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Weekend Show Preview - 8.17.14 - Posted 5 days, 3 hours ago
On Tuesday we gave you the ratings for the August 10 Sunday Shows in the DC Market. Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Highlights include Missouri Governor Jay Nixon on "Face the Nation," Gov. Rick ... [PRNewser]

Jen Bendery, Dannia Hakki, Gindy win Round 2 of FishbowlDC Superlatives - Posted August 12, 2014
Round 2 of the FishbowlDC Summer Superlatives came to a close, and with it, who's been named the Hottest PR Guy/Girl, Biggest Troublemaker, and Best Hair.   ... [FishbowlDC]

Round 2 Superlatives: HuffPost's Jen Bendery, Moki's Dannia Hakki, ABA's Gindy Leading - Posted August 11, 2014
On Tuesday we'll announce the third and final round nominees in the 2014 FishbowlDC Summer Superlatives, and before we close out round 2, we're here with an update of where things stand in the final 24. HuffPost's ... [FishbowlDC]

Round 2 of FishbowlDC Superlatives: Hottest PR Flack, Best Hair, and Biggest Troublemaker - Posted August 5, 2014
We're back with Round 2 of the 2014 FishbowlDC Summer Superlatives, and today, we present the Hottest PR Guy/Girl, Best Hair, and Biggest Troublemaker categories. Based on reader suggestions (don't blame us, blame your ... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview - 8.3.14 - Posted August 1, 2014
On Monday we gave you the ratings for the July 27 Sunday Shows in the DC Market. Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Highlights include Hillary Clinton on "Al Punto," Valerie Jarrett o... [PRNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - 8.3.14 - Posted August 1, 2014
On Monday we gave you the ratings for the July 27 Sunday Shows in the DC Market. Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Highlights include Hillary Clinton on "Al Punto," Valerie Jarrett o... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - 7.20.14 - Posted July 18, 2014
On Tuesday we gave you the ratings for the July 13 Sunday Shows in the DC Market. Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Full lineups have yet to be announced across the board, but highlights thus far: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-... [PRNewser]

Team 'Press Pass' Prevails at National Journal's Political Pursuit - Posted July 10, 2014
[caption id="attachment_129185" align="alignright" width="360"] Winning team "Press Pass"[/caption] Last night at the Newseum, National Journal hosted its sixth annual Political Pursuit, a "game show" on political trivia with members of Congress, the press that cover them, and political "insiders." The evening was... [FishbowlDC]

National Journal Hotline Hosts Sixth Annual Political Pursuit - Posted June 26, 2014
National Journal Hotline's Political Pursuit is back for the sixth year with a line up sure to be entertaining. The "game show" will be hosted by NJ editor in chief Tim Grieve... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview - 6.22.14 - Posted June 20, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation" : Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL); Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI); CBS's Mike ... [PRNewser]

Friends and Colleagues Celebrate Ken Vogel's Big Money - Posted June 19, 2014
Last night at Glen's Garden Market, friends and colleagues came together to celebrate Ken Vogel's recent Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--on the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics. The evening was h... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview, 6.13 - 6.15 - Posted June 13, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), RNC Chairman Reince Priebus, Fmr. Natl. Security Advisor Tom Donilon, Ted Olson, David Boies, WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview: 5.23 - 25 - Posted May 23, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked! Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.); Sen. John Thune (R-SD); Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.); David Finkel... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview, 5.2 - 5.4 - Posted May 2, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, author Richard Williams, CBS's James Brown and ... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview, 4.18 - 4.20 - Posted April 18, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Gov. Deval Patrick (D-MA), TIME's Michael Duffy,... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview: 4.11 - 4.13. - Posted April 11, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation" : Michael Eric Dyson, Georgetown University; ... [PRNewser]

Weekend Show Preview, 4.4 - 4.6 - Posted April 4, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Dan Pfeiffer, Thomas Friedman of Sh... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview, 2.21 - 2.23 - Posted February 21, 2014
Who's on the public affairs shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Governor Martin O'Malley (D-MD), Gov Bobby Jindal (R-LA), WaPo's Dan Balz, NYT's ... [PRNewser]

Why You Won't See Bieber's Arrest on Al Jazeera America - Posted January 23, 2014
At least one cable news network is staying away from today's Justin Bieber drama: Al Jazeera America has not covered the pop star's arrest aside from a brie... [TVNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Russia Olympics Social Media | Bing Music Videos - Posted November 12, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Russia Olympics Social Media | Bing Music Videos - Posted November 12, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Wilson Center Gets New Media Manager - Posted October 21, 2013
Adam Hudson has been hired to be media manager at the Wilson Center, a nonpartisan think tank. He'll work alongside media relations manager Drew Sample. In a somew... [FishbowlDC]

Aide's Terrible Slip of the Twitter Tongue - Posted October 8, 2013
Top White House aide Dan Pfeiffer may soon think twice about shooting the breeze on serious topics on Twitter, especially when the n-word can quickly become the b-word. When the Assistant and Senior Advisor to President Obama shot out a tweet with "bigger" in it this morning, the word came back... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Halperin Searches for Inner Journo Children - Posted September 11, 2013
TIME Editor-at-Large Mark Halperin is nothing if not deep. Maybe it's his relatively new fully grown facial hair that's making him so introspective? When I grow up I want ... [FishbowlDC]

TNR Grills NYT's Jill Abramson; Editor Declares Politico 'Evanescent' in its Reporting - Posted August 20, 2013
That story on NYT's Jill Abramson by Politico's Dylan Byers from April is the one that just won't die. In it, he predicted her potential demise and wrote that a number of journalists in the newsroom didn't like her brusque mann... [FishbowlDC]

Al Jazeera America Announces Correspondents for Regional Bureaus - Posted July 30, 2013
Al Jazeera America is adding five more correspondents from the local news landscape to its ranks. The network has announced the hires of Ash-har Quraishi, ... [TVSpy]

