Morning Mirror: A Day Of Sneezing And Avoiding Twitter Brawls
Quote of the Day:
“Trump’s plans to bring up Bill Clinton’s infidelities reminds me that while I was writing Art of the Deal he was openly cheating on Ivana.”
— Tony Schwartz, Art of the Deal ghostwriter.
Gary Johnson’s ‘Memory Lagoon’
“Yet another Gary Johnson memory lagoon on live TV. Dude is turning into a walking advertisement against drug use.” — CNN analyst Ana Navarro.
“It can’t be that he doesn’t know any – so does he have some kind of mental deficiency we should know about? I’m serious.” — BBC’s Katty Kay.
Journalist narrowly avoids Twitter fight
Kucinich is the Washington Bureau Chief for The Daily Beast. Pearson is a teen journo who has been published in TIME and HuffPost, among other outlets.
“So @RichardDreyfuss and I are literally the only people at this showing of The Magnificent Seven.” — Mother Jones engagement editor Ben Dreyfuss.
Journo maintains a sense of humor on the campaign trail
Ken Vogel is a reporter for Politico. Alex P. Keaton is a character from TV’s “Family Ties.”
In her dreams…
“Had a dream (nightmare, actually) that I went back to the Hill to work as a defense LC. I need to get out more.” — Allison Preiss, director of media relations for the Center for American Progress.
Profiles in courage…
“So let me get this straight, it took a lot of courage for Trump to lose the debate the other night. Let’s hope he’s courageous again.” — John Aravosis, editor, AMERICAblog.
Washington consultant has been sneezing for 36 hours. Can you help her?
“My seasonal allergy situation is taking a dark turn. I’ve now been sneezing for 36 hours. Claritin, Allegra, Benadryl, steam showers, even wine–nothing is helping.” — Tracy Sefl, consultant, formerly with The Glover Park Group.
Convo Between Two ‘Morning Joe’ Hosts
Mike Barnicle: “When Trump said some 400 pound guy in bed might be DNC hacker was he taking a cheap shot at Chris Christie?”
Mika Brzezinski: “OF COURSE NOT Mike–for Trump, it’s only problematic when WOMEN gain weight. #wow #SAD”
Journalist is ready for Zzzzzz’s
“Words cannot express how tired I am. 5 more weeks.” — Shoshana Weissman, The Weekly Standard.
Donald Trump’s Children: They’re JUST like us
Mika Brzezinski shows off her ‘Miss Piggy’
“This is MY miss piggy .. And yes Donald, she LOVES to eat. #rescuecat” — MSNBC’s Morning Joe co-host Brzezinski on Instagram.