VIEWPOINT: YouTube adds twists to politics
CHARLESTON, S.C. - The headline atop the Charleston City Paper, the weekly newspaper here, summed up the mood best: Somebody save us from a YouTube democracy. And that was from this city's alternative paper. Weeks before the CNN-YouTube Democratic presidential debate got under way last week, the prevailing wisdom in the political press corps was that the new format - an experiment, as moderator Anderson Cooper called it - was nothing more than a stunt.Word count: 763
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