The 1st Blooker Prize,
awarded to books based on blogs, goes to the Julie/Julia Project
The NY Times (reg. required) looks at some blogging mamas. As someone who's regularly losing friends to the new-parent netherworld of suburbia and early nights, I had previously had little interest in reading about childrearing. I checked out Bad Mother
because I'm a fan of the author's husband - the novelist Michael Chabon - and realised it was a hoot. I also like the Pessoptimist
. So what other good bringing-up-baby blogs are out there?
Funny web shit curated by Dong Resin
. Also Jalopnik
, concerning cars, and Kotaku
, for gamers. All your vice are belong to Nick Denton
. Dot com entrepreneurialism scaled to blog size seems to be working.