Blaming the weather for their sick overall performance in Q1 in a gradually improving global economy. Even worse, the business segment of their braggadocio and big bucks, DuPont AG, proved to be a dismal shortfall. Superior-managed competitors, Monsanto, Syngenta, and Bayer outplayed the lagging DuPont in the ag arena by a wide victory.
Ms. Kullman blaming the weather is like MARY emBARRAssed, GM Chieftess blaming amnesia for having no knowledge of deadly defects in millions of her cars for over a decade. Come to think of it, Ms. Kullman is merely an older, more haggard but thinner version of the waddling hubris-heavy head honcho of GM.