CNN is trying to incorporate bloggers directly into its coverage of next week's midterm elections by inviting them to an "E-lection Nite Blog Party," an event aimed at corralling some of the top online opinion makers in one place to provide instant reaction as the results come in.But if all goes according to plan, I'll be doing something else. I'll let you know more later.
The cable news network plans to host more than two dozen bloggers from across the political spectrum--including sites like RedState and Daily Kos--at a Washington Internet lounge where they can monitor the election returns on a slew of flat-screen televisions. (Each blogger will get his or her own monitor, which can be tuned to any channel.) There will be free wireless access--and plenty of food and beverages, natch.
Wednesday, November 01, 2006
I will not be doing this: