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Where in the world is Marcus BROW-klee? It’s the birthday of Christopher Dorobek (and someone tell Patrick Ottenhoff: It’s the birthday of Mark Knopfler. Most of you think that Obama’s decision to announce Veep pick online is silly. Check out the Dumb Twitter of the day. That was DCists Jamie Liu and Missy Frederick on Kojo Nnamdi yesterday talking about restaurants. Coming up: Nora McAlvanah‘s birthday. Men, in case you missed “This Week” on Sunday, Cokie Roberts thinks you’re self-absorbed. Craig Newmark is Twittering from the Aspen Institute. FishbowlNY explains why “We Want What the Carney’s are Having!” D.C. Wire reports, “Mayor’s Spokeswoman to Tie the Knot”. Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “Everyone should know by now that The National Enquirer has a greatâ€“yes, greatâ€“track record of breaking stories, including national political stories. What people don’t want to admit is, well, that The National Enquirer has a great track record of breaking stories, including national political stories! It’s time to stop ignoring the Enquirer, and looking into the stories that they cover, the stories that they break, and the stories in the future that they are going to break! The National Enquirer is mainstream media, and it has been for a long time now. All journalists need to admit to this, because it’s true!” Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time.
Today’s FishbowlDC comment of the day (with regards to Sunday’s post on “Broder Celebrates 400th ‘Meet’ Appearance“): Reader ald1968 writes, “David did a good job on yesterday’s show. He would make his mentor( Tim Russert) very proud. Keep up the good work, Stretch.” Keep the FishbowlDC discussion going by dropping your comments here.
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