He won’t get my vote, but the Dean campaign certainly has my respect. How many political events put out a call to attendees to bring their laptops and then set up an 802.11b network connected to a T1! I’ve always been fascniated by the use of technology for political purposes. In fact, I participated in the first online town meeting with Senator Leahy in 1995 [Link to Transcript] and found it to be a very interesting event. The Dean Internet machine will be marked as a significant turning point for grassroots campaigning and the use of the Internet.