Daily Archives: February 15, 2003

METABLOGGING CONT’D: THE CASE FOR GROUP BLOGS (Part 2 of 2)

As mentioned below , I think the concept of group blogs on specific topics might greatly expand the audience and use of blogs, provided they met four criteria: The subject matter of the groups would need to be governed by … Continue reading

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ON SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE

Russell Baker, writing in TomPaine.com , illustrates how dangerous it is to have a president or prime minister who is not up on the lessons of history or the principles of democracy. One of these is the principle of separation … Continue reading

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METABLOGGING CONT’D: THE CASE FOR GROUP BLOGS

Last week I posted some hints to make your blog more successful. I’ve noticed that some blogs have multiple posters/authors and that got me thinking: do group blogs make more sense than individual blogs? Maybe I’m more schizophrenic in my … Continue reading

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WANT INTELLIGENT POLITICAL DISCOURSE?

Then stop whatever you are doing and read this, an extremely long and utterly engrossing six-poster free-for-all comment thread responding to Alas, a Blog on whether liberals should have, and should in future, vote Democrat or Green, and when and … Continue reading

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WHAT HAPPENS NEXT

  How to Save the World‘s Fearful Predictions for the next 18 months: Iraq: Bush will attack Iraq sometime between Feb.19 and Feb.26. The attack will last no longer than 72 hours. The “collateral damage” will be a death toll … Continue reading

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…OR OVER RICHARD PERLE’S MOUTH

Roy MacGregor suggests in today’s Globe & Mail that perhaps the most useful application of duct tape right now would be “over the channel selector that takes one to CNN.”

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