CEO says, "This rope is attached to a crony from my last CEO job." CEO says, "Give it a good yank and reel him in. He's your new boss." The Boss says, "Is he qualified for the job?" CEO says, "Like a monkey with a hammer!"
I hired an unqualified crony to run our quality control group. "I value loyalty over competence. That's the sign of a great leader." "Do you see any problem with that?" "It makes you look extra disloyal?"