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Friday, January 9, 2004

Peaceful citizen blogger revolution topples John ...

and exiles him from "John's Web Log" at johnsville.blogspot.com. John was signed up for this web log a week ago; inspired by the article- "How To Give The Last-Minute Gift of Blog" by Biz Stone on the Blogger home page.

A couple of invitations (home & work) were sent to John as directed by the instructions in the article. John apparently has been on vacation, or has simply been ignoring the good citzens of Johnsville. He has been an absent Blog Lord. He hasn't shown any interest in the great industry the citizens have shown in building this unique little blog at Johnsville. Therefore it is with a sad heart the good citizens of Johnsville.blogspot.com must issue the following "Declaration of Blogging Independence".

When in the course of human blogging, it becomes necessary for the bloggers to dissolve the administrative bands which have connected them with another, and to assume the full powers of the Blogspot, the separate and equal station to which the End User License Agreement of Blogger entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of the blogosphere requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.[...] To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world.

i. He (John) is really not very funny.
ii. His adventures are not that exciting.
iii. He doesn't know how to blog.
iv. Even if he could blog he doesn't have much to say.

We therefore publish and declare that John has been exiled from John's Web Log. This blog will hence forth be known as "the johnsville news" at johnsville.blogspot.com.

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