Bye Bye, Boomers
Friday, December 16, 2005
For years, control of America's news and culture industries has been firmly in the clutches of baby boomers. But a new generation of media-makers is stretching its legs, and it won't be long before references to "The Graduate" are replaced by references to "The Breakfast Club." Slate columnist Jack Shafer joins Brooke to mull over some other possible signs of generational baton-passing.