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Daily Digest: The Final CNN/YouTube Debate Link-Fest

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, November 29 2007

The Republicans finally had their YouTube debate, but it wasn't as participatory as the producers would like to think, since the public couldn't help decide which videos to show; in fact, only two of the forty ... Read More

Daily Digest: The Final CNN/YouTube Debate Link-Fest

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, November 29 2007

The Republicans finally had their YouTube debate, but it wasn't as participatory as the producers would like to think, since the public couldn't help decide which videos to show; in fact, only two of the forty ... Read More

The Internet, Ads, and the Money Primary: Call for Research Help

BY Zephyr Teachout | Thursday, November 29 2007

What's the evidence that ads help major party candidates for the Presidency in early states? What's the evidence that you need alot of money--as opposed to, say, a few million--to win a primary? Read More

How CNN Demeans the Internet

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, November 29 2007

The “YouTube debates” are neither real debates, nor a serious use of the internet's potential. Worse, as blogger Jason Rosenbaum cogently argues, "By heavily moderating the questions, and by deliberately choosing ... Read More

How CNN Demeans the Internet

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, November 29 2007

The “YouTube debates” are neither real debates, nor a serious use of the internet's potential. Worse, as blogger Jason Rosenbaum cogently argues, "By heavily moderating the questions, and by deliberately choosing ... Read More

GOP CNN/YouTube Postmortem

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, November 28 2007

My quick take: This "debate," like last summer's Democratic CNN/YouTube debate, made for lively television. I'm sure it got a big audience, in part because the Republicans hadn't "debated" in a month and in part because ... Read More

NYTIMES: YouTube GOP Recap, and ActBlue.com Profile

BY Dan Manatt | Wednesday, November 28 2007

The Times take: less visually interesting than the Dem debate (by design), but voters again asked very interesting, serious questions: http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/11/28/post-debate-video-wrap-up/ I think ... Read More

Liveblogging tonight's debate

BY Joshua Levy | Wednesday, November 28 2007

I'll be liveblogging tonight's CNN/YouTube debate, and I'm trying out new software from CoverItLive that lets me continuously post using their widget. My posts should appear in a beautiful, continuous stream below. The ... Read More

It's the List, Stupid!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, November 28 2007

There's nothing wrong with political campaigns trying to build up their email lists. Nor is there anything wrong with doing it by riding the news and connecting their campaign priorities to voters' concerns. But when is ... Read More

Illinois Ballot

BY | Wednesday, November 28 2007

For those who are helping out signature push in Illinois, you can download the pettion here: Download illinois-ballot.pdf Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed friday >

First POST: Net Effects

Ballooning digital campaign teams; early registration deadlines kept millions of people from voting in 2012; love letters to Obamacare; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Data-Driven

Get to know Clinton's digital team even better; Ted Cruz election announcement-related fundraising offers peak into the coming data-driven campaign arms race; New York City launches online community engagement pilot program called IdeaScale; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Too Much Information

Will Facebook become the Walmart of News?; Hillary Clinton's digital team; how easy it is to get your hands on 4.6 million license plate scans; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Firsts

Political reporters use Yik Yak to pep up stories about Ted Cruz's campaign announcement; The New York Times, Buzzfeed and National Geographic may agree to let Facebook host their news on its servers; Google fiber users to soon get targeted television ads; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Cowed

TedCruz.com for president; Meerkat fever; who does Facebook work for (probably not you); Medium, "the billionaire's typewriter"; and much, much more. GO

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