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Morning Media Newsfeed: ABC News, CPI Spar | FNC to Debut Daytime Ensemble | Discovery Drops U.K. Bid - Posted April 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: ABC News, CPI Spar | FNC to Debut Daytime Ensemble | Discovery Drops U.K. Bid - Posted April 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

THR 'Most Powerful' List Reflects New Media's Influence - Posted April 16, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter just released its annual "most powerful people in New York media" list, and the most surprising thing about it is how unsurprising the new listings are. Former Ma... [PRNewser]

STUDY: Users Who Arrive At News Sites Via Facebook Spend Less Time, View Fewer Pages, Return Less Often - Posted March 13, 2014
Facebook's efforts to cozy up to media or... [AllFacebook]

BuzzFeed Australia Launches - Posted January 30, 2014
When BuzzFeed first formalized its plans to expand past the UK and into the glorious Down Under, EIC Ben Smith suggested that "Australia --... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Australia Launches - Posted January 30, 2014
When BuzzFeed first formalized its plans to expand past the UK and into the glorious Down Under, EIC Ben Smith suggested that "Australia --... [FishbowlNY]

Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein as executive edit... [AllTwitter]

Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein, FishbowlNY h... [Fishbowl NY]

Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein, FishbowlNY h... [FishbowlNY]

Let Us 'Join Together' for W+K's Celebration of Sony Artistry, Engineering - Posted January 13, 2014
If you were watching the Golden Globes last night, you may have caught the debut of W+K Portland's "Join Together" spot for Sony, which will run for the next six weeks. The new work (perfectly set to The Who's "Join Together") celebrates Sony's longtime practice of joining a "steadfast passion for artistry... [AgencySpy]

Journalists Show Sign of Support for Imprisoned Al Jazeera Reporters - Posted January 13, 2014
Imprisoned for over two weeks in Egypt, Al Jazeera reporters held captive received support from 52 reporters and editors who signed a ... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview 1.3 - 1.5 - Posted January 3, 2014
Who's on the weekend shows this week? Glad you asked: --CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV), Rep. Peter King (R-NY), Rep. Matt Salmon (R-AZ), Peggy Noonan of WSJ, WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Wired Puts Jonah Peretti on the Cover - Posted January 2, 2014
Is there, at this point, anything left to learn about BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti and the inner workings of his Wonka-esque viral factory? Let's ... [Fishbowl NY]

Wired Puts Jonah Peretti on the Cover - Posted January 2, 2014
Is there, at this point, anything left to learn about BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti and the inner workings of his Wonka-esque viral factory? Let's ... [FishbowlNY]

Wired Puts Jonah Peretti on the Cover - Posted January 2, 2014
Is there, at this point, anything left to learn about BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti and the inner workings of his Wonka-esque viral factory? Let's ... [GalleyCat]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [AllTwitter]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [Fishbowl NY]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed Brews: A Social Experiment - Posted October 29, 2013
Probably the most socially interesting part of "BuzzFeed Brews" Monday night was the pre-gathering in the upstairs bar of Jack Rose saloon, where guests were ushered before the doors downstairs opened. In a word: awwkward. People don't really talk to one another anymore. They tweet, text, check their email and do anyt... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 29, 2013
"I wonder if he lurks on Twitter, if he has a secret Twitter account. ... Does he have the BuzzFeed app?" -- BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith, referencing President Obama at "BuzzFeed Brews" last night at Jack Rose Saloon in ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Brews Books Fast - Posted October 28, 2013
If you're dying to go to "BuzzFeed Brews" tonight, where Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith will interview ex-Obama aides Tommy Vietor and Jon Favreau, you may be SOL. The Favreau and Vietor "Brews" are at capacity already -... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Brews to Feature Ex-Obama Aides - Posted October 16, 2013
The upcoming BuzzFeed Brews will feature the dynamic duo of Tommy Vietor and Jon Favreau. Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith will come to Washington's Jack Rose Dining Saloon to interview them o... [FishbowlDC]

BAD BLOOD: BuzzFeed's Ben Smith and Daily Caller's Tucker Carlson Continue Their Feud - Posted October 16, 2013
BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith thinks The Daily Caller is "path... [FishbowlDC]

Glenn Greenwald Leaving Guardian for 'Once-in-a-Career Dream Journalistic Opportunity' - Posted October 15, 2013
Some very big journalism news is being broken this afternoon by BuzzFeed's Ben Smith. Although major details are ... [GalleyCat]

Glenn Greenwald Leaving Guardian for 'Once-in-a-Career Dream Journalistic Opportunity' - Posted October 15, 2013
Some very big journalism news is being broken this afternoon by BuzzFeed's Ben Smith. Although major details are ... [Fishbowl NY]

Glenn Greenwald Leaving Guardian for 'Once-in-a-Career Dream Journalistic Opportunity' - Posted October 15, 2013
Some very big journalism news is being broken this afternoon by BuzzFeed's Ben Smith. Although major details are ... [FishbowlNY]

Let's All Try To Not Be 'Buzzfeedy' - Posted October 11, 2013
Mark Duffy, better known as Copyranter, tweeted today that we was fired from Buzzfeed for not bein... [10,000 Words]

Love Him, Despise Him, There's an Earnest Quality to Ben Shapiro's Walk Toward the Fire - Posted October 8, 2013
Breitbart News Editor-at-Large Ben Shapiro isn't necessarily an angry person, but he plays one on TV, on Twitter and on a new site he's spearheading called TruthRevolt, a new media outlet he hopes... [FishbowlDC]

Love Him, Despise Him, There's an Earnest Quality to Ben Shapiro's Walk Toward the Fire - Posted October 8, 2013
Breitbart News Editor-at-Large Ben Shapiro isn't necessarily an angry person, but he plays one on TV, on Twitter and on a new site he's spearheading called TruthRevolt, a new media outlet he hopes... [PRNewser]

BuzzFeed Selects Gregory Johnsen as Inaugural Michael Hastings Fellow - Posted October 8, 2013
BuzzFeed has selected Gregory Johnsen as the inaugural Michael Hastings National Security Reporting Fellow. During the year-long fellowship, Johnsen will focus on "US national security and its impact both domestically and around the world," acc... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Selects Gregory Johnsen as Inaugural Michael Hastings Fellow - Posted October 8, 2013
BuzzFeed has selected Gregory Johnsen as the inaugural Michael Hastings National Security Reporting Fellow. During the year-long fellowship, Johnsen will focus on "US national security and its impact both domestically and around the world," acc... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed Picks Michael Hastings Fellow - Posted October 8, 2013
BuzzFeed has chosen Gregory Johnsen to be the inaugural 2013 - 2014 M... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed's Ben Smith Calls Out Cameron Winklevoss for Deleting Tweet - Posted September 20, 2013
(Twitter) Ben Smith, editor-in-chief of BuzzFeed.com, posted this tweet recently: Not sure why @winklevoss deleted tweet linking @mariahjsummers piece on his bitcoin musings http://t.co/7jvVNAgxAl https://t.co/HkgYhqE7af— Ben Smith (@BuzzFeedBen) ... [Bitcoins Insider]

BuzzFeed Names Australia Editor - Posted September 13, 2013
Get ready Australia, BuzzFeed is coming for you. The first step was just announced, as BuzzFeed named Simon Crerar its Australia editor. Crerar will be responsible for expanding BuzzFeed's reach down under. Crerar most recently served as ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Names Australia Editor - Posted September 13, 2013
Get ready Australia, BuzzFeed is coming for you. The first step was just announced, as BuzzFeed named Simon Crerar its Australia editor. Crerar will be responsible for expanding BuzzFeed's reach down under. Crerar most recently served as ... [FishbowlNY]

Ad Age Takes a Gander at the Website That 'Ate the News' - Posted September 5, 2013
You've got to love a list that starts off with gloves-off comments from executives at a pair of very recognizable media brands. Crowning Michael Sebastian's ... [Fishbowl NY]

Ad Age Takes a Gander at the Website That 'Ate the News' - Posted September 5, 2013
You've got to love a list that starts off with gloves-off comments from executives at a pair of very recognizable media brands. Crowning Michael Sebastian's ... [FishbowlNY]

NFL Season: Another Reason for Old Spice to Do Old Spice Things - Posted September 4, 2013
There's a very fine line between stupid funny and annoying, a line that Old Spice is willing to tightrope for miles and miles. Their "Unnecessary Freshness" campaign, created by W+K Portland, will hit screens starting Thursday night for the season opener. As you might expect, there will be plenty of shenanigans... [AgencySpy]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 19, 2013
Sarcasm is... "The only thing more interesting than press coverage of presidential vacations is press coverage of press cover... [FishbowlDC]

