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Heads Up: Bloomberg Politics to Host ‘With All Due Respect’ Viewing Party

Bloomberg Politics will host a viewing party for “With All Due Respect,” its long-awaited television show hosted by Game Change and Double Down authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, on Tuesday, October 7th at 5 pm. The program debuts the day prior and will air daily at 5 pm on Bloomberg TV and online.

In recent months, Bloomberg Politics, which next week will also launch its website www.bloombergpolitics.com, has been on a hiring spree, picking up Monocle’s Sasha Issenberg, Slate’s David WeigelEsquire’s Mike Nizza, ABC News’ Tom Johnson, and “The Daily Show’s” Pat King. The program will be taped and produced out of New York City.

For those who missed the invite but don’t want to miss, send a suck up email to Bloomberg News’ Emma Angerer.

We’ll see you there.

Bloomberg Politics - Launch Party Invitation 10.7.14

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Tuesday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Data Transparency 2014 at the JW Marriott, 9 a.m.

— BRAIN Initiative Awards at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

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During the Spanish-American War, more Americans died from Yellow Fever than died in combat.

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Monday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Politico Presents Lessons From Leaders: The Leadership Landscape with Bill Gates, 8 a.m.

— Writing True Stories That Make a Difference at the National Press Club, 9 a.m.

— Book Rap: Nicholas Kristoff: “A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunities” at the National Press Club, 9:30 a.m.

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Fishbowl Fun Fact

A mineral matching the chemical makeup of Kryptonite was discovered in a Serbian mine.

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Friday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— The New Kurdish Reality in the Middle East: Prospects and Possibilities Peoples’ Democratic Party at the National Press Club, 8 a.m.

— Cyber Security Skills for Journalists at the National Press Club, Saturday at 9 a.m.

— Inside Media: “The Boomer List” Opening Weekend at the Newseum, Saturday at 2:30 p.m.

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Fishbowl Fun Fact

The state of Kentucky has more barrels of bourbon aging than people living in the state.

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Thursday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Is the Internet Starting to Fracture? at the Brookings Institute, 9 a.m.

— Book Rap: Travis Smiley “Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year” at the National Press Club, 6:30 p.m.

— Cyber Security Skills For Journalists at the National Press Club, 6:30 p.m.

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Fishbowl Fun Fact

Chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream was first created by Ben & Jerry’s.

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Wednesday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— “El Deafo” by Cece Bell and David Lasky at Politics and Prose, 10:30 a.m.

— CAIR: 100+ Muslim Scholars, Leaders to Issue Open Letter Refuting ISIS Ideology at the National Press Club, noon

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There are three power grids in the US; one covers the East, one covers the West and one covers Texas.

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Tuesday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Women and Media: Africa in Focus at the Gallup World Headquarters, 9 a.m.

— Advanced Facebook: How to Make the World’s Largest Social Network Work For You at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

— Luncheon with former Sen. Jim Webb at the National Press Club, 12:30 p.m.

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Mailing an entire building has been illegal in the U.S. since 1916 after a man mailed a 40,000-ton brick house across Utah to avoid high freight rates.

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Saturday Night Toast for Newly Appointed U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith

Photos via Haddad Media

Mikey Dickerson, Megan Smith, Hilary Rosen, Tammy Haddad, Kara Swisher, Lucky Carney

Saturday night at the home of Hilary Rosen, colleagues, friends and family gathered to toast Megan Smith, the recently appointed U.S. Chief Technology Officer and Assistant to the President.

Guests were welcomed at the door to flights of champagne and proceeded into the residence to a table of gourmet delectables and passed hors d’oeuvres.

The high level crowd included Hunter Biden and Kathleen Biden, Kara SwisherBob Barnett and CBS News’ Rita Braver, FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel and husband Mark Bailen, FLOTUS Communications Director Maria Cristina “MC” González and husband Miguel FerrerWalt Mossberg and Edie Mossberg (Walt and POLITICO’s Mike Allen both had iPhone 6s), Vicki Kennedy, NIH’s Dr. Tony Fauci, Amb. Lloyd HandJeremy Bash and Robyn Bash, Campbell Spencer, director of the White House Visitors Office Ellie Schafer, administrator of the U.S. Digital Service Mikey DickersonNYTimes’ Carl Hulse, Vanity Fair’s Maureen OrthGreta Van SusterenAl Hunt and Judy WoodruffAndrea Mitchell, and Ed Henry and Shirley Henry.

More photos after the jump. Read more

Monday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— A Strategic Plan For Employee Benefits panel at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

— Media Rise Festival, today through Sunday, September 28

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Russia didn’t consider beer to be alcoholic until 2011.

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#LOL Téa Leoni

At the POLITICO Playbook Lunch last hour, star of CBS’s new series “Madam Secretary” Téa Leoni joked about who from American politics her character emulates.

h/t to POLITICO Video EP Christine Delargy via Instagram

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