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Merger Mania

Chuck pointed out something absurd to me the other day – the local newspaper jobs page is now the (I kid you not) “San Francisco Chronicle/SFGate.com Yahoo! hotjobs Career Section”.

Yeah, that’s right. They merged 4 companies into one and everybody got top billing. Of course this is just down the street from the SBC PacBell park Giants Stadium in South Beach/Mission Bay by SOMA.

What happened to good, old fashioned monopolizers like AT&T gobbling up other companies and dropping their names the next day?


  1. >Let us not forget that Stonehenge someday will become Verizon Wireless Henge.

  2. >It’s now AT&T Park and AT&T just gobbled up BellSouth today. *burp*