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Methinks like for like then one should use the €670million loss for the quarter IAG reported which includes €311million exceptional item (ie an additional cost on top of the huge exceptional item EO2012).

I switch between Radio 2 and 4. Jeremy Vine on R2 last week, with subject experts hosted discussion on the traits psychopaths share with (10% I think of) senior Bankers/Dealers/CEOs

Characteristics include
•Superficial charm and average intelligence.
•Absence of delusions and other signs of irrational thinking.
•Absence of nervousness or neurotic manifestations.
•Untruthfulness and insincerity.
•Lack of remorse or shame.
•Antisocial behavior without apparent compunction.
•Poor judgement and failure to learn from experience.
•Pathological egocentricity and incapacity to love.
•General poverty in major affective reactions.
•Specific loss of insight.
•Unresponsiveness in general interpersonal relations.
•Fantastic and uninviting behavior with drink, and sometimes without.
•Grandiose feeling of how important s/he is
• Pathological liar – lies when there is no need to
• Manipulates others, cunning
• Lacks empathy
• Does not accept responsibility for his/her actions


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