Aggregating in the Echo Chamber

And while we’re on the meta-story of media! A new media news/aggregation site debuts today: Mediagazer, from the people behind the technology site Techmeme.

Mediagazer sets out an ambitious task for itself–to present “the day’s must read media news on a single page.” But Peter Kafka of Media Memo, at least, predicts success:

Like porn or Apple (AAPL) news, there’s always going to be an appetite for this stuff, at least as long as there’s a media business. Because media folks-like me-love to read about themselves.

The more things change, etc.

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