I hate to be a pedant, but.... fuck it. Actually, I love being a pedant!
The Verizon/Yahoo deal has not gone through yet. In the wake of the massive hack (known about but hidden for years) and FBI backdoors, the $4.8B figure is being renegotiated down.
"Is it good or is it whack?"
lol, I thought you were going to say:
The gap is so wide it makes me goatse
I bet the human brain is a kludge. -- Marvin Minsky