At Modern Luxury, connection and community define who we are. We use cookies to improve the Modern Luxury experience - to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also may share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. We take your privacy seriously and want you to be aware that we have recently made changes to our Privacy Policy, which can be found here.

I AGREE
    

Tech stock bonanza: the top 10 tweets on Facebook going public

Ben Christopher | May 18, 2012 | Story Tech World

With shares starting at $38, some are forecasting it to be the largest stock offering in U.S. history–others predict a flop of epic, bubble-bursting proportions. The talking heads have shared their views on the financial nitty-gritty. Now here’s what the Twitterverse—the only source of information that's more addictive than Facebook—has to say.

1) Facebook goes public tomorrow. It's about time. They made everything about you public a long time ago. —Brett Erlich, @bretterlich

2) With its IPO, #Facebook is now officially a waste of time AND money —Andy Borowitz, @BorowitzReport

3) Facebook market listing on Friday will raise $104billion! Zuckerberg should buy Greece and turn it into a real life game – Greekville —Lehmo, @lehmo23

4) Do you want to make money off facebook? Here's how: 1. Go to your Facebook account settings. 2. Deactivate your account. 3. Go to work. —John M. Phillips, @athleticslawyer

5) Haiku: Facebook raises range / Buyer demand pushed it up / Investors are dumb —Anthony Alfidi, @tonyalfidi

6) #Facebook is worth $100bn. If Zuckerberg doesn’t sell it to build a Star Destroyer he is literally the worst human being ever —Death Star PR, @DeathStarPR

7) How many shares of Facebook stock do I have to buy to disable my mom's "Like" button? —Chase Mitchell, @ChaseMit

8) Facebook is going public. In other news, Greece is going away. —Eric M. Jackson, @ericmjackson

9) I hope Facebook invests the billions they make from the IPO into a iPhone app that actually works and a baby picture filter. —John Sheehan, @johnsheehan

10) Big shout out to 21-year-old Spencer! You saw your friends getting jobs at Facebook and you didn't do a thing! Smart! Super smart! Yay! #ipo —Spencer Porter, @porters

Did you find a better one? Share your favorite IPO Tweets with us: @sanfranmag

Related story: 5 Takeaways from the Facebook IPO



Tags:

Photography by: