The Mirror

Afternoon Mirror: ‘Corey Lewandowski Is An Idiot’

Betsy Rothstein Gossip blogger

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Fellas are viagra commercial as embarrassing to y’all as tampon commercials are to women?”

— SNL’s Leslie Jones, who got Breitbart News‘ Tech Editor Milo Yiannopoulos thrown off Twitter after he criticized her film and her weight and his fans hurled disgusting tweets at her.

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BREAKING NEWS: Larry King complains about lame breaking news labels on cable news networks

“On cable news, when every story is labeled ‘breaking news’ how do they break *real* “breaking news”? Sigh.” — Larry King, online talk show host.

CNN Analyst Hilary Rosen says Melania’s ‘Billy Bush’ excuse is ‘immature’ 

“Blaming this on Billy Bush is just immature from the Trump family.” — CNN’s Hilary Rosen, a Hillary Clinton supporter, on Don Lemon‘s program Monday night.

And now a word about CNN’s Corey Lewandowski 

“The biggest problem with Corey Lewandowski isn’t that he’s on Donald Trump’s payroll. It’s that he’s an idiot.” — The Daily Beast‘s Olivia Nuzzi.

The Mirror receives a Trumpesque text message: “Has a guy ever showed you the nice furniture? It’s a lot better than the regular furniture.”

Journo Love

“Thank you @secupp for constantly reminding us that #Syria isn’t just a 2016 election buzzword. We all need it.” — Politico communications aide Jonathan Yuan.

Politico spokesman Brad Dayspring bitches about the weather 

“82 Degrees today? C’mon. Let us have fall already!!” — Politico‘s Brad Dayspring.

The Observer

“Can I write in Jack Daniels for President?” — Beth Baumann, independent publicist.

Trotting out Melania was a mistake, says ABC analyst

“If this Melania interview was a campaign strategy decision, then whomever made it should be out looking for work.” — Mathew Dowd, chief political analyst, ABC News.

Politico Glenn Thrush’s former coworker comes to his defense 

“I worked with @GlennThrush long before HRC ran for the WH. This was his practice then, too. Nothing wrong and a lot right with accuracy.” — Tim Grieve, VP of News for McClatchy in reaction to THIS DAILY CALLER story.

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But some reporters are not buying his excuse…

ESPN’s Dan Szymborski: Huge difference between confirming information with subject of a story and providing them the piece. …If I ever acted in this manner, I can’t think of any editor I know who would be willing to work with me again.

The Hill‘s Joe Concha: I think the common question is, if your practice is common, why ask Podesta not to tell anybody you were doing it?

Viewer likes CNN analyst’s hair color 

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Columnist/author budgets for eye masks (and future breast masks)?  

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Fashion Police 

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Montel Mean Tweets

“Dear Trumpettes: You are assholes supporting a spray tanned asshole. Sincerely, Marine who doesn’t drink Kool Aid.”

Montel Williams, Twitteractivist, medicinal pothead, ex-talk show host.