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That’s almost the same headline that Wired News used (“Blogging For Bucks”) when profiling me last year, and this is the headline ABCNews.co…

That’s almost the same headline that Wired News used (“Blogging For Bucks“) when profiling me last year, and this is the headline ABCNews.com used today in a similar story, profiling Anne Marie Cox of Wonkette.com and, of course, yours truly. (And when will news sites learn to start linking to the sites they mention?)

The story mixed up some of the details of my story, but the message remains: this is serious, and wait till ramping starts…

Another thing: I am not very comfortable with the blogging-for-dollars characterization, in this or any other story…it is like one of those things you heard at the beginning of the Internet days: oh, so he’s making money on the Internet. Somehow, it sounds like a ponzi scheme, but there’s nothing I can do. In some senses, I bring it upon myself…

I wish the focus would be on the editorial/reporting/blogging I do, and not the money…

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