RE: Cringely on "Pirates" and the AOL-Hughes Deal.

Tim Byars (
Mon, 28 Jun 1999 10:18:44 -0700

On 6/27/99 at 7:42 PM -0700, I Find Karma got the crowd on it's feet
with this:

>> Never Trust a Pirate:
>> How Bad TV Movies and Misrepresented Business Deals Prove Once Again
>> That Nothing is As It Seems
>> By Robert X. Cringely

>> They could have called me, these "Pirates" producers. They could have
>> called almost anyone who was actually near these events and done a
>> better job.

This is why most people hired at Apple when Cringley were are worth
millions and he isn't. If he feels this way he should have humped his
ass all over Hollywood looking for a deal. "They could have called
me..." glad I wasn't drinking anything or it would have come up through
my nose.

Stick to writing Bobby X, because frankly you don't get it.



"If at first you don't succeed, come back and we'll beat you again." - Degeneration X

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