Larry King Live Introduces Text Polling

By Brian 

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CNN introduced text message polling on Larry King Live this week.

“Text your vote to cnntv. That’s cnntv from your cell phone. Text kinga for yes and kingb for no and we will reveal the results on tomorrow night’s show,” King said on Tuesday. Here are this week’s questions:

> Monday: “Is the nation ready for its first female president?”

> Tuesday: “Do you think Larry Birkhead is Dannielynn’s father?”

> Wednesday:“Should reporters be embedded with military troops in Iraq?”

> Thursday: “Should Anna Nicole’s funeral be open to the public?”

FNC’s Hannity & Colmes experimented with text polling in January

> Update: 7:17pm: “First FOX News, now CNN, I wonder when MSNBC will introduce text voting,” an e-mailer says…

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