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World’s Oldest Blog

Wednesday, January 8th, 2003 · No Comments

Jen came across this little gem, The Diary of Samuel Pepys, which has got to be, without a doubt, the oldest blog in existence. At about 400 years old, I’d say it takes the cake. The language is great, although it certainly gives you a feel for how rough life was back in the ol’ 1600s. Here’s a snippet:

    From thence to my father’s to dinner, where I found my wife, who was forced to dine there, we not having one coal of fire in the house, and it being very hard frosty weather.

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