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Coinciding with Zuckerberg’s many recent public flubs, including Facebook privacy violations, unflattering magazine profiles and most recently, the forthcoming Social Network movie about the 26-year-old CEO's rise to wealth, Zuckerberg will donate $100 million to Newark’s inner-city public schools. (Whatever motivates your sense of charity, it’s all good to me.)
Zuckerberg will announce the gift tomorrow on Oprah. Newark Mayor Cory Booker and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie are understandably thrilled about the contribution. Newark might really be a better place in ten years thanks to this enormous donation. Who knows -- one day your kids may fly into "Zuckerberg International Airport."