The Oregonian has made it big time. One of its stories was linked more than 250 times--as the Oregonian noted on today's front page.
After The Oregonian reported the situation a week ago, the story spread rapidly across the Internet, linked from more than 250 blog postings and political Web sites.
The Big O apparently counts the links to its stories and is proud when one of its stories is a hit in the blogosphere.
The times they are a-changin'.