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POLITICO Magazine Celebrates Latest Issue - Posted September 11, 2014
[caption id="attachment_132019" align="alignleft" width="360"] Photo credit: Rod Lamkey for POLITICO[/caption] Last night in the library at DAR Constitution Hall, POLITICO Magazine celebrated its latest issue, which named the top 50 persons challenging American politics, that ... [FishbowlDC]

RCP Editor Scolds Mayor for Butchering Twain - Posted May 10, 2013
RealClearPolitics Washington Editor Carl Cannon is not just a history buff. He's a history buff on the warpath, especially when it comes to misquoting Mark Twain. The usually mild-mannered Cannon doesn't fight on T... [FishbowlDC]

RCP Implements Dual Publicity Strategy - Posted April 16, 2013
Perception is everything, right? And lately, Real Clear Politics has been trying something new. As Washington Editor Carl Cannon sends out his sometimes sleep-inducing morning history lessons, a regular publicist named ... [FishbowlDC]

Kardashian Splitsville React-Washington Style - Posted November 2, 2011
Even John Coale didn't see it coming. The sudden newsflash of Kim Kardashian splitting up with her husband after 72 days is rocking Hollywood and, of course, Washington as evidenced by the lame posts in WaPo and The Hill.... [FishbowlDC]

GASP! No Historical Note from Carl Today - Posted October 14, 2011
It's a historical tragedy of huge proportion and we hope this isn't a sign of things to come. But this morning RCP's Washington Editor and our resident history buff Carl Cannon had to forgo his daily historical diary to ru... [FishbowlDC]

Tricks of the Trade With TWT's Emily Miller - Posted August 2, 2011
Today's "Tricks of the Trade" is with TWT Senior Opinion Writer Emily Miller. Credentials: She's a former reporter for Human Events, where she often got in lawmakers' ... [FishbowlDC]

Political Editor Believes in the Afterlife - Posted July 14, 2011
Those who receive the RealClearPolitics morning email alerts are well-acquainted with the daily musings of Washington Editor Carl Cannon, who used to write a similar offerin... [FishbowlDC]

Things You Might Have Missed... - Posted May 6, 2011
[caption id="attachment_38579" align="aligncenter" width="502" caption="Daredevil dog, courtesy of Foreign Policy "][/caption] Terrorism has gone to ... [AgencySpy]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted March 9, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY "Hey Veggies, I'm giving up meat for #Lent. Went out for 40 days on this bad boy. Wish me luck." -- MSNBC's Luke Russert in a Tuesday night tweet with this accompanying serious piece of... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Politics Daily Loses Exec Editor to RealClearPolitics - Posted February 24, 2011
Executive Editor Carl Cannon is leaving AOL's Politics Daily for Word has it that Politics Daily could fold in the next 10 days as soon as HuffPost's acquisition with AOL closes. ... [PRNewser]

Politics Daily to Celebrate 1st Birthday - Posted April 15, 2010
Politics Daily is throwing a birthday party for itself on April 30 at the National Press Club. The party is by invitation only; no party crashers allowed. It's not a typical party as D.C. parties go. Editor in Chief Melinda Henneberger and De... [FishbowlDC]

The Two Funniest Journos in Washington Are... - Posted April 9, 2010
What passes for funny amongst journalists? Nipples. The word f--k. Ann Coulter's boobs. House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) being the hue of burnt sienna. And the National Press Club turning the Edward R. Murrow room into an RNC bondage bar. Journalists performing stand-up in the National Press... [FishbowlDC]

Politics Daily's Emily Miller Moves to TWT - Posted April 6, 2010
Emily Miller , who has written "Emily's Post", a gossip column, for Politics Daily for the past year, has signed a freelance contract to write opinion pieces for TWT, such as ... [FishbowlDC]

Carl Cannon Hearts Mike Allen - Posted January 27, 2010
Perhaps it's because their names both end in "n". But the kissing up from Politics Daily's Carl Cannon to Politico's Mike Allen in a recent e-mail dispatch about... [FishbowlDC]

Hume Fallout Hopefully Coming to Standstill - Posted January 11, 2010
Please God, unless Fox News's Brit Hume apologizes, meets with His Holiness the Dalai Lama or takes up Buddhism, let this story die already. Although discussion seems to be down to a trickle, over the weekend we were subjected to more doses of the Hume r... [FishbowlDC]

David Corn's Blog Move From CQ to AOL's PoliticsDaily - Posted July 29, 2009
Like Sarah Palin, Mother Jones' David Corn says he's leaving-- leaving the blog he writes for CQ. Unlike Palin, Corn's taking on a new gig, moving to AOL's PoliticsDaily. He'll start later this week and joins some big names there- ... [FishbowlDC]

Seattle Times Reporters Win Atlantic Award - Posted April 17, 2009
Seattle Times reporters Ken Armstrong and Nick Perry are this year's recipients of the Michael Kelly Award for their series exposing the criminal histories of members of a Rose Bowl-winning University of Washington football team. The aw... [FishbowlDC]

Atlantic/NJ Poll of Prominent Journos Says Journalism Hurt By Internet; Obama Coverage "Right" - Posted April 10, 2009
The Atlantic and National Journal turned to the big dogs to get a read on the state of traditional journalism. They polled 43 prominent journalists on whether journalism has been helped or hurt by the Internet- 65 percent said it has been hurt more, while 34 percent said it has been helped... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.14.09 - Posted January 14, 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, 12.30.08 - Posted December 30, 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 mornin... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.19.08 - Posted November 19, 2008
Good morning Washington. What D.C. building is featured in the above picture? Think you know? Drop us an email and we'll give you the correct answer (and list the correct guessers) in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort... [FishbowlDC]

About Tonight... - Posted November 4, 2008
(Photo Credit) Where will you be watching tonight's election results? We've asked all sorts of journos for their evening plans and they include an Atlanta hotel room, the Phoenix Biltmore, and Champs Sports Bar in Cincinnati. Join us after the jump... ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 03.27.08 - Posted March 27, 2008
Good morning Washington. Dana Bash and John King will get married on Cape Cod over Memorial Day weekend. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | ... [FishbowlDC]

Cannon Joins Reader's Digest - Posted October 19, 2007
FishbowlDC has learned that National Journal's Carl Cannon is leaving the magazine to become Reader's Digest's D.C. bureau chief. From NJ's Charlie Green: All the best to Carl Cannon, who is leaving NJ to become the Washington bureau chief of Reader's Digest. Carl will be both writing and editing in his new position.... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.27.07 - Posted September 27, 2007
Good morning Washington. Vitamin Water wins out over Gatorade. We looked into this, "missing? washington post's technorati supplied 'who's blogging'" and discovered the Washington Post did no... [FishbowlDC]

Cannon on Lamb - Posted July 2, 2007
Carl Cannon writes in the latest National Journal: It's not every day that Brian Lamb uses the expression "dickhead" on the air, or tells himself, "You suck." But earlier this month, the unflappable C-SPAN anchorman and CEO found himself reading e-mails from ill-tempered citizens. The epithets, which were directed at him, were... [FishbowlDC]