quote: All this talk of TV contracts, TV markets, and TV valuations in the latest round of conference realignment has made me feel all, well, bubbly. Let's take a look at current trends in the TV market:
quote: 1. Sky Rocketing Valuations
quote: 2. Slowing Ad Market
quote: 3. Decreasing Customer Demand
quote: 4. New Competition
quote: 5. Technological Innovation
quote: 6. Money-Hungry and Short-Sighted Leaders
quote: So let's sum this up. We have increasing valuations despite slowing ad revenue and decreasing customer demand. New competition is quickly entering despite the fact that technological innovation is primed to transform the industry. And people in positions of very high power are making rash decisions based on information derived from past trends and not future outlooks. Does this sound familiar to anyone?