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re: Mentor's board rejects Icahn takeover bid
garydpdx   3/29/2011 1:15:30 PM
Carl Icahn may have painted himself into a corner and needs to unload his nearly 15% share of MENT all at once. When he arrived, I figured that his plan was to 'scare up' the value of his meagre holdings but failed; then when in that hole, he kept digging.

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re: Mentor's board rejects Icahn takeover bid
mranderson   3/29/2011 2:12:29 AM
Icahn is simply interested in loading Mentor up with debt. I can only see a disaster if he takes over Mentor. I don't know what you are referring to when you claim Xilinx lacks ethics. Regardless, I don't care about your personal issues.

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