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Eisner Steps Down

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Eisner Steps Down#0
Posted: 9/10/04 at 12:36pm
From Variety

EISNER STEPS DOWN
Mouse CEO will not renew contract in 2006

Michael Eisner, who led the Walt Disney Co. to huge success in the 1980s but more recently clashed with dissident stockholders including the founder's family, will leave the company in 2006 when his contract expires, the company said Friday.

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re: Eisner Steps Down#1
Posted: 9/10/04 at 12:37pm
Can't say this makes me sad.
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re: Eisner Steps Down#2
Posted: 9/10/04 at 12:43pm
This announcement should have been made in 1994
"Noah, someday we'll talk again. But there's things we'll never say. That sorrow deep inside you. It inside me, too. And it never go away. You be okay. You'll learn how to lose things..."
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re: Eisner Steps Down#3
Posted: 9/10/04 at 12:45pm
Here's hoping somebody new comes in and sends Disney's stock soaring.

My parents need to leave me SOMETHING when they kick it!
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re: Eisner Steps Down#4
Posted: 9/10/04 at 12:45pm
Hallelujah! Took him long enough.

I'll be generous, Matt. He should have done this in 1998. :P