If we had the ability to assign a topic or topic(s) to a slashbox, then
when a story was rendered, it would show the appropriate
slashboxes on the right hand side of the story per the topics of the
What got me thinking about it was <a href="http://
The interesting thing is that on slashdot, if you look at a particular
story, such as <a href="http://science.slashdot.org/article.pl?
sid=04/07/13/0759231&mode=nested&tid=134">The New York
Times On Earth's Magnetic Flip-Flop</a> that story shows a 'science'
box that, I'm assuming, is keyed off the 'science' topic of that story,
via the block's name (ie "[% story.tid.name %]_more")
Anyway, with the section-topics re-write I thought this would be a
very useful modification, especially with regard to advertising
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