Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Not Just A Blogger Thing

When Associated Wanker-type issues come up, people in the professional media like to marginalize it as some sort of blogger-specific issue when, in fact, this is an "all of us including them" issue. This isn't "bloggers versus the AP," this is the AP versus everyone who might ever have occasion to quote something for scholarly work, discussion, criticism (forbidden!), parody, etc.