That’s Right Nate

Thoughts from a right thinker.

Blogroll Amnesty Day

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bad2-1Wow!! You guys sure didn’t make it easy for me.  I know that no other blog could possibly compare with mine, but I expected at least a smattering of mentions.  There must be some other blogs you read if only to laugh at them and compare them to mine.   With that in mind, I decided to make a real effort to find the other blogs out there that were small and worthy of a greater audience.  Doing so, I ran into a huge problem and that was it is much easier to find big blogs than small blogs.  I don’t think Talking Points Memo really needs more help finding an audience from me.  Anyway, here are 5 blogs that aren’t on my blog roll and deserve to be seen by more people.  I still would appreciate if anybody can mention any small blogs that I should be checking out if only to crush potential competitors in a hostile takeover.

1. Jenny Sais Quois – Subtitled a quarter life in crisis, she’s 27 and this isn’t one of those angst ridden diaries of a 20 something which I have little patience for outside of the movie Lost in Translation.  The blog hasn’t been updated frequently, but I enjoyed a couple of her posts quite a bit.

2. My Empire of Dirt – I first found this blog over Summer when he was blogging about my favorite topic–me.  He has a substantial blog about Canadian and even American politics. It really has grown a lot since I found it over summer.

3. My Apologies – If my blog is consuming most of your reading time, this blog’s entries are short and sweet even if they tend to be liberal and terribly misguided.  It is a great source for pictures of conservatives though.

4. Just an Earthbound Misfit – OK, I think this blog may be bigger than mine.  The author is certainly more prolific, but I enjoyed it quite a bit and wanted to include them because I don’t think they’re mammoth or anything.

5. Zen Yenta 2.0 – This woman has been a presence on the web for awhile now, but she’s back with a new blog.  She was the first person to discover this blog and for that I will always be grateful.  Her support kept me going when I thought I was the only person reading it.  She’s also a witty and articulate blogger and a person of exceptional taste.

Please check out these other blogs.  I will be adding them all to my blog roll sometime this week.   I hope everybody had a wonderful Blogroll Amnesty Day.



Written by thatsrightnate

February 3, 2009 at 8:19 pm

6 Responses

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  1. Glad to help a good cause. I’m sure all your readers will enjoy Of course, that’s not really a small blog. So, how about checking my own site:


    February 3, 2009 at 10:05 pm

  2. Thanks for the very kind mention, Nate. I’ll check out the other blogs you mentioned, too.

    Steve, that link to appears to be broken. Too bad. It sounded intriguing.


    February 3, 2009 at 11:02 pm

  3. Blogrolled ya, Nate, on

    Hoping you’ll reciprocate.

    John Sundman

    February 5, 2009 at 8:53 am

  4. I’m blushing. Approval from people on the internet means more to me than is healthy:)


    February 9, 2009 at 11:59 pm

  5. My goal is to update the actual blogroll before the links roll off my front page. Hopefully, it’ll be up tonight 🙂


    February 10, 2009 at 6:35 am

  6. Cool beans. Thanks.


    February 10, 2009 at 6:43 am

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