The transparency of the anti-establishment Dean campaign made it hard to respond to political attacks from his eight other Democratic opponents and media criticism of the candidate's missteps, he said.Of course, without the "internet bubble" of Dean's campaign, he'd just be a former New England governor with no chance of becoming president. Which is what he is now, even if he won't admit it.
"We couldn't figure out how to tell people we had a problem without raising the wrong impression. Part of the problem is that the press are reading our blogs (Internet journals)," he said.
Tuesday, February 10, 2004
Dean's demise: Joe Trippi thinks the open-access internet was the downfall of Howard Dean's campaign.
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