Gawker posts what it claims are Facebook's Q3 financials, sent to it by "a well-placed mole." If...

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Gawker posts what it claims are Facebook's Q3 financials, sent to it by "a well-placed mole." If the numbers are accurate, Facebook generated revenue of $2.5B and operating income of $1.2B during the first 9 months of 2011. Nicholas Carlson is unimpressed, noting Facebook will have to deliver a huge Q4 in order to meet expectations for $4B+ in 2011 revenue.