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post #31 of 50
Hm, well considering 1.6 billion is one thousand six hundred MILLION DOLLARS, I would have taken it and then hired people to harass anyone who mocked me for the rest of their life. And Id still have 1.59 billion dollars when I died.
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post #32 of 50
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Originally Posted by blackeagle View Post
omg. If I was offered that much money I don't even think there would be a conscious thought. I would probably babble like an idiot screaming WHERE DO I SIGN WHERE DO I SIGN!!!!!
Not if you know that the bids/value will go up in the future! Just like a stock. I'm not on the facebook, and never will be. LAME! Maybe Myspace, but I don't feel like having people that I know from high school hassling me. I like my privacy and I DON'T like obligatory conversations!
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did everyone miss the whole harvard dropout bit? the dude's obviously not a retard... and frankly he's in the right as far as i'm concerned. His site's worth more. GOOD ON YAH 'TOM'
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LOL yeah that don't just let anyone into Harvard.
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post #35 of 50
Does anyone even realize how much $1.6 Billion really is?
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Does anyone even realize how much $1.6 Billion really is?
About $1.6 Billion mate, its alot of money if you didnt realise

You could buy a small franchise or even a little country
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Not if you know that the bids/value will go up in the future! Just like a stock. I'm not on the facebook, and never will be. LAME! Maybe Myspace, but I don't feel like having people that I know from high school hassling me. I like my privacy and I DON'T like obligatory conversations!
What if he just took the money in yahoo's stocks?

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LOL yeah that don't just let anyone into Harvard.
If you have enough money, anyone can go to harvard...
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post #38 of 50
I dunno, 13 Million users..

If they all go to the site once a day thats like 200k a week in advetiseing revenue.

Nothing close to $1bn I know, but for a website... Thats some good takeings..
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post #39 of 50
If he sells facebook, then whats he gonna do for the rest of his life?? Nothing?? He'll get bored of doing nothing after awhile..
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Well, as we've established, he's not stupid, with that 1.6 billion he could build a business empire, and leave facebook in the shade.
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