There are lessons to be learned here.
It would be interesting to see an analysis of whether the "mass revolt" involved the small percentage of Digg users that consistently push stories to the front page or a wave of dissatisfaction. I suspect the former although the story spin so far is of a "mass uprising."
Sounds like a successful guerrilla action by the heavily armed influencers.
Wonder what Jay Adelson and Kevin Rose would do in an electronic lynching? Oh, what the hell, gimme the rope .... ?