Henry Farrell, former denizen of UCD (now Crooked Timber), takes Mickey Kaus‘s slot against Mickey’s video diavlog partner Bob Wright. Interesting stuff on net roots. Wright asks some good questions about the blogosphere’s adherence to certain power laws, following Henry’s piece in the Boston Review. Get this paradox on net roots too. Great power of blogs: but power to do what exactly?
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty