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Betsy Rothstein Gossip blogger

Quote of the Day:

“Ted Cruz.”

— Republican strategist/pundit Mary Matalin on MSNBC’s “With All Due Respect” on who Donald Trump‘s Vice Prez pick will be.

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On Nancy Grace…

“I like to think a shared revulsion and loathing for Nancy Grace has brought Americans together in unity.” — David Burge, Iowahawkblog. 

A question for us all…

“So…why did the Washington Post and not the New Yorker discover that Gay Talese’s source was so rotten?” — Jack Mirkwinson, Fusion editor.

The Observer

“Every time I spot new gray hairs, I think of @davidsirota – to be a hard hitting journalists these days means u go Grey in your thirties.” — Ex-Politico labor reporter Mike Elk.

WANTED: BuzzFeed is hiring a Managing Editor for its DC Bureau 

See here. Must be willing to “work hard and stay late” and work at a place that “revels in the serious and the fun.”

Confessional.

Cooke is editor of NationalReviewOnline. 

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Half-black-half-white Wesley Lowery gets snarky about racism

“But remember folks, racism is a thing that the media and Al Sharpton have teamed together to make up. Definitely doesn’t exist.” — WaPo race reporter Wesley Lowery.

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DailyWire‘s Ben Shapiro and CNN’s Sally Kohn bicker like 2-year-olds 

(Shapiro says he did not call Kohn a jerk. Kohn insists Shapiro called her a jerk and some other shit.)

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Just what the world needs: A cookbook from Weight Watchers’ Spokeswoman 

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Reaction to Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski’s possible alleged love 

This is the painting that serves as Mika’s Twitter photo. 

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And this is the photo that serves as Joe’s Twitter photo. 

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“I think the whole Joe and Mika thing’s great. Love’s grand. But it can kill a show. Sexual tension’s one thing. This could kill the energy.” — Lionel.

“I think the whole Joe and Mika thing’s great. Love’s grand. But it can kill a show. Sexual tension’s one thing. This could kill the energy.” — Snarkaroni.

“How Many Broom Closets At 30 Rock Have Joe And Mika Used To Bump Uglies?” — Wonkette.

“I imagine Joe and Mika’s pillow talk is just Joe putting Mika down and repeatedly cutting her off in front of a group of people.” –– Katherine Krueger, breaking news editor, TPM.

“Am I the last person to know about Joe and Mika? Geez.” — Donna.

“It’s the End Times, Because Mika Brzezinski Might Be Doin’ It With Joe Scarborough” — Jezebel headline on a story by Bobby Finger.

The pair get the Daily Mail treatment…

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