Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Disney on Pirates: Not Quite Clear on the Concept

A subject of abiding interest.
Climateer, privateer, buccaneer, profiteer, have a beer grog.
From MemeCenter:


"There! That's what I think of ye. Before an hour's out, I'll stove in your old block house like a rum puncheon. Laugh, by thunder, laugh! Before an hour's out, ye'll laugh upon the other side. Them that die'll be the lucky ones...

How Investment Bankers Are Like Sexy Pirates 

Start-up costs 

Piracy:              Gun, boats, a handful of men, rocket-propelled grenades.
Private equity:  Office on Park Avenue.


Private equity: “Internal rate of return,” called IRR.
Piracy:               Eerily similar: “Aaargh”