There are no bad ideas.
Welp. After years of negotiation and Chairman Jim Doty saying this past summer that the PCAOB was "very close" to reaching an agreement to inspect audit firms in China, this happened:
What exactly do you think "settlement" means?
Oooh, that $500,000 is *really* going to hurt. Not.
WE GET IT, dude, you put your kid first. Let it go.
You will never be this work-life balanced.
Yeah yeah, that's great, let's talk about China, guys.
Rough estimate on "thank yous" said during the meeting would be approximately one bazillion (figure unaudited)
Eyes on your own paper!
SHIT JUST GOT REAL.