You could sort of see this post coming after this post in which cartoon blogger Hugh Macleod landed a book deal. "Back in 2004, my blogging buddies and I knew we were onto a good thing. Something powerful and creative and earth-changing. But that's not the main reason we liked it. We liked it because we enjoyed it, because it was interesting, because of the smart, passionate, fun people we were starting to hang out with. A decade from now, maybe blogs as we know them won't even exist. Maybe they'll call them something else. Do I care? Not really... Ten years from now, these people will still be around, geeking out on the internet ."