Are Virginia Bloggers Journalists?

While that’s not the full question in play in Waldo Jaquith’s recent legal troublesit certainly is a large one as Thomas Garrett and his lawyers try to get information from Waldo about his commenters and their private information.  From the Motion To Compel: [W]hile Virginia recognizes a qualified repotter’s privilege, see Brown v. Com., 214 Ya. 755,757…

Slantblog Talks Shockoe Baseball And Sock Puppetry

F.T. Rea takes the online anonymous support for Baseball In The Bottom to taskand it of course brings the same anonymous voices out of the woodwork to criticize him.  Naturally the anonymous FanGuy cites anonymous resistance to tyranny as a justification for his stance, but keeping baseball on Boulevard hardly necessitates a Richmond Tea Party….

Facebook Users In Richmond

Inside Facebook has some interesting numbers on Facebook’s overall users and growth as of late.  What used to be limited to college kids has grown into something much more and it’s interesting to see how Facebook has evolved and will continue to evolve over the next year or so as it goes through these growing pains….