Sunday, March 8, 2009

The World of Blogging

There are so many blogs out there now, not to mention websites and social gathering places like Facebook and MySpace. Does anybody actually read any of them?

If so, is it because they actually know the (I have to use the word here) author? Is there something about what they see that they relate to? Do they read one post and say, "Wow, that chick's a real freak. I'll move on to something else"?

But it makes me wonder if anybody gives the slightest rat's derriere about the person behind a given blog or even what they have to say. What exactly is the point? Are bloggers just writing for their own gratification? And if so, is there anything wrong with that?

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