, but in the meantime, a nugget (no pun intended) from a story about how the credit crisis has affected the tech industry:

But she still expects to sell plenty of software, despite the changed environment. When [IBM VP Sandy] Carter visited Dubai last year, waiters sprinkled powdered gold on her eggs and customers signed million-dollar deals without blinking.

No punchline necessary.

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