In the blogosphere and even in mainstream media, there’s a lot of talk about the effects that blogs are having now in politics and in the disemination of information. There should be, of course. Giving voice to people who were relatively voiceless before, is a good first step in having something to actually listen to; stuff that can actually make a difference.
Archives for May 1, 2006
Two new pages in the Campaign 2006 section.
Following up on a previous post about candidates who are less than savvy when it comes to getting publicity for their campaigns, it’s worth pointing out that on Saturday, Wendy Wilde announced her candidacy for the 3rd District against Jim Ramstad.
Here’s the header on the press release e-mail. See if you see anything odd:
OK, I’ll admit it. Years ago — during the Reagan presidency — I was invited by my boss in Boston to fly to Washington to attend the White House Correspondents Association dinner. I fact, he was taking the whole editorial staff then. I was young. I was stupid. I passed.