Senator Edwards' appearance at Gnomedex yesterday sparked a great article in the Seattle Post Intelligencer…

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/276108_gnomedex01.html

"John Edwards, the former U.S. vice presidential candidate, sought common ground with bloggers and other hard-core techies in Seattle on Friday -- conceding, among other things, that he's sometimes too polished for the unvarnished Internet age.

My own view is the next president of the United States, or certainly the one after, is likely to be the single candidate who doesn't sound like a politician," he said. "I want to tell you on a personal level, I'm trying every way I know how not to do it."