Actual Letter Microsoft Sent To Yahoo! with $44B Takeover Bid [PDF, VIDEO, LINKS]
While everyone was sitting around just waiting with anticipation to see if the groundhog will come out of it’s hole in the ground and see it’s shadow or not tomorrow, Steve Ballmer was busy underground doing something completely different.
Bringing his own exclamation to the front page of news outlets was a Microfsoft $44.6 BILLION takeover attempt for Yahoo! today. MSFT + YHOO = MICROHOO!
They’ve tried it before and Jerry tried one last time to avoid falling prey to the deathstar’s supermagnetic pull. But with a bid that’s 60%+ over current share value, it may not work again this time.
The 2-page actual letter that Steve Ballmer of Microsoft sent to Yahoo! letting them know of their intention to try and takeover the search engine competitor: