The Echo Effect

Who’s listening to Blog Talk Radio? In addition to millions of ordinary Americans who are drawn to the unique content produced by citizen media, the corporate media is listening as well.

MyDD.com, one of the leading progressive blogs — founded by “blogfather” Jerome Armstrong — is a site that is already well read by D.C. insiders and reporters looking for serious election analysis. Now it appears that the reporters are listening to their Blog Talk Radio show as well:

Is National Journal Listening to MyDD on Blog Talk Radio? (Jonathan Singer)

It sure seems like it. Listen to our most recent program from Sunday evening, about 48:30 minutes into the program. I say this exact thing!

Here’s An Idea

National Journal’s Alyssa Rosenberg throws out the idea that Ex-Sen. Fred Thompson, an independent Republican, and Sam Waterston, a liberal affiliated with the Unity ’08 group, could run together on the Unity ’08 ticket.

A Law and Order presidency.