The Google Phone's Alter Ego: A Lame Christmas BonusJohn Herrman12/15/09 6:39pm102EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkThe quasi-mythical Google Phone is many things. To optimists, it's Google's bid to shake up the wireless industry. To cynics, it's just an overhyped Android phone. And to some Googlers, it's apparently this year's Christmas bonus. They're less than thrilled.