From the discussion board at Google IPO Central (www.google-ipo.com), an independent site dedicated to the upcoming Google stock offering.
April 29, 6:39 p.m.
It's done — Google's filed. Morgan Stanley lead underwriter — the salivating begins.
April 29, 8:58 p.m.
I WANT TO GOOGLE!! Where is the auction? I am ready to go!
May 6, 1:43 p.m.
I have been very intrigued with this Google IPO thing and want to get in on the action. My gut feeling is to do some quick trading after the dutch auction. I have a new wife and a bit of extra cash (maybe $1,000?) we would like to obtain a profit with.
May 6, 2:48 p.m.
Relax people: I'm wondering with all these people on caffeine thinking they are going to make millions from a couple thousand that we are setting ourselves up for a huge bubble. Just some thoughts. Sit down and take a deep breath.
May 7, 1:39 p.m.
hello. I'm a chinese resident, what's the way for me to invest in google shares? any gentleman can help me?
May 9, 9:53 p.m.
Speaking of IPOs what's the word on the Domino's Pizza IPO? I know it's no Google.
May 10, 5:53 p.m.
If the market crashes again, I think I'll buy some real estate this time around.
A version of this article appeared in the July 2004 issue of Fast Company magazine.