Hear hear! Some of my favorite blogs became unreadable and avoidable because they turned into nothing but a "vote for me!" blegathon. I can't stand that crap. I stated my views on the subject here.
Blog awards = spirit stick in jr. high school.
What really triggers MY gag reflex is the insipid acceptance speech when somebody wins "Best Gaffer" or "Best Actor in the Role of Nasty Thug at the Bar."
I don't know whether to reach for duct tape or a pistol. JUST SHUT THEM UP!!!!
“leads me to believe that there is little difference between where the entertainment industry is today and where the blogosphere is heading”
Oh MY GOD—Joan Rivers is going to videoblog the awards!