How sweet it is, at least for traditional lawyers who battle for clients about if smoking cigarettes for three decades was harmful to their health and how 28 days in rehab and a year in Alcoholics Anonymous constitute a productive sentence for DUI.
Yesterday, RR Donnelly released Google's earning report prematurely. That was on top of results lower than what the Street expected. The stock plunged 75 points. Other Internet stocks such as Amazon were also down. Yeah, the Silicon Valley crowd blinked. Lawyers just went about their mundane business of precedent, ensuring motions were without typos, and appearing deferential in court.
Perhaps the tech world has had its day in the sun.