"For the first time, the weekly Democratic address has been released as a web video. It will also continue to air on the radio."
President-elect Obama plans to to publish these weekly updates through the Transition and then from the White House.
Minority Report … on y est presque
"The theory is almost too perfect to be true. Barack Obama, the son of politically progressive parents, was born Aug. 4, 1961—almost nine months to the day after John F. Kennedy was elected to the White House. Is it possible Obama was conceived on that historic night?"
And if so, could history repeat itself?
"Bands do it. Filmmakers do it. President-elect Barack Obama made an artform out of it. "It" is crowdfunding, getting micro-donations through the Internet to help fund a venture. The question is whether crowdfunding can work on a larger scale to help fund traditional journalism, which is being hit by the twin storms of readership and ad declines at newspapers and the economic recession."