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Birthdays: Eli Pariser. Cyrus Krohn. Bill Safire is 79. Most of you are not planning on giving any co-workers a holiday gift. Kenny Day, Stephanie Woodrow, Janine P. Clifford, Tom Reynolds, Anne Schroeder Mullins, Thomas Jones, Marc A. Ross, Kevin Maljak, Leigh Anna Thomure, Brandon Wright, Carolyn Landes and Meredith Harman all knew that yesterday’s picture was of Charlie Palmers. Check out today’s White House Photo of the Day from Time. Today’s “Angry Journalist” rant of the day: “angry b/c can’t get over bitterness 18 months after being laid off after 25 years in the business. any advice out there?”
Today’s FishbowlDC comment of the day (with regards to yesterday’s post on “On Covering Obama…“: Reader frankiea77 writes, “Did anyone else catch that Obama bought ice cream for all the pool reporters on a recent trip? Isn’t that a gift that would constitute a conflict of interest for the reporters involved? Call it Vanilla-gate. Journos, get on it.” Keep the FishbowlDC discussion going by dropping your comments here.
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