[linux-elitists] The hairball speaks

Don Marti dmarti@zgp.org
Fri Sep 12 10:12:15 PDT 2003

begin Rick Moen quotation of Fri, Sep 12, 2003 at 01:06:27AM -0700:

> I believe the optimal strategy, generally (if you want to control your 
> message at such an event), is to have one designated spokesman who will 
> be willing to stick to saying almost nothing but a very few
> pre-prepared, easily digestible statements that you want quoted and
> shown on-screen.  I figure the art of doing that can probably be
> cultivated with practice -- and that it would be no fun at all.

You're describing basically what we did at the Free Dmitry marches.
Most or all of the sound bites were direct quotes or paraphrases
of content that was on the flyer.

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