Facebook is busted by The Daily Beast for secretly hiring PR heavyweight Burson Marsteller to...

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Facebook is busted by The Daily Beast for secretly hiring PR heavyweight Burson Marsteller to plant negative stories about Google (GOOG). "After this sorry, clumsy episode, Facebook no longer seems so invincible," Dan Lyons writes. "In fact, they almost seem a little bit afraid." Facebook claims "no smear campaign was authorized or intended."