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Preparing for California’s General Election

There are only three weeks left until America votes on November 4th. I’ve been performing my civic duty, pouring over my copy of the Voter Information Guide, researching the initiatives and measures on the ballot.
I think it would be interesting to blog my positions, and the rationale behind them, so expect quite a few [...]

Hack the Debate

The debate is on, and set to start at the top of the hour!
Current is doing something interesting this time around, inviting people to Hack the Debate by posting messages to Twitter during the first 2008 Presidential Debate. Current will the overlay messages from the backchannel on their live broadcast. To participate, just [...]

David Letterman’s Reaction to John McCain

Last night, John McCain was scheduled to appear on the Late Show. That, of course, did not happen due to McCain’s decision to suspend his campaign in order to focus on resolving the crisis on Wall Street.
Sitting in my apartment, I watched as David Letterman reacted to the news and the absence of his [...]