MEDIA MESS: WHY THERE ARE NO JOBS IN CALIFORNIA
Apparently, two of the cities with the highest unemployment rates are New York City (where I live now), and San Jose, CA (where I lived until September, and where I hope to return). All my unemployed editor, content programmer, and other literati friends in the Bay area will probably feel the same sadness I do at this story about how The Writers Guild of America has singled out media-industry consolidation as a culprit in the loss of 10,000 California jobs over the past three years.(Source: David Hirschman, mediabistro)