What we almost missed today…

• The Fresno Bee caught up with Fox’s Bret Baier. On taking over from Brit Hume, Baier says, “I am proud of what we have been able to do and I think our numbers and the network numbers show that we are striking a chord.”

• HLN anchor Robin Meade and former President George Bush are going to jump out of a plane together this Friday in Kennebunkport, Maine. The U.S. Army Parachute Team, the “Golden Knights,” will conduct the tandem parachute jump and CNN, HLN and CNN.com will all cover it.

• Do President Obama and the “fawning” press need to get a room? Check out Phil Bronstein‘s take here.