Al Jazeera America Adds Regional Correspondents for 12 Bureaus - Posted July 30, 2013
Al Jazeera America continues to staff up adding correspondents to report from 12 U.S. news bureaus. Al Jazeera America will have correspondents in Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C. "It is critical for Al Jazeera America... [TVNewser]

Clinton Is Old, Says Republicans (Thanks To NYT) - Posted July 1, 2013
Three is a trend, right? That's the magic number whereby you're allowed to write about something that might only be in your head at the moment? If you get that number then, boom! Story. That's what must've happened with the New York Times' ... [FishbowlDC]

Mike Allen's Hoarding Problem: The Photo Evidence - Posted June 20, 2013
That's a picture someone sent Gawker of Politico reporter Mike Allen's office when he wor... [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]

Jonathan Martin Signing Off From WSMV - Posted June 12, 2013
WSMV weekend anchor and reporter Jonathan Martin is leaving the Nashville NBC affiliate. A formal announcement is expected on Martin's plans in the coming weeks, TVSpy has l... [TVSpy]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 7, 2013
Quotes of the Day -- The John Edition PREPPY PELOSI? "Pelosi rockin the popped collar today." -- The Weekly Standard's John McCormack. ... [FishbowlDC]

A Little Birdy Tells Us... - Posted June 5, 2013
That Politico's Maggie Haberman was in Washington Tuesday and sitting at -- hope you're sitting down for this -- Jonathan Martin's old desk. Wait a... [FishbowlDC]

Which Politico Reporter Qualifies for an Episode of 'Hoarders'? - Posted June 4, 2013
An alert to NYT reporters in the Washington, D.C. bureau: Consider this a polite warning. Politico's Jonathan Martin, who will soon join your clutches, is a messy colleague, and the proof is in the pictures. And if you think this ... [FishbowlDC]

What's 'Not Looking Good' For NBC's Betsy Fischer Martin? - Posted May 31, 2013
Betsy Fischer Martin, Executive Producer for NBC's "Meet the Press," did Thursday morning what so many of us have done before: Tweeted something that was never meant to be tweeted. "Tell them we ar... [FishbowlDC]

Afternoon Reading List 05.29.13 - Posted May 29, 2013
Who is Michele Bachman, anyway? -- An "exponent of the anti-tax Tea Party movement"; a "conservative firebrand and a favorite of tea party Republicans"; "Tea Party Darling." These are just a few of the ways Rep. Michele Bachman (R-Minn.) has been described by the press... [FishbowlDC]

Afternoon Shocker: Politico's Jonathan Martin Leaves the Womb - Posted May 23, 2013
Politico is so funny when they lose someone they actually like. In this case, it's Jonathan Martin, their Senior Political Reporter and one of the publication's original hires, who's off to the New York Times. They issue a gynormou... [FishbowlDC]

Jonathan Martin Joins New York Times - Posted May 23, 2013
Jonathan Martin is leaving Politico for The New York Times. Martin has been with Politico since its debut, back in 2007. Martin is joining the Times as a national political correspondent. In a memo announcing the hire, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jonathan Martin Joins New York Times - Posted May 23, 2013
Jonathan Martin is leaving Politico for The New York Times. Martin has been with Politico since its debut, back in 2007. Martin is joining the Times as a national political correspondent. In a memo announcing the hire, ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 6, 2013
Quotes of the Day "I won't go on Twitter today, I won't do it." -- MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Co-host Mika Brzezinski after discussing her new self-revealing book on weight, Obsessed, in which she discusses her own issues and focus on being thin. She'll appear at Politics & Prose on Thursday at 4... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 25, 2013
Quotes of the Day Producer encounters weirdo at gym "Gotta love it when there are 30 open machines at the gym and Creepy Guy has to pick the one right smack next to you." -- Kara Rowland, Fox News Senate Producer. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted March 7, 2013
Quotes of the Day Journo feels guilty about potty time: #1 or #2? "Just used the bathroom and felt guilty about it. #filiblizzard #RandPaul." -- The Hill's Feature Editor Emily Goodin. ... [FishbowlDC]

What's JMart Tweeting? - Posted January 29, 2013
Twitter is a weird place. While we can appreciate the creativity that it breeds by putting a 140-character restriction on users, it can yield some very bizarre creations. Perhaps no one struggles with that limit more than Politico's Jonathan ... [FishbowlDC]

How to Make it All About Me - Posted January 28, 2013
Slogan for '90 Harkin campaign I was privileged to work on was Courage of His Convictions. Right then, right now. He was a mentor to many. -- David Plouffe (@davidplouffe) January 26, 2013 President Obama's outgoing strategist and advisor David Plouffe recently made his smashing debut on Twitter. So far, 10 tweets and... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 24, 2013
Quotes of the Day PRINCE JASPER: "Dana Perino, good to see that Jasper was cleared of those stuffed animal murder charges" -- FiveFanPhotoshops, the ultimate fan of FNC's "The Five", which photoshops members of "The Five" into all sorts of situations, including Jasper... [FishbowlDC]

Frum Editor Apoplectic Over Politico's Intoxicating Headline - Posted January 23, 2013
Justin Green, the Washington-based editor of David Frum's website, came unglued this morning over a headline in Politico that reads, "Joe Biden 'intoxi... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Reporter's Kazoo Fails at Trivia Contest - Posted January 18, 2013
Politico's Jonathan Martin had a tough night last night. After all, he had something happen that only happens at second-grade talent shows. In short, his kazoo stopped working and he lost a trivia contest.... [FishbowlDC]

What's Politico's JMart Tweeting? - Posted January 15, 2013
It's been a while since we've checked in with Politico's Jonathan Martin. We've been known to chronicle the egregious grammatical errors that sometimes litter his Twitter feed, but he has cleaned up his act in recent weeks. The fascinati... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted December 12, 2012
Quotes of the Day "This here is a Christopher Hitchens Christmas ornament." -- The Hill's Daniel Strauss. ... [FishbowlDC]

