Social Utopia: A Decentralized Social Graph?

Brad Fitzpatrick, whiz kid creator behind LiveJournal (Six Apart) and OpenID wants to dislodge the equilibrium a bit more and create a decentralized "social graph"-- a way a to aggregate the social metrics of individual sites into one, open information platform. Sounds awesome to me, but perhaps a lofty, utopian goal? Fitzpatrick outlines the initial steps necessary to begin building the social graph here

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