QUOTES of the DAY


Violent anti-Harry Potter journo

“If that was your phone that just played the Harry Potter theme song, please meet me out back so I can smash your phone.” — WCP‘s Benjamin Freed in a Tuesday tweet.

Rep. David Dreier has an admirer

“Spotted David Drier loosening his tie. Leaving the Capitol heading towards Russell. FWIW I like his suit.” — Roll Call‘s new HOH writer Neda Semnani in a Tuesday tweet of the always well-dressed California Republican.

No shirt, no shoes, no Press Club

“Fuck I gotta put on shoes to go to the National Press Club.” — D.C.-based freelancer Mike Elk in a Tuesday tweet. He writes for In These Times.

Scribe needs new strategy to recognize MOC’s

“That’s it. I’m making congressmen flashcards. The pin on the lapel only does so much.” — Roll Call‘s Jessica Estepa in a Tuesday tweet.

One vote for seeing Bin Laden’s corpse

“I would note that most Americans have seen ‘The Falling Man.’ Maybe they deserve to see the OBL photos.” — The Hill‘s White House Correspondent Sam Youngman in a Tuesday tweet.