Skip to main content  
  Helping the environment one joke at a time, Grinning Planet. Click to go to home page. flying letter; click to go to signup page for free email version
Get GP free
via email !
 
   
       
 

CORPORATIONS - FUNNY QUOTES

There were thousands of applicants for the limited positions on this funny corporate quotes page. We picked the best!

    PAGE INDEX
 
  Bookmark and Share
 

Funny Corporation Quotes ...
GENERAL

"I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations."

Ralph Nader

"Nothing is illegal if a hundred businessmen decide to do it, and that's true anywhere in the world."

Andrew Young

"The corporations don't have to lobby the government anymore. They are the government."

Jim Hightower

"The only difference between the Republican and Democratic parties is the velocities with which their knees hit the floor when corporations knock on their door."

Ralph Nader

"Sharks have been swimming the oceans unchallenged for thousands of years; chances are, the species that roams corporate waters will prove just as hardy."

Eric Gelman

"The trouble in corporate America is that too many people with too much power live in a box (their home), then travel the same road every day to another box (their office)."

Faith Popcorn


ADVERTISEMENT

 

Funny Corporate Quotes ...
THEY PUT THE 'RAT' IN CORPORATE

corporation, n.
An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.

Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary

criminal, n.
A person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.

Howard Scott

"Punk is not dead. Punk will only die when corporations can exploit and mass produce it."

Jello Biafra

"[Commercial radio] is owned by one or two corporations now, and they're not in the music business. They're in the advertising business.... So let's not kid ourselves. If you want to hear music, go buy a guitar."

Elvis Costello

"Corporations cannot commit treason, nor be outlawed, nor excommunicated, for they have no souls."

Edward Coke

"Wal-Mart is the sewer pipe through which good jobs are being flushed."

Andrew Stern

"Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone."

John Maynard Keynes

"A man generally has two reasons for doing a thing: one that sounds good, and a real one."

J.P. Morgan


FREE AUDIO CLIPS

free audio news clips link; image of zombie kid - DON'T BE A MAINSTREAM MEDIA DRONE! - Free MP3 news download at Grinning Planet
 

Funny Corporation Quotes ...
FROM MOVIES AND TV

lisa simpson From The Simpsons

Lisa Simpson: "Romance is dead. It was acquired in a hostile takeover by Hallmark and Disney, homogenized, and sold off piece by piece."

From Fight Club (1999)

Narrator: "When deep space exploration ramps up, it'll be the corporations that name everything: the IBM Stellar Sphere, the Microsoft Galaxy, Planet Starbucks."

the tick From The Tick

Tick [leading-in to commercial break]: "Brace yourself while Corporate America tries to sell us its wretched things."

From The Daily Show

Jon Stewart: "April is tax month. If you are having trouble filing your taxes, then you should hire an accountant. They'll give you the same advice that they've given hundreds of corporations—taxes are for douche bags."

AMAZON PURCHASES FROM HERE HELP SUPPORT THIS FREE SITE. THANKS!

Search Amazon.com for more...

    


 
  You can get new funny quotes every month
free by email
  Know someone who would enjoy
this page of Funny Corporate Quotes?
Send page
 




Funny Corporation Quotes
COMM. CENTER & RELATED STUFF

SIMILAR CATEGORIES

Funny Disney Quotes

Funny Advertising Quotes

Funny Congress Quotes

Funny Wealth Quotes

Funny Promotion Quotes

Funny Environmental Quotes

Funny Quote subject list

Jokes/Cartoons (General)

PASS ’EM ON!

Do you know someone who would like these funny quotes about corporations? Please  forward to them.

Bookmark and Share

SEND ME A
FUNNY CORPORATIONS QUOTE

If you know of a funny corporations quote that I missed, please email it to me. Provide the text of the quote and who said it (and, if you have it, a web reference where we can verify the text and the spelling of the person's name, etc.). So... email me a quote. Thanks!

 

Funny Corporation Quotes . . .
AUDIO CLIPS
ABOUT CORPORATE POWER

CATEGORY:  LABOR, MEDIA — 26.SEP.2014

Rating: 3 of 5 - Good, worth a listen On The Media

The Labor Beat—Or Lack Thereof — In 1950, about a third of American private-sector workers were union members. Today, itís roughly a tenth. As the power of the unions declined, so did the number of labor reporters covering them. New York Times labor reporter Steven Greenhouse, who is one of just a handful of full-time labor reporters left at major papers, talks about the issue.
Go to page  |  Download/listen   7:47

GP comment:  The general public stupidly bought in to Reagan's demonization of the unions, and now low-end jobs dominate the opportunities. It did not help that greed and corruption were often hallmarks of many unions.

