"Once upon a time, in a podcasting galaxy not so far away, Dave Winer and Adam Curry were buddies. Curry would link to Winer, Winer would link back to Curry, the linklove was flowing. "I think he's got a pretty accurate version here.
In the article he asks about Dawn and Drew:
As for D&D? I’m surprised those two are still podcasting. I didn’t think they’d make it a year. Not because they are bad people or should fail, rather, if they are real people just doing podcasting and getting all this exposure and not making a business out of it, then what’s the point?I would suggest that the point is having fun, expressing yourself, and having a conversation with listeners.