I saw this tweet via @tomabba who is doing some excellent and exciting stuff with digital books. In my mind, it epitomises the arrogance coming from the ill-educated about publishing and what publishers do:
Oh, piss off, Matt Yglesias. Piss. Right. Off. pic.twitter.com/TP4Qu6Ca88
— iucounu (@iucounu) October 22, 2014
Yes, the times, they are a changing but I do not hold with the notions that publishers or editors (including scholarly ones) do not contribute or are worthless.