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Self-appointed media critic 

“Stephanie Cutter on CrossFire is an AWFUL host.” — Houston Chronicle political blogger Kathleen McKinley.

 

A Beastly Goodbye 

Tina Brown: “Au revoir beloved Beast! Stay roaring under great new leader @JohnAvlon! Could not be more proud of what we accomplished these past 5 years!”

John Avlon: “Thanks to the fearless founder of The Beast - @TheTinaBeast. Here’s to the adventure ahead! Honored to work with such a great talented team.”

Journo trapped in inexplicable D.C.  traffic jam

“Seriously, what is going on on Constitution Ave?!?! Not moving AT ALL.” – Amy Walter, National Editor, Cook Political Report.

What color is Santa? 

“Santa’s skin color is ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ.” – Yahoo! News‘ Chris Moody.

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Life pearl of wisdom 

“Apparently, if you have a regular suit and you get too fat for it, it doesn’t automatically become a slim fit suit.” — Politico‘s Byron Tau.

Convo Between Two D.C. Dudes: Journo has gay groupies 

TPM‘s Igor Bobic: “I’ve just been informed that apparently I have gay following. I can’t even.”

Tim Miller, exec director, America Rising PAC: “@igorbobic huge following. Heard you called Igaga at Nellies the other week.”

The C-SPAN Tweet Heard Around the World

“Watching an old C-SPAN video where they take Internet questions and you can hear the AOL dial up in the background.” — BuzzFeed‘s Andrew Kaczynski, with perhaps the geekiest observation known to mankind. Yahoo‘s Moody replied, “A thousands favorites for that tweet.”

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Politician caught eating nuts 

“Tough not eating at holiday parties.Phil Mendelson caught me taking some nuts from a bowl at a party in Shaw.” — DC Councilman Tommy Wells

Reporter must re-teach her phone her name

“Restored my iPhone so now I have to go once again teach my autocorrect that my name is not misspelled.” — National Journal‘s Elahe Izadi.

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CNN ruins ‘Homeland’ for editor 

“Thx alot CNN for ruining the end of Homeland which I didn’t get a chance to watch last night!” — Roll Call Deputy Editor Emily Pierce.

Spencer Ackerman prepares us for his “rare” outfit

“Catch me on @OutFrontCNN talking Google robots & then @allinwithchris talking NSA, all while executing the rare blazer-cardigan combination.” — The Guardian‘s Spencer Ackerman.