Quotes of the Day
“This here is a Christopher Hitchens Christmas ornament.” — The Hill’s Daniel Strauss.
“Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse’s shoes — not what a senator typically wears to work.” — HuffPost‘s Ethan Klapper.
Journo’s react to laziness accusation: NYT‘s Carl Hulse comes up with perfect response
“Laziness in political reporting is becoming an epidemic.” — Josh Holmes.
- “I’d like to know what he means but wld take 2 much time.” — NYT‘s Carl Hulse.
- “I totally agree. I mean, I haven’t checked, but totally true.” — Politico‘s Josh Gerstein.
Journo wants legal help with parking ticket
“I need a constitutional law attorney to help me with a parking ticket, pro bono. Any volunteers?” — Politico White House reporter Byron Tau.
ABC reporter bashes CNN
“CNN’s headline that Obama/GOP are ‘running out of time’ on fiscal cliff is the reason people don’t watch CNN.” — ABC News’ Matt Negrin.
Quote Taken Out of Context
“I’m just bummed Kei$ha couldn’t make the afterparty.” — Politico‘s Dave Catanese.
Hey Touré: WHAT’S YOUR PROBLEM?
“@Toure since you’re RTing me how about UNBLOCKING me so I can FOLLOW YOU.” — FBDC and TheBlaze‘s Eddie Scarry.
Unnecessary Tweet of the Day (although we’re absurdly glad he did it)
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See what has a cartoonist in a twist…
Journo fears…“O-M-G! tomorrow’s 12/12/12! …and dudes, you know– that’s twice as bad as 6/6/6 !!!” — Politico cartoonist Matthew Wuerker.
What, is Leibo’s book coming out soon?
“Hazy outlines of my gift for @MarkLeibovich taking form – appears to be a lump of coal.” — Politico‘s Jonathan Martin.
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