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Monthly Archives: August 2013

“[Late night] shows are promotional vehicles for the industry. They’re not talk shows, per se. … [They’re] pretty cheap, too, so until it becomes an unworkable business model, I don’t think you’ll see change. Same as the movie business. Until this thing implodes from within, which feels like it’s not too far off.” Aug 24, 2013

—Jerry Seinfeld on the state of late night talk shows (in relation to his own online interview series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee)

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Kevin Spacey on Television Distribution Aug 24, 2013

Interesting comments from Kevin Spacey on House of Cards, Netflix, and the future of television distribution.

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Communication, Culture & Critique Article Aug 20, 2013

I’m pleased that my paper on online television distribution has now been published in the ICA journal, Communication, Culture & Critique.  The paper attempts to outline conceptual tools for studying the distribution of television and other media online. Better than … Continue reading

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Social Theory Through Complaining Aug 9, 2013

Oh, this is brilliant.  My hat’s off to Kieran Healy, I would totally take this course.  The original is here, and Healy’s site is here. [H/T Claudia Barriga]  

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