weblogs by region
the pepys project a week or two ago, and got myself added to it.
The purpose of this is to collect URL's for web logs, diaries, and journals from around the world, indexed by geographical area
GIGO is currently on
, though that will change if the site grows a lot more.
Today's Daypop's Top 40 pointed
at another site with a similar (but slightly expanded) intent --
"globe of blogs".
These are kinda cool at first, but my guess is that
(as happened with USENET), they'll either stagnate
by not growing much, or morph into unwieldy masses of stuff (see
with the occasional nugget of interest.
Probably even http://www.weblogs.com has a good chance of meeting that latter fate.