Several media outlets, including The Times, reported this morning that the tech, gossip blog, Valleywag is folding into Gawker Media's flagship, Owen Thomas, Valleywag's editor, will now write a column for

In this tough climate, it's obvious that Gawker is focusing on strengthening its sites with the broadest appeal. Valleywag didn't fit into that category, but it certainly was a polarizing force within its niche world. Will you miss it?