Thursday, June 22, 2006
How a Coalition of Bloggers is Turning the Democratic Donkey
We shall see.
So far, not one blogger-backed candidate has won an election.
2006 will tell the tale, providing election theft is not the deciding factor, again!
How a Coalition of Bloggers is Turning the Democratic Donkey:
Veteran politicians under threat from 'netroots' uprising that bypasses corporate kingmakers
by Julian Borger
Joe Lieberman has a fight on his hands. Until very recently, the three-term Democratic senator and former presidential candidate was cruising to re-election in Connecticut, his home state. But the 64-year-old grandee now finds himself in sudden danger of falling victim to a new political life form: the internet candidate.
Ned Lamont, a cable television entrepreneur, has come from nowhere to pose a serious threat, with the help of internet fundraising and anti-war bloggers outraged at Mr Lieberman's gung-ho support for the Iraq invasion." (Link Above)