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Please Stop Calling the Freshmen

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, November 15 2010

That is, in fact, the subject line on a fairly frantic email that the Tea Party Patriots, one of the umbrella groups claiming to represent local tea party outfits, blasted out to their list Friday night. Read More

Bill Clinton Talks Tech in Malaysia

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, November 12 2010

Sure, good reporting demands an actual attempt to get the real transcript of Bill Clinton's talk yesterday to about a thousand students gathered at Malaysia's INTI International University, but let's just for a minute to ... Read More

Tea Partiers Call Their Congresspeople. On Their Cells.

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, November 12 2010

The Tea Party Patriots got upset yesterday when it turned out the Claremont Institute, the California-based conservative think tank, had scheduled its DC "freshman orientation" for new Republicans members of ... Read More

Talkin', and Not, About the New Wired World Order

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, October 25 2010

Ciudad Juarez, where the U.S. State Department is working to build a mobile narco-violence reporting tool; Photo credit: pmoroni. Read More

The Ups and Downs of On-the-Go Think Tankery

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, October 25 2010

More activity on the think tank app front! Cato's George Scoville, who serves as new media manager for that libertarian ideas shop, writes up Cato's experience in recently launching their free iPhone app. Read More

Building a Pocket-Sized Heritage

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, October 20 2010

Taking and running with my mini-review of the field of think tank iPhone apps, Heritage's Robert Bluey writes that the absence of categories, something I'd considered a bug in Heritage's app is, yes, a feature: Read More

Think Tank App-a-palooza Week!

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, October 15 2010

You might not have been aware of it, but the market for Washington think tank apps expanded dramatically this week. The libertarian Cato Institute and the conservative Heritage Foundation joined their brethren at the ... Read More