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The pain of having seen something once

It must be hor­ri­ble to have said some­thing smart, maybe even in­sight­ful, on­ce, and be la­beled for life as a vi­sion­ary, or a pun­dit, or some oth­er sim­i­lar in­sult.

Con­sid­er Clay Shirky's com­ments on this ar­ti­cle. It's ab­so­lute non­sense, based on ran­dom guess­ing.

I prom­ise this: this blog will have no in­sight on any­thing as long as I write it. I could­n't han­dle the pres­sure.

badvogato / 2012-01-29 03:50:

no insight or no new insight?  I believe you misunderstood Clay Shirky's comment.  'Digital media' in that context only make sense if it refers to media producer, not average facebook users.

Roberto Alsina / 2012-01-29 17:45:

Let me see.... no, it not only doesn't make sense in that context, it makes even *less* sense in that context if you read the rest of the article. He's just pulling epigrams out of his ass.

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