Barack Obama is listening on your network

Social/Professional networks have been playing an ever increasingly important role in democracy, especially in the upcoming US Presidential elections. It’s a separate question as to whether Obama will really listen, but the fact that candidates (not only Obama) are using these networks to gather feedback as well as promote a “2.0” image is interesting. The subtlety of the word “next president” is well-crafted.

So when do we see a Pratibha Patil profile on Orkut ?

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