Life, Media, Pop Culture

57 (give or take a couple hundred) Channels and Nothin’ On

Bruce Springsteen was right when he penned “57 Channels and Nothin’ On” a couple decades ago. Fast forward 20+ years, and we have hundreds of channels to choose from, whether we watch them via cable, streaming, or DVR. More choices, right? Better for the consumer, yes?

Not so fast. Ninety percent of what we read, watch, or listen to is provided by a whopping SIX corporations. Check it out.

media consolidation

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