# Hoofin predates Huffington Post by two years

Archive.org record of Huffington Post, May 10, 2005

To the friendly e-mailer:

Au contraire! Hoofin had been blogging at least two years before Arianna Huffington and the Huffington Post ever showed up on the internet. (May 9, 2005) Hoofin was posting in early 2003.

If I were posting as “Hoofington Post” or something, then yes, I could see a copy cat accusation. But Huffington showed up sometime after Hoofin. (And, yes, infinitely much more successfully so–she’s trying and has the dough from hubby.)

So . . .