The xmas vanity blog post

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Mindy McAdams has a [*“vanity post, pure and simple”*]( about a kind of top rss/news/bloggers meme that [Adrian](, [Martin]( and [Paul]( have been kicking around.

She picks up on a listing by Journalism Daily:

This list changes every day. The site uses an algorithm called Social Rank to calculate “the hottest stories and bloggers every day” in a variety of categories (which are listed at the Social Rank site).

And, here is the vanity part for me, I’m on the list!

Here is today’s



Excuse me while I bask in the false glow of temporary statistics 🙂

Barriers to convergence

[Tweet](*This post is my contribution to the inaugural [Carnival of Journalism](

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