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Hey look, everything at Facebook is definitely, totally fine!
Jul 8, 2021
Episode 470

Hey look, everything at Facebook is definitely, totally fine!

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We'll unpack a well-timed Sun Valley photo op on today's show. Plus: COVID boosters, the Olympics and NYC subway floodwater.

Billionaires, Big Tech execs and media moguls are rubbing shoulders in Sun Valley, Idaho, this week. Normally, they tend to be a little press shy at the annual event, but Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg were all smiles during a photo op today … timed conveniently just after an excerpt from a dishy, new book about their partnership dropped in The New York Times. We’ll unpack that on today’s show, plus we’ll discuss COVID boosters, the Olympics and New York City subway floodwater.

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Molly Wood Host
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