Via the WaPo:
In the past 24 hours, we learned of allegations that Ben Domenech plagiarized material that appeared under his byline in various publications prior to washingtonpost.com contracting with him to write a blog that launched Tuesday.
An investigation into these allegations was ongoing, and in the interim, Domenech has resigned, effective immediately.
So much for Ben’s 15 minutes.
MORE: Ugh, this is a little hard to defend.
STILL MORE: Jeff Jarvis has it right.