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Cory Maye and the limits of blog power

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Remember when the United Blogsophere was going to save Cory Maye, unjustly condemned to death in Mississippi?

Well, that was then; this is now.

Right now, Radley Balko is still all over the story, digging up new evidence, but out in the real world no one seems to care. Blog power is real enough; but as things now stand, it's completely derivative.