A much more uplifting subject, a lengthy but fascinating read just published in the Financial Times;
"At the close of 2002, there were some 15,000 blogs. By 2005, 56 new blogs were starting every minute. As I type this sentence, there are, according to technorati.com, 27.2 million blogs. By the time you read this sentence, there surely will be many more."
Children of the night
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