10/16/2007 04:41 pm ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

The REAL Facebook

While pondering the phenomenon, I realize that many younger users have never seen a real facebook. For their edification, here is the back cover of mine from 1978-79.

You had to buy a facebook back then. Mine cost $2.50, which equals about $7.75 in today's dollars.

By contrast, is free (not counting lost productivity at work for users).

My how far we have come (or gone)...