Jason Calacanis vs. David Heinemeier Hansson, one year ago http://ping.fm/0ktNk
Calacanis: Swing for the fences, baby!
Hansson: Profit is the only object of a business. Everything else is BS.
A discussion and some charts around the death of the music industry. The money quote:
10 years ago the average American spent almost 3 times as much on recorded music products as they do today.
26 years ago they spent almost twice as much as they do today.
An economic take on whether artists should produce for the masses or for themselves.
Could it happen in the US as governments face revenue shortfalls?