Kara Swisher

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WebHead Look-Alikes: The Zuckerberg Edition

So, we are obviously bored and were pleased to receive an email from a reader pointing out how much Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg looks like the hapless Linguini in Pixar’s cartoon hit “Ratatouille.”

Thus, a new regular feature for BoomTown is born for 2008!

See here:

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We aren’t saying who the rat is–that’s for Mark to figure out over the next year!

By the way, “Ratatouille” had already yielded us our first look-alike with our beloved Walt Mossberg and Anton Ego, which we posted earlier this year after a bit of judicious Photoshopping:

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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus