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Press held in crappy press space

“We’re outside Albuquerque. many of u will be pleased to know that the press space is in a horse corral, and we are literally walking on dung.” NBC’s Mike Viqueira on Tuesday on Twitter.

Journo sick of Obama phrases

“Can Obama drop “our politics” and “kind of politics” in his speeches in 2012? So tired of the usage.” — RealClearPolitics’s Erin McPike in a Tuesday tweet.

Levi put on the spot

“That’s a girl’s decision.” — Wasilla, Alaska Mayoral hopeful Levi Johnson on MSNCB Lawrence O’Donnell’s “The Last Word” Tuesday night on how he feels about the Morning After pill. O’Donnell asked Johnston the very questions that CBS’s Katie Couric asked former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.

A weird but compelling interview

“Levi Johnston on Larry O’Donnell’s show is so awkward yet so mesmerizing.” — NBC Capitol Hill correspondent Luke Russert on Tuesday night on Twitter.

What a nice surprise…

“Making me smile after busy show tonight: Charlie Gibson stopped by our ABC DC bureau.” — ABC’s Rick Klein on Tuesday on Twitter.

Reporters chit chat about gourmet market

“Listening to producers and reporters gush about Wegmans during a tour of radio and tv gallery’s new digs w/ Louise Slaughter.” — Vince Morris, spokesman to Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), in a Tuesday tweet.