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Michael Dukakis is 75 today. Dennis Miller turns 55. Ten years ago, Jesse Ventura was elected governor of Minnesota. Who celebrated birthdays over the weekend? Jane Wusterbarth, Bo Harmon, Adam Kushner, Sarah Smith, David Sirota, Eric Wall. Today? Kate Gibbs. Tomorrow? Ben Smith. Christie Findlay (who’s moving to Philadelphia). Kevin McVicker. Richard Hudson. Marty Eisenstadt hangs with Joe the Plumber (and catches him canoodling SNL staffers)! Slate’s John Dickerson says that an Obama loss “would be disastrous for the media and political establishment.” You think Obama won the week. Friday was the birthday of John McCaslin.
TigerHawk is campaigning for “Megyn Kelly for press secretary”. Katie Allison Granju wants “to see the actuarial tables for blogging”. Slate reports, “Every weekday, Slate and our video magazine, Slate V, will present excerpts from the most recent Charlie Rose show”. “why.i.hate.dc Is Back!” Washington City Paper is “Introducing the Manliest Workplace Competition”. Marc Ambinder reports, “Progressive Accountability Holds Me Accountable”. Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time. Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “I am working so often during week ends and evenings ( not even counting nights ) that by going back home to sleep makes me feel like I gotta write something about it… Anybody has a decent job to offer? just can’t stand it anymoreâ€¦.”
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- MoJo Smacks Down Examiner Writer 'Investigating' Michael Hastings' Death