What's JMart Tweeting? - Posted October 24, 2012
With the election now less than two weeks ago, journos are limping to the finish line of Election Day. Their heads are spinning wildly from the back and forth travel, changing news cycle and fatigue. Maybe THAT'S the reason Politico's SENIOR Political Reporter ... [FishbowlDC]

Pauly Shore Works for Politico? - Posted October 24, 2012
It's unclear whether the latest addition to Politico will be among top-tier Politicos like Alexander Burns, Jonathan Martin and ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 17, 2012
Quotes of the Day -- The Debate Edition "Someone wrote me an email and said they thought the Secret Service was going to intervene." -- Politico's Mike Allen early this morning on MSNBC's "Morni... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Sends 8 Scribes to Long Island - Posted October 15, 2012
Leading up to what is sure to be a nail-biter of a second presidential debate Tuesday night, Politico has sent a whopping eight scribes to be on-site at Hofstra University. They include Alexander Burns, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 5, 2012
Quotes of the Day "I wouldn't expect anything else from a Daily Caller party." -- partygoer at The Daily Caller's book party last night for Will Rahn and ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 4, 2012
Quotes of the Day - The Debate Edition "Is Jim Lehrer sleeping zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz?" --... [FishbowlDC]

Fresh Face | Bad Apple | Proper Tweet - Posted September 28, 2012
TVNewser: CBSNews.com got a makeover because it was just feeling in a rut and not itself lately, you know? AppNewser: Apple's CEO... [Fishbowl NY]

Fresh Face | Bad Apple | Proper Tweet - Posted September 28, 2012
TVNewser: CBSNews.com got a makeover because it was just feeling in a rut and not itself lately, you know? AppNewser: Apple's CEO... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Doodoo: What's J-Mart Tweeting? - Posted September 28, 2012
We have to admit that following Politico SENIOR Political Reporter Jonathan Martin is a roller coaster ride. He generally tweets on good, insightful topics. It's just HOW he does it that disgusts the soul. It's usually a mish-ma... [FishbowlDC]

What's JMart Tweeting? - Posted September 20, 2012
Since we started monitoring Politico's Jonathan Martin's twitter feed, we've been treated to some of the worst, most annoying internet shorthand. I'll be the first to admit that it SEEMS to have gotten slightly better in recent d... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 10, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Nations Triathlon done in 3:08 (Olympic). Now, about that milkshake..." -- Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

What's JMart Tweeting? - Posted September 6, 2012
As journos in Charlotte look for new and different ways to cover the DNC, Politico's Senior Political Reporter Jonathan Martin has a unique idea. Write tweets that make you sound like a maniac. Just look at the gobbledygook he tweeted Wednesday night as America basked in the glow of the Bill... [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]

Fishbowl Summer Superlatives - THE RESULTS Part Deux - Posted August 24, 2012
On Thursday, we began rolling out the results of our Summer Superlatives and today, you get to meet the rest of the winners. Thanks for voting. Today's results kicks off with the Best Dressed category. This cage match was between Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

Fish Food - Posted August 16, 2012
(A Sprinkling of Things we Think you Ought to Know...) The Essence of Eric Holder - While the Fast and Furious scandal swirls around Attorney General Eric Holder, he ducked the heat to sit down with Essence magazine with his wife, ... [PRNewser]

Fish Food - Posted August 16, 2012
(A Sprinkling of Things we Think you Ought to Know...) The Essence of Eric Holder - While the Fast and Furious scandal swirls around Attorney General Eric Holder, he ducked the heat to sit down with Essence magazine with his wife, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted August 8, 2012
Quotes of the Day Reminder: Fishbowl Summer Superlatives 2012 At noon today we will begin compiling the nominees. So screw your deadlines for a few minutes and come help us decide which Washington journalists ought to be nominated for Worst Temper... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Oopsie: Politico's 'Than' v. 'Then' - Posted July 31, 2012
The nitromethane Politico uses to produce its stories at the speed of light understandably makes it hard to catch the occasional copy error. Even so, among the worst places you can screw up is in the crux of the story referenced in the headline. In ... [FishbowlDC]

What's Politico's JMart Tweeting? - Posted July 30, 2012
Politico Senior Political Reporter Jonathan Martin is a smart guy. He offers great political analysis around the clock and seems to really know what he's talking about. Of course, you wouldn't know that if you ba... [FishbowlDC]

What's JMart Tweeting? - Posted July 24, 2012
Politico reporter Jonathan Martin is one of the more high profile scribes working for the publication. You wouldn't be able to tell by his tweets. From grammatical errors to bizarre internet shorthand that comes off as some kind of pr... [FishbowlDC]

Uh Oh. Trouble in Paradise? - Posted July 2, 2012
Over the weekend, NBC "MTP" Producer Betsy Fischer posted this on Facebook: "Washington weekend! Lots of electricity in the sky but none at home!" We do hope she's talking about Pepco and not Po... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 26, 2012
Quotes of the Day Incest Desk: On Sunday Politico's Senior Political Reporter Jonathan Martin appeared on NBC's "Meet the Press" as part of the ro... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Photog Pops Question in Newsroom - Posted June 19, 2012
Maybe you've been blissfully hiding under a rock today and didn't hear the news? A Politico couple got engaged this afternoon in the thick of deadlines in a hamlet called Rosslyn. It's a first for the newsroom. As one reader put it, "What a romantic story.... Engaged in the swampiest... [FishbowlDC]

Don't Wait Up Dear, Marco Rubio is Scintillating - Posted June 18, 2012
Over the weekend Jonathan Martin, senior political reporter of Politico, published a nearly 2,000-word review in WSJ of two books on Florida GOP Sen. Marco Rubio. Huh?... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted June 4, 2012
Quotes of the Day Journo stops to tweet touching moment "Sitting on porch with Fix Jr as nice wind blows and temps in 70s. Hard to imagine a better day." -- WaPo's Chris Cillizza. I... [FishbowlDC]

