A thin, lizard-like smile must have curled across Mark Zuckerberg’s face as he once again swatted aside the incessant gnats who are his shareholders.

His standing as chair of the social media conglomerate holds strong after he voted down their proposal to oust him at Facebook’s annual shareholders meeting on May 30. It helps that he holds the voting majority, which is exactly why a group of shareholders tried to get rid of him in the first place.

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