BEHIND-THE-SCENES: Twitter Cofounder Talks About Turning Down Facebook's $500 Million

Twitter’s top spokesman, Biz Stone, went on the Howard Stern show today.

A few minutes in, Biz talks about how Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg offered to buy Twitter for $500 million in cash and stock way back in 2008, and how Twitter turned him down.

Biz makes it all sound like a big, awkward joke. 

“To be perfectly honest we had no intention of selling,” he says. Still, he shares some good insider-y details.

Listen up:

 

Via TechCrunch.

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