Original Show Pub Date: 12.Sep.2014

CATEGORY:  EMPIRE, CORPORATIONS — 23.JUN.2014

Rating: 3 of 5 - Good, worth a listen Progressive Commentary Hour

Former World Bankster Exposes Neocon/Neoliberal Agenda — Peter Koenig is a former economist and water resource specialist for the World Bank. He discusses the two sides of the global imperialist agenda: neocon (the "war without end" crowd) and the neoliberal (the Wall Street crowd). Topics include the false paradigm of private-public partnerships; GMOs and corporate control of seeds and food; public pushback against corporate control of water resources; bankster loans and the whipping stick that is "structural adjustment."
Go to page  |  Download/listen   1:01:16

GP comment:  A bit rambling, but a decent tour through the global ills wrought by the central-banking-military-industrial complex. And by the way, the differences between "neoliberal" elites and "neocon" elites are just as irrelevant as those between Democrats and Republicans.

Original Show Pub Date: 16.Jun.2014

CATEGORY:  ENVIRONMENT, GLOBALIZATION — 19.MAY.2014

Rating: 4 of 5 - Very good CounterSpin

White House Trade Policies Undermining Clean Energy Goals — Ben Lilliston of the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy explains why White House policies promoting energy efficiency and renewables may be good rhetoric, but the broader goals for sustainable energy and a clean environment are undermined by White House trade policies.
Go to page  |  Download/listen   9:30

GP comment:  Follow the money.

Original Show Pub Date: 16.May.2014

MORE

Get more audio clips on corporations (and many other subjects) in Grinning Planet's biweekly downloadable audio news feed.

 

SEARCH AMAZON.COM FOR MORE FUNNY STUFF ABOUT CORPORATIONS

     
 

AMAZON PURCHASES FROM HERE HELP SUPPORT THIS FREE SITE. THANKS!

    

BACK TO TOP

 

Hey, we don't pick
the Google ads!   – GP

 
CLICKS ON OUR ADS AND PURCHASES VIA OUR AMAZON LINKS HELP SUPPORT THIS FREE SITE... THANKS!
   

GP CARTOONS RELATED TO
CORPORATIONS

 
Corporate Cartoon link; thumb of blindfolded man HOW CORPORATE LEADERS MAKE TOUGH DECISIONS
Corporate Cartoon
 
Business Office Cartoon link; thumb of business man with sales chart GOOD AND BAD SIGNS IN BUSINESS
Business Office Cartoon
 
Management Cartoon link; thumb of man that looks like a dog MANAGEMENT INNOVATIONS AT TOP DOG FOOD COMPANIES
Management Innovation Cartoon

FUNNY VIDEOS RELATED TO
Funny Corporate Quotes

funny corporate personhood video link; thumb of congressman controlled by corporations sitting atop US Capitol sticking a large pin in reform measures as a crowd looks on

THE STORY OF CORPORATIONS

Another brilliant episode in The Story of Stuff series. Using clever graphics, Annie Leonard explains how corporations acquired their current extraordinary powers and rights, and why me must make correcting this our #1 priority if we want to eventually address the other ills of society.  Watch funny corporate personhood video.

funny corporate personhood video link; thumb of animated corporate headquarters buildings

CORPORATELAND AND THE CASHOCRACY

In one funny video, Mark Fiore anima-shuns the dominant role of money in the American system of governance. In another, he offers an animated musical tribute to the dreams of corporations, all coming true as they transform into real live humans...  Watch funny corporate personhood video.

Or see more ...
Funny Animations/Videos

Or see more ...
Progressive Videos/Animations

       
   >              
   > document gif Sign up to get Grinning Planet free by email, or get more info about it Email a link to this page to someone  
   > Copyright 2014 © Mark Jeantheau — All rights reserved.   More info  
   
   
 
 
NEWS, ARTICLES, INFO

MP3 News Download
Video/Audio News Sites
Environmental News Sites
Investigative Journalism Sites

Environment/Energy/Economy
    - Articles/Resources By Topic
    - Articles By Date

Environmental Quotes
    - Funny Environmental Quotes
    - Peak Oil Quotes

Environmental Cartoons/Jokes
    - Environmental Videos/Animations

Environmental Products
Eco/Nature Greeting Cards

Grinning Planet Farm

FUNNY STUFF

Funny Jokes/Cartoons
    - Environmental Cartoons

Funny Animations/Videos
    - Environmental Animations/Videos

Funny Quotes
    - Environmental Funny Quotes

BOOKS

Environmental Books
Global Warming Books
Energy Books
Solar Energy Books
Peak Oil Books
Food-Gardening Books
Media Books

 
MUSIC & MOVIES

Environmental Movies
Environmental Songs
Environmental Music Videos

Album Reviews
Fun With Lyrics

ADMIN

Home Page
Search
Site Map
About Us
FAQs
Contact
Free Subscriptions
Unsubscribe
Privacy Policy