Afternoon Reading List 08.13.13. - Posted August 13, 2013
Paying for an unpaid internship -- Unpaid internships have become a dreaded necessity, and Capitol Hill is no different. As HuffPost's Arin Greenwood ... [FishbowlDC]

Bad Blood Between Politico and BuzzFeed? - Posted August 13, 2013
Is the galaxy really big enough for everyone? As BuzzFeed's Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith monopolized the set of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" today - Politico's favorite home away from home - BuzzFeed's publicist Ashley McCollum was firing off an inflamed tweet about Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 13, 2013
"You can take the sexual piece out. That is a funny story for a child." -- BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" discussing his interview with New York mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 12, 2013
"He's a pioneer." - BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith on New York mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner, who he's interviewing for "BuzzFeed Brews" tonight in New York City for 45 minutes. Asked what... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 2, 2013
"This ad on the Metro certainly caught my attention." -- USA Today travel wr... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted July 25, 2013
THIS TOWN: "This is the point of the party where I become everything I mock." -- NYT's ... [FishbowlDC]

Andrew Sullivan Takes Up For Nate Silver - Posted June 19, 2013
In an ... [FishbowlDC]

In Memoriam: Michael Hastings - Posted June 19, 2013
Michael Hastings, a writer for Buzzfeed and Rollling Stone best known for the career-e... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 19, 2013
Quotes of the Day A TRIBUTE TO MICHAEL HASTINGS: "Michael Hastings was really only interested in writing stories someone didn't want him to write -- often his subjects; occasionally his editor. While ther... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 13, 2013
Quotes of the Day "Her internship application was impressive!" -- NPR Morning Edition. On Journalism. "In this city, talking on the record is so rare, that when someone does it on something important, we make him the story, not what he says.... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Ramps Up International Coverage - Posted June 10, 2013
We knew it was coming, but the day has come. BuzzFeed is ramping up its coverage -- internationally. To that end, they've hired Miriam Elder as its Foreign Editor. Elder, who is currently Moscow Bureau Chief for The Guardian,... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Names Miriam Elder Foreign and National Security Editor - Posted June 10, 2013
BuzzFeed has named Miriam Elder as its first foreign and national security editor. Elder comes to BuzzFeed from The Guardian, where she served as Moscow correspondent. Elder had been in Moscow since 2006. "Miriam is a great j... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Names Miriam Elder Foreign and National Security Editor - Posted June 10, 2013
BuzzFeed has named Miriam Elder as its first foreign and national security editor. Elder comes to BuzzFeed from The Guardian, where she served as Moscow correspondent. Elder had been in Moscow since 2006. "Miriam is a great j... [FishbowlNY]

Politico's 'Lifetime' Ban From FNC; Was It Ben Smith's Fault? - Posted May 30, 2013
It's well known that the staff at Politico is between the sheets with MSNBC and on the outs with FNC. An ... [FishbowlDC]

Ben Smith Razzes Mom's Twitter Talk - Posted May 28, 2013
What happens when BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith's mom attemp... [FishbowlDC]

Heritage Drops Out of BuzzFeed Event - Posted May 13, 2013
What, they don't like beer? BuzzFeed Brews' more serious event on Immigration is hitting a minor snag as Heritage drops out. Their loss. Daily Caller's Mickey Kaus is stepping in. Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

The Latest, More Serious, Round of Buzzfeed Brews - Posted May 10, 2013
On Monday night, Buzzfeed's Bureau Chief John Stanton sat down with Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH). At the event, there were rumors flying that a bigger, more involved event was in the works. More involv... [FishbowlDC]

Steamy Novel Mentions D.C. Journos - Posted May 6, 2013
CNN Starting point calls it "The Fifty Shades of Grey of political novels," which is definitely a stretch as it lacks any graphic sex scenes whatsoever unless you count sizing up the candidate's package as graphic. Still, Domestic Affairs, by Bridget Siegel, a political consultant who has worked on l... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Adding Foreign News Coverage - Posted May 6, 2013
BuzzFeed is branching out. Again. The New York Times reports that the site is taking steps to add foreign coverage by adding a Washington-based foreign editor and s... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Adding Foreign News Coverage - Posted May 6, 2013
BuzzFeed is branching out. Again. The New York Times reports that the site is taking steps to add foreign coverage by adding a Washington-based foreign editor and s... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed Party Heats Up - Posted April 30, 2013
For its White House Correspondents' Dinner party, BuzzFeed brought its entire politics team to D.C., but one of its members was noticeably absent from the party. Andrew Kaczynski, the prolific tweeter and Internet video resurfacer, skipped ... [FishbowlDC]

House of Cards Cast Parties at Buzzfeed BBQ - Posted April 28, 2013
Once the actual White House Correspondents Dinner was over, a swarm of people descended upon the Jack Rose Dining Saloon for the Buzzfeed BBQ after-party. No crowd drew more attention than the cast of Netflix's House of Cards, who made their way down Florida Ave. (... [FishbowlDC]

Lisa Tozzi Departs New York Times for BuzzFeed - Posted April 25, 2013
Lisa Tozzi is joining BuzzFeed as its news director. Tozzi comes to BuzzFeed from The New York Times, where she had been for the past 13 years. Tozzi was most recently a deputy editor... [Fishbowl NY]

Lisa Tozzi Departs New York Times for BuzzFeed - Posted April 25, 2013
Lisa Tozzi is joining BuzzFeed as its news director. Tozzi comes to BuzzFeed from The New York Times, where she had been for the past 13 years. Tozzi was most recently a deputy editor... [FishbowlNY]

Fish Food - Posted April 18, 2013
(A sprinkling of things we think you ought to know...) Slate's Twitter guru offers rules for tweeting during catastrophe-- Jeremy Stahl, the guy who runs Slate's officia... [FishbowlDC]

In Wake of Tragedy, Journalists Bicker - Posted April 16, 2013
No judgment here. But last night Twitter was a curious place to be as we watched clusters of journalists needle one another and, in some cases, go for the throat without real just cause. Sharpened nerves. An inability to piece together what happened. Heightened tensions in the wake of the Boston Marathon... [PRNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 11, 2013
Quotes of the Day GREAT EXPECTATIONS: "It's just too easy for the NY Post headline writers." -- ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed is Launching a Business Section - Posted March 15, 2013
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that BuzzFeed is adding a business section to its wide array of offerings. ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed is Launching a Business Section - Posted March 15, 2013
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that BuzzFeed is adding a business section to its wide array of offerings. ... [FishbowlNY]

Is Politico Ripping Off Buzzfeed? - Posted March 6, 2013
On Tuesday night, Buzzfeed held its second installment of "Buzzfeed Brews" in Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief John Stanton sat down with Sen. Kirsten Gil... [FishbowlDC]

Zeke Miller Heads to the Cayman Islands - Posted March 6, 2013
Zeke Miller, formerly of BuzzFeed, has landed -- at TIME Magazine, as first reported by the indefatigable ... [FishbowlDC]

Did the White House Threaten Bob Woodward or is He Full of It? - Posted February 28, 2013
It's Fish Poll time. When WaPo's Bob Woodward, a guy who has figured out how to bring out the toddler in Democrats and Republicans, claimed on Wednesday that he was threatened by th... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Manufactures Woodward's War - Posted February 28, 2013
Someone should get Bob Woodward some Preparation H because he's acting all butthurt over a minor spat with the White House. On Wednesday, Politico's Jim V... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 28, 2013
Quotes of the Day "Dude I don't even know how to make a gif #buzzfeedconfession" -- BuzzFeed's newest Washingtonian Rosie Gray. THREATENED: Reporters react to Woodward's claims "I never took nasty e... [FishbowlDC]

Under Pressure From Angry Photog, BuzzFeed's Ben Smith Changes Twitter Avatar - Posted February 26, 2013
BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith is a thief, a "jerk" and a "shill for right-wing smear merchants." That's according to the photographer whose picture Smith has used as his Twitter avatar for more than a year. Yesterday ... [FishbowlDC]

Commonwealth Drives Out New Chevy Campaign During Grammys - Posted February 11, 2013
John Cusack wants to know: "Why just go from A to B when imagination can take you everywhere?" It's a valid question, especially coming from the guy who played Lloyd Dobler. Would the boombox move from Say Anything exist with conventional thinking? The tagline is the a... [AgencySpy]

