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So earlier today, we took note of Sweet Peet D.'s rant on the state of auto publishing and how fools like is wreckin' it for the Hachettes and Primedias of the world and their long-standing traditions. We checked out this article on media-vs-consumer buzz at CNN, and it turns out that some of the manufacturers are leaking tagged images so they can track where the files go and what the response is, while they pay lip service to the embargo game with the monthlies. Does the thick plotten? Yes, we do believe it plottens.

Wheels With Buzz [CNN/Money]

Autoextremist on the Impending Doom of Car Mags [Internal]