Tag: pdf2008

  • The Slip

    John Edwards (on Skype!) – “I think the internet has totally changed the course of this campaign. For instance, barack Obama would not be taking public financing if it werent’ for the internet and small donors and so forth … it allows him to have the money to take on George Bush.  (pause) oh sorry […]

  • A talk with Elizabeth Edwards

    We’re talking to Elizabeth Edwards on skype. Talked to the guy who does web stuff for the Sarkozy gov’t and the guy who does web stuff for the Gordon Brown gov’t. This is like woah. There are only like 6 of these people who take charge of web outreach for western democracies in the world, […]

  • Campaign Blogging: Learning from the Pros

    Edwards Internet guy agrees: “The Obama campaign blog is *AMAZING* . The way they connect with people and let their personal stories shine through.. I wish I had the skill to do that” Obama campaign claims that there isn’t a coherent strategy to be standoffish to the blogs. Gist of a Quote: “the Bush Campaign […]

  • At the Personal Democracy Forum

    Adam and I are at the Personal Democracy forum, which is a fancy-pants convention (700$ entry free) about the intersection between politics and tecnology.(I hooked us up with a volunteer scholarship) There have been many interesting speakers and so forth: I’ll try to pass on whatever cool info I learn. Cool things so far – […]