BuzzFeed Brews: 'It's Like a First Date' - Posted February 6, 2013
Asked to describe the idea behind "BuzzFeed Brews," John Stanton says, "It's like a first date. Get them a little drunk and relaxed so they can talk about things people don't normally hear them talk about." Stanton is the Washington... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 5, 2013
Quotes of the Day "Dog park at dusk." -- Syndicated lefty columnist and Bullfight Strategies' Karl Frisch. With accompanying photograph. ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Brews: Drink Beer, Listen Up - Posted February 1, 2013
On Tuesday night at a Capitol Hill bar, BuzzFeed will make its first foray into the world of the newsmaker speakers series. Their first victim: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.). BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Sm... [PRNewser]

A Lot of Media People Partied Last Night - Posted January 29, 2013
The whirlwind surrounding the New Republic continued last night as Chris ... [Fishbowl NY]

A Lot of Media People Partied Last Night - Posted January 29, 2013
The whirlwind surrounding the New Republic continued last night as Chris ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 23, 2013
Quotes of the Day BIRTHDAY WISHES: "Happy Birthday to the love of my life." -- Chef Geoff Tracy, a.k.a. Mr. Norah O'Donnell, husband of the CBS morning show anchor. Tracy included the above photograph, that we can assume is youthful Norah. TV r... [FishbowlDC]

Friday Odds and Ends - Posted January 4, 2013
-Crispin Porter + Bogusky hired R/GA alums Ben Smith and Becca Schepps as ACD and senior copywriter, respectively. Both new hires will based in the agency's Boulder HQ. -A couple of football-playi... [MediaJobsDaily]

For a Fun Time at D.C. BuzzFeed, Call Benny - Posted December 18, 2012
BuzzFeed has hired yet another employee for its Washington bureau. It's Benny Johnson who will purportedly be an "exciting addition" and who will "bring a lot fun" to the D.C. Bureau. He... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Names Political Editor - Posted December 12, 2012
McKay Coppins has been promoted from political reporter to political editor of BuzzFeed. During the past presidential election, Coppins guided the site's coverage of Mitt Romney. ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Names Political Editor - Posted December 12, 2012
McKay Coppins has been promoted from political reporter to political editor of BuzzFeed. During the past presidential election, Coppins guided the site's coverage of Mitt Romney. ... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed LA Launch Party at Mondrian's Skybar - Posted November 30, 2012
FishbowlLA braved the harsh L.A. drizzle on Thursday night to hit Skybar, where BuzzFeed staffers and friends were celebrating the launch of the website's new Los Angeles bureau. Top BuzzFeed brass was in attendance: CEO and founder Jonah Peretti, president Jon Steinberg, editor-in-chief ... [GalleyCat]

Daily Caller's Feud With Ben Smith Persists - Posted November 28, 2012
There is still plenty of bad blood between The Daily Caller and websites that employ Ben Smith. We've devoted plenty of time to the fights between The Daily Caller and Politico, but it seems that they are turning thei... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted November 8, 2012
Quotes of the Day Spoken like a true gentleman with bad hair "Pervert alert. Rep. Weiner is back on twitter. All girls under the age of 18, block him immediately." -- former possible thought about it for 20 minutes GOP Presidential hopeful ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted November 7, 2012
Quotes of the Day - Election Banter "Holy. Cow. The magic wall... Is ON THE FLOOR" -- The Atlantic Associate Editor Brian Fung. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Political History of 'Shuck and Jive' - Posted October 24, 2012
Author and former Alaskan governor Sarah Palin earned angry responses this week for using the Facebook headline: "Obama's Shuck and Jive Ends With Benghazi Lies." The phrase "shu... [GalleyCat]

Punchable Journos and Sexy Women - Posted October 22, 2012
The Daily Caller has been running some interesting slideshows as of late. On Sunday night, they prepared everyone for the looming work week by showing sexy women and Donald Trump licking ice cream cones. We don't know how Trump got lumped in with sexy women, but so be it. The slideshow... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 15, 2012
Quotes of the Day FALSE EYELASH ALERT: TWT's Senior Op-ed columnist Emily Miller tests out fake eyelashes for the first time. She appears pleased w... [FishbowlDC]

Journalists Note Facebook's Role In 2012 Election - Posted October 4, 2012
Some of the premier journalists of the 2012 election cycle joined ... [AllFacebook]

Friday Night Fights: em>HuffPost vs Buzzfeed - Posted October 1, 2012
On Friday afternoon, Fox News infamously aired a car chase that ended very badly. A man who had stolen a vehicle outran police until finally pulling into a field, pulling out a gun and shooting himself in the temple. We know this because FNC fell asleep at the switch and... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 14, 2012
Quotes of the Day CRAPPY CAR SIGHTING: "Sen. Richard Burr's (R-N.C.) car is a sight to behold (it's called 'The Thing')" -- WaPo's Aaron Blake. The senator explained, "It'll take more than a fir... [FishbowlDC]

Blogs Point Fingers at Media on Romney's Libya Views - Posted September 13, 2012
Both President Obama and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney have had their say on the Libya incident, in which a U.S. ambassador was killed Tuesday. Now several bloggers have loaded their guns and are pointing them at the news media. Romney was widely criticized for his c... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Turns Into Political Animals - Posted September 5, 2012
One of the most anticipated parties of the convention week was the Buzzfeed party that took place on Tuesday evening at Discovery Place in Charlotte. The party, called "Political Animals" promised to the wildest party in Charlotte. I knew it was a different kind of party when one of the first guest... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 5, 2012
Quotes of the Day "When did fact checking and journalism go their separate ways?" -- Comedy Central Daily Show Host Jon Stewart to NBC Newsman Tom Brokaw, who appeared on the show ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 31, 2012
Quotes of the Day "That was a weirdest thing I have ever seen at a convention in my entire life and it will be the weirdest thing I've ever seen if I live to be 100. That was bizarre." -- MSNBC's Rachel Maddow's i... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 30, 2012
QUOTES of the DAY "You can't hear me. Isn't that convenient?" -- MSNBC's Chris Matthews Wednesday night during an interview in which he snapped at Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on immigration policy. Brewe... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Has a Fan in Romney Campaign - Posted August 29, 2012
Looks like BuzzFeed has some new Republican fans. Mitt Romney's traveling flack Rick Gorka tells BuzzFeed newbie Rebecca Berg that the campaign is headed back from Indianapolis early so they can... [FishbowlDC]

11 Scenes From the Bowels of the Buzzfeed Party - Posted August 9, 2012
  By Betsy Rothstein and Eddie Scarry Buzzfeed's Washington Bureau officially popped its cork last night with a packed party at the U Street haunt Brixton, where a DJ spun vinyl records thanks to Bureau Chief John Stanton... [PRNewser]

11 Scenes From the Bowels of the Buzzfeed Party - Posted August 9, 2012
  By Betsy Rothstein and Eddie Scarry Buzzfeed's Washington Bureau officially popped its cork last night with a packed party at the U Street haunt Brixton, where a DJ spun vinyl records thanks to Bureau Chief John Stanton... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted July 30, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Good morning. A cup of coffee with my son Daniel outside- before getting ready for work. ... [PRNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted July 30, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Good morning. A cup of coffee with my son Daniel outside- before getting ready for work. ... [FishbowlDC]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Results | Twitter Outage | Olympics YouTube Leak - Posted July 27, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Buzzfeed to Party in D.C. - Posted July 23, 2012
With the opening of its Washington bureau, Buzzfeed is bringing all the LOL's to U Street for one night only on Aug. 8. Should you be lucky enough to secure an invite, you'll be able to say hello to the new Washington Bureau Chief John Stanton as well as Political Editor... [FishbowlDC]

Breitbart.com and Daily Caller Editors Lash Back at Politico's Suspended Scribe Joseph Williams - Posted June 27, 2012
Not exactly known to be wallflowers, Editors at Breitbart.com and The Daily Caller fought back today against comments made by Politico's suspended White House Correspondent Joseph Williams... [FishbowlDC]

