The Fall and Rise of Media

Somebody over at the NYT gets it … a well written essay.

The Media Equation – For Media, a Sunset Is Followed Quickly by a Sunrise – NYTimes.com

For those of us who work in Manhattan media, it means that a life of occasional excess and prerogative has been replaced by a drum beat of goodbye speeches with sheet cakes and cheap sparkling wine. It’s a wan reminder that all reigns are temporary, that the court of self-appointed media royalty was serving at the pleasure of an advertising economy that itself was built on inefficiency and excess. Google fixed that.

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