NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Now that Jeff Skilling has settled into his jail cell, with the former Enron CEO's appeal of his fraud conviction and 24-year sentence rejected by the Supreme Court, this is a good time for a retrospective on the biggest corporate scandal in recent history.After all, we're "celebrating" the 10th anniversary of Enron, WorldCom and the other early 2000 scandals. On the surface, I have to admit, it doesn't look good. The financial crisis of 2008 didn't exactly promote confidence in corporate America. But I'm going to try to be as upbeat as possible:
Enron 10 Years After -- From Bad to Worse
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