Exit Strategy: The Original Version

Exit Strategy: The Original Version

Douglas Rushkoff


Douglas Rushkoff's most modern salvo on complacent media tradition, set in 2008, positive factors Jamie Cohen, a tender hacker who, just like the biblical Joseph, suffers betrayal after which penance (via the talk-show circuit) sooner than becoming a member of forces with a enterprise capitalist decided to show each person into senseless shoppers. in the meantime, Jamie's former neighbors have constructed the way to kill the Web's - and the inventory market's - profit-making capacities. a stunning satire of Nineties dot-com mania, this McLuhanesque cultural critique establishes a brand new publishing precedent: it's the first "open-source" e-book, annotated via on-line readers. this primary print variation comprises the simplest in their footnotes selected via the writer.

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