April 19, 2006

This Just In...Scoble Goes Kenya-Only

Upon returning from his blog break, Robert Scoble will now be blocking comments from Romania and allowing only Kenyan bloggers to contribute to the discussion on Scobleizer.

This decision comes on the heels of intensive study that shows Scoble's U.S. blog commenters hardly rate in a 2003 study of who's the happiest.

"Well no wonder everyone's a bastard on my blog," Scoble said. "I've been writing to the wrong audience!"

Scoble plans to open his blog to comments from Mexico, which is ranked the second happiest place, once he becomes fluent in Spanish. Upon hearing the news, Tech Memeorandum pledged to launch a Spanish-language only version of the site sometime in 2008, if the bubble doesn't burst before then.


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4 comments:

ralph said...

I heard a rumor that expatriate Andorrans will be allowed to post comments on Thursdays with odd-numbered dates between the times of 0307 and 0319 GMT.

Robert Scoble said...

Damn, you're onto me. I'm sending everyone else here.

Jeneane Sessum said...

YES! A global audience!!!

Seth Russell said...

... err .. on the other hand, to be fair, Scoble has been inviting negativity ... and then there was all that posing naked to sell his book ... me thinks he is getting just what he wanted. Focus on me me me ... forget the other guys ;-)