Thursday, December 02, 2004

Blournals?

The Web Hottie comments on the dictionarification of "blog," noting that it's an ugly word.

Maybe, but it beats the shit out of "Blournal."

Besides, Webster's already got it wrong:
Blog noun [short for Weblog] (1999) : a Web site that contains an online personal journal with reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks provided by the writer.
Yes, but it's a verb, too, pal. I blog, she blogs, they blog, it blogs. How mainstreammediaesque: Not even in print, and already out of date.

Update: Irony post of the day #1--when peforming the spell check on this post, the Blogger spell check tool failed to recognize "weblog," "blogs," and, yes, "Blogger." The cobbler's kids, it seems ...

2 Comments:

At 8:11 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Am enjoying the posts. Keep it up. G

 
At 8:59 AM, Blogger Everett said...

Thanks G ... will do.

 

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