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Thread #82879   Message #1742123
Posted By: Ebbie
16-May-06 - 06:07 PM
Thread Name: BS: Is Karl Rove a Big Fat Liar???
Subject: RE: BS: Is Karl Rove a Big Fat Liar???
5 entries found for blog.
Main Entry:   blog
Part of Speech:   noun
Definition:   an online diary; a personal chronological log of thoughts published on a Web page; also called Weblog, Web log
Example:   Typically updated daily, blogs often reflect the personality of the author.
Etymology:   shortened form of Weblog
Usage:   blog, blogged, blogging v, blogger n

Not by this definition

Source: Webster's New Millenniumô Dictionary of English, Preview Edition (v 0.9.6)
Copyright © 2003-2005 Lexico Publishing Group, LLC

Main Entry:   blog
Definition:   to author an online diary or chronology of thoughts
Etymology:   19992004; abbr. of Weblog
Usage:   blogged, blogging; blogger, n

Source: Webster's New Millenniumô Dictionary of English, Preview Edition (v 0.9.6)
Copyright © 2003-2005 Lexico Publishing Group, LLC

Nor by this one

Main Entry:   weblog
Part of Speech:   noun
Definition:   a personal Web site that provides updated headlines and news articles of other sites that are of interest to the user, also may include journal entries, commentaries and recommendations compiled by the user; also written web log, Weblog; also called blog
Usage:   computing

Source: Webster's New Millenniumô Dictionary of English, Preview Edition (v 0.9.6)
Copyright © 2003-2005 Lexico Publishing Group, LLC

"...a personal Web site that provides updated headlines and news articles of other sites that are of interest to the user"
Closer in meanig to this but still no cigar. Truthout gathers information from all over.

blog

n : a shared on-line journal where people can post diary entries about their personal experiences and hobbies [syn: web log]

Not by this definition

By the way, G, are you trying hard to be unpleasant or does it come naturally to you? If truth and information have value to you, I would think your reactions would reflect it.

Incidentally, you say you are 'confident'- do you mean that you have confidence in the president? And in the short term future of this country? Please tell me on what you base your confidence.