Netflix and the creation of global monoculture

Had you invested in the business in the depths of The Great Recession of 2008 and held until today, your stake would be up more than 20x your initial investment (a venture capital-worthy return that happened in the public markets). In that period, the company outperformed the NASDAQ as a whole by more than 12x. Just astounding. – Spencer Lazar, TechCrunch