In pictures: 10 dumbest things tech CEOs have said and done

As a rule, CEOs in the technology industry tend to be a pretty bright group. Their vision, passion and leadership have changed the world. BUT they also have moments that leave the rest of us wondering, "Are they really that dumb?"

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Mark Hurd: Chicks Dig Me ... Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd got caught up in a sexual harassment scandal involving a former Playboy model and HP contractor, Jodie Fisher, which eventually led to his ouster. The full depth of his hubris can be summed up in a letter sent to him by Fisher's attorney, Gloria Allred, later published by the New York Times. The letter provides some of the uncomfortable details, such as Hurd "telling [Fisher] about many different women that were crazy about [him]… including Sheryl Crow." Can you say Superman complex?

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