Money in the Comfort of Your Own Home

As if to prove that we’re not all complete suckers for doing this, Room Eight is planning to take the extraordinary step of paying people real money to blog.

In an endeavor that sounds like a local version of this ambitious enterprise, they’re looking for reported, follow-the-money items on lobyists and New York’s members of Congress. Twenty bucks a pop.

Instructions here.

— Josh Benson