Chris Pirillo needs no introduction. Everyone knows him as an ubergeek, the founder and maintainer of Lockergnome, former host of TechTV’s “Call for Help”, and, along with his wife Ponzi, the host of Gnomedex, the technology conference made for geeks. I always think of him as the guy with the most infectious laugh I’ve ever heard.
But recently Pirillo had the AUDACITY to talk about politics on his blog and incurred some criticism. I invited him to come on GW to chat about his views in some depth.
Here are some links for further reading:
Pirillo: When Politics and Technology Collide
Scoble: A Slight Diversion into Politics
Pirillo: Ron Paul Wins My Vote
WIkipedia: The Federal Reserve System
To catch some of David Cross’ material that Chris mentions, watch this link.
And for those of you interested in my 2005 interview with Noam Chomsky, here is the link.
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