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Scarborough imitates Olbermann. Today is the birthday of Molly Gannon. The First Friday Collective announced, “The voting for this year’s DBoTY was very heavy, and close for a long time. But in the end, we had a clear winner(s) — Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews of the left-wing PR machine known as MSNBC.” Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time. Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “Why did I ever decide to work for the Moonies? What a terrible idea. This paper has so many issues I have not idea where to start. The only reason it still exists is due to its crazy cult leader owner.”
Today’s FishbowlDC comment of the day (with regards to Monday’s post on “Obama Supports A Stimulus Package For Journos?“: Reader exdeadhead writes, “Seems like this could eventually become a First Amendment test case. A press that becomes dependent upon government largesse also becomes less independent, less free. Whether bought in part or in whole, freedom of the press is abridged.” Keep the FishbowlDC discussion going by dropping your comments here.
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