They like to keep things lax at Talking Points Memo. So much so that they sometimes call the boss “Dude” right to his face. But it’s not as if that dude, otherwise known as site founder and boss man Josh Marshall, isn’t above scolding, as he’s been known to prod reporters like Hunter Walker on Twitter, telling them to publish as opposed to just tweeting the news.
“Dude” published a tweet late Wednesday night with the accompanying picture of an old note, saying, “Another example of longhand notes from couple years ago. Wld call it degraded form of cursive.”
This is when TPM’s VP Amanda Hale weighed in.
“Dude” replied, “Have you seen my desk?
Sure, dude, we’d love to see your desk! Send to Betsy@mediabistro.com or another TPMer can send anonymously to fishbowlDC@mediabistro.com. We won’t out you. We promise.