The 92-year-old Viacom controlling shareholder's competence keeps being questioned. That latest attack on Sumner Redstone has been by his former live-in girlfriend, Manuela Herzer. He had recently tossed her out of his mansion. Redstone has passed earlier competency tests. Here are details in The Wall Street Journal.
The takeaway here for us Baby Boomers is to be cautious about whom we allow into our lives. If those people are not getting what they want or we sour on them, we might be sitting ducks for being forced to prove our competence. At stake could be our freedom, nest egg, and self-confidence.