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Betsy Rothstein Gossip blogger
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The Complainer 

“Stranded in downtown dc because of the pro-Hamas protestors shutting down streets. Maybe this plays in France but ppl here are not pleased.” — Tim Miller, executive director, America Rising PAC.

Meghan McCain wants a man who won’t talk politics 

“If I ever meet a guy that doesn’t grill me about politics or my family on a first date – I swear to god I will marry him that night.” — Meghan McCain, conservative commentator, candidate for ABC’s The View and daughter to Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.).

Convo Between Two BuzzFeed Employees

John Stanton: Just put my pants on for the first time today so I’m clearly killin it at the adulthood game.

Ben Smith: Given those email you sent last night I think you’re doing ok in your own way.

John Stanton: Shockingly I was able to decipher them this morning!

Say it isn’t so! 

“Marion Barry blocked me on Twitter. Not sure how long ago he did it.” — Fox 5 investigative reporter Emily Miller, another hopeful for ABC’s The View.

Speaking of Barry…He was in a Saturday night car crash when he drove on the wrong side of the road. Read more here.

Where in the world was Benny Johnson this weekend? 

The ex-BuzzFeeder, fired from BuzzFeed last week for plagiarismwas in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.


“This is how @bennyjohnson and I do Friday.” — CNN publicist Matt Dornic


“For a split second I thought my husband was wearing WHITE socks with his suit! My heart skipped a beat. LOL! What are your fashion no-nos?” — Isha Sesay, CNN anchor.


Ebola anyone? 

“So totally get why doctors got so concerned when I returned from african chimp safari 3 weeks ago with raging fever.” — ABC7’s Stephen Tschida.

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PREGNANT AND FISHING: “My pregnancy book doesn’t say anything about trout fishing at 5 1/2 months, so I’m going for it.” — CNN’ “Crossfire” host S.E. Cupp, also being considered for ABC’s The View.