AUTHOR: Slublog DATE: 11/27/2004 07:55:00 PM ----- BODY: Self-Promotion Moment - The blog helped me get a paying gig. I am now the conservative columnist for The Republican Journal in Belfast, Maine. It wasn't completely the blog, as a college friend of mine is the editor of the paper, but it was certainly an easy way to show a writing sample. If you want to read the column, go here. It's basically a restructuring of a blog post, but not all will be that simple. --------