The Smartest People In Tech Are Ridiculing Scott Thompson And Yahoo

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Yahoo was already the laughingstock of the Valley.This latest scandal — CEO Scott Thompson fudging his resume to add a computer science degree he didn’t have — isn’t helping things.

On Twitter, the smartest people in tech are having a field day zinging Thompson and Yahoo. We’ve collected the best of the best here.

Andrew Siegel, who was head of M&A for Yahoo weighs in. (Tim Morse is the CFO and served as interim CEO before Thompson)

Matt Galligan, the CEO and founder of Simple Geo and Circa

Chris Dixon, angel investor, and cofounder of Hunch, which sold to eBay, points out something obvious

Aaron Levie, CEO of Box, is a joker ...

Another from Levie

Former Yahoo board member Eric Hippeau is brutal

Mike Arrington of CrunchFund and TechCrunch went to town on this scandal ...

Nothing wrong with adding a little something something to your resume ...

Activist Yahoo shareholder Eric Jackson was having a field day ...

Another from Jackson

Ari Paparo, formerly of Google, currently at AppNexus, and always funny

Jason Hirschorn, formerly of MySpace and MTV, currently on the board of a few startups

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