Friday, September 02, 2005

Katrina Bloggers Blow Past Media Dinosaurs

Enemy Press CNN proudly reports that their other old dinosaur, Larry King, will have a three hour special on Saturday to highlight donating to hurricane victims.
Gosh, they're way behind the media cycle!
The internet has already spent a day collecting for the people affected by the storm.
CNN touts Larry's Very Special Episode as "a forum and information clearinghouse for viewers to understand and join nationwide and global relief efforts for Hurricane Katrina." Well, we the blogging world have already done so. "The program will provide viewers with phone numbers, Web sites and other contacts for organizations assisting in the relief effort."
Amazing ain't it? These guys are a day late and more than a dollar short. Well, I suppose some people think that this will be leading the way for Americans to help their fellow citizens, but we know better.
So far my suggested agencies have been given over $1000 through the internet effort. Here's the link again: