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Reader Diana Brown 1, Jina 0

June 9, 2009

Diana Brown made the case in comments yesterday that, paraphrased, goes like this: Angelina, Schmangelina, whatever gets attention on an important issue is good enough.

I quibbled with her in comments, saying I’m not sure that all attention is equal.

Then I checked my blog stats and saw that just by writing about Angelina Jolie, I had quadrupled my regular readership.

I stand by my lofty intentions, but damn, do I have a better appreciation for the point Diana was making…

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