Sunday Diversion: The Blog as Beast

On a completely un-epicurean note, Joel Achenbach's column in today's Washington Post magazine is a great read for anyone who's felt like a slave to the blog.

And for any journalist bloggers, this rings oh so true: "In the old days, the age of print, a journalist had very little data on how many people read a particular story. Now I can track readership second by second, eyeball by eyeball."