24 November 2004


Just as a Wired editorial declares that [y]oung people just aren't interested in reading newspapers and print magazines, the Internet receives a transmission from the future (in the form of a Ken Burns documentary?!?) revealing that a chimera composed of Google and Amazon will shut The New York Times down by 2014. It's a compelling argument that would've been better served as a simple essay and without the dystopic melodrama.

[ posted by sstrader on 24 November 2004 at 11:40:13 AM in Culture & Society ]