BLOGOSPHERIC CONVERSATIONLexington Green
of Chicago Boyz
had a kind word for Zenpundit and related blogfriends
while pointing to Curzon's
at Coming Anarchy.
Lex was referencing the evolution of discussion between a number of bloggers and Dr. Thomas Barnett
:"Barnett has a small selection of blogs on his blogroll, among which the ChicagoBoyz are honored to have a place (due I think primarily to this and this). A few of these blogs have been engaged in something like a polymorphous, attenuated and elaborated conversation with Barnett, and with each other, which is greater than the sum of its parts"
I agree. In the cross-blog discussions I know that my views have changed or new ideas have arisen because of the comments and insights of other bloggers.
Speaking of crossblog conversations, here is a literal example
I recommend listening to in podcast form