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The Social Network

Which Mark Zuckerberg is the “Real One?”


In this episode, the Margos discuss the Ben Mezrich book “The Accidental Billionaire” that was published in 2001 and compare it to the 2010 classic film directed by David Fincher (our third Fincher adaptation!)

There is SO much to uncover here between what the world was like when Facebook was

created, the state it was in at the time of the film’s release in 2010 and how the world uses

Facebook now.

(Trigger warning–we may get a little political here!)

In this episode they discuss:

  • The interesting non-writing life of author Ben Mezrich
  • The true importance of Harvard clubs
  • Mark Zuckerberg’s multiple lawsuits
  • The amazing cast in the film
  • The music of Trent Reznor
  • How Facebook has changed over the years.
  • The BIG differences between book, movie and real life

Clips Featured:

  • Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) deposition
  • The Winklevoos Twins (Armie Hammer) at the President’s office
  • Eduardo Severin (Andrew Garfield) gets fired
  • Mark Zuckerberg on 60 Minutes
  • Mark Zuckerberg & Jesse Eisenberg on Saturday Night Live

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