Emily Litella on Microsoft-Yahoo

It looks like the Microsoft-Yahoo rumors were overblown. "Never mind."

Friday's market rumors about a deal between Microsoft and Yahoo set off a frenzy of speculative blogging. At one point the Microsoft-Yahoo posts filled the entire first screen at TechMeme. Within 24 hours, the hubbub subsided as reports emerged that the talks were off, or never very "on" to begin with.

So, to quote Emily Litella: "Never mind."