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Monday, October 29th, 2007

Liveblogging @ Barack Obama MTV/MySpace forum

Tom & Jacob @ MTV

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA — Sitting in the way way back row of the MTV and MySpace presidential dialogue with Barack Obama. WT? advisory board member Gideon Yago is one of the event’s hosts. No question about election reform yet, but stay tuned here for updates.

It’s hot in the rafters. After the event there will be a rally. If Obama isn’t asked directly about election reform during the event, we’ll try and bring the Why Tuesday? Candidate Challenge to him there. BTW here’s our profile on thinkMTV (more…)

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

WT? advisor hosts MTV/MySpace presidential dialogue

Why Tuesday? advisory board memeber Gideon Yago will host the first MTV/MySpace Presidential Dialogue this Thursday. He’ll be working along side MTV News correspondent SuChin Pak and WashingtonPost.com political reporter Chris Cillizza. The first candidate to sit down with MTV will be Democrat John Edwards. Here’s the info on the event:

The MTV/MySpace Presidential Dialog (sic) with John Edwards will take place Thursday at 12 p.m. ET. The entire dialogue will be webcast live through both MTV.com and MySpaceTV.com, and will then be rebroadcast on mtvU, MTV’s 24-hour college network, later in the day.

For more information, click here. Speaking of MTV, don’t forget to sign up and add us as your friend on MTV’s new pro-social networking site, thinkMTV.

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