Newspapers won't die
by phil on Wednesday Mar 4, 2009 10:21 AM
good ol' history, media just gluts, not replaces, observant about technological minutia
The fax machine hasn't died. Neither has radio. Newspapers will still be around. So will the paperback novel (even when ePaper arrives).
I'm reminded of this article by Jill Lepore in the New Yorker about the other day the "newspaper died:"
The last time the American newspaper business got this gothic was 1765