Scott Thompson is so far into the netherworlds of cover up his mess, that at some point he had to explain to the masses at Yahoo what all of the ruckus was about. According to Business Insider Thompson is claiming that an executive recruitment firm previously falsified his biographical information before working at eBay/PayPal, and that the mistake has been carried over as his official bio. It sounds a bit convenient, although it could be true.

[Source: Business Insider]