Deniable clickability (or when the web is not)

And you wonder why newspapers aren't getting their share of readership from the X and Y generations?  Take the AJC's approach to the web — where most real estate is dedicated to ads, a blog is nothing more than a chat board, and hyperlinks are reserved only to their articles (aren't hyperlinks what made the web a "web"?): For example, found on the AJC Metro Index page:

Legislature recap
Below is an update on the status of some key bills before the Georgia General Assembly. To read the legislation online, go to and type in the bill number.

Why can't they just say, click here?

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