Friday, May 14, 2010

As Facebook Takes a Beating, a Brutal Movie Is Set to Make Things Much Worse - Techtonic Shifts Blog - Newsweek.com

More interesting times ahead for Facebook

If Mark Zuckerberg thinks this is bad, wait till what comes next. On Oct. 1, The Social Network, an Aaron Sorkin–penned movie about the site's controversial founding, hits theaters. A draft screenplay circulating now is a brutal read. Based on Ben Mezrich's 2009 book The Accidental Billionaires, it portrays Zuckerberg as a borderline autistic, entirely ruthless conniver. Nothing sways public opinion like a movie—and this scorcher could counteract the entire body of good press Facebook has received till now.

As Facebook Takes a Beating, a Brutal Movie Is Set to Make Things Much Worse - Techtonic Shifts Blog - Newsweek.com

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