It's been a busy day so I haven't had time to give the Facebook IPO the wall-to-wall coverage it deserves. I am, however, able to offer the four best listicles about the Facebook IPO:
2. The Atlantic's "8 Thoughts About Facebook's Post-IPO Future"
3. Gizmodo's "11 Funniest Tweets About Facebook IPOpocalypse"
4. Businessweek's "Nine Things You Should Know About Facebook's IPO"
That is all.
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