Finding Daily Kos Founder Markos Moulitsas’ Funny Bone

Political bloggers have funny bones too. Comedian Julianna Forlano took the mic and interviewed Daily Kos founder Markos Moulitsas at The UpTake’s booth at Netroots Nation yesterday. Moulitsas has inspired and empowered thousands of progressive bloggers through the Daily Kos, and the website that birthed this conference is no longer his burden to carry alone.

First Day Highlights at Netroots 2010

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TheUptake.org interviewed 13 people on Thursday July 22 at NetRoots 2010. The complete interviews are at http://blip.tv/search?q=nn10&view=list&page=1
Highlights include Amy Goodman, Democracy Now, Ed Schultz, MSNBC Show Host, Krista Sinema, Arizona State Representative, Marcus Moulitsas, Daily Kos Founder and Sam Seder. Writer Producer Director Actor

Markos: Harry Reid “Whining” About 60 Votes Since Day 1

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Daily Kos founder Markos Moulitsas talks with The UpTake’s Jacob Wheeler about the state of the progressive movement. Netroots Nation got its start as the YearlyKos Convention, so it was appropriate for DailyKos founder Markos Moulitsas to stop by The UpTake booth during Netroots Nation 2010, which is held this year in Las Vegas. He pulled no punches about the Democrats’ performance and what was needed to win. On jobs and the economy.  The Democrats haven’t done enough, Moulitsas said. “That’s gonna come back and bite ‘em in the ass in November.”

On what progressive activists can do to force the administration to make the right kinds of change:  “Oh, Jesus Christ, what do we do to get them to listen?