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January 11 2005
Tuesday
A blog by any other name is still a blog
Jackie Danicki • Blogs & Blogging • Blogs in the media 
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So newspaper editors don’t like the word blog. My response to that? Tough noogies. The blog movement has come from the bottom-up and will continue to do so, and no executives in shiny suits with not a clue to spare between them are going to start calling the shots on what millions of bloggers around the world call their blogs. Or, as ZF in the comments of the blog Buzz Machine, says:

It’s hilarious to think that any newspaper editors still think they have enough clout to veto the usage of words they don’t like, let alone the word ’blog‘. As if. Meanwhile the blogs are blowing their doors off!

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