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Twitter reactions to Facebook IPO mixed

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, or just woke up from a coma you probably know that Facebook debuts on the stock market today.

As with any big event, the people of Twitter (which, by the way, was last seen doing everything its power to avoid going public) had to have their say.

There were, of course, jokes:

Some were exceptionally enthusiastic:

Some were bitter:

At least one user thought the IPO frenzy was a waste of time:

Waste of time or not, a whole load of people just got a lot richer.

Author | Stuart Thomas

Stuart Thomas
Stuart Thomas joined the Burn Media team in 2011 while finishing off an MA in South African Literature. Eager to prove his geek credentials, he allowed himself to be thrown in the deep and did his best to stay afloat. When not fused with his keyboard, you can find... More