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Ask the State Dept. a question on YouTube

The U.S. Department of State has a channel on YouTube ( and State Department spokesman Sean McCormack has announced a new service they are calling “Briefing 2.0” in which you can post a video to YouTube asking the State Department a question. McCormack says:

The idea is that you would be able to ask questions of me directly by posting video on YouTube…. This should be a lot of fun. I know it’s going to be fun for me. I get to hear from the press corps every single day and give them answers. This is an opportunity for me to hear directly from you and for you to hear directly from me with answers to your questions, whatever happens to be on your mind. So give it a try.

The Washington Post covers the story and the first few questions here: What’s the Opposite of ‘Mainstream’?, By Al Kamen, Washington Post, October 31, 2008; A17.

Thanks and a tip of the hat to Kevin Taglang!

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