Rob Smith, a/k/a Acidman, has passed the 500,000 visitor mark. He’s built readers by writing whatever’s on his mind at the moment, revealing some pretty personal stuff along the way, and not worrying about anyone’s feelings. He didn’t do it by writing about cute babies in high chairs.

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  1. Acidman says:

    Wimmen like what I write. Can you believe THAT?

  2. Jay Solo says:

    Impressive, huh?

    I am but 10% of the way there after 9 months. I’ll hit 50k today. Soon, in fact. Perhaps I should be more outrageous, keep it snowballing…