Thursday, February 10, 2005

This is what separates the campaigners from the mob.

What's Wrong With Blogs? (Dumb Mobs)

In the end, actions such as this by bloggers are going to be most harmful to bloggers. Releasing the stranglehold that Big Media has on the rights of the individual to own and express ideas will have its most immediate and pronounced effect on bloggers. Many blogs, nothing more than the republication of Big Media's content remixed with a dash opinion, are only possible because of fair-use rights. Rights that are evaporating as Big Media turns up the heat.