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It’s the 45th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s March on Washington. It’s former SecDef William Cohen‘s birthday. Check out scenes from the convention floor last night and find out what 15,000 journalists are doing in Denver. “Media-Suffused Denver Whipped by O-phones; Geezers Bump Into Walls.” Shafer: “Why Convention Coverage Can’t Be Olympian.” Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “They warned us in journalism school about how poor we would be. THEY WARNED US.” Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time. Today’s FishbowlDC comment of the day (with regards to yesterday’s post on “Milbank, A Banana and a Condom“): Reader thegreenmiles writes, “The Washington Post pays five figures to send Dana Milbank to Denver for the week so he can send back stories about bananas and condoms? I have no idea why the newspaper business is in such deep trouble, do you?” Keep the FishbowlDC discussion going by dropping your comments here.
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