Either an effort to pronounce the acronym CFIUS or a classical allusion to the founder of the city of Corinth and son of Aeolus, king of Thessaly and Enarete, who instituted the Isthmian Games. He was allegedly prone to waylaying travelers and murdering them. He also betrayed the secrets of the gods and chained Thanatos, the god of death, preventing the dead from reaching the underworld, an act for which he was punished by Hades, Lord of the Underworld, by being forced to roll a block of stone against a steep hill, which rolls back down again when he reaches the top, forcing him to repeat the process into eternity (hence the term a ‘Sisyphean task.’) He is also alleged to be the father of Odysseus by Anticlea, who subsequently married Laertus.

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