Some interesting comments from The Work Foundation - iSociety - a site devoted to research on the effect of ICT in UK.
Gives lots of info on the emergence of blogging, its effect on the spread of politics, use as a free talk radio and like. One interesting sentence :
The blogsphere is an example of Willard Quine's coherence theory of truth: that things are true if they agree - or appear to agree - with other things that are held to be true.
- The spread of 'like' truth :D