The Washington Post has teamed up with the folks at Intersect.com to collect reports from the Jon Stewart and Steven Colbert rallies on the National Mall. Watch the story unfold below.
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Posted by Fabrice Florin - via Jeffrey Hulten (t), Thanh Tran (t), miker1717 (t), JR Russ (t), David Wardell (t), Fabrice Florin (t), Salvador Sala (t), Patrick McDermott (t), Randy Benson (t), Josh_Young (t)
Interesting citizen journalism experiment by the Washington Post, which invited people to share their stories and photos from Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity (and/or Fear). They used a new tool from a company called Intersect, which enables people to post stories about the intersection of a given time and place. This is not in-depth journalism, but offers many personal insights on this interesting event.
Two of my mini-stories were picked up in this feed - you can view them here: http://bit.ly/aZ7S9d -- My rating will not be counted, due to this conflict of interest. I found the Intersect tool to be easy to use and pretty interesting.