Thursday, June 01, 2006

Thanks Thom Hartmann

Well I only got half the time I was told to expect but I think it went well nonetheless. What I wanted to cover and didn't get to is how we have to hold the media accountable by challenging them not to report as fact what they cannot independently verify. It would have been nice to emphasize peaceful revolution more, including offering my definition (a shift in the balance of power between We The People and the government) and a bit about tactics upcoming here in Humboldt. Perhaps next time?...

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Greetings, fellow blogger! I thought you did a great job. You were a bit combative, but I get that way too when hosts don't give me enough time to flesh out my ideas. Thom is great, but like all hosts, he's pushing several specific agenda items per show and he has a tendency to try to mold his interviews into particular topics by jumping in when something grabs him. Thank God you weren't on with Ed Schultz - that guy is a total tool of the DLC.

I like the concept of the blog, and I will definitely push for this in my community. I'd love to get an interview with you for our "Underground Notes" section. You'd be in good company, with Dahr Jamail and Sander Hicks.

I will spend some time checking out the site, and I will likely link to you soon.

Peace!

Posted by Blogger Tahoma Activist @ Jun 1, 2006, 12:29:00 PM
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P.S. I love your email webform - How can I get one of those for my blog? Here's my email...

Posted by Blogger Tahoma Activist @ Jun 1, 2006, 12:34:00 PM
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The webform is at http://www.rsspect.com/. You have to create an account. Then create a feed. Then use the feature called "publicize." It will generate HTML code to put on your blog. You can customize the code too if you want to change the colors or the size of any of the elements.

Posted by Blogger Dave Berman @ Jun 3, 2006, 9:17:00 AM
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