Ok ok, the 'zzz' part was a lame joke. But it caught your attention right? Here goes.
The fundamental "why are corporations on earth" discussion is still alive and kicking, also in the States where the SWM-norm seems less robust than some over here may expect it to be. Enter this post at the Glom by Haskell Murray (we met during my 2008 stint at the Delaware Chancery Court) that, despite Haskell's caveat's, triggered
1. an interesting discussion in the comments section at the Glom; and
2. a whopping series of posts devoted to the subject by Steve B at his blog (links here).
Does this discussion ring a bell among you TDT readers? I surely hope so; let's travel back in time exactly three years ago, for our two cents...