“I personally think what Tumblr wants to be is the most interesting party you’ve ever been at. That party could have a political discussion in the kitchen or people doing keg stands in the living room, but it’s all about that whole range of human expression.”
—That’s nwk tumblr godfather Mark Coatney speaking to Fortune as “the journalist behind Tumblr’s rise” and answering the question, “Should Tumblr be defined as a place for news or a place for fun?” [Related!] (via newsweek)
If you haven’t read, read. Mark Coatney’s an incredibly smart dude, and he’s done a lot to make serious news stories and Ron Swanson animated GIFs coexist on the same dashboard.