Oh noes, the future will kill the past!
News papers became obsessed with profits at the expense
of the "editorial" content.
Auto makers put profit ahead of quality.
Health care became wealth care.
TV, music, movies have all been selling shoddy but
charging customers premium prices.
Do not get me started on education.... Universities
are stealing the students research, hoping to make
a profit with out compensating the producer.
Fliping houses? Selling broken software? The food
we get may be killing us? Just for profit?
Lets hope that the "Best Government That Money Can Buy"
will step in and save us.
Google up some info on Cory Doctorow. He has been
very quick to use alternative marketing ideas.
He is a best selling author and still puts his
work on the net for free. Uses Creative Commons
I attended a Jack Williamson Lectureship this year.
The authors (SF) were happy, writing, excited about
reaching out to their fans. The agents and publishers
were crying and wringing their hands.
It is a new world.
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