The financial world is not all that different from high school. We’ve got rich, snobby kids like Apple, and upwardly mobile yipsters like Samsung.
If Facebook is the prom king everybody loves to hate, Twitter is the endlessly gabbing chick who is really, really annoying, but ultimately wins you over. And when it comes to getting the latest dirt on what’s going around, Twitter has no rivals. (We’re not even going to mention her dating life…)
So when Twitter left a mysterious little love note about its IPO on her desk addressed to no one (and everyone), the Wall Street gossipers immediately ran for the school newspaper to start blabbing about it.