Ahh, it’s nice to see the rich guys get richer. So Twitter had their big IPO today and Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s founder, used his clout to get newly minted internet hero Sir Patrick Stewart there to ring the bell. Considering that Twitter was not formerly a profitable company (losses of $133 million in first quarter of 2013), it will be interesting to see if the Twitter IPO can end it’s first week better than Facebook’s IPO did. Plenty of tech blogs and wags had comments about the TWTR stock, which defied expectations by opening at $26 a share and then soared up to $50, before returning to a slightly more $45.76 (where it’s at now).
As usual, the best comments on the IPO came from Twitter users themselves. Here are some of the best: