Alarming News

October 26, 2007

Rumors of my demise…

are greatly exaggerated.

On a sidenote, I am sad to see Urban Elephants call it a day. And I agree with Azi (at the link above) that there is “a void in the area of city-based, right-leaning blogs”, in particular, I’d say, those that focus on local politics. If someone would like to start such a blog, perhaps in the community format of UE, I would definitely be interested in helping them. Like I noted in Politicker’s comment section, I am not really interested in local politics so wouldn’t do it myself, but I can see something like that succeeding in a big way.

Posted by Karol at 05:55 PM |
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“Think globally, act locally”… I always say!

Posted by: Marco at October 26, 2007 at 6:17 pm

Pioneers are the ones found littering the frontier, dead or dying, with arrows in their backs.
Scott’s efforts, if nothing else, took a risk to effect change.
I feel bad he wasted his efforts and energy in NYC. New Yorkers just don’t care. They’re too wealthy, as a whole, to care.
Those middle class folks who do or did care, left for more reasonable pastures.

Posted by: Sean at October 26, 2007 at 10:21 pm

Like everything else that has gone wrong these last seven years, I blame George Bush for Urban Elephants demise!

Posted by: danielnyc at October 29, 2007 at 9:15 am
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