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Scarcity Is A Shitty Business Model

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I am sure there was a time when scarcity was a good business model for the film industry. And I am sure that many of the leaders of the film industry came of age during that time. I understand their muscle memory in terms of the scarcity business model. But restricting access to content is a bad business model in the age of a global network that costs practically nothing to distribute on.


He’s got 460 comments and counting on this one. Interesting conversation.