April
2017

Aubrey McClendon Aubrey McClendon is a Greedy Bastard

Billionaire wildcatter Aubrey McClendon is the co-founder, chief executive officer, and former chairman of Chesapeake Energy Corporation. His great uncle Robert Kerr, a governor of Oklahoma, founded oil giant Kerr-McGee; his father became an executive there. McClendon is known for his near-sociopathic tolerance for financial risk and his $1.2 billion dollar personal fortune has been procured through well-documented dubious deals and financial wizardry.
Aubrey McClendon
Photo: Chesapeake Energy

He is an outspoken advocate for natural gas as a cleaner and safer alternative to oil and coal fuels. He was the highest-paid CEO of all S&P 500 companies in 2008, receiving a compensation package totaling $112 million. 

In June 2012, in what Wall Street Journal writer David Benoit called an "historic revolt," Chesapeake Energy shareholders voted to repudiate McClendon's leadership and to re-incorporate the company in the state of Delaware, rather than in Oklahoma.|

McClendon is one of the nation’s 100 largest land owners according the magazine Land Report.

He is also noted for his philanthropic "generosity", having donated more than $75 million in the past 15 years to a variety of institutions ... that all bear his family name. Philanthropy is not philantrhopy when ego is involved. 

 In 2011, he was named "America's Most Reckless Billionaire" in a Forbes Magazine cover story.

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I seriously doubt that if Michaele was indeed a socialite she’d be employed as a
receptionist, department store clerk or makeup artist… Paris Hilton she is not….
These two are posers who don’t pay their bills and are taking this reality/celebrity train
for all its worth…They are both idiots.

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