Where Blogging Comes From
October 16, 2009, 10:10 PM
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Little known facts of blogging history—the forefathers:

Oh, all right, blogging actually comes from somewhere else—this is part of the answer to a question from Henry Ernest Dudeney's Amusements in Mathematics, which, like tens of thousands of other books, is online for free.

Joseph Bloggs: "I can't follow it, my dear boy. It makes me dizzy!"

John Snoggs: "It's very simple. Listen again! You happen to be my father's brother-in-law, my brother's father-in-law, and also my father-in-law's brother. You see, my father was——"

But Mr. Bloggs refused to hear any more. Can the reader show how this extraordinary triple relationship might have come about?