Now Blogging: The Economist

I’d like to welcome to the ranks of MSM financial blogs The Economist. Their new blog is called Free Exchange; They join other such mainstream media bloggers as the WSJ, NYT, Business Week, Barrons, and Marketwatch.

So far, all I’ve noticed are really disorineting flash ads. I haven’t
got to any of the content yet, but as soon as the flash-induced vertigo stops,
I’ll try to check it out in some detail.

Free Exchange can be found here:  http://www.economist.com/debate/freeexchange/                

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Hat tipNew Economist         

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