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Saturday, January 14, 2021

assessment
As Nietzsche said:

If you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.

Another word for abyss is “void”. So it’s only fitting that Hugh MacLeod at gapingvoid should illustrate such an insightful assessment.

Not that I’ve been gazing at gapingvoid for very long; but in today’s hyperpaced reality, the few minutes I spent at gapingvoid probably translates into several weeks during Nietzsche’s era. So it all evens out.

Actually, I’d extend this theory beyond just blogging, and apply it to the entire Internet. Just a bunch of assholes looking for traffic, present company included. Although, I find it easier to demonstrate an affection for several entries on my blogroll (and beyond) than perhaps others do.

by Costa Tsiokos, Sat 01/14/2006 09:17:48 AM
Category: Bloggin'
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  1. THE GRAPE-ING VOID…

    This 2006 assessment aside, Hugh MacLeod has been workin’ it, blog-wise, for tangible bottom-line business results.
    The big payoff: Stormhoek, a winery in South Africa of all places, attributes its global spike in sales to gapingvoid’s con…

    Trackback by Population Statistic — 08/08/2021 @ 11:24:44 PM

  2. IRAN’S PERMALINKING PRESIDENT…

    So now that I know that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad maintains a blog, I’m thinking about adding him to my blogroll.
    Hey, traffic is traffic. I’ll overlook the social repression (ironically, against other bloggers in Iran) if Ahmad…

    Trackback by Population Statistic — 12/13/2007 @ 09:10:21 AM

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