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25th Aug '16 12:59:58 PM Njein
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-->'''Gekko''': ''[still smug]'' You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Well let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\
''[Gekko punches Bud and grabs him by the collar.]''
-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to buy 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it!''' Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back,'' '''you cockroach!''' ''[Gekko hits him a 4th time, but the force of the hit knocks Bud into the ground.]'' '''''[[SuddenlyShouting I GAVE YOU DARIEN! I GAVE YOU YOUR MANHOOD, I GAVE YOU EVERYTHING!]]''''' ''[Gekko calms down, then tosses a handkerchief to Bud to clean off the blood on his lip.]'' You could have been one of the great ones, Buddy. I look at you, and I see myself. Why?\\

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-->'''Gekko''': ''[still smug]'' You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Well let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\
''[Gekko punches Bud and grabs him by the collar.]''
-->'''Gekko:'''
]'' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to buy 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it!''' Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back,'' '''you cockroach!''' ''[Gekko hits him a 4th time, but the force of the hit knocks Bud into the ground.]'' '''''[[SuddenlyShouting I GAVE YOU DARIEN! I GAVE YOU YOUR MANHOOD, I GAVE YOU EVERYTHING!]]''''' ''[Gekko calms down, then tosses a handkerchief to Bud to clean off the blood on his lip.]'' You could have been one of the great ones, Buddy. I look at you, and I see myself. Why?\\
25th Aug '16 12:58:58 PM Njein
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-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd still be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it!''' Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back,'' '''you cockroach!'''\\
''[Gekko hits him a 4th time, but the force of the hit knocks Bud into the ground.]''
-->'''Gekko''': '''''[[SuddenlyShouting I GAVE YOU DARIEN! I GAVE YOU YOUR MANHOOD, I GAVE YOU EVERYTHING!]]'''''\\
''[Gekko calms down, then tosses a handkerchief to Bud to clean off the blood on his lip.]''
-->'''Gekko''': You could have been one of the great ones, Buddy. I look at you, and I see myself. Why?\\

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-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd still be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them buy 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it!''' Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back,'' '''you cockroach!'''\\
cockroach!''' ''[Gekko hits him a 4th time, but the force of the hit knocks Bud into the ground.]''
-->'''Gekko''':
]'' '''''[[SuddenlyShouting I GAVE YOU DARIEN! I GAVE YOU YOUR MANHOOD, I GAVE YOU EVERYTHING!]]'''''\\
EVERYTHING!]]''''' ''[Gekko calms down, then tosses a handkerchief to Bud to clean off the blood on his lip.]''
-->'''Gekko''':
]'' You could have been one of the great ones, Buddy. I look at you, and I see myself. Why?\\
10th Aug '16 1:54:25 PM Njein
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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: [[spoiler:Good luck, Gordon. You unknowingly spilled the beans on your own crimes and sealed your own fate to a long prison sentence, thanks to a HiddenWire Bud was wearing during your final confrontation with him.]]

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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: [[NiceJobFixingItVillain Nice Job Fixing It, Gordon]]: [[spoiler:Good luck, Gordon. You unknowingly spilled the beans on your own crimes and sealed your own fate to a long prison sentence, thanks to a HiddenWire Bud was wearing during your final confrontation with him.]]
10th Aug '16 1:53:42 PM Njein
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** Gekko was loosely based on Michael Miliken, the junk-bond king and Ivan Boesky, a corporate raider.

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** Gekko was loosely based on Michael Miliken, Milken, the junk-bond king and Ivan Boesky, a corporate raider.
9th Aug '16 9:15:33 AM Njein
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed:
** Gekko was loosely based on Michael Miliken, the junk-bond king and Ivan Boesky, a corporate raider.
** Bud Fox was based on Dennis Levine, a merger-and-acquisition specialist at Drexel Burnham Lambert who spent much of his career obtaining insider information.
15th Jul '16 1:55:20 PM Njein
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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: During his final confrontation with Bud, Gekko gives him a harsh one:

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: During his their final confrontation with Bud, confrontation, Gekko gives him Bud a harsh one:



-->'''Gekko''': ''[still smugly smiling]'' You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Well let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\

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-->'''Gekko''': ''[still smugly smiling]'' smug]'' You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Well let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\
12th Jul '16 7:13:15 PM Mdumas43073
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->''The point is, ladies and gentlemen - that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.''

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->''The ->''"The point is, ladies and gentlemen - gentlemen, that greed, greed -- for lack of a better word, word -- is good.''"''
8th Jul '16 6:37:01 AM Njein
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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: [[spoiler:Gekko unknowingly spills the beans on his own crimes and seals his own fate, thanks to a HiddenWire Bud was wearing during their final confrontation.]]

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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: [[spoiler:Gekko [[spoiler:Good luck, Gordon. You unknowingly spills spilled the beans on his your own crimes and seals his sealed your own fate, fate to a long prison sentence, thanks to a HiddenWire Bud was wearing during their your final confrontation.confrontation with him.]]
6th Jul '16 6:34:59 AM Njein
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-->'''Gekko''': You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\
''[Gekko suddenly sucker punches Bud and grabs him by the collar.]''
-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd still be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it'''! Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back'', '''you cockroach!'''\\

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-->'''Gekko''': ''[still smugly smiling]'' You sandbagged me on Bluestar. I guess you think you taught the teacher a lesson, that the tail can wag the dog, huh? Let Well let me clue you in, pal. The ice is melting right underneath your feet.\\
''[Gekko suddenly sucker punches Bud and grabs him by the collar.]''
-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd still be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to '''get it'''! it!''' Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back'', back,'' '''you cockroach!'''\\



'''Bud''': I don't know. I guess I realized I'm just Bud Fox. As much as I wanted to be Gordon Gekko, I'll always be Bud Fox.

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'''Bud''': I don't know. I guess I realized I'm just Bud Fox. As much as I wanted to be Gordon Gekko, I'll always ''always'' be Bud Fox.
5th Jul '16 7:05:02 AM Njein
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-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to ''get it''! Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back'', you cockroach!\\

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-->'''Gekko:''' Did you think you could've gotten this far this fast with anybody else, huh? You think you'd be dicking someone like Darien? No. You'd still be cold-calling widows and dentists trying to sell them 20 shares of some fucking dog-shit stock. I took you in. ''[hits Fox a 2nd time]'' '''A NOBODY!''' ''[hits him again]'' I opened doors for you. I showed you how the system works. The value of information, how to ''get it''! '''get it'''! Fulham Oil, Brant Resources, Geodynamics. And this is how you fucking ''pay me back'', you cockroach!\\'''you cockroach!'''\\
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