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Friday,  02/04/11  10:35 PM

Watched The Social Network.  Wow, what a GREAT movie.  Possibly the first time coding and the startup experience has ever been represented accurately in a movie.  I feel inspired!

BTW I guess we all know elements of the movie are wrong - it is truly a story, it isn't entirely true - but elements of the movie are SO right too; the single-minded concentration and frenzy of coding something cool, the excitement and risks of business, the emotional swings back and forth as your fledgling idea gets kicked out of the nest and has to fly.  Great stuff.

 
 

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