Wednesday, Sep 8, 2010
by PopMatters Staff
by On the Media
WNYC (13 August 2010)

“What’s the future of journalism? Amidst countless conferences, anxious op-eds and much hand-wringing, longtime journalist Loren Ghiglione believes he might have found some answers in an unlikely place - science fiction. Despite his initial disdain for the genre, Ghiglione argues that sci-fi is full of predictions that we’d be wise to consider.”

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// Marginal Utility

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