I ran across this question in my latest Reader's Digest...
Where did the word "blog" originate?
Answer: The word "blog" is short for "Web log," a site one establishes for the purpose of putting one's thoughts online for the edification or amusement of visitors,
WHO MAY LEAVE PIECES OF THEIR OWN MINDS BEFORE DEPARTING. (emphasis mine, obviously)
Did you know that you can click on any of the pictures that are posted and see my children's adorable faces just as big as you could ever want? I didn't know this, but Matt informed me of this fantastic feature for those of us with less than 20/20 vision.
It's a great world. A great world indeed...