November 14, 2006

Pajamas Media Podcast with Tony Badran

I have been thinking about getting into podcasting for a while now, and I've finally done it. My first interview subject is Tony Badran. He works for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and writes the must-read Lebanese blog Across the Bay. Tony and I discuss — what else? — Lebanese and Syrian politics. We taped the interview just before the latest Beirut meltdown began, so it couldn't be a more timely subject.

The interview is available at Pajamas Media. I'm new at this, so please let me know what you think.

UPDATE: Don't miss Tony's fisking of a recent New York Times article by Michael Slackman. “Lebanon is probably the most misrepresented and misunderstood of all the Arab states, but some people aren't even trying.”

Posted by Michael J. Totten at November 14, 2006 1:51 PM
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