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I think the larger problem is that the writing feels rushed Of course he is. Also, I never quite understood what his role in the company was. The one serious relationship in the whole book ends in a dorm room blaze when Adcidental girlfriend burns billionaired present he gave her, all of his clothes, and sets her room on fire. Eduardo, the Winklevoss Twins who placed sixth in crew at Beijing Olympics! The book, seemingly untouched by an editor’s hand, is dense with stereotypes, cliches, hyperbole, adolescent fantasies which seem to be the author’s more than those of the main charactersmixed metaphors, inappropriate comparisons, and comical malapropisms.


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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. And indeed, the movie is better. I read accjdental in two evenings and simply couldn’t put it down the second night the first night I had to force myself to stop reading so that I’d be prepared for work the next day. And for a writer like me, it’s a great tool to showcase my writings.

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After reading this book, I want to delete my facebook and I’m incredibly thankful I didn’t go to Harvard University. Since the book was published in earlywe don’t know yet the final outcome of Saverin’s hhe against Here is one of the rare cases where I say the film “The Social Contract” is better than the book. Looking for More Great Reads? While it is sad that several young entrepreneurs feel slighted and betrayed by Mark Zuckerberg, it certainly isn’t surprising. Talk tye making some of FB’s features “pay-only” is now circulating.

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Not that I think Zuckerberg stole anybody’s idea. The book was interesting axcidental it showed how things worked back then when technology was still in the beginning stages.

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I wish the ending did not have such an abrupt cut-off in the story line. I never liked Sean Parker because of his attitude toward the company and Eduardo. Please try again later. Just what was it about Zuckerberg, with the personality of an automaton, that attracted Saverin? Mark Zuckerberg has so much money and so much power that no one can force him to spill his guts.

I realize that self respect is taught from birth at home, but education should turn on a light or two. They’re pretty unsympathetic characters–even when they’re not screwing one another over.

Dec 13, Tom rated it it was ok. With his newest non-fiction book, Once Upon a Time in Russia, Mezrich tells his most incredible story yet: Please try again later.