I’ve only been thinkfluencing here at the ranch for a few months, so I might not make the grade.
Meanwhile, the United States government, traditionally one of the bastions of press freedom, is about to compile a list of professional journalists and “top media influencers,” which would seem to include bloggers and podcasters, and monitor what they’re putting out to the public.
Great! Nothing nefarious to see here. Move along, folks.
If you would like to see more robust congressional oversight of these agencies, I think you know how to get it. It’s with the fund that’s split between all eventual Democratic nominees in House districts currently held by Republicans.
Update: Echo is feeling better.