Friday, January 21, 2005
Articles like this show how the line between journalism and blogging is blurring, and highlight calls for bloggers to adopt journalistic ethics. But is this realistic? Except for a few professionals, the blogger/journalist line is still thicker than the news blogger/personal blogger one, especially for sites like this and this that make up an overwhelming majority of all blogs. Are we going to start imposing a code of ethics on speech itself? That's the road some people seem to want to take.