The Story That Took Steve Ballmer Down (Insert Emoticon Here)

NEW YORK (TheStreet) --

Thanks to Nicole Sherrod of TD Ameritrade for putting this together unsolicited.

Here's a link to Ballmer Will Drive Microsoft to its Death, which is just one in a lengthy series of pieces pleading -- with the rest of the world (!) -- for Microsoft ( MSFT) to do something at the top.

-- Written by Rocco Pendola in Santa Monica, Calif.

Rocco Pendola is a columnist and TheStreet's Director of Social Media. Pendola makes frequent appearances on national television networks such as CNN and CNBC as well as TheStreet TV. Whenever possible, Pendola uses hockey, Springsteen or Southern California references in his work. He lives in Santa Monica.

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