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March 8, 2005 6:26 PM   Subscribe

Stonecipher Out At Boeing. While it may seem Harry Stonecipher, the Savior of Boeing, quit over an affair, is that all there is to it?
posted by nj_subgenius (6 comments total)
Um, subgenius, you do realize that the CEO forced out over the Pentagon recruiting scandal was Phil Condit, who left over a year ago -- and that Stonecipher was the replacement CEO, who had recently apparently largely settled the dispute with the DoD?

posted by dhartung at 11:17 PM on March 8, 2005

This sort of thing would have been unthinkable before Viagra.
posted by psmealey at 4:45 AM on March 9, 2005

What about the woman? She's a Boeing employee too, isn't she?
Shouldnt' the same ethical standards apply to her?
If he's out because of this, shoudn't she be out too?
posted by Dillenger69 at 9:39 AM on March 9, 2005


The point is that he's out for reasons they don't have to disclose, and thus aren't, for the sake of everyone's stock portfolio.

It's like politicos needing to spend more time with their family. Heh. Rather extended family.
posted by effugas at 9:57 AM on March 9, 2005

Putting aside all of the Important Details...

Stonecipher? What, is he a Druid? Or a prog-rock fan?
posted by RakDaddy at 10:57 AM on March 9, 2005

Sex with the employees is a Bad Idea. Period.
posted by ilsa at 1:28 PM on March 9, 2005

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