Saturday, December 20, 2003

Good article in the Times about grassroots organizing by the GOP:

Bush campaign officials say they envision tens of thousands of volunteers, many armed with palmtop computers with access to a database of voters' names and the issues that move them, fanning out through just about every neighborhood in the country in the weeks leading up to Election Day.

Of course, a slightly better article would have mentioned the slick online component to the GOP's effort.

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Jay Rosen and Jeff Jarvis discuss what's new, and what's not, about the Dean campaign.

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The N&R's Margaret Moffett Banks reports that Chico Sabbah's Fortress Re has lost in arbitration with a Japanese insurer and must pay over $1.1 billion in compensation and damages. A separate suit involving the American Hebrew Academy has not yet been resolved. Incredibly, the N&R chose not to put this story online this morning.

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I'm thinking of getting my penis its own email address. Damn thing gets more email than I do.

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Weblogs in Journalism conference at UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Monday, Jan. 26 - Tuesday, Jan 27.

I'm on the "Blogging on the Job" panel.

And we're still trying to cook up a broader NC blogging conference...

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