Afternoon Mirror: FNC’s Martha McCallum Re-ups With Long Term Contract
Quote of the Day:
“Wife’s home. Surgery Appears to be success. 10 yr battery for pain stimulator. Hopefully last surgery but have said that 4 times now.”
— John Nolte, Daily Wire, a former editor at Breitbart News.
Insult of the Day
“Now we have Greta and the gang calling HRC ‘bitter.’ This is deeply deranged.” — Esquire’s Charles Pierce.
“The horrible state of the subway is the number one reason I’m glad I left New York.” — Hunter Walker, Yahoo! News.
Watchu Talkin Bout Willis?
“If clinton went to go live in a yurt the media would claim she rustled the leaves too loudly.” — Olivier Willis, senior writer, Shareblue.
Here’s the story with Fox News’s Martha McCallum: She’s staying
Columnist has a question about Barron Trump’s feelings
“If we’re now going to get updates on how Barron feels about coverage of his dad, can I ask what Barron thought of the ‘grabbing’ tape pls?” — Mehdi Hasan, columnist, The Intercept.
“WH advises that today’s off-camera gaggle is now ‘Not For Broadcast’ – so, condolences to SXM POTUS, C-SPAN, and that weird BuzzFeed potato.” — Jared Rizzi, White House correspondent for SXMPOTUS and SIRIUSXM.
“This not necessarily a bad thing. It’s how gaggles used to be. Could make them more informative, less theatre.” — Sunday Times of London‘s Toby Harnden.
“I also just flatly reject the implicit suggestion that reporters are any less assertive during an off-cam briefing.” — MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson.
“A friendly reminder that everyone who disagrees with you is motivated by bad things and are bad people. Act accordingly.” — Shoshana Weissman, executive director, City GOP, former web producer for The Weekly Standard.