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Wednesday, February 22, 2006

entry arrow7:28 AM | Blogging's Pornography of Opinion

A great, intelligent look at the blogging phenomenon from Trevor Butterworth in The Financial Times. He writes:
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.
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