Originally posted: April 21st, 2008

In the extremely hypothetical case that somebody were to wonder why I go through "futile attempts at rationalizing my unreasonable reluctance to call my site a 'blog'", here’s why:

As far as I’m concerned, a "blog" is two things:

  1. A really stupid-sounding word.
  2. A site where some kid yammers on about such things as what they did that day, what mood they're in, and how it's unfair how Joey told Suzie that blah blah blah, all while deluding themselves that any of it is actually worthy of being posted.

Don't get me started on "Twitter" and "micro-blogging".

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