Newsmaker: Elias Makos on Louis CK's online gamble
Published Thursday, December 15, 2011 3:44PM EST
Comedian Louis CK put his latest special online – cheap – and it really paid off.
He produced the special for $200,000 and sold it through his website -- with no restrictions -- for $5 in a bid to thwart pirates.
In less than a week he's not only recouped his costs, he's tripled his money.
Todd van der Heyden and Elias Makos discuss the week in online news, and you can watch by clicking the video player to the right.
Elias Makos discusses comedian Louis CK, who put his latest comedy special on sale online for $5.