Taking Out The Trash, 6.15.06

  • Sure, a “Newshour with Jim Lehrer” themed birthday party seems a little odd, but how about a “Newshour” party for three year old? That reaches a whole new level of strange.

  • It’s not looking good for Ron Fournier and the AP has already surpassed the magic 50%

  • Daily Kos founder Markos Moulitsas responds to convention coverage, and throws in a swear word or two for good measure.

  • Top Bush advisor Michael J. Gerson (a.k.a the man responsible for “axis of evil”) is leaving Bush speechless.

  • “The Best of Mary McGrory: A Half-Century of Washington Commentary” will be released by Andrews McMeel Publishing this September.

  • NRO’s Media Blog on Chris Matthews flubbing a correction.

  • Washingtonpost.com announced the launch of PostGlobal, a panel blog focusing “on the impact of politics, economics, policy and culture on international relations.” Catchy name.