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Revenge Of The Experts

A backlash against the amateur is in our future?

Posted on March 11, 2008, at 12:37 p.m. ET

A Newsweek article on the apparent trend towards expertise stirred a lot of online feathers this week, with some people agreeing and many others calling the whole thing a false distinction.

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