Even Yahoo Understands Why Government Bailouts Are Questionable
Posted by Bob Warfield on November 19, 2008
Interesting Forbes article making the rounds about what Yahoo’s 5 biggest mistakes were. I’ll let you read it if you like as I’ve largely moved on from Yahoo. I did love the quote from one Yahoo engineer when asked whether Yahoo should seek a government bailout:
“If you do, you’re admitting you’ve got nothing left, no future.”
I agree wholeheartedly with the Forbes writer’s response to that engineer:
God bless Silicon Valley.