UFO Conjectures

Thursday, August 02, 2012

The ongoing Jonah Lehrer saga...

In a story about the rise and fall of Jonah Lehrer, who we and Kevin Randle quote in blog posts, there is this, which pertains to all of us who contribute blog material:

To be a writer, a public intellectual in this day and age, means needing to constantly produce content that is timely, lucid and compelling. There’s barely any time to think and process and generate fresh ideas. Stories grow stale in less than a day because the Internet is always moving forward, hungrily, in search of the next story, the next trend, the next think piece. You have to keep up or you will get left behind. Anyone could find themselves in Lehrer’s shoes.

The full story can be read HERE.