Here's an interview with Gore
that seems blandly catering to Slashdot readers.
Billionaires for Bush or Gore
makes a good point.
is tracking campaign donations. Last up is a really good article about
Dick Cheney, The Only Hope
which trashes lots of candidates. Also I've attached a note about politics story submissions on politics between now and the election.
- Don't bother submitting candidates official websites. They
essentially are just press releases spouting bland dogma. We
want some real content (although you should read Al Gore's
"Open Source Website" bit and laugh your ass if you missed it
when we posted it on slashdot nearly a year ago).
- We're trying to be impartial, but Nader's supporters don't seem
to submit much more then links to the official website, and Bush
supporters are nearly silent. We want a diverse story
selection here, but a lot of folks would rather bitch in the
comments that we're oppressing them then take 3 seconds to
submit a story.
- There's lots of good stuff going on in these stories, but I'm
sure gonna be happier when the election is over and the flames
can stop. I suck, I know. Slashdot is trying to keep you down.
I know. Of course I'm trying to force my political viewpoints
on everyone (as I've said before I hate all the candidates, but
I hate GWB most of all, so I'll vote for Gore 'cuz its gonna be
to close of an election to risk wasting my vote making a
"Statement" on a 3rd party candidate). Fortunately this is
is America, and I'm entitled to believe this. And you may
believe whatever you want as well! And none of us are evil or
just have different political beliefs. And since this is
Slashdot, we can talk about these differences
in a mature manner: debate the issues. Try to make rational
convincing arguments to back up what we believe, and perhaps
try to convince others. Or we could bicker and fight and
complain and flame about the various shadow organizations
trying to keep whatever viewpoint you have down. Its really
- And stop emailing me stories! Use the submissions form!