Attention Steve Balmer: Don't Be and Idiot
Don't make me come out there and smack your round head, Steve.Microsoft Bankers Talked
To Facebook About a DealBy ROBERT A. GUTH and KEVIN J. DELANEY
May 7, 2008 2:27 p.m.
Microsoft Corp.'s bankers recently contacted Facebook Inc. to gauge the Internet company's willingness to sell Facebook to the software giant, according to a person familiar with the matter...
Facebook is a joke. It's Geocities for 2007. It's a complete waste of time, and a revenue-free model of hype over content.
You want the world's premier social network? Work with Outlook and Web sites, and you'll have more, better, interesting data than Facebook could ever give you. Grab Yahoo! on the cheap this summer after the bagholders see how little is left in the sack, and you'll have great social networking plus great content from stuff like Flickr.
But Facebook is bogus with a capital F. Leave it alone, Balmer. Don't make me come out there.