I knew this would happen. I called it. I am so the prognosticator!

Google to acquire YouTube for $1.65 billion in stock
Combination will create new opportunities for users and content owners everywhere

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., October 9, 2006 – Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that it has agreed to acquire YouTube, the consumer media company for people to watch and share original videos through a Web experience, for $1.65 billion in a stock-for-stock transaction.

Someone should pay me for this stuff.

/rizzn

Quote of the Entry:
I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.
Umberto Eco