A Little Birdy Tells Us... - Posted May 31, 2012
that Poshbrood, the upscale family travel site created by publicist and travel writer Elizabeth Thorp, helped plan the honeymoon of recently married NBC "MTP" Exec. Producer Betsy Fischer and Politico Senior Writer Jonathan Martin. ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico and NBC's "MTP" Say 'I Do' - Posted May 29, 2012
Top 5 Reasons Why Politico Senior Political Reporter Jonathan Martin and NBC's "MTP" Exec. Producer Betsy Fischer's Wedding Was Every... [FishbowlDC]

NBC's Betsy Fischer Weds Politico's Jonathan Martin - Posted May 29, 2012
Congratulations to "Meet the Press" executive producer Betsy Fischer and Politico senior writer Jonathan Martin, who married over the week... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 29, 2012
Quotes of the Day Are you there Gin? It's me, John "No, bottle of Hendricks, I will NOT come play with you again." -- Roll Call's John Stanton. It's 3:34 a.m. Do you know where you... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted May 21, 2012
Quotes of the Day "That's one crazy cat." -- MSNBC's Joe Scarborough on Politico's Patrick Gavin, who appeared on the program this morning. He was referring to Gavin's abundance of cats. ... [FishbowlDC]

Glamour Shots With Paul Wharton - Posted May 17, 2012
Few things in life sound more deliciously appealing than getting primped and preened for a professional photo shoot with "Real Housewives of D.C.'s" uber stylist Paul Wharton at the helm. As many readers know, Wharton has his own show on Sunday's called Paul Wharton Style, in which he downs a lot... [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]

Politico Reporter is Hooked on Folksy - Posted May 2, 2012
Politico's senior political reporter Jonathan Martin (more often known as JMart) is the least "folksy" guy around -- i.e. no one can relate to him or finds him "normal" on television or always understandable on Twitter -- and yet h... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 18, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Senator, the pornographic material has been removed from your desk." -- the note that "Veep" actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus said she left in Sen. Al Franken's (D-Minn.) desk on the Senate floor. She broke the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 18, 2012
Quotes of the Day "Senator, the pornographic material has been removed from your desk." -- the note that "Veep" actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus said she left in Sen. Al Franken's (D-Minn.) desk on the Senate floor. She broke the... [PRNewser]

"Veep" Stars Walk the Carpet in D.C. - Posted April 12, 2012
[caption id="attachment_70290" align="alignright" width="277" caption="Julia Louis-Dreyfuss"][/caption] The cast from HBO's upcoming series "Veep" were in town yesterday to promote the political comedy with a screening at the U.S Institute of Peace. It was mostly peaceful, but packed which made for dicey moments on the red... [PRNewser]

Fish Food - Posted April 2, 2012
(A Sprinkling of Things We Think You Ought to Know...) What's Driving the Day: It's Mike Allen's mom's birthday! Who better to get a shout-out in Politico's Playbook that Bar... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted February 29, 2012
Quotes of the Day Rolling Stone writer annoys himself "So yeah I deleted that last tweet because I was starting to annoy myself." -- Rolling Stone's Michael Hastings. HuffPost ... [FishbowlDC]

Is it Okay to use the Term 'Cracker' when describing Florida voters? - Posted February 1, 2012
Cracker, a pejorative term generally used to describe Southern rural white people, turned up at least twice yesterday during cable news coverage of the Florida primary. On Chuck Todd's MSNBC show Tuesday, Politico's ... [TVNewser]

FischMart Wedding Plans Coming Along Nicely - Posted January 19, 2012
Ribbons or no ribbons? She wants ribbons. Casual or ivory on ivory? No ivory. Navy blue and yellow or sage green? Undecided but leaning towards navy and yellow. On Tuesday morning NBC "MTP" Executive Producer Betsy Fischer... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 9, 2012
Quotes of the Day Journo love "Alex Burns. Maggie Haberman. We love you both." -- MSNBC's Alex Witt on Sunday afternoon to guests of the program Politico's Burns and Haberman. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 6, 2012
Quotes of the Day Live From New Hampshire: C-SPAN's Steve Scully interviews Politico's Jonathan Martin... [FishbowlDC]

Mmmm. Journos Eat Up in Iowa - Posted January 4, 2012
Iowa isn't known for its salads. It's reputation when it comes to food is somewhere between "fried butter on a stick" and "beef sundaes" (which Michele Bachmann served at the Iowa State Fair last August). During his speech last night Rick Santorum said, "This has been an... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Can't Get Enough of Itself - Posted January 3, 2012
If you don't think that Mike Allen's Playbook is the holy grail by which all other political newsletters should be judged, you're wrong. At least, that's what Politico thinks. They take the daily blast SO seriously, t... [FishbowlDC]

Separated at Birth: Politico's Maggie Haberman - Posted December 8, 2011
This morning we match up Politico's Maggie Haberman and "30 Rock's" Tina Fey. Observers also detect a little Sigourney Weaver in her. Haberman has been all over the Cable TV circuit ever since she and colleague Jonathan Martin published their spate of stories on the sexual harassmen... [FishbowlDC]

Attention J-Mart Shoppers: AJR Story on Politico Helps Rebrand Senior Political Scribe - Posted December 1, 2011
If Politico was feeling down in the dumps this week, American Journalism Review seriously raised the publication... [FishbowlDC]

