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The President woke up this morning a Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Above is the photo that was brought to White House press secretary Robert Gibbs in yesterday’s press briefing. It’s of the President playing basketball with Reggie Love, now an aide, former Duke basketball star. We hear the pic’s now hanging in the West Wing and Gibbs says it’s signed by (and with) Love. The White House will be posting new pics on flikr today.
What we know and what we’re reading this Friday morning…
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Tensions are high on TV…
Joe Scarborough vs. Rush Limbaugh.
Mediaite: ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos appeared last night on Sean Hannity‘s Fox News. After Hannity brought up safe school czar Kevin Jennings and insinuated dangerous statements, Stephanopoulos countered: “I donÂ’t think you have the goods on this one Sean.”
Stephen Colbert on Glenn Beck: “Clearly Glenn Beck is as sincere in what he says and does as I am in believing baby carrots are trying to turn me gay.”
ABC Jonathan Karl here: NBC Correspondent Richard Engel is taking sides in the debate over what to do next in Afghanistan.
PRNewser has the FTC’s guidelines for bloggers. We should prob read that.
Conde Nast could be down $1 billion this year. FishbowlNY’s Amanda Ernst was on mediabistro’s Morning Media Menu earlier to discuss.
There may also be layoffs coming at Time.
Barnes & Noble is also working on an e-book reader.
And, of course, “Rogue Journalist,” by Time‘s Joel Stein.
Slate‘s Jack Shafer on the Newseum exhibit of Tim Russert‘s office.
HAT TIPS: mediabistro, TVNewser, Politico, NJ‘s Wake-Up Call and Last Call!