Metro Weekly's Geidner Joins BuzzFeed - Posted June 19, 2012
Metro Weekly's Chris Geidner is jumping ship to join BuzzFeed as Senior Political Reporter and will continue his aggressive, news-driven coverage of politics and policies of LGBT issues and of the battles over marriage. From BuzzFeed Political Editor Ben Smith in a release: "Chris Geidner is the fastest, best-sourced rep... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Hires Roll Call's John Stanton - Posted June 19, 2012
John Stanton, a veteran of Roll Call, is joining BuzzFeed to head its Washington D.C. bureau. Politico ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Hires Roll Call's John Stanton - Posted June 19, 2012
John Stanton, a veteran of Roll Call, is joining BuzzFeed to head its Washington D.C. bureau. Politico ... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: Garcia-Marquez, BuzzTimes, Bolton - Posted June 18, 2012
Telemundo has tapped Mari Garcia-Marquez as EP of its morning news program "Lev ntate." Garcia-Marquez joined the NBCU-owned network earlier this year to oversee the 10th anniversary of Telemundo's primetime newsmagazine "Al Rojo Vivo." Prior to joining Telemundo she worked for seven years at Univision, eventually becoming senior EP, and... [TVNewser]

The New York Times Joins Forces with BuzzFeed - Posted June 18, 2012
The New York Times and BuzzFeed are joining forces. According to a press release, the Times and BuzzFeed will be collaboratin... [Fishbowl NY]

The New York Times Joins Forces with BuzzFeed - Posted June 18, 2012
The New York Times and BuzzFeed are joining forces. According to a press release, the Times and BuzzFeed will be collaboratin... [FishbowlNY]

Panel of Techno-Optimists: The Shift to Social and Who's Doing it Right - Posted June 14, 2012
In an event hosted by New York University's Center for Publishing and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies last ni... [TVSpy]

A Conversation With BuzzFeed's Michael Hastings - Posted June 8, 2012
FBDC posted an item yesterday highlighting a twitter fight between Richard Grenell, former foreign policy spokesman to the Mitt Romney campaign, and BuzzFeed's ... [FishbowlDC]

Fmr. Romney Spox Rips BuzzFeed's Hastings - Posted June 7, 2012
Richard Grenell, who recently resigned as foreign policy spokesman from the Mitt Romney campaign amid a controversy about being openly gay, lobbed a hand grenade at BuzzFeed's ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Opening DC Bureau - Posted May 22, 2012
Our sister site FishbowlDC is reporting that BuzzFeed is opening an office in Washington, D.C. According to ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Opening DC Bureau - Posted May 22, 2012
Our sister site FishbowlDC is reporting that BuzzFeed is opening an office in Washington, D.C. According to ... [FishbowlNY]

OMG! BuzzFeed to Open D.C. Bureau - Posted May 22, 2012
The buzz around BuzzFeed opening a Washington bureau is true. Political Editor Ben Smith confirms to FishbowlDC that the LOL-laden site is shooting to bring on new blood by summer to get the cat pic operation up and running. Will ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 10, 2012
Quotes of the Day "I want the wedding to be celebratory not militarized." -- Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) on MSNBC's Rachel Maddow show last night in response to whether ... [FishbowlDC]

Five Reasons Why Mitt Romney's Camp Doesn't Want BuzzFeed in Press Pool - Posted May 3, 2012
Mitt Romney is apparently not a fan of BuzzFeed. The site's Editor-in-Chief, Ben Smith, tweeted yesterday that Romney's camp w... [Fishbowl NY]

Five Reasons Why Mitt Romney's Camp Doesn't Want BuzzFeed in Press Pool - Posted May 3, 2012
Mitt Romney is apparently not a fan of BuzzFeed. The site's Editor-in-Chief, Ben Smith, tweeted yesterday that Romney's camp w... [FishbowlNY]

A Recap of the Allbritton Garden Brunch (That We Weren't Invited To.) - Posted April 30, 2012
In the aftermath of the White House Correspondents' Dinner, many revelers sought comfort in brunch yesterday morning to help heal the wounds from the night before. We have already reported on t... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 29, 2012
Quotes of the Day Supermodel Elle MacPherson and a bland and bald companion show up to the WHCD dinner. On their way into the ballroom, he grabbed her ass. Overheard: "Aren't you SOMEONE? Because you look l... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed and Comedy Central Hook Up - Posted April 23, 2012
Consider this an unusual date - real news versus fake. BuzzFeed and Comedy Central's Indecision will present "UnSuper Tuesday," a Twitter-centric live-streamed special on Ustream tomorrow, Tuesday, April 24 from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. EDT. BuzzFeed's Editor-in-Chief, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 19, 2012
Quotes of the Day "To live my life in a kind of metaphorical fishbowl, it's pretty challenging, yeah." -- Madonna on NBC's "Rock Center" last night. ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC's Chuck Todd Trashes 'Tidbit' Journalism - Posted March 22, 2012
On this morning's MSNBC "The Daily Rundown" host Chuck Todd went after what he and his panel dubbed "tidbit" journalism. Their repugnance was high after yesterday's Etch a Sketch remark from a top Mitt Romney campaign advisor t... [PRNewser]

NBC's Chuck Todd Trashes 'Tidbit' Journalism - Posted March 22, 2012
On this morning's MSNBC "The Daily Rundown" host Chuck Todd went after what he and his panel dubbed "tidbit" journalism. Their repugnance was high after yesterday's Etch a Sketch remark from a top Mitt Romney campaign advisor t... [FishbowlDC]

(UPDATED) Breitbart People Hammer Away at BuzzFeed - Posted March 21, 2012
The crew at Breitbart.com have it in for BuzzFeed. Yesterday Breitbart posted a story under the headline "BuzzFeed: The New Wonkette?" The post takes issue with BuzzFeed publ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti: 'Our Reporters Are Doing the Kind of Work Reporters Love to Do' - Posted March 19, 2012
In the first part of our three-part "Media Beat" interview with Jonah P... [PRNewser]

BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti: 'Our Reporters Are Doing the Kind of Work Reporters Love to Do' - Posted March 19, 2012
In the first part of our three-part "Media Beat" interview with Jonah P... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti: 'Our Reporters Are Doing the Kind of Work Reporters Love to Do' - Posted March 19, 2012
In the first part of our three-part "Media Beat" interview with Jonah P... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti: 'Our Reporters Are Doing the Kind of Work Reporters Love to Do' - Posted March 19, 2012
In the first part of our three-part "Media Beat" interview with Jonah P... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti: 'Our Reporters Are Doing the Kind of Work Reporters Love to Do' - Posted March 19, 2012
In the first part of our three-part Media Beat interview with ... [FishbowlLA]

Tucker Carlson Declares Ben Smith DNC 'Mouthpiece' - Posted March 15, 2012
Things are getting strained again in the polluted airspace between The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson and BuzzFeed Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Diary of 'Skanky' News Ethics - Posted February 28, 2012
Over the past four days, a story I wrote about female scribes and what I deemed their "provocative" and "sexpot" Twitter avatars has made the rounds in different publications on the web. I published the story Thursday and, much to my... [PRNewser]

Diary of 'Skanky' News Ethics - Posted February 28, 2012
Over the past four days, a story I wrote about female scribes and what I deemed their "provocative" and "sexpot" Twitter avatars has made the rounds in different publications on the web. I published the story Thursday and, much to my... [FishbowlDC]

Michael Hastings Joins BuzzFeed - Posted February 27, 2012
Michael Hastings, an excellent reporter, contributing editor to Rolling Stone and best selling author, is joining BuzzFeed to cover Bara... [Fishbowl NY]

Michael Hastings Joins BuzzFeed - Posted February 27, 2012
Michael Hastings, an excellent reporter, contributing editor to Rolling Stone and best selling author, is joining BuzzFeed to cover Bara... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 23, 2012
Quotes of the Day Lizza offers pronunciation advice "Pro tip: The secret to pronouncing Ahmadinejad is to think 'I'm a dinner jacket.' #yourewelcome #cnndebate" -- The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Pros and Cons of Covering the Election on Twitter - Posted February 16, 2012
Social media's imprint on presidential election coverage continues to expand. As Jim Roberts, assistant managing editor at The New York Times... [PRNewser]

BuzzFeed Fixes Whorish Headline-Photo Pairing - Posted February 16, 2012
A story at BuzzFeed from yesterday has been adjusted after FBDC pointed out its awkward headline and photo choice. The ... [FishbowlDC]

Incest Desk: Daily Caller MMFA Series Part II Arrives - the Quest to Destory Fox News - Posted February 14, 2012
The Daily Caller's series on Media Matters for America continues. Late last night, installment two arrived. This on... [PRNewser]

Incest Desk: Daily Caller MMFA Series Part II Arrives - the Quest to Destroy Fox News - Posted February 14, 2012
The Daily Caller's series on Media Matters for America continues. Late last night, installment two arrived. This on... [FishbowlDC]