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

Attention Reporters: Synchronize Your Watches - Posted November 10, 2011
We'd like all D.C media personnel to take a second and synchronize their stopwatches. There are too many disagreements on how long, exactly, Rick Perry's Porky Pig moment from last night's debate lasted. WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted November 8, 2011
Quotes of the Day Washington reacts to Conrad Murray verdict "GUILTY VERDICT IN MICHAEL JACKSON CASE - INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER: (By the way, the cheering is really creepy.)" -- FNC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Anti-Incest Desk - Posted November 7, 2011
When your fianc is executive producer of "MTP" it's easier to let your co-writer go on the program, even if it is the more impressive show. Such was the case this weekend when Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Nixes Credit for Politico on Cain Story - Posted November 2, 2011
The waters are getting muddied with the alleged sexual harassment story on Herman Cain. Since Monday, Politico has been getting loads of credit for breaking the news -- on TV, online, and in print. The publication's Jonathan ... [PRNewser]

MTP EP Betsy Fischer Says 'Yes' to Politico's Jonathan Martin - Posted October 23, 2011
Betsy Fischer, the executive producer of "Meet the Press," and Politico's Jonathan Martin got engaged Friday night at the Inn at Perry Cabin... [TVNewser]

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]

Politico Reports Charge That Roll Call Presidential Campaign Story is 'Fabricated' - Posted October 17, 2011
Politico's Alexander Burns reports today that a senator's aides are claiming a story published by Roll Call is false. His sources are a spokesman and an a... [PRNewser]

Politico Reports Charge That Roll Call Presidential Campaign Story is 'Fabricated' - Posted October 17, 2011
Politico's Alexander Burns reports today that a senator's aides are claiming a story published by Roll Call is false. His sources are a spokesman and an a... [FishbowlDC]

D.C. Media Events Can be Nasty Biz - Posted October 7, 2011
Media event planning can be a dirty business in Washington. In many instances it's tough to tell who is playing copy cat, but some things are clear: publications are vying to host pointedly similar events and competing for guests and warm bodies to fill their audiences. Getting the events underwritten is... [FishbowlDC]

Politico to Host Mystery Countdown Event - Posted September 29, 2011
Politico is sending out "Save the Date" invites to their November one-year countdown election news event. The gathering will be held on Nov. 1. The locale is still secret. They promise political bigwigs will attend. The time: 8 a.m. Please, Politico, we know you're into world domination, but does everyone ... [PRNewser]

Pols, Press Toast Schieffer's 20 Years of "Face the Nation" - Posted September 22, 2011
Had you walked through the doors of the St. Regis Hotel at this time last night, there's a good chance you would have bumped into Nancy Pelosi (D... [PRNewser]

J-Mart Hates Fox News - Posted August 30, 2011
We've noticed that Politico senior political writer Jonathan Martin has a growing, strange obsession with dinging Fox News. We know Politico has an upcoming GOP presidential debate they're co-sponsor... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Politico's Jonathan Martin Gets in Touch With Feminine Side - Posted July 14, 2011
Politico's Jonathan Martin only seems like an alpha male with his hard news ways. In reality, he's a man about town with girlfriend Betsy Fischer... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted May 16, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY Photograph by Film/TV Producer Tammy Garnes in Atlanta on Sunday at Spelman College graduation. The commencement speaker was first lady Michelle Obama. Ro... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Reporters/Editors: The Chosen Ones - Posted May 2, 2011
We've learned specifics on which Politico reporters received the exclusive invite to the boss's house on Sunday. As many know by now, Politico's Robert Allbritton and wife, Elena, held a post WHCD brunch at their Georgetown home, but only a small select group of ... [FishbowlDC]

Incest Desk - Posted April 25, 2011
NYT's Mark Leibovich likely has enough examples of cozy Washington scenarios for his upcoming book on Washington's incestuous culture. But we're starting this new feature anyhow to highlight a subject that's begging fo... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted March 28, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY And the Worst-Sounding Breakfast Award goes to... "Easy Sunday breakfast: Cook and drain some frozen peas. Thickly slice and cook bacon. Toss together with lots of salt and pepper. Done." -- Chef ... [FishbowlDC]

"MTP" Fetes New Press Rep - Posted March 3, 2011
[caption id="attachment_32541" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="MTP's Adam Verdugo, Betsy Fischer and Erika Masonhall c/o WHCInsider"][/caption] A group of Washington's journos gathe... [FishbowlDC]

Hey, Isn't That... - Posted February 27, 2011
Kathy Griffin? The kooky comic was spotted at L2 on Friday night. Griffin, who had just wrapped a performance at the Kennedy Ce... [TVNewser]

The Couple That Retweets Together Stays Together - Posted February 3, 2011
Washington D.C. power couple Executive NBC "MTP" Producer Betsy Fischer and Politico reporter Jonathan Martin support each other on Twi... [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]

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]

Poynter Gives Politico the Nod - Posted January 10, 2011
The Poynter Institute has written an entire story about Politico's coverage of the Arizona shootings. In turn, Politico is reporting on itself this morning. News of the story showed up in a number of Politico messages by reporters on Twitter last night. For instance, Politico's Jake Sherman wrote, "... [FishbowlDC]

Haddad Honored - Posted December 9, 2010
Media maven Tammy Haddad was feted for her work with the Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) last night. The event was hosted by Susan Axelrod and ... [FishbowlDC]

Love is in the Journo Air: Frisky Whisky Edition - Posted December 8, 2010
Blind item. Love was in the lusty air last night at a holiday party co-hosted by UrbanDaddy and Johnnie Walker at AGAINN. Media types turned out to sip JW and toast the winter season but no one celebrated quite like two undisclosed media types - a newspaper gal and pr... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted December 6, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Score: Washington Examiner's gossip maven Nikki Schwab wins a new red Nikon Coolpix camera at the office holiday party in a raffle. Twenty plus prizes, including an... [FishbowlDC]

Romance in the Woods - Posted November 30, 2010
Romance is always more interesting when guns are involved. FishMart (as in MTP Executive Producer Betsy Fischer and Politico's Jonathan Martin) romanced their way through the Thanksgiving holiday late last week by taking to the woods. With guns. Martin deferred to his girlfriend over ... [FishbowlDC]

NJ Mimics Politico Story and Headline - Posted November 16, 2010
At 1:06 p.m. Politico broke the story on the aide to RNC Chairman Michael Steele who quit and then lambasted him. At 2:58 p.m. NJ wrote practically the same story... [FishbowlDC]

Quotes of the Day - Posted November 15, 2010
Travel report Amy Argetsinger is in Rome. But don't rob my apartment, okay? -- WaPo's Reliable Source writer Amy Argetsinger in a weekend Facebook update. Unpleasant travel memories... [FishbowlDC]

NBC's 'Meet the Press' Hosts Pre-Election Web Show - Posted November 1, 2010
Political junkies that can't wait until Tuesday night to get their David Gregory fix now have another option. NBC's "Meet the Press" has produced a special web show "The Final Countdown," previewing the midterms. Gregory moderates the program, and is joined by National Journal's Charlie Cook, Politico's Jonathan Martin... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

From the Road: Politico Reporter Gets Stopped by Wasilla Police for Being 'Suspicious' - Posted November 1, 2010
Driving out of Wasilla View from the reporter's Alaskan hotel room We continue our From the Road serie... [FishbowlDC]

In Case You Didn't Know Who's Sponsoring... - Posted October 20, 2010
Can anyone possibly count the whopping number of Politico logos at the publication's midterm conversation event this morning at the Newseum? We counted an approximate 68 Politico logos. Featured at the "Covering the Midterms 2010" event were Editor-in-Chief John Harris, Senior Political Reporter Maggie Haberman... [FishbowlDC]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted August 10, 2010
Quote(s) of the Day Educating senators on weed usage "How many of current 100 senators wld be familiar w basic mechanics of a bong?" - Politico's Jonathan Martin regarding candidate Rand Paul's alleged marijuana involvement in college. ANGRY JOU... [FishbowlDC]

Politico's Ben Smith Has a Blog Sitter - Posted July 7, 2010
You've heard of babysitters. But here, Politico's Jonathan Martin takes on another kind of role for his colleague, Smith, who's on vacation. (We alluded to all this in an earlier post today, but this makes it official.) Hopefully Martin won't get too rattled. jmartpolitico "Am blog-sitting for @benpolitico over nxt couple o days,... [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]

Journos Flock to Conde Nast Traveler Fete - Posted June 25, 2010
L: Glenn Ballard, Christine Delargy, Christina Sevilla and Jay Newton-Small R: Valerie Jarrett. Hoards of journalists came out to the Washington Hilton last night to celebrate DC with Conde Nast Traveler magazine. The fete ... [FishbowlDC]

The Picture of the Evening - Posted June 23, 2010
Just ignore Gov. Mark Sanford and ex-wife Jenny (who divorced in March). The person countless journos were talking about last night was CNN Political Producer Peter Hamby, who, if you look carefully, appears between the once wed couple. Hamby looks to be... [FishbowlDC]

Fred Feted: A Toast to Thompson's Memoir - Posted June 13, 2010
Presidential candidate of yesteryear and former GOP Senator Fred Thompson and his new memoir "Teaching the Pig to Dance" were celebrated at the home of Juleanna Glover on Saturday evening. Despite intense weekend heat and humidity (Note: Thompson was not rocking a ... [FishbowlDC]

Courtovich Hosts Journos For Annual Gaucho - Posted May 24, 2010
Courtovich took this pic of Gaucho decorations. Jim Courtovich, managing partner of Kearsarge Global Advisers, hosted his annual Gaucho party Saturday night. And he delivered with a great m... [FishbowlDC]

Oops: F-Mart Mislabeled - Posted April 19, 2010
Washington Life Magazine's Young & Guest Party last week was filled with perfectly coiffed women in strapless bright-colored dresses and made-up faces. In the mix was MTP's Executive Producer Betsy Fischer and... [FishbowlDC]

A Good Night to be on the Guest List - Posted April 16, 2010
The Hill's Jared Allen and Roll Call's Jackie Kucinich with Sarah Taylor. Last night, movers and shakers of all ages gathered at the Washington Club in Dupont Circle to toast Washington Life's annual "Young and the Guest List." From the swanky digs and the guests' stylish threads to the truly superb swag bags... [FishbowlDC]

Inside the Book Party of Time Editor Richard Stengel - Posted April 2, 2010
Photo credit: Julie Fischer Photography An intimate party was held Thursday night celebrating the release of Time magazine managing editor Rick Stengel's tome Mandela's Way: Fifteen Lessons on Life, Love and Courage. The Aspen Institute's W... [FishbowlDC]

NYT's Leibovich to Shine Spotlight on Internal Politico Matters - Posted March 30, 2010
Politico scribes are buzzing about an upcoming NYT magazine piece by Mark Leibovich. Leibovich has interviewed many reporters at Politico for what is expected to be a lengthy piece on the publication that focuses primarily on reporter ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Behind the Scenes - Posted March 22, 2010
Howard Kurtz got a rare behind-the-scenes look at how Politico operates for Sunday's "Reliable Sources" on CNN. Cameras were allowed into the conference room as Politico planned its health care coverage. Those at the filmed meeting included: ... [FishbowlDC]

Big Night for BBC - Posted March 18, 2010
Just after BBC News correspondent Lyse Doucet was awarded the prestigious David Bloom Award, Doucet, Katy Kay and the rest of the BBC team held court at the Hi... [FishbowlDC]

Labash Blowout Book Party: Marion Barry Has Arrived! - Posted March 11, 2010
The Weekly Standard/Daily Caller Matt Labash's book, Fly Fishing With Darth Vader: And Other Adventures With Evangelical Wrestlers, Political Hitmen, And Jewish Cowboys came to life Thursday night as characters from his anthology filed in one by one to the beautifu... [FishbowlDC]

Inside a Politico Editorial Meeting - Posted March 1, 2010
Ever wondered what the inside of a Politico editorial meeting looks like? Watch this satire video created by xtranormal. It goes like this: Executive Editor Jim VandeHei grills M... [FishbowlDC]

Haddad Declares Fischer B-Day Party OTR, Scribes Irked by Sudden Rule - Posted February 19, 2010
Tammy Haddad, part-time PR guru, part-time Politico contributor and among the hosts of NBC MTP Producer's Betsy Fischer's birthday party tonight, has pulled a fast one. Three hours before the p... [FishbowlDC]

Love is in the Journo Air - Posted February 18, 2010
We're hearing about a budding romance between Politico's Jonathan Martin and NBC MTP executive producer Bet... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Follows CQ-Roll Call on Thune Prez Premonition - Posted January 14, 2010
The "new name" of Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) may be emerging in presidential politics, as reported in Wednesday's story by Jonathan Martin in Politico, but it emerged nearly a month ago in CQ-Roll Call in a story by ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Releases Year In Review Video - Posted December 28, 2009
Politico reporters came together to create their "2009: Year in Review" video. Included are cameos from Jeanne Cummings, Mike Allen, Jonathan Martin and Patrick ... [FishbowlDC]

Quinn, Gillespie & Associates Ring in the Holiday Season in Style - Posted December 9, 2009
VandeHei, Stoddard, Allen, Quinn and kiddies. Last night was a big night for holiday parties - the Brunswick Group held court at L2, Scene Bisnow celebrated at Public Bar but the evening's big ticket event was hosted by Quinn, Gillespie & Associates on the... [FishbowlDC]

Morgan Freeman in DC for "Invictus" Screening - Posted December 1, 2009
Mediocre blackberry pic of Matthews and Freeman by yours truly. Renowned actor Morgan Freeman graced DC last evening for a screening of "Invictus," which hits theaters December 11th. Directed by... [FishbowlDC]

Friends and Colleagues Fete Embeds' Palin Book - Posted November 6, 2009
Former campaign embeds Scott Conroy and Shushannah Walshe... [FishbowlDC]

Spinning Election Night Results - Posted November 4, 2009
Communications teams are still spinning results from last night's elections, in which Republicans won governor's races in New Jersey and Virgina. Republican Michael Bloomberg ... [PRNewser]

Trick or Treat: DC Journos Talk Halloween Costumes - Posted October 28, 2009
When it comes to Halloween, I like to do it right or not at all (see Bjork of 2006). But this year, I'm stumped. With the haunted holiday only days away, I reached out to some Washington journos for ideas and inspiration. So, what are your fav. journos wearing... [FishbowlDC]

DC's Bravest Media Types Take Stage for "Karaoke in the Capital" - Posted October 22, 2009
How do you get cardigans and pearls to the Rock and Roll Hotel? "Karaoke in the Capital"... DC's bravest media types took center stage last night for charity. Donning a cowboy hat, a "Fort Worth Star Telegram" belt buckle, a leather belt that read "Schieffer" and a new beard, CBS' Bob Schieffer... [FishbowlDC]

"Goatee Gamble": Wimp-Out Clause or Legit? - Posted October 15, 2009
DC journo tweeps are a-Twitter today over whether the latest development in "Goatee Gamble" between ABC's Jake Tapper and NBC's Chuck Todd is a "wimp-out clause," as dubbed by ABC colleague ... [FishbowlDC]

Media Types Come Out for GQ's "Most Powerful" Party - Posted October 14, 2009
They may not have made the list, but they made the guest list. GQ editor Jim Nelson welcomed some of DC's official "Most Powerful" and some of DC's most powerful media types to 701 last night for good food, flowing wine and Orszag sightings. In attendance: the White House's Bill Burton, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 09.25.09 - Posted September 25, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

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

Evolution of Journalism Panel This Wednesday - Posted July 27, 2009
Join DC Mag editor-in-chief Karen Sommer Shalett, Politico's Jonathan Martin, AP's assistant Washington bureau chief Steve Komarow and Slate's general manager and publisher ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 07.27.09 - Posted July 27, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. From yesterday's ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted June 5, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press: Programming note: Due to NBC's coverage of the French Open, Meet the Press will not air Sunday, June 7. We will return at our regular time on June 14. CBS' Face the Nation: White House Senior Advisor David Axelrod and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich ABC's This Week: Secretary... [FishbowlDC]

Washingtonian Names 50 Top Journos - Posted May 26, 2009
In the June issue of Washingtonian, the mag's executive editor Garrett Graff takes his old Fishbowl fins out for a spin to write the quadrennial review of Washington's "50 Top Journalists." The piece evaluates the city's rising stars, anchor... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 05.20.09 - Posted May 20, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

The After-After-Party: Feldman's - Posted May 10, 2009
Michael Feldman hosted a late night after-after-party with Michael Kives and Philippe Reines in Dupont. Late night partiers included Chace Crawford, ... [FishbowlDC]

Get to Know: WH Correspondents 40 & Under - Posted May 7, 2009
Erin McPike gets personal with the new regime of young correspondents on journalism's most prestigious beat in Capitol File's latest issue that will be unveiled at their post-WHCD party on Saturday evening. ... [FishbowlDC]

Sasha's Send Off From Print To Glossy - Posted April 29, 2009
Last night at Poste, friends of Sasha Issenberg gathered to celebrate his move from The Boston Globe to the magazine Monocle. He starts today as a Washington correspondent. We, unfortunately, weren't able to make it, but hear these folks did: Peter Canellos, ... [FishbowlDC]

Awards, Panel & DC Journo A-Listers At The Week's Opinion Awards - Posted April 28, 2009
There were more than plenty DC journos on hand last night at the St. Regis Hotel to see David Axelrod introduce David Brooks as The Week's ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 04.06.09 - Posted April 6, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 77 covering the Obama administration and ... [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]

