Two months before the Google buyout offers surfaced, Mason sat for an interview with CNNMoney, in which the former CEO discussed potential buyout offers.
Mason thought a moment. "I'm hoping that, like, McDonald's (Fortune 500) or , Exxon (Fortune 500) tries to buy us. Like someone totally, totally weird. I want to be part of like, , GE (Fortune 500) or something like that." ,
The tech industry's wackiest CEO, Andrew Mason, is out at the daily deals site he co-founded.