Friday, August 29, 2003
Democracy for Dummies.
Romanesko mentions the following two stories back to back: "Sorry, but Atty. Gen. Ashcroft isn't talking to print people" [#] and "California TV newsroom outlaws use of 'gubernatorial'" [#]. A government intent on speaking only to the cameras — and TV journalists intent on addressing everyone as fourth-graders! Maybe Matthew Yglesias is right: It's time to let children vote.
Copyright © 2003 by Philocrites | Posted 29 August 2003 at 5:25 PM