Archive for the ‘fans’ category

The Web Is Not A Stepping Stone (Or Things To Keep In Mind As You Try To Crossover Into Mainstream Media Or Why Most VideoBloggers Hate This Blog)

September 1, 2006

I love ZeFrank, Amanda, Lisa Nova and the Galacticast crew.

I love their videos and watch everything put out.

But the reason I mention them is because they are part of a meme I find disturbing.

They are trying to use the web as a way to move on into mainstream media.

Unfortunately I don’t think it’s going to work.

And here’s why.

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US Radio’s Attempt To Destroy Madonna (Or How To Become Irrelevent)

July 24, 2006

The killer app on the internet has always been mp3s.

It’s the reason kids got on the net in the first place (napster) and it’s the quiet little engine that drives MySpace, TagWorld, and other social networks.

The music business adds to the bottomline of coffee sellers (Starbucks), movie makers and even clothing manufacturers.

It’s also the most corrupt business on the planet.

But this post is not about that.

It’s about Madonna.

And how US radio has tried to destroy her. Really.

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The Angelina Jolie Guide To Running The Modern News Organization (Or Everything That’s Wrong With World News Tonight)

May 16, 2006

 

Putting shows on the internet won't save typical broadcast TV.

Here's why.

Broadcast television (btv) has a history of being long and wide.

The problem is, everyone only wants short and deep.

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Weekend Remix (or Howard Stern, Payola And Bad Dreams)

May 14, 2006

 

Know these chicks?

We'll get back to them in a second.

First…

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