A businessman interviewed by Buzz Bissinger about his role in the boom and bust of the 1980s, Aaron Giebel talks about the enormous wealth he accumulated during the oil boom, in oil prospecting. Giebel ended up losing nearly all this money when the bust occurred; normally a sensible and cautious investor, Giebel admits to having been “crazed” by the allure of big profits during the boom.
Aaron Giebel Quotes in Friday Night Lights
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Chapter 11: Sisters
There is no question the banks were tantamount to prostitutes during the boom.
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