“If an undergraduate is wearing a tie and jacket on Thursday afternoon at three o’clock . . . they’re [either]looking for a job and have an interview . . . [or] they are an @#$%!&.”
— Larry Summers on first meeting the Winklevoss twins when they sought his help in their battle with Mark Zuckerberg for a piece of Facebok’s profits. “This was the latter case,” the former Harvard president recalled at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech conference in New York.
Read earlier: The Larry Summers moment in ‘The Social Network,’ and how actor Douglas Urbanski nailed it, 10/7/10