Monday, February 20, 2006

Reality check for bloggers

Blogging - if you will forgive the cartoon philosophising - brought the European Enlightenment to the US. Each blogger was his, or her, own printing press, spontaneously exercising their freedom to criticise. Which is great. But along the way, opinion became the new pornography on the internet.

Trevor Butterworth in an article on blogging in the Financial Times. [Emphasis added by me].

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