The Stock Market is Just the Internet Screamed Out Loud

by evanmcmurry

Thank god this stock market place is in charge of all of our retirements:

Twitter filed to go public yesterday, choosing the stock ticker TWTR. Twitter shares are expected to start trading before Thanksgiving this year.

But it looks like some investors are a bit confused. A company called TWTR Inc., which as far as we can tell has nothing to do with Twitter, is up a whopping 1,500% today. (via)

This is like when you accidentally tag a person’s parody account instead of that one with the reassuring blue checkmark, except with lots of other people’s money.