6-7-11: #2012

June 7, 2011 at 9:20 am Leave a comment

 Yesterday, Anthony Weiner’s reality got seriously augmented. The Democratic Congressman from New York admitted that the now world-famous photo of a pair of grey underwear sent from his Twitter page was, in fact, eponymous. Rep. Weiner hasn’t resigned, but we imagine he’s not going to run for president.

Today, we hear from our social media analysts Nathan Jurgenson and P.J. Rey about the role social media will play–indeed, is already playing–in the 2012 presidential campaign.

Nathan and P.J. are Ph.D. candidates in sociology at the University of Maryland, and they blog at Cyborgology. Check out their latest posts about the 2012 campaign.

About these ads

Entry filed under: On Air, Politics, Technology. Tags: , , , , , .

6-7-2011: The Comstock Center 6-7-11: From Baltimore to Joplin with Love

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed

Podcast! Miss an episode of Maryland Morning? Podcast it here.

Keep up to date with our RSS feed.

What’s on Our Twitter

  • ICYMI: We spoke w the director of the doc film “Brasslands”, in which nationalism and Balkan brass music collide: ow.ly/M4yYJ 2 days ago
  • ICYMI: We talked with Gov. Hogan about his 1st 100 days in office. State budget, body cams, Purple Line +more: Listen ow.ly/M4yIz 2 days ago
  • A doc on how nationalism & Balkan Brass come together when a band of US brass musicians, gypsies, & Serbians play ow.ly/M3QDc 2 days ago
  • Our priority is building and fixing and maintaining roads and bridges - Gov Hogan 2 days ago
  • [The Purple Line] is a question of whether the state can afford it. The projected costs would have to be greatly reduced he says 2 days ago


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 71 other followers

%d bloggers like this: