It has been fun to see Mark Zuckerberg go from being the awkward college dude to being a mega-billionaire. At the end of 2004, I pitched my editors at Business 2.0 a story on Facebook, which at that time was known as Thefacebook.com. I was super excited about Facebook.
At that time, there wasn’t much interest in the company amongst the editors — after all, it was nothing more than a hook-up service. Anyway I threw a temper tantrum and eventually got a story on Facebook into the magazine. This is the final product from early 2005