This looked promisingâ€”a National Geographic Channel Panel that appeared to be a new attempt to engage The Audience. Some dialogue about programming, a little back-and-forth about content. A virtual gathering where people could help envision the future of National Geographic. In effect, the Channel looked like they were trying a bit of crowdsourcing.
Wonderful, we thought.
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Well, it wasn’t so wonderful after all. Here’s my summary via Twitter:
A quota system? Really? Can anyone at NGS explain the logic of this arrangement? Of holding this discussion behind a security wall? Or of the lack of open engagement?
If so, we welcome your explanations in our quota-free comment section, below.