Huffington has it both ways on blogging


Does Arianna Huffington think bloggers are journalists? The answer seems to change depending on what's most convenient for her at the moment.

Kara Swisher at All Things D asked Huffington whether her news site, The Huffington Post, will face increased pressure to start paying its contributors as it expands under new CEO Eric Hippeau. "We pay all our people," Huffington insisted, referring, apparently, to Huffpo's staffers rather than its hundreds of very much unpaid volunteers. She continued: