"We hope to do to this industry what Wal-Mart did to theirs, Starbucks did to theirs, Costco did to theirs and Lowe’s-Home Depot did to their industry. And I think if we’ve done our job, five years from now you’re not going to call us a bank.”
— Kerry K. Killinger, chief executive of Washington Mutual, 2003
Another bit of inspiration, the infamous David Lereah, whom JVL and I disdainfully discussed this weekend, and on whom JVL posted.
So without further ado, here's a slice of Jersey power pop, courtesy of the Smithereens: