Breakfast at Tiffany's ---Tres FamousPart of: Literati
Breakfast: 5-grain scone and an iced coffee
It's good to have brainy friends who will e-mail you press mentions from business publications. Thank you, Mickey Kaus.
Blogs Take Lead Role In CBS Memo Furor
BY ED CARSON
Journalism has a new dress code. Pajamas.
The people who write blogs, short for Web logs, don't get much respect from the mainstream media. Jonathan Klein, a former senior executive at "60 Minutes," said on Fox News last week that "Bloggers have no checks and balances. . . (It's) a guy sitting in his living room in his pajamas."
But it took only a day for bloggers to show the emperor has no clothes, exposing CBS for airing a report based on possibly forged documents about President Bush's National Guard service.
Bloggers are hard to define. People's sites cover every subject imaginable; some even post what they ate for breakfast...