At the turn of the 21st century, the editorial board at the New York Times published an editorial on amnesty for illegal aliens. That the paper would print a piece on that topic comes as no surprise, but the angle the editors took in 2000 would surely be dismissed by todays editorial staff.
Rule One: If you want to sell anything --a candidacy, a message, a byline (and especially books)-- accept as many interviews as possible, giving priority to those settings with the largest audience, but understanding that ultimate audience often depends upon amplification of the first interview by social media.
The new, improved Hillary Clinton gave a speech that was treated as if it was the official opening of the Hillary for President campaign.
In the last two months, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has gone from marginal to mainstream, failed to fascinating in the eyes of prospective voters, and inconsequential to intriguing to the ears and mouths of talking heads looking for another Republican Presidential contender to dissect then disintegrate.
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