“My name is Brian,” he writes in the blog’s welcome page, “and I am a recovering broadcast journalist.”
He’s got three entries so far: two on politics, and one addressing the accuracy of online information.
“[M]any journalists don’t take the time to double check the facts of things they see on the Internet,” he writes. “While I see value in and applaud the movement toward responsible citizen journalism, there are a few things that must be said: Many bloggers are NOT reporters – they are ‘repeaters.’ The information they post is often unverified. Bloggers often hold strong opinions that color the things they write and repeat.”