Such is the power of the blog, a new breed of Web site that has made waves in this election season. Outing may be nothing new, but the speed with which accusations like Rogers’s can race around the Web is revolutionary. It didn’t matter that Schrock’s staffers insisted he wasn’t gay. Less than two weeks after Rogers first made his allegations, he’d effectively ended the congressman’s career. “Blogs can change the world,” Rogers says.
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And on another note…Last night I was at Vote for Change, the amazing concert for Americans Coming Together. Change is in the air…it was amazing to see Bruce Springsteen, Bonnie Raitt, Dave Matthews, John Mellencamp, REM, James Taylor, The Dixie Chicks, Jurassic 5, Babyface Edmonds and more at an INCREDIBLE concert! If you weren’t lucky enough to be there, I hope you caught it on Sundance or the net.