If it is true that there will always be middlemen, even on the Internet (and he makes some good points), then is it good news for traditional publishers, like newspapers? And, subsequently, is it bad news for bottom-up publishers like independent bloggers
By day, I serve a group of fantastic engineers at Pindrop.
By night, I fight crime and solve mysteries with a robot pal of my own creation.
By midday, I like a snack, generally a cookie.
Part of this biography isn't true (hint, I like cookies and engineering, I don't own a robot).