Fiorina couldn't run HP during the biggest bull market/bubble in American tech history and was forced out before she could continue driving the storied Silicon Valley firm into the ditch.
The company and its stock promptly skyrocketed after her ouster.
She then took the reigns as McCain's 'chief economic advisor' during his ill-fated presidential campaign last year. That worked well, too.
Fiorina either is being extremely poorly advised by her supporters, or she's delusional and has an extraordinarily inflated self view of herself: Mickey Mouse stands a better chance of being elected California Senator than she does....