Re: Barry Diller Jumps on the Bandwagon
- Ah, let's stroll down memory lane, shall we...
Barry Diller October 2005
"People with talent and expertise at making entertainment products
are not going to be displaced by 1,800 people coming up with their
videos that they think are going to have an appeal."
here the links to the quotes:
It is not so much of a jump as a lunge for the turning wheels that
almost got away from him. I don't expect much from his projects. I
could be wrong. I often am. I'm not in the target demographic groups
they plan to market to. I never am.
Hey Barry, if you and your people are still cruising the forum we
encourage to spend that money right here at home base. There are folks
producing videos who are talented enough get you started on the right
Not me. I think I just shot myself in mine. But that little voice
inside of me that is laughing. It is that female memory thing. On the
cellular level, we just don't forget.
Thanks. It is good to be reminded that this is one of many future
paths. A small group of people can change the world. May it always be so.
It is a beautiful day in the neighborhood.
--- In email@example.com, "Jan / The Faux Press"
> Humor is the thing, they say, for Internet success in entertainment.
> Diller jumps on the bandwagon.programming
> > "Instead, a glimpse at Mr. Jackson's early efforts in online
> > are now coming into view: he is thinking big by going small,investing in
> > and starting targeted content sites built around humor, news andpopular
> > culture that remind him of the early efforts in cable televisionamount of
> > programming.
> > "In an interview, Mr. Diller said he expected Mr. Jackson to carry out
> > perhaps dozens of such ventures during the next few years. "The
> > capital we'll put in this over time will be hundreds of millions of
> > dollars," he said. "This is a wonderful area right now to invest in.""
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