August 11, 2002

Blogging No Longer Cool

Elizabeth Spiers writes in her Capital Influx blog about the end of cool for bloggers, or the inherent uncoolness of blogging, or how cool it is to be uncool, or something like that:

The uncool result of the cross-linking is that something weird or interesting happens and you and fellow blogger look at each other at the same time and cry in delight, "ooh! blog post!" Trust me, it happens. Then you go and read your friend's blog and snicker at the resulting post because of the earlier conversation. You send a snarky email to said friend, and probably end up linking to their post or doing some variation of it. You end up with these little micro-memes that get stretched across a handful of blogs and none of your online readers know what the big deal is with the stupid Ukrainian band.

Posted by xian at August 11, 2002 12:20 PM

wanted some better living so i checkedd out this site only to find it is out of site. an out of site site you have here my friend.
will you be a blogging buddy for a supersized sodomite? will you love the lord jesus even on days that he brings you no pizza? will you go to europe in the next year and do you enjoy your kitchen appliances.
the jack e. jett show wants to know.
jack e. jett

Posted by: jack e. jett at October 12, 2004 6:02 PM
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