4/20/12, "BlogCon 2012," Atlas Shrugs, Pamela Geller
"Chillin' in Charlotte. The blogosphere has descended on Charlotte, North Carolina, for BlogCon 2012, the largest gathering of conservative bloggers this year. I will be speaking on this killer panel today:
David vs. Goliath: Slaying the Legacy Media
Other speakers at BlogCon include Stephen Moore, Senior Economics Writer at the Wall Street Journal, Stephen Kruiser, Professional comedian/writer, host of Kruiser Control on PJTV, Lachlan Markay, Investigative Reporter at The Heritage Foundation, Kurt Schlichter, Big Hollywood writer and trial lawyer in Los Angeles, John Nolte, Editor, Big Hollywood, Jim Geraghty, National Review Online, Dana Loesch, Editor of BigJournalism.com, talk radio host, CNN contributor, Steven Crowder, FoxNews contributor, comedian, actor, writer, Deneen Borelli, Fellow with Project 21 and FreedomWorks, columnist with The Daily Caller, and author of Blacklash, Tabitha Hale of the Franklin Center, et al." via Atlas Shrugs
Ed. note: Great news that 'legacy media' is central focus. Andrew Breitbart always said media was the number one problem. Not politics, media. On 4/19/11 Rush Limbaugh played a segment of Breitbart as he explained the media problem:
4/19/11, "Two Book Recommendations: Andrew Breitbart and Tom Watson," Rush Limbaugh transcript
"Andrew Breitbart was on with Hannity last night, got a new book out, Righteous Indignation, and Hannity said, "Look at it, NBC, CBS, ABC, they're contemplating whether they want to keep their nightly newscasts now."....
Breitbart audio from Hannity:
"BREITBART: Well, here's what happened. Twenty years Rush Limbaugh comes in the game. He acts as a checks and balance. Drudge comes in 15 years ago, and then the blogosphere explodes and all we did was ask of the mainstream media was to correct their bias problem. When they wouldn't correct themselves, citizens in the form of the Tea Party, people with video cameras going everywhere said, "If you're not gonna correct yourself, we're gonna create a media in the wake of your incompetency, and that's what's happening. It's the most exciting time in media and unfortunately the
- mainstream media is so upset about it,
- it covers it as if we're the villains out there."
above via Legal Insurrection