The blogosphere "looks a lot like what Free Speech advocates call the marketplace of ideas," says Kelly McBride of Poynter Institute in a 9/16/04 Poynter Online Ethics Journal article, "Journalism in the Age of Blogs."
No, it's "anarchy," says Chi Trib man. ed. James O'Shea. Whose side is Fussbudget O'Shea on, anyhow?