The innovative marriage of new media and voter engagement will offer desk jockeys and shut-ins the chance to read Atlanta mayoral and City Council candidates' responses to TOUGH QUESTIONS from local journalists and bloggers.
Here's the schedule:
4:30 pm Kasim Reed
4:45 pm Amir Farokhi
5:00 pm Clair Muller
5:15 pm Ceasar Mitchell
5:30 pm Mary Norwood
5:45 pm Liz Coyle
6:00 pm Alex Wan
6:15 pm Aaron Watson
If you're on the fence about which candidates deserve your vote on Dec. 1, the press conference should offer some insight. Even if you've made up your mind, it'll be interesting to see how the experiment unfolds. Considering that the format appears to be a classic type-and-submit chatroom setting, it's unlikely the press conference will devolve into the phallus-infested catastrophe that was the Second Life virtual 'interview.' (NSFW?)
Regardless, be sure to tune in!
"I didn't watch baseball, football or basketball for nearly a decade because it was from…
"What about the ITP fans? Are they fat asses...?" _______________________________________________________ I suppose, but Oy and…
"Some people join unions for philosophical reasons." __________________________________________ All people join unions for philosophical reasons…
" I am asking you for your source to prove union members are leftists." _________________________________________________________…
"GO BRAVES! AND KEEP RIGHT ON GOING!...right outta town...."
Finally - common ground!
"Seventy rounds fired? I'm surprised that Ghetto Gobins can even perform a magazine change." _____________________________________________________________…