Remember Gerry Levin? He was exactly half of the worst deal ever. AOL-Time Warner. Have you heard of it? So, in some type of attempt to soothe his tortured soul, (from all the stockholder value that was lost, most likely,) he appeared on CNBC and threw himself on the mercy of the court. Key quote from that first link: “Mr. Levin seemed to admit that he had waited a long time to demonstrate the contrition he was now asking others to show. ‘Maybe you could say in my case it’s a little late,’ he said.”
The other half of the Dynamic Duo, Steve Case, offers his take.