so (lack of) intel's corporate executives (who've been making quarter-after-quarter of record compensation),
decide to stay the course as in their past ways (can you say the band on the titanic),
...while the people who own the company and are the reason it exists in the first place (the investors), have to settle with what at best could be described as middling performance, to at worst pathetic performance with many, many unique opportunites squandered by the current management
"I see ignorant investors, walking around like regular investors."
"They only see what they want to see. They don't know they're ignorant."