New York Times to add (more) blog coverage, pretend to be cool

Marketwatch reports that the New York Times is redesigning and expanding the Business Section, and will offer detailed and expanded coverage of blogs.
Does anyone else find this funny?
Nothing like using a distribution platform involving paper to make sure folks know the important goings-on in the digital world.
Why don’t they just license a feed from Rafat Ali and be done with it?
After this weekend’s Denton piece, I am convinced too many of the Times digital media writers are kids trying to compensate for taking such an uncool job–even tho it’s at one of the best papers in the world.
Related: John Leo of the NY Daily News discovers EPIC and finds the Googlezon good.

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  1. jim wilde says:

    Hi Susan,
    Uncool jobs. That is funny!

  2. Sarah says:

    I absolutely agree with you–it seems like it was just a month or so ago that the New York Times “discovered” blogs; now there’s coverage all over.

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