Episode 26 - The Dying Dead Media

A Sometimes Brutal, Sometimes Snarky Investigation Of Our Recent Legacy And Millennial Media Implosion.



At The End Of January 2019, Legacy And Millennial Media Had A Massive Bout Of Layoff Fever... Our Media Pundits Were Surprised. Why? They're Delusional. Over The Last Few Months, Numerous Articles Laid Out How The Foundation Of Our Internet, The Analytics And Advertising Is Rigged… Yup, All Those Numbers Legacy And Millennial Media Rely On For Monies…



The Internet Is Rigged.



Also, What Is The Future Of News, Writing And Media?



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Musical Intro:
Poppers and Prosecco Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/



Works Cited:



https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-02-01/vice-joins-digital-media-bloodbath-new-ceo-cuts-10-staff-shifts-focus-film



https://www.businessinsider.com/2019-media-layoffs-job-cuts-at-buzzfeed-huffpost-vice-details-2019-2



https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/12/a-generation-of-digital-media-darlings-prepares-for-a-frigid-winter



https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/19/business/media/buzzfeed-jonah-peretti-mergers.html#commentsContainer



https://www.breitbart.com/the-media/2018/09/24/vox-media-misses-revenue-goal-more-15-percent/



https://www.businessinsider.com/restoration-hardware-ceo-online-ad-spending-2017-9



https://www.businessinsider.com/2019-media-layoffs-job-cuts-at-buzzfeed-huffpost-vice-details-2019-2#gannett-400-jobs-january-23-6



https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-rise-of-fake-news-is-producing-a-record-number-of-journalism-majors-2018-03-19



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