Peter Kafka

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Netflix May Revive “Jericho” With CBS

Netflix has already struck a deal to bring back “Arrested Development,” a canceled Fox sitcom. Now TV Guide Magazine reports that the video company is talking to CBS about restarting production on “Jericho,” a post-apocalyptic drama that the network ran for two years. Three months ago CBS CEO Les Moonves told investors that his company was in talks to produce a show for Netflix, but didn’t elaborate.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work