from the death-star-to-tighten-its-grip dept.
telstar writes "As a follow-up to earlier coverage regarding the possible acquisition of AT&T by SBC, MSNBC is reporting that boards from both companies met to vote today and that the acquisition will go forward at a price of 16 billion dollars. Both companies are currently keeping the deal quiet."
FORTUNE'S FUN FACTS TO KNOW AND TELL:
A guinea pig is not from Guinea but a rodent from South America.