July 16, 2003

"Agonizing" is a good word for it

"When amateurs create a vibrant network of self-produced content and argument, the messy consensus will nominate new talents, and ahead-of-the-curve managers will have a lucrative season of plucking the underappreciated, underpriced new contributors from poverty and mainstream obscurity. But at a rate that will only seem agonizing for the talent themselves, at least until they are under contract." --Welch
Posted by Jim Treacher at July 16, 2003 09:26 AM