The largest drugmaker in the world, Pfizer, has done something unusual for these times. It has agreed to buy rival company Wyeth for $68 billion in cash and stock. Such megadeals are rare these days because few companies can line up the cash.
The boss in the jump seat
We don’t cover the airline-formerly-known-as-Northwest much anymore, not since it got gobbled up by Delta and became the airline from Atlanta. Which is a shame because the airline from Atlanta is pretty much run by the former execs of the airline-formerly-known-as-Northwest. And, of course, it still provides plenty of jobs in flyover country. But this…
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