THURSDAY, AUG. 31, 2006


Everybody needs a break once in a while

Another great Blogspotter post from Frank Sennett, citing a Wall Street Journal piece on what happens when bloggers try to take a vacation. From the article:A banner stripped across the top of the Daily Dish declares that the popular Web log's host, Andrew Sullivan, has...

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The battle of the election blogs

Democrat Larry Grant, who is running for the open 1st District seat, has been online with a Web log, or blog, since last November.This week, a group of top national Democratic political bloggers singled him out as one of 19 "Netroots" endorsed candidates – and...

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WEDNESDAY, AUG. 30, 2006

The blogosphere has no power. Except when it does.

Frank Sennett puts the smackdown on Bruce Kluger's blog-bashing column in USA Today. "The blogosphere is still in its infancy, and like any kid, it needs to be watched very carefully," USA Today contributor Bruce Kluger writes in a sour, it-must-be-August-so-I'll-pull-a-few-hundred-words-straight-out-of-my-posterior-region examination of the growing...

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TUESDAY, AUG. 29, 2006


Tell me you didn't see this one coming

The Smoking Gun reports that John Karr, the guy once suspected of killing whats-her-name, wanted Johnny Depp to portray him in the movie. And believe you me, there will be a freakin' movie.Question: Who will play John Karr in the movie?Alternate question: Who will play...

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MONDAY, AUG. 28, 2006


And you think you're having a bad morning

"It was just an accident," said Billy Colleran, pictured above.At about 9:30 a.m. he went to fetch some coffee for his buddy's girlfriend at the Starbucks near Pines and Sprague. Leaving the drive-thru with wallet and beverage in hand, Colleran mistakenly hit the gas instead...

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SUNDAY, AUG. 27, 2006

Wild Card/Sunday -- 8/27/06

Today's a bittersweet one for me. I'm excited because I'm putting Amy Dearest on a plane for Europe today -- for a semester of studying abroad. I'm sad for the same reason. She's been with us the last four months, earning money to buy a...

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THURSDAY, AUG. 24, 2006


Huckleberries Online

D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.






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