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Conversation Between Two Journalists: Mingling stinks 

BuzzFeed‘s Kate Nocera: “Help my phone is dying and in at an event where I know no one and I hate mingling :(”

WaPo‘s Chris Cillizza: “Hell is other people.”



“Thanks for the mentions today, @seanhannity. Always appreciate your reading!” — Mediaite‘s Noah Rothman of the Fox News host.

Mandela chatter gives TV journo the chills 

“I’ve read books on Mandela, watched movies about him and yet hearing people talk about him now is still giving me chills.” — ABC legal analyst Dan Abrams.

And another is more interested in the fake Paris Hilton tweet…

“I would like to meet the ‘lol what would truly fuck everything up is a fake paris hilton tweet am i right??’ person.” — BuzzFeed‘s Evan McMorris-Santoro.



“Huge, I’m talking footlong, rattus norvegicus just darted past my door on the 1 Train. DeBlasio’s NY. Doh. Still Mikey. Doomberg’s NY” — Politico magazine writer Glenn Thrush.


“Guilty of vast overstatement: but I don’t watch network TV other than morning news, which is rare as well. Sue me.” — NYT political reporter Michael Barbaro.

The hills are alive…

“The Von Traps make my fam look almost normal.” — Actress and activist Mia Farrow, watching the Sound of Music last night.

Technical difficulties…“I can’t pull up the Washington Post’s website. Is it down?” — TV One’s Roland Martin last night at 11:15 p.m.


Chris Matthews/Obama Observers

“It’s tough to interrupt a president, but it would be much more interesting if Chris Matthews did that now.” — Daily Caller‘s Matt Lewis.

“This slobbering wet kiss between Obama and Matthews is not just bad television, it’s bad politics.” — Breitbart‘s Ben Shapiro.