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Even With the Sacred Printing Press, We Got Erotic Novels 150 Years Before We Got Scientific Journals.

http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf Clay Shirky talks about cognitive surplus in this Ted talk. Now it's tempting to want to get the Ushahidis without the LOLcats, right, to get the serious stuff without the throwaway stuff. But media abundance never works that way. Freedom to experiment means freedom to experiment with anything. Even with the sacred printing press, … Continue reading Even With the Sacred Printing Press, We Got Erotic Novels 150 Years Before We Got Scientific Journals.