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Never forget the first rule of holes

By Andrew Pollack on 10/25/2008 at 08:20 PM EDT

While I've been traveling a lot this week and had a very hard time keeping up with the blogging community, a certain train wreck just continues. I'd say I was speechless but we all know that's unlikely to ever happen. Lets say I'm a bit surprised to some that there are people still out in the blogging world without the slightest understanding of when they're doing themselves more damage on a daily basis.

I suggest to anyone who reads this that in many things - blogging included - you should remember this quote from Molly Ivins:

"The first rule of holes: when you're in one, stop digging."
Molly Ivins, Columnist (1944-2007)

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re: Never forget the first rule of holesBy Rob McDonagh on 10/26/2008 at 07:40 PM EDT
... is don't talk about holes.


Sorry, couldn't resist...
re: Never forget the first rule of holesBy Ben Langhinrichs on 10/26/2008 at 09:03 PM EDT
The second rule of holes appears to be that once dug, they are prone to getting
filled back in. It appears that this hole has been filled in, although I am
not sure whom.

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