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Let (WaPo) Reporters Really Tweet!

(0) Comments | Posted October 1, 2009 | 7:00 AM

As you may have heard, The Washington Post has imposed new "guidelines" for Post journalists. The goal was to avoid the appearance of Post journalists "taking sides" on issues, but the result will likely be to create an environment where Post journalists only Tweet "safe" (read inane) things.

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From ACORN to Van Jones, the Online Rightroots Flexes Its Muscles

(6) Comments | Posted September 23, 2009 | 8:00 AM

In just the last month, online conservatives have helped sack "Green Jobs Czar" Van Jones and have pressured the Census Bureau to drop The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) as a "community partner."

Blame it on the convergence of accessible user-friendly technology -- and on the...

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