Incest Desk: Daily Caller's Tucker Carlson Uncovers Media Matters in Bed With White House, MSNBC and Certain Scribes - Posted February 12, 2012
Late Sunday night, The Daily Caller published its first story in what will be an investigative series abo... [TVNewser]

Incest Desk: Daily Caller's Tucker Carlson Uncovers Media Matters in Bed With White House, MSNBC and Certain Scribes - Posted February 12, 2012
Late Sunday night, The Daily Caller published its first story in what will be an investigative series abo... [FishbowlDC]

Exodus from Politico Continues - Posted February 9, 2012
Another Politico journalist is jumping ship. This time, it's Charles Hoskinson, who is setting sail to join The Navy Times as their Managing Editor. He has been writing the Morning Defense c... [FishbowlDC]

More Bad News | Always a Battle | Moby by Moby - Posted February 7, 2012
GalleyCat: Amazon, the online retailer that is so big it has crushed small, physical stores, might open a physical retail store just to be an a**hole. FishbowlDC: The Daily Caller vs. former Politico writer ... [Fishbowl NY]

More Bad News | Always a Battle | Moby by Moby - Posted February 7, 2012
GalleyCat: Amazon, the online retailer that is so big it has crushed small, physical stores, might open a physical retail store just to be an a**hole. FishbowlDC: The Daily Caller vs. former Politico writer ... [FishbowlNY]

Bad Blood Between Daily Caller and Ben Smith - Posted February 7, 2012
Trouble is definitely brewing today between BuzzFeed's Ben Smith and The Daily Caller. They're usually at odds, often itching for a fight. But today is especially contentious. Earlier today Smith received a call from ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 7, 2012
Quotes of the Day Ezzy's Oops! FishbowlDC Fan Club Prez and WaPo liberal blogger Ezra Klein set off a firestorm Monday when he declared that Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) was sporting facial hair. Okay, ... [FishbowlDC]

Buzzfeed Grows Again, Adds Tech Vertical - Posted January 31, 2012
It's getting to the point that it's difficult to keep up with how much Buzzfeed is expanding. It started in December when the site added Ben Smith to be its ... [Fishbowl NY]

Buzzfeed Grows Again, Adds Tech Vertical - Posted January 31, 2012
It's getting to the point that it's difficult to keep up with how much Buzzfeed is expanding. It started in December when the site added Ben Smith to be its ... [FishbowlNY]

Hamilton Leaves Politico for NYT - Posted January 27, 2012
Despite being promoted recently to Deputy Managing Editor from White House Editor, Bill Hamilton is leaving Politico for the NYT to be the National Security Editor. VandeHarris hasn't yet sent out a m... [FishbowlDC]

The Daily Caller Turns 2 - Posted January 12, 2012
The Daily Caller celebrates two years on the planet this week -- what, no birthday shout-out in Politico's Playbook (h/t When Hell Freezes Over)? It was January 2010 when The Daily Caller first burst on the scene. Like any start-up, they've lost people, gained people, ... [PRNewser]

The Daily Caller Turns 2 - Posted January 12, 2012
The Daily Caller celebrates two years on the planet this week -- what, no birthday shout-out in Politico's Playbook (h/t When Hell Freezes Over)? It was January 2010 when The Daily Caller first burst on the scene. Like any start-up, they've lost people, gained people, ... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Raises $15.5 Million - Posted January 9, 2012
BuzzFeed keeps growing. After making a statement by ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Raises $15.5 Million - Posted January 9, 2012
BuzzFeed keeps growing. After making a statement by ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 4, 2012
Quotes of the Day -- Behind the Curtain in Des Moines The Rachels: RealClearPolitics' Scott Conroy says on Twitter, "What they're watching at ... [FishbowlDC]

Ben Smith's Old Politico Blog Renamed - Posted January 3, 2012
True to his word, Ben Smith was out at Politico and working for BuzzFeed on Jan. 1. With him gone, the "Ben Smith" blog was immediately transformed into the new "Dylan Byers" blog... [FishbowlDC]

10 Moments That Hooked Us in 2011 - Posted December 31, 2011
The year 2011 was the year the 7-second TV delay failed miserably, that members of Congress behaved badly and Weiner headlines became something of an art form. Today we've pooled our wisdom into ano... [Fishbowl NY]

10 Moments That Hooked Us in 2011 - Posted December 31, 2011
The year 2011 was the year the 7-second TV delay failed miserably, that members of Congress behaved badly and Weiner headlines became something of an art form. Today we've pooled our wisdom into ano... [FishbowlNY]

Tumblr, Others View Journalistic Content As Key Part Of Future - Posted December 30, 2011
Tumblr really wants to be more than a collection of cute animal pictures. In fact, it views large publishers as an essential part of its future. Tumblr's mindset is that quality content from these publishers grows audiences. "At Tumblr, there's a recognition that Tumblr is better when you get better stuff... [TVSpy]

Morning Chatter - Posted December 20, 2011
Quotes of the Day Sounding off "White House mouth-piece Carney is perpetually late, in utter contempt of press corps. Does he think pissing us off helps Obama?" -- Washington Editor, Barron's, ... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: Newspapers Down, Magazines Up; Changes at ABC; and More - Posted December 15, 2011
[caption id="attachment_31506" align="alignleft" width="171" caption="Photo: Evan Agostini/AGOEV, via Associated Press"][/caption] A new report from the USC Annenberg Center says that most newspapers will be gone in five years. ... [AgencySpy]

Fish Food - Posted December 13, 2011
(A Sprinkling of Things we Think you Ought to Know...) ... [FishbowlDC]

Tuesday Morning Stir - Posted December 13, 2011
-Report: Ogilvy picked up global creative duties for Philips. link -Watertown, MA's own Allen & Gerritsen was named AOR for New England restaurant brand, Papa Gino's. -GOOD is ready to take on L.A.'s traffic problems. ... [AgencySpy]

VandeHarris Spins Smith Loss to Staff - Posted December 12, 2011
One thing is clear from this internal note sent to staff early this morning about Politico's Ben Smith taking off for BuzzFeed: VandeHarris is trying to concoct lemonade out of lemons. We commend them for their... [FishbowlDC]

Prankster Trips up Roll Call Scribe - Posted December 7, 2011
Late last night the SEIU announced that they were withdrawing their endorsement of President Obama. But the release was fake. TPM ... [FishbowlDC]

Daily Caller: Politico Has Taken a Nosedive - Posted December 2, 2011
The warfare between The Daily Caller and Politico continues today with The Daily Caller devoting its morning homepage to its latest charge: Politico readership is taking a nosedive. This, after American Journalism Review, painted the Rosslyn outlet in a rosy manner ear... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Hires Globe Reporter to Pick Up the Slack - Posted November 29, 2011
Politico has hired Boston Globe's Donovan Slack to be a senior reporter on their 44 page, which chronicles President Obama. She replaces ... [FishbowlDC]

FishbowlDC Interview with Politico's Ben Smith - Posted November 11, 2011
Say hello to Politico's newly relaunched blogger Ben Smith... [FishbowlDC]

Bad Timing | Hollow Hype | The Kid is Not My Son - Posted November 7, 2011
FishbowlLA: Herman Cain is going to appear on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" tonight, so set your DVRs if you're not going to be around to watch it. FishbowlDC: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Bad Timing | Hollow Hype | The Kid is Not My Son - Posted November 7, 2011
FishbowlLA: Herman Cain is going to appear on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" tonight, so set your DVRs if you're not going to be around to watch it. FishbowlDC: ... [FishbowlNY]

Politico Ends 'On Media' Blog - Posted November 4, 2011
Today is the last day of Politico's On Media blog, per a post on the site. Bill Nichols, Managing Editor of the site, explai... [Fishbowl NY]

Politico Ends 'On Media' Blog - Posted November 4, 2011
Today is the last day of Politico's On Media blog, per a post on the site. Bill Nichols, Managing Editor of the site, explai... [FishbowlNY]

WaPo's Resident Badass: Jennifer Rubin - Posted October 26, 2011
Politico's Ben Smith takes an intriguing look at WaPo's conservative issues blogger Jennifer Rubin. It's impossible to tell whether Sm... [FishbowlDC]

