Re[2]: FC: Confirmed: Google reveals Bush's faux astroturf campaign

bitbitch@magnesium.net bitbitch@magnesium.net
Tue, 21 Jan 2003 13:31:18 -0500


j> And the problem is?

j> It isn't "faux" if people read the letter, agree with it, and send it to
j> their local papers.

j> Fairly standard procedure to communicate with your base.

I believe that the letters were sent all in the same -day- to multiple
newspapers.

So yes, its faux.   This wasn't over a period of time (making your
argument logical) but concurrently.

This is astroturfing. Nothing new, just kinda silly.




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