In Progress Check out Deflexion.com:
Deflexion & Reflexion from Nancy McGough for an experiment
in blogging and
that is based on Blogger
and Del.icio.us. In 2006, all Nancy's
web sites, including this Infinite Ink site, will be intertwingled
other web-based aggregator, and Drupal,
JotSpot, or some other content management
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