Earlier this morning Avis announced that it would be acquiring the car-sharing service Zipcar for roughly half a billion dollars, a deal that's expected to close by the spring. But some investors believe the offer grossly undervalues Zipcar, and have launched an investigation to try to scuttle the deal.
The worst part about renting a car, besides the cigarette stink and high cost, is the fact that you can't surf the web while driving around in it. I guess. I mean, I never have an urge to surf the web while driving, but I guess I just don't have a big enough desire to get into an accident.