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digital gentrification or genital digitization?
@deepomega : Foodie clones believe that the original has more of an artisanal, free-range flavor.
@theheckle They think Palo Alto is a "glamorous" place to live.
[obligatory comment on how the structural problems of contemporary media are being detailed in an editorial on a NewsCorp property]
An Awl with less deer butchering ads and more credit card forms.
Or you could move to Pittsboro, NC and convert to the Plenty.
It's also interesting that a number of employees show up near the top of mastheads who barely tweet at all. They're bringing other value, presumably.
Like doing actual work. "Managing". Or commenting on The Awl.
Is it too late to make this my TED talk? I'll tell your corporation all about it for a flat fee of $10k!
And so soon after Social Media Week! How callous.
@Werner Hedgehog That's a common misconception. One that Archibald and Feldman (among others) have done a good job of debunking:
"The major causal forces for affordability problems over the last decade are shortfalls in state funding of higher education and rising income inequality in the United States, not frivolous amenity competitions among universities or wasteful faculty research. In this light, as policymakers consider their options, I would suggest that we adopt a higher education version of the Hippocratic Oath. First, do no harm."