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  1. 50 Most Memorable Moments in Search for 2008

    Board Investor Carl Icahn wasn't happy with Yahoo's rejection of Microsoft's generous offer, so he threatened a hostile takeover of his own for the annual shareholders meeting. Yahoo would expand its board, adding Icahn to the table.

  2. Woohoo for Yahoo

    In doing so, Icahn proved the last several months of back and forth on who should be running Yahoo is more than self-indulgent oral flatus. First, Carl Icahn found his way to compromise. Even after the vote re-count, a majority of shareholders...

  3. Perhaps Paris Hilton Should Run Yahoo

    Hey, Carl Icahn is looking for a two people to join him on the expanded board, especially after TimeWarner nixed Jonathan Miller's chances of being part of Icahn's coup d'état. After watching this video, I'm convinced Paris could broker a deal...

  4. 'Twas the Monday After the Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

    The Yahoo shareholder meeting has come and gone without much fanfare, thanks to the settlement between the Yahoo board and Carl Icahn to keep the current board but expand it by 3 seats post-meeting. Yahoo had requested that Miller be placed on a...

  5. Legg Mason Continues Support Yahoo's Current Board

    Icahn has submitted a proxy board to replace the current board and has been in talks with Microsoft for a deal should his board win. However, Legg Mason did advise Yahoo and Carl Icahn to bury the hatchet by the time of the meeting.

  6. Yahoo's Latest Letter to Shareholders: We'll Sell for $33 Per Share

    Icahn a strong incentive to strike any deal with Microsoft that enables him to recover his investment and get back his money quickly, even a deal that does not provide full and fair value to you. In a letter that is likely to believed by almost no...

  7. Vote WHITE: Yahoo's Bastille Day Response to Carl Icahn

    Icahn said, ".it's crazy for this company now to do this alternative deal and give the store away, because obviously, an alternative deal is a poison pill because once you've done an alternative deal and given the search to Microsoft, you don't...

  8. Another Microsoft Offer, Another Yahoo Rejection

    Recently, Microsoft and Carl Icahn got quite cozy, and the budding relationship spawned a new Yahoo offer. The Microsoft/Icahn proposal would preclude a potential sale of all of Yahoo! The major component of the overall value per share asserted by...

  9. Google CEO Affirms Stance on Independent Yahoo

    In the wake of Carl Icahn's declaration that Microsoft would buy a Yahoo run be a different board (and Microsoft's affirmation of the claim), Google CEO Eric Schmidt hasn't changed his position on what should happen with Yahoo.

  10. SearchDay: What's on your Mind?

    Yahoo's Yang Rips Microsoft and Icahn Posted by Kevin Heisler Jul 9, 2008 CEO Jerry Yang accused Microsoft of trying to destabilize Yahoo without intending to complete a deal, according to the Wall St.

  11. SearchDay: PPC Advertising: Art or Science?

    Carl Icahn Returns to Letter-Writing; Microsoft Open to Deal with a New Yahoo Board Posted by Nathania Johnson Jul 7, 2008 The rumors of Microsoft still being open to a deal with Yahoo are true - with a caveat.

  12. Yahoo Responds to Icahn's Latest Letter

    Yahoo has responded to the letter Carl Icahn issued this morning. Icahn have teamed up in an apparent effort to force Yahoo! Icahn has an actual plan for Yahoo! Icahn's directors and Microsoft's management.