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Misreading Tehran: The Twitter Devolution
Foreign Policy has a fascinating article on the role of Twitter
in the Iranian protests.
A number of opposition activists have told me they used text messages, email, and blog posts to publicize protest actions. However, good old-fashioned word of mouth was by far the most influential medium used to shape the postelection opposition activity. There...
Is the economy really this bad?
This screenshot of yesterday's home page of CBS.com
pretty much says it all. We're not sure if this is a mistake or what. But really, is this the answer?
Roundup of We Media Miami session: In search of a new kind of story
For those who were unable to join the "Storytellers Caucus" at We Media this year, here's some of what you missed:
I started with a brief history of how our traditional ideas of story have proved a remarkable tool for making order out of the chaos of the world and our experiences in it. (PDF
The world is a messy place but a quick look in, say, your local library shows you something else....