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Graph Search will probably increase your Max Headroom http://cnet.co/WRSUbS
An interesting Big Media-tealeaf from the Mighty 80s was a chronically-stuttering, one-liner-deliverin', computer-generated head (and shoulders) with a strangely-shaped scalp who (which?) operated in/as a "fact-free zone" and went by the name Max Headroom.
He was created in reaction to the false intimacy of the talking heads of the Reagan era, a time which marked the snowballing of mass information. And when info passes out of the grasp of the elite to be available to everyone everywhere, where were the authentic talkers of the era to go? Old School newsman Walter Cronkite may have been one of the most trusted names in news, but when your news is no longer limited to the six o'clock timeslot on television, you're old news. Enter the predecessors of today's Newstainers (talkin' to you, Brian Williams).
("How can you tell a network executive is lying?" Max H. once observed. "His lips move!")
And with the new FB Graph Search, the current cutting edge of news is gonna be looking pretty dull pretty soon. When Larry Page & Sergey Brin started Google, it was a different era (these being Internet years, which are like dog years). And how times have changed.
As part of the Social Graph, everyone's max headroom suddenly becomes virtually infinite, our virtual lives part of the stream of news. This isn't news.
Which p-p-probably isn't a g-g-g-g-good thing.