VandeHei Voices Disdain for Habitual Tweeting - Posted October 18, 2011
Mark McKinnon, political communications strategist and columnist for The Daily Beast, chatted with Politico's Executive Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 23, 2011
Quotes of the Day -- the Google/Fox News GOP Debate Version Journo experiences random act of kindness "Mom with crying baby on plane just passed out earplugs to all sitting near them. Nice." -- Yahoo! News' Chris Moody en route to Orlando. ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Panels: Only Males Need Apply - Posted September 16, 2011
Do you have a penis? Do you know a little something about politics or can you at least fake it? Then the Sunday morning political talk show circuit is for you. This Sunday features a particular abundance of testosterone on Fox News Sunday and most of the other shows. Each week... [FishbowlDC]

Video: Pro Wrestler Eric Young Delivers Reports on Traffic, Hurricane Irene on WHNT - Posted August 26, 2011
... [TVSpy]

HuffPost's Sam Stein's Freudian Media Slip - Posted August 12, 2011
HuffPost's Sam Stein appeared extensively on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" this morning. During one of the many segments on last night's GOP debate, hosts asked Stein to reflect on where the news cycle goes next. To provide... [FishbowlDC]

A Sneaky Intern at Politico Summer School Pronounces Mike Allen 'Lean' and 'Human' - Posted August 4, 2011
Rah! Rah! Interns. Politico Summer School was held yesterday afternoon at the Newseum. About 150 budding journos showed up to listen to the likes of Politico Playbook author Mike Allen, NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico's Tau Jumps From Smith to Allen - Posted August 2, 2011
Politico's Byron Tau will no longer be taking orders from his superior Ben Smith. But don't fear, he's not leaving the publication. He is leaving Smit... [FishbowlDC]

The Late-Night Headache Story - Posted July 19, 2011
At 10:38 p.m. last night, The Daily Caller broke a story by ... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted July 8, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY ... [PRNewser]

What's Politico Tau's Beef With Beagles? - Posted June 27, 2011
Politico's Ben Smith has quite a scrappy assistant in Byron Tau. Late last week he critiqued Washington's hometown magazine, whic... [FishbowlDC]

How Journos Handle Delicate Underwear Verbiage - Posted June 2, 2011
Today we take a penetrating look at how journalists (and comedian Jon Stewart) tackle the terrain of describing a photograph that may or may not be Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) suspicious package. Cox Radio's Jamie Dupree gets the creativity award for this one, and not only because of the name of... [FishbowlDC]

Did Someone Pay for the Leaked Sarah Palin Twitter Story? - Posted May 24, 2011
A big story broke on the Daily Caller today with a series of leaked Twitter direct messages from top ... [Fishbowl NY]

Did Someone Pay for the Leaked Sarah Palin Twitter Story? - Posted May 24, 2011
A big story broke on the Daily Caller today with a series of leaked Twitter direct messages from top ... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Hires Local Brooklyn Blogger - Posted April 29, 2011
Brooklyn residents like to be exclusive and hip, so the local news bloggers that are part of the network built by blogger Liena Zagare probably aren't too happy to hear that she's been ... [Fishbowl NY]

Patch Hires Local Brooklyn Blogger - Posted April 29, 2011
Brooklyn residents like to be exclusive and hip, so the local news bloggers that are part of the network built by blogger Liena Zagare probably aren't too happy to hear that she's been ... [FishbowlNY]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers (The Donald Trump Edition) - Posted April 28, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY D.C. Journos react to POTUS and The Donald reality show "Hey, I read stuff that you people write." -Trump to reporters in NH. ("So, we do have readers after all.") -- Roll Call's ... [FishbowlDC]

Donald Trump: "I Saved the Daily News" - Posted April 14, 2011
What can't The Donald do? Sideshow Trump yesterday accused New York Daily News publisher Mort Zuckerman of "disloyalty" for his paper's less-than-adoring ... [Fishbowl NY]

Donald Trump: "I Saved the Daily News" - Posted April 14, 2011
What can't The Donald do? Sideshow Trump yesterday accused New York Daily News publisher Mort Zuckerman of "disloyalty" for his paper's less-than-adoring ... [FishbowlNY]

Why Isn't the New York Observer Covering Trump? - Posted April 14, 2011
Donald Trump's clunky, absurd, and arguably racist birther claims and attention-begging presidential run is the sort of story that the New York Observer is known to cover with relish. But, as... [Fishbowl NY]

Why Isn't the New York Observer Covering Trump? - Posted April 14, 2011
Donald Trump's clunky, absurd, and arguably racist birther claims and attention-begging presidential run is the sort of story that the New York Observer is known to cover with relish. But, as... [FishbowlNY]

Donald Trump the Editor: 'Who is Ben Smith?' - Posted April 11, 2011
VF Daily blogger Juli Weiner is the latest writ... [FishbowlDC]

The Russian Returns for DirecTV, Guns Blazing - Posted March 15, 2011
... [AgencySpy]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted March 4, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY Happy Belated Birthday to... It's a tiny bit late, but here's a a birthday shout-out to Politico CLICK writer and ex-FishbowlDC Editor extraordinaire ... [FishbowlDC]

Laura Rozen's Telling Farewell to Politico - Posted March 1, 2011
If you want to see "On Foreign Policy's" goodbye note from Laura Rozen, it could be found on Politico's website on Monday. That's it. Today, she and the blog are gone as she makes her way over to Yahoo! News. She especially t... [FishbowlDC]

Huffington, Kristol to Talk Media and Middle Class - Posted February 18, 2011
On Wednesday March 23 at 7 p.m., HuffPost editor-in-chief ... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Salter Gets Salty With Politico's 'Anonymous' Authors - Posted January 28, 2011
Politico writes a profile today of Mark Salter, a speechwriter, Sen. John McCain's closest, most trusted aide and presumed author of O: A Presidential Novel. The authors p... [FishbowlDC]

With Redesign Underway, Politico's Ben Smith Contemplates Wrath of Commenters - Posted January 27, 2011
As anyone who edits a blog knows, commenters can range from your sunny-dispositioned grandmother and friendly colleagues to thoughtful critics, suburban basement dwellers and possible psychopaths who talk about things like "ass pimples." That phrase was posted recently under an item to describe a well-known Washington ... [FishbowlDC]

Who are the 'Most Influential' People in Media? - Posted January 13, 2011
Business Insider releases its top 50 people and pubs in media this year. The list published today includes everyone from Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange (#1) to Apple CEO Steve Jobs (#2) FNC's Glenn Beck (#4) and Jon Stewart (#5). Those in Washington or with strong ties here include HuffPost Editor-in-Chief ... [PRNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted January 4, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY - (In Part, The New Year's Edition) Note to readers: After taking a few days of R&R, we're diving head first back into the Fishbowl. We're catching up on what happened over the New Year's holiday and will proceed from there. ... [FishbowlDC]

65 Precious Minutes of Absolute Torture - Posted December 29, 2010
Oh Ben Smith -- how could you? The "Bloggingheads, 2010" conversation between Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

Quotes of the Day - Posted November 16, 2010
Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers Thought of the morning: If we get one more cutesy-vile Shoppybag message from journos around town we're going to scream. Apparently it's involuntary and hopefully we're not sending them out too. Anyone else getting bombarded? Write us at FishbowlDC@mediabistro.com. ... [FishbowlDC]

Middle of the Night Banter - Posted November 3, 2010
What are journalists like in the wee hours of Election Night? Some attended parties, others did TV hits and still others were holed up in bed with a dangerous combination of champagne and computers (thank you FamousDC for that excellent imagery). To give you a sense, we've rounded up the best... [FishbowlDC]

Journos: Will They Sleep Tonight? - Posted November 2, 2010
We posed a question to a mass of journalists, many covering the midterms, and most everyone obliged. One reporter, who will remain genderless, wished to be anonymous because of fear of his or her PR department. We thank everyone for participating, especially Mr. Weigel fr... [FishbowlDC]

'Page Six' Editor Richard Johnson Is Leaving the New York Post for Los Angeles - Posted October 7, 2010
Yet another prominent old media icon is heading online. Feared New York Post gossip columnist Richard Johnson, who has edited the Post's "Page Six"for the past 25 years, is ... [FishbowlLA]

Richard Johnson Leaves Page Six For Los Angeles - Posted October 7, 2010
The New York Post's venerated (/feared) Page Six gossip columnist, Richard Johnson, is leaving his position to take on a new role in Los Angeles. He will remain within t... [Fishbowl NY]

Richard Johnson Leaves Page Six For Los Angeles - Posted October 7, 2010
The New York Post's venerated (/feared) Page Six gossip columnist, Richard Johnson, is leaving his position to take on a new role in Los Angeles. He will remain within t... [FishbowlNY]

