Ben and Mena on CNN

By Deane Barker on February 20, 2005

The darlings of the blogosphere: Ben and Mena made CNN. Is this Web-only? Has anyone seen anything related to this story on television?

Like so many other 20-somethings hoping to mine the Internet gold rush of the late 1990s, Mena Trott was thrown for a humbling loop by the dot-com bust, yet still craved stardom. Her unassuming husband, Ben, just wanted another computer programming gig in Silicon Valley’s depressed job market.