Monday, July 15, 2002


Opening today: an open, collaborative weblog (a la MetaFilter) about the work of Buffy creator Joss Whedon.By Caroline van Osten de Boer, Thanks, Derek.

It will be interesting to see whether the Rule of Esoteric Interests can defeat the Graffiti Effect here. It appears that esoteric community sites can resist graffiti and flame wars longer than general-interest sites, in part because participants are more consciously united. Where do we go from here? Will it all end in hugs and puppies? Stay tuned.