Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers

By Betsy Rothstein 

Quote(s) of the Day


Press room smells rank, journo charges

“Press room at the WH smells like hella crazy wildly bad garbage. Blame it on the #heatwave also my face is, like, melting?”
– Alex Wagner, Politics Daily‘s White House correspondent, in a tweet earlier this week.

And now for the upside on braces…

“Obama Calls Malia’s New Braces Good ‘Because She Was Starting To Look Too Old.'”
– ABC White House reporter Sunlen Miller in a Thursday tweet.

Journo gets overheated, feels compassion for newspapers

“On days like today, my heart goes out to the newspapers trapped inside plastic bags all day on their owners black driveway.”
-Politico’s Patrick Gavin in a Thursday tweet.