28 Crazy Facts You Didn't Know About Facebook

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Mark Zuckerberg FacebookBy Matt Lynley


Facebook
has finally gone public.

It priced its IPO shares at $38, which means the company is worth more than $104 billion. It's already worth more than most of the tech companies publicly traded today -- combined.

But there's a lot you probably don't know about the company and its founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg.

While you watch the roller coaster ride of its Friday trading debut, we've assembled a list of facts about the company and its CEO that aren't widely known. We collected them from previous stories, and an excellent profile that appeared in Bloomberg BusinessWeek Thursday.

Check out 28 things you didn't know about Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg


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JC

The one fact I DO know about Facebook is that it has done great things for the world, and the greasy thieves who are sitting on their fat butts with their hands out have not. Any questions?

May 19 2012 at 7:51 PM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
SIXSHOOTER

Maybe a fad ...Getting sic of it already.. as so many of us are.. $38. will turn into $.38

May 19 2012 at 7:49 PM Report abuse -1 rate up rate down Reply
Chuck Davis

I think the stock will eventually prove to be a raw deal. After the government finished sticking its nose in their business they may be tied in knots. Stay tuned.

May 19 2012 at 7:34 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
masterpat46

Yep 28 thing i don't give a **** about.

May 19 2012 at 1:45 PM Report abuse -1 rate up rate down Reply
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alycemd

You cared enough to not only read the article, but you commented on it ,too! Are you a fool, or do you list like seeing your little picture up on the screen?

May 19 2012 at 10:44 PM Report abuse +2 rate up rate down Reply
sunsigncrab

Sounds like "sour grapes", Jen

May 19 2012 at 12:25 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Jen

This should read "28 facts you didn't want to or care to know about Facebook"...

May 19 2012 at 9:12 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
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alycemd

So why did you bother to read the article?

May 19 2012 at 10:45 PM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
XButtrfly

WOW WOW WOW IT MAY NOT GO AS EXPECTED ---I FOR ONE WILL WAIT AND WATCH' DON'T WANT TO BE CLASSIFIED AS A FOOL WHO RUSHES IN"

May 18 2012 at 3:59 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply