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Around the Fishbowl

We’re starting a new feature to let you in on what some of the other blogs in the mediabistro family are up to. What are fishy family members for, right? This will be sporadic and largely unplanned. Enjoy.

Smarty pants remarks…NYT commenters are smarter than the rest of the insane asylum let loose on the Internet, huh? FishbowlNY’s Chris O’Shea writes of a study that claims NYT commenters are a cut above the rest. Read here.

Cheating pol has memoir in works…FishbowlLA’s Matthew Fleischer reports that former Cali Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has a new memoir on the horizon. The working title? Tiptoeing Around the House: Sleeping with the Maid and Other Untold Stories in the Schwarzenneger Abode. No, not really. It’s Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story. Read here.

Troy Davis. Who covered the execution longest? TVNewser’s Alex Weprin reports that Fox News had the least mentions of the Georgia execution last night. While MSNBC covered the news throughout the evening as did CNN, FNC’s Sean Hannity covered it at 9 p.m., Greta Van Susteren spoke of it a few times but no one stayed through the 11 p.m. hour like the other networks. Read here.

 

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