Daily Caller's Carlson to Politico's Smith: 'F--k You'! - Posted October 6, 2010
The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson and Politico's Ben Smith are are not bosom buddies these days - and that's putting it mildly... [FishbowlDC]

Politico's Ben Smith Interviews VandeHarris - Posted July 21, 2010
Here's a twist: Interview your own editors for a story. Politico's Ben Smith did just that today in a story regarding Journolist - of which he was once a member. The reporter seeking his own editors' comment was fitting as it directly involved Politico... [FishbowlDC]

GOP Trust PAC Director Calls Mediaite 'Judgemental' - Posted July 14, 2010
Scott Wheeler, executive director of the National Republican Trust PAC, is irate over Mediaite's coverage of CBS and NBC saying no to running his organization's ad. The ad wants to kill a plan to build a mosque just blocks from the site of the Wo... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted July 7, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day Obama to press: Stay cool "Obama tells the press to 'stay cool out there, hydrate' -- after nice and easy chat with Netanyahu." --CBS News Producer Rob Hendin in a Monday tweet. Blogger Gets Inundated With Russian Women "I'm suddenly being friended on #Fa... [FishbowlDC]

@SRWHOfficial Prompts Unofficial Journo Reaction - Posted June 14, 2010
With controversy swirling around political journalists using the source, "senior White House official," the Chicago Tribune's Mike Memoli, who writes for "The Swamp" blog, alerted us to the following: "This account has potential: @SrWHOfficial," Memoil tweeted late ... [FishbowlDC]

Huffpo Sacks Hilary Rosen Over BP Gig - Posted June 4, 2010
Huffington Post is very clear where they stand on the BP oil spill. While other news organizations have been wondering if this may give BP a bad name - Huffpo hasn't wavered from its position: this is horrible. "Cutting ties" wit... [FishbowlLA]

How Journos Handle Al, Tipper Split - Posted June 2, 2010
Journalists - TV, print and online - are having strong, sometimes extremely emotional reactions about the Al and Tipper Gore separation: "Leave them alone, just leave these people alone." --MSNBC "Morning Joe" Host Joe Scarborough on the separation up Al and Tipper Gore on W... [FishbowlDC]

Thrush Bids Adieu to Politico Blog - Posted May 19, 2010
Clarification: Thrush is leaving the blog, but he is not leaving Politico. Just ignore him saying "goodbye" in the headline. It's not really goodbye for good. This was initially confusing. In a "Goodbye and Thanks" farewell blog entry today, Politico columnist Glenn Thrush breaks the news that he's leaving his blog.... [FishbowlDC]

Inside Politico Staff Shuffle - Posted March 30, 2010
HuffPost ran an item Monday on a "mini exodus" at its rival, Politico. The item broke the news that media writer Michael Calderone is leaving. HuffPost has also had losses: Larry Roberts, considered a coup of an editorial hire for the Investigative Fund, run separately from HuffPost, qu... [FishbowlDC]

Kurtz Talks 'Junkie Journalism' With VandeHarris - Posted March 29, 2010
WaPo's and CNN's "Reliable Sources" host Howard Kurtz sat down with Politico co-founders John Harris and Jim VandeHei ... [FishbowlDC]

Fishbowl5 With Jonathan Krohn: 14-year-old on a Mission for Conservative Values - Posted February 19, 2010
When I arrive to the lobby of the Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, Jonathan Krohn is sitting on a sleek modern sofa next to the bar. Later he'll pace as he talks, looking stressed. He's on a cell phone call to his editor at Vanguard Press, the company that's publishing his... [FishbowlDC]

Ben Smith Comes to Bristol Palin's Rescue - Posted February 16, 2010
Chivalry is not dead. Politico's Ben Smith (or should we now call him Prince Ben?) was a sympathetic columnist today in regards to a "Family Guy" episode that aired yesterday on Fox. It may be a gargantuan understatement to say the episode was of questionable taste. Sarah Palin, on her Facebook page,... [FishbowlDC]

Sen. Cornyn Questions Journos' Ethics - Posted January 28, 2010
Last night Politico's Ben Smith and CNN's senior White House correspondent Ed Henry posted... [FishbowlDC]

Mystery Woman Phones into Smerconish Radio Show - Posted January 26, 2010
Politico's Ben Smith is reporting today that Ellie Light, the mystery woman who has been penning letters to publications around the country -- and getting them published -- may be a traveling nurse. Her letters praised and defended President Obama in a way that caught many an editors' eye. A woman claiming... [FishbowlDC]

Not All Orzsag "Love Child" Coverage is Equal - Posted January 7, 2010
News of Budget Director Peter Orzsag fathering a child with an ex-girlfriend hit in waves yesterday. Some outlets ran headlines that showed respect to President Obama's adviser; others quickly turned tabloid. WaPo's Reliable Source gets the Polite ... [FishbowlDC]

The Pheasant Hunters: Nelson and Schumer - Posted December 22, 2009
Sen. Ben Nelson's (D-Neb.) office released a hunting photograph exclusively today to Politico's Ben Smith... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Engages, Then Disengages in Kanye-gate - Posted September 16, 2009
Earlier today, Politico posted video of President Obama calling hip hop idiot artist, Kanye West a "jackass" prior to an interview with CNBC's John Harwood. We're not sure how they got their hands on the vid but shortly after, it was then taken down with ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 09.04.09 - Posted September 4, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting li... [FishbowlDC]

LA Gets a "Hard-Hitting Hipster"...Like Another One - Posted August 28, 2009
Being an LA City Hall nerd just got a little more exciting. No we're not talking about another rumble over one-way streets or a park or something that controversial. We're talking about one dude name Jay Carson... [FishbowlLA]

Politico Expands Foreign Policy Coverage with Rozen Hire - Posted August 24, 2009
The Politico brass announced a new hire today- Laura Rozen, who was most recently with Foreign Policy magazine. In an internal email, managing editor Bill Nichols, John Harris and ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 08.07.09 - Posted August 7, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting li... [FishbowlDC]

WH Theater: HuffPo Q "Staged" at Presser - Posted June 23, 2009
The White House press office has been known to give journalists a heads-up when the president intends to call on them during a news conference...but today's theatrics were a tad more "theatrical." During the presidential presser this afternoon, HuffPo's Nico Pitney scored big - a ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out the Trash - Posted March 24, 2009
What we almost missed today... Maria Shriver introduced her new HBO film series on Alzheimer's disease at an event this morning at the Hay Adams. She shared with the audience, which included NBC's David Gregory and Norah O'Donnell a... [FishbowlDC]

It's Here. Washington Life's 2009 The Young & The Guest List - Posted March 9, 2009
And now the moment we've all been waiting with bated breath for... Washington Life Magazine's 2009 The Young & the Guest List is here. The annual collection of 250 of the "mo... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.27.09 - Posted January 27, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.20.09 - Posted January 20, 2009
Happy Inauguration Day Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of ... [FishbowlDC]

The White House is Offline and Can't Receive Messages Right Now Because this Chat is Off the Record - Posted January 18, 2009
It looks like this may turn out to be the Internet presidency for everyone but the people running it. Ben Smith is reporting that ... [Fishbowl NY]

The White House is Offline and Can't Receive Messages Right Now Because this Chat is Off the Record - Posted January 18, 2009
It looks like this may turn out to be the Internet presidency for everyone but the people running it. Ben Smith is reporting that ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 01.15.09 - Posted January 15, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.09.09 - Posted January 9, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Soapblox Hacked -- But Will Be Back...Ack! - Posted January 7, 2009
Soapblox, a publishing platform and community for a grip of progressive and liberal blogs, got hacked. This was posted on the front page this morning: SoapBlox is Dead by: pacified January 07, 2009 at 08:15:46 MST It was a good ride, but it's over. Thanks for all the fish. All these hackers messing with our stuff, and... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 12.29.08 - Posted December 29, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC museum is featured above? Think you know? Email us with your best guess. AND: Join us after the jump to find out if you guessed our last contest correctly. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning... [FishbowlDC]

Robert Ludlum Ent. Takes Over Its Own Production Series With A Hollywood Insider - Posted December 8, 2008
Robert Ludlum Entertainment got a little more Hollywood nabbing ICM agent Ben Smith to run the lucrative franchise t... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 12.04.08 - Posted December 4, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 12.03.08 - Posted December 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Politico.com Should Be a Sunday Show - Posted November 22, 2008
The first panel on the second day of what were are calling EOVMWHAWCNCon was made up of only Politico.com journos. There was Mike Allen, ... [FishbowlLA]

