© D.L. Crumbley
Fourth Quarter of 1999: "The $239 million [international line cost accrual release] was entered in WorldCom's general ledger ... The only support recorded for the entry was '$239,000,000,' written on a Post-it Note and attached to a printout of the entry."
Third Quarter of 2001: "Myers gave Sethi a Post-it Note that said 'Assume $742 million.' Later, Myers and Sethi had a conversation confirming that $742 million identified on the Post-it Note was the line cost capitalization entry for the quarter.”