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We’ve got your morning mix of media Muesli after the jump…
Great scenes from Slate’s party. TVNewser chats with Greta. It’s the birthday of Steve Clemons and Bob Kerrey. Also: LBJ. Tomorrow: Marty Kady. One year ago today, Roll Call reported Larry Craig’s arrest. Former “Hardball” staffer Jeremy Bronson has a piece up on TNR about the conventions. TVNewser reports, “CNN Beats CBS & ABC in 10pmET Hour”. Howard Kurtz tweets, “Man, this place is crawling with media egos, some pretending to be happy to see each other”. Garrett Graff tweets, “Much applause for Peter Jennings and Tim Russert during #dnc08 video tribute to Dems who passed away. Odd to include them in that video?” Convention Daily presents, “Ted Koppel On Covering Conventions”, “Roger Mudd On Covering Conventions” and “Jim Lehrer On Covering Conventions“. Playbook reports, “D’OH: The Hampton Inn where some Time, Newsweek, Wall Street Journal and CBS journalists are staying has no bar.” Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “People who run papers who want to transition the newspaper business to the internet but can’t check their own E-mail or thinks a Blackberry is something bears eat.” Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time.
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