FBLA Accosts John F. Harris in Green Room - Posted November 21, 2008
We cornered Editor-in-Chief and founder of Politico John F. Harris (pictured on the right, reporter Ben Smith on the left) in the green room between panels and between Blackberry texts to his wife. (She had a ... [FishbowlLA]

Political Wonk Con Tomorrow at USC - Posted November 20, 2008
Well, they call it a 'post-election conference'. Not quite as catchy. From their site: The Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics and The USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences, in association with POLITICO, will host a two-day post-election c... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 11.03.08 - Posted November 3, 2008
(Thanks NY Post) Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.31.08 - Posted October 31, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Boys (and Girls) on the (Stockholm) Bus: Election Coverage '08 - Posted October 29, 2008
Well, here's a description of the inside of the Obama plane you don't come across everyday:It felt like the Lord of the Flies in there...The people who have been there for a long time have all of their little decorations and knickknacks all over the back of the plane. Everyone's a... [Fishbowl NY]

Boys (and Girls) on the (Stockholm) Bus: Election Coverage '08 - Posted October 29, 2008
Well, here's a description of the inside of the Obama plane you don't come across everyday:It felt like the Lord of the Flies in there...The people who have been there for a long time have all of their little decorations and knickknacks all over the back of the plane. Everyone's a... [FishbowlNY]

Kristol: Palin "Should Do 'FOX News Sunday' And Every Show" - Posted October 26, 2008
On the heels of Ben Smith's report on Politico about rising tension in the McCain camp regarding the handling of Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.25.08 - Posted September 25, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after t... [FishbowlDC]

McCain and the Press: Be Careful What You Wish For - Posted September 23, 2008
It's no secret that John McCain has been demonizing the press of late: it's an old trick that often works in the candidates advantage, ... [Fishbowl NY]

McCain and the Press: Be Careful What You Wish For - Posted September 23, 2008
It's no secret that John McCain has been demonizing the press of late: it's an old trick that often works in the candidates advantage, ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 09.19.08 - Posted September 19, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

"Seven Dirty Word" Drops on F&F - Posted September 18, 2008
Politico's Ben Smith catches an early morning, unbleeped word on Fox & Friends this morning, said by guest ... [TVNewser]

Politico on Martha Stewart: McCain Makes Martha Feel 'Weird' - Posted September 17, 2008
We're totally bummed and a little jealous that we weren't invited to today's Martha Stewart blogging bonanza. Maybe we need to blog more about celebrities or politician... [Fishbowl NY]

Politico on Martha Stewart: McCain Makes Martha Feel 'Weird' - Posted September 17, 2008
We're totally bummed and a little jealous that we weren't invited to today's Martha Stewart blogging bonanza. Maybe we need to blog more about celebrities or politician... [FishbowlNY]

Guess Who Will Be On The Martha Stewart Show Today? - Posted September 17, 2008
Politico's Jonathan Martin and Ben Smith. Tune in at 10am, as they talk about political blogging. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.11.08 - Posted September 11, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Better Late Than Never: Scenes From the RNC's Google/VF Party - Posted September 8, 2008
Already the conventions are speeding away into the past as we hurtle toward this election and learn to speak Palin (we're still trying to sort out how objective media translates into deferential). However! The RNC only happens every four years (it's going to take us at leas... [Fishbowl NY]

Better Late Than Never: Scenes From the RNC's Google/VF Party - Posted September 8, 2008
Already the conventions are speeding away into the past as we hurtle toward this election and learn to speak Palin (we're still trying to sort out how objective media translates into deferential). However! The RNC only happens every four years (it's going to take us at leas... [FishbowlNY]

Obama on Palin's Baby's Momma Drama 'Back Off' - Posted September 1, 2008
From Ben Smith at Politico: Politico's Carrie Budoff Brown reports: At a press... [FishbowlLA]

Do You Think Simon & Schuster Really Cares If Paul Begala Hates Its #1 Bestseller? - Posted August 20, 2008
Actually, the question Leon Neyakh posed in yesterday's Observer "Media Mob" blog was "Will Simon & Schuster have to answer for [Jerome] Corsi?" But it amounts to the same thing: Neyfa... [GalleyCat]

Any Fool Can Buy a Book, And Many Do - Posted August 18, 2008
As you may have heard, I stopped reading your anonymous tips, but every once in a while Andy will forward one for my opinion, or I'll go looking in my trash box for another message I accidentally deleted and something'll catch my eye... Anyway, somebody felt a pressing need for a... [GalleyCat]

Morning Reading List, 07.24.08 - Posted July 24, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after t... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 07.14.08 - Posted July 14, 2008
Good morning, Washington. Above, Adam Verdugo makes his television debut. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 02.11.08 - Posted February 11, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | JOBS You ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.08.08 - Posted January 8, 2008
Happy New Hampshire Primary Day Washington! On this day in 1790, President George Washington delivered our first State of the Union. In 1992, Bush 41 puked on Japanese Prime Minister Miyazawa Kiichi, and, in 2006, Tom DeLay resigned as House Majority Leader. Happy 41st R Kelly! (Hat tip: MicCheckRadio) Quickly navigate Morning Reading... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.26.07 - Posted September 26, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you read newspapers at work. An ABC release announced, "For the just-completed 2006-07 season, ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Adults 25-54. This marks ABC's first seasonal demo win si... [FishbowlDC]

Edwards Camp Thinks Ben Smith Is A "Jackass" - Posted September 19, 2007
Clearly supporting the sentiment, Edwards flak Eric Schultz choose this MyDD blog post... ...to email blast to reporters (including Politico's Ben Smith himself) yesterday. Ben Smith says thanks here. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.29.07 - Posted August 29, 2007
Good morning Washington. If Imus returns, you are not interested. An NBC release announced, "MSNBC's ratings growth continued this summer, as the network delivered the strongest growth of any cable news net in August in total day (M-S... [FishbowlDC]

Was Kornblut Intimidated By Clinton? - Posted June 6, 2007
Ben Smith has an interesting passage from "Her Way" featuring Anne Kornblut (then with the New York Times, now at the Washington Post) and Sen. Hillary Clinton. ... [FishbowlDC]

Is The Politico Biased? - Posted May 17, 2007
Glenn Greenwald and Ben Smith debate that on bloggingheads.tv Also read the Boston Phoenix's "Politico and its discontents: Meet the Left's newest 'nonpartisan' media bogeyman." ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 05.10.07 - Posted May 10, 2007
Good morning Washington. Most of you have a book in you, somewhere. NBC announced that "Lester Holt will become anchor of the top-rated Saturday and Sunday editions of NBC 'Nightly News,' effective immediately. According to the releas... [FishbowlDC]

"How Politico Got It Wrong" - Posted March 22, 2007
From Ben Smith: Though I've spent the last several years at major newspapers - the New York Observer and the New York Daily News most recently - I've done much of my reporting on blogs, and have developed an instinct to let my readers know whatever I know, as soon as I... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 03.15.07 - Posted March 15, 2007
Imus is not a big hit among media folk. Politico's Ben Smith reports that it isn't just the Nevada Democrats who are on the anti-Fox bandwagon. The CBC Political Education and Leadership Institute is has jumped on too. In the wake of the Libby trial, Jack S... [FishbowlDC]

Hmm... - Posted February 14, 2007
Ben Smith raises an interesting question regarding a recent White House Pool Report. (related) ... [FishbowlDC]

McAuliffe & Pigs - Posted February 9, 2007
Ben Smith explains here. >UPDATE: Mike Grass has more here, as do Amy & Roxanne. ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 01.25.07 - Posted January 24, 2007
Get your captions in! An ABC release announced that according to Nielsen numbers, ABC News averaged 7.02 million Total Viewers during the State of the Union address. "ABC's coverage was up 41% over its lead-in-a rerun of America's Funniest Home Videos." ABC's post-State of the Union analysis ranked #2 for the night. An... [FishbowlDC]

50 Cent | Source Of Brit Hume Affair Rumor | Oprah | Politico Taps Ex-Daily Newser | Long Island Wi-Fi - Posted January 3, 2007
Brit Hume Affair Rumor: Spread by fired Fox News employee? [Radar] Oprah: Opens school for girls in Africa. [... [Fishbowl NY]

50 Cent | Source Of Brit Hume Affair Rumor | Oprah | Politico Taps Ex-Daily Newser | Long Island Wi-Fi - Posted January 3, 2007
Brit Hume Affair Rumor: Spread by fired Fox News employee? [Radar] Oprah: Opens school for girls in Africa. [... [FishbowlNY]

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