Sunday, October 9, 2011

Things that make you go hmm... Crazy people make better bloggers.

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Via Forbes:
Crazy people make better bloggers.

Heather Armstrong parlayed postpartum depression and a stint in a mental institution into a cash cow blog.
Penelope Trunk grew her blog to over 750,000 page views last month as someone willing to write about stabbing herself in the head, smashing herself in the head with a lamp, and having a miscarriage during a board meeting while dispensing career advice.

James Altucher shares with his blog readers a history of suicidal ideation, depression, and going broke with a manic frenzy that inspires others to buy his books.

In the Forever Recession, we are all entrepreneurs, and everybody knows the best entrepreneurs are crazy.
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Just a conservative girl said...

There are a bunch of homeless bloggers making the rounds too. Not that they are crazy, but they talk about surving being really broke.

Da Curly Wolf said...

Well as I keep telling people..I'm crazy, not stupid. :P
Seriously though? It doesn't surprise me much. Hell all you have to is go read come of my archived..crap some of my current stuff and people would deem me insane for what I suggest as solutions. Am I? No..I'm just tired of the bs.