City Room mixes original reporting with reader conversations. Among nytimes.com’s most active blogs, it posted 3,314 items and received 82,535 comments (82,256 of which were approved) in 2009. Since inception, it has consistently ranked among the top five most popular blogs on nytimes.com.Are you part of the exclusive club of commenters making up only 1/3 of 1% of people whose comments were not approved?
Thursday, January 14, 2010
City Room Blog Approves 99.7% Of Comments In 2009
At the end of it's post noting that City Room's "bureau chief" Sewell Chan will be leaving to report from Washington D.C., the New York Times made mention of an interesting number count: