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I live in Greensboro, North Carolina with my wife, Lisa. We have two kids and a dog. I've worked as a staff writer at Forbes, a contributing editor at Wired, an editor and writer for various Ziff Davis publications, and a columnist for the Greensboro News & Record. I am employed just now by Oxford Economics. This is my personal weblog. The opinions I express here are my own and should not be held against any other publications or organizations with which I am associated.

Readers say the darndest things...

"Ed Cone writes one of the most useful weblogs by a journalist." -- Jay Rosen

"generally smart and interesting" -- Monkeytime

"What is this all about? Why are you blogging it?" -- My mom

"Ed, your apology will be cheerfully accepted" -- Glenn Reynolds

"Ed is a powerful dude" -- Dave Winer

"an exemplary, even canonical journalist weblog" -- Dave Winer

"Ed Cone's column -- the new Viagra?" -- frograbbitmonkey

"Ed Cone's column…gets the culture right" -- Doc Searls

"the Ed Cone blog is trying to be reasonable, mainly...he's a journo with a blog on a mission" -- Richard Bennett

picture at left: detail of a portrait of me painted by Jack McCook