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Word of Mouth

Gaming Town Meeting

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(Photo by Mister Bisson via Flickr Creative Commons)
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Produced by Jonathan Lynch

Outsiders associate New Hampshire with the first-in-the nation primary and Live Free or Die motto. Residents know that the real politicking gets done in town hall meetings. Like so many aspects of contemporary life, the proud tradition of engaging in civic discourse with your neighbors has gone handheld. Brandon Reynolds is a freelance writer who wrote about new games and applications that are seeding a digital revolution in local civics for The Atlantic Cities.