Battle of the DC Book Party - Posted February 27, 2009
On any given night in DC, champagne flutes are raised for a new book by a journo, a politico, and last night was no exception. Boston Globe editor Martin Baron and Washington Bureau Chief Peter Canellos hosted a book party at the office for "Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted... [FishbowlDC]

Bash & King Join Politico for Coffee Talk - Posted February 19, 2009
Against a backdrop of Politico and Starbucks' logos, Mike Allen moderated the first in Politico's Coffeehouse Conversations, a panel of CNN's Senior Congressional Correspondent ... [FishbowlDC]

If You Weren't at Greenberg's Book Party... - Posted February 17, 2009
You may have been at Juleanna Glover's for a toast to FBDC. Joining us were Liz Glover, Becca Glover, Kelly O'Donnell, Jonathan Capehart, Jessica Yellin... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted January 2, 2009
Meet The Press: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and a roundtable with The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg, BBC World News America's Katty Kay, Al-Arabiya's Hisham Mel... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.25.08 - Posted November 25, 2008
Good Morning Washington. What DC restaurant 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]

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]

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, 11.13.08 - Posted November 13, 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]

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, 10.15.08 - Posted October 15, 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]

Shep Gets Hall of Fame Nod - Posted October 2, 2008
FNC anchor Shepard Smith is anchoring live in St. Louis at the site of the VP debate today, but tomorrow he'll be somewhere totally different. Smith will be inducted into the University of Mississip... [TVNewser]

Couric's Questions Get Veep Treatment — But What Did Palin Say? - Posted September 30, 2008
Tonight, for the fourth time in five shows, the CBS Evening News will feature a Katie Couric interview with Gov. Sarah Palin. But TVNewser has learned Palin will be featured tomorrow and Th... [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]

Hottest Media Types: The Day After... - Posted August 6, 2008
Boy was yesterday exhausting. Less than 24 hours after we announced the nominations for FishbowlDC's Fourth Annual ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 07.31.08 - Posted July 31, 2008
Good Morning Washington. Above, FishbowlDC's "Word Cloud," courtesy of World.net. 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, 04.03.08 - Posted April 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Perez Hilton is a WHCA guest! And Donatella Versace, too! And it's the birthday of Politico's Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen's Mom. Speaking of Jonathan Martin's b-day, Mike Al... [FishbowlDC]

J-Mart Finally Finds His Girl - Posted March 27, 2008
It's Meghan McCain! Here the potential First Daughter poses with Politico's Jonathan Martin: ... [FishbowlDC]

The Ladies Love Tucker - Posted March 12, 2008
That was Hilary Rosen, Barbara Comstock, Margaret Carlson, Tammy Haddad and Kate O'Beirne (and male admirers Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen) toasting Tucker Carlson last night at The Palm. Rosen even "sung" a song for Tucker and the staff of The Palm serenaded Carlson with a rowdy version of "He's A... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.20.07 - Posted September 20, 2007
Good morning Washington. Your bet is on Stephen Colbert over Jon Stewart in a fist fight. Roll Call's Moira Bagley celebrates a birthday today. ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.05.07 - Posted September 5, 2007
Good morning Washington and Happy September. You are not ready for summer to be over. We aren't either. Can you answer CQ's Political Trivia? No peeking! What did you think of the P... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 07.18.07 - Posted July 18, 2007
Good morning Washington. Do tell! What are these mythical "other" beaches you are running off to? An ABC release announced, "For the twelfth consecutive week, ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Total Viewers, Hous... [FishbowlDC]

Martin v. Kane - Posted June 7, 2007
We hear that intrepid political reporters Jonathan Martin (Politico) and Paul Kane (washingtonpost.com) are going face to face in a DomeNation interview being conducted today at the rooftop of 101 Constitution. (Okay, it's not really a face-off, unfortunately...they're just being interviewed by David All and Jerome Armstrong). Typically, Martin and Kane prefer trading... [FishbowlDC]

Bad News For the Iowa Straw Poll Is Good News For Reporters - Posted June 7, 2007
In his Political Playbook, Mike Allen spots this interesting nugget by Jonathan Martin: Attn: Political reporters. You can join the rest of the country in taking time off this August. ... [FishbowlDC]

Hops With Hotline - Posted April 20, 2007
When Jonathan Martin left, the Hotline's collective drinking skills declined substantially. Still, we hear that there are still some champs in the mix who can put back the Makers and ginger ale with the best of 'em. See you how you stack up by joining them this afternoon: April 20, 2007 Hotline On Call... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 04.11.07 - Posted April 11, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think journalists like Tim Russert, Jeff Greenfield, etc. should not continue to appear on Don Imus' radio program. An ABC release announced that "World News with Charles Gibson" "was the #1 ... [FishbowlDC]

What To Do Tonight? - Posted April 5, 2007
Celebrate how old the Politico's Jonathan Martin is at his birthday bash? Or go to the Washington City Paper's redesign bash? ... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash, 03.22.07 - Posted March 22, 2007
An ABC release announces that "World News with Charles Gibson" will air a special series -- "Key to the World" -- reported by ABC News' Bill Weir. "The series will take Weir on reporting assignments around the globe, and in conjunction, 'World News' will have a single commercial sponsor the first... [FishbowlDC]

Aw, You Guys... - Posted March 8, 2007
It's official: Maybe the Politico doesn't hate us after all. (earlier: "It's Official: The Politico Hates Us") Their Happy Hour blogroll has been updated. We've wiped away our tear with a Kleenex provided to us by Jonathan Martin, and made sure that it didn't get on the jacket worn by Jim Vandehei that... [FishbowlDC]

Jonathan Martin Is Even Hotter Than You Thought - Posted January 24, 2007
From his old buddies at the Hotline: The Politico's Jonathan Martin (who is much more handsome than his caricature would suggest) got the scoop that back-bencher/ex-Speaker Dennis Hastert endorsed Gov. Mitt Romney. ... [FishbowlDC]

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