Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers

By Betsy Rothstein 

Quote(s) of the Day


Fashion expert

GQ‘s Ana Marie Cox on Twitter Wednesday. She was referencing Gibbs’s choice in ties and his criticism of the “Professional Left.”

Honest, lazy, or just honestly lazy?

“For more on the shooting in Adams Morgan, follow DCist’s @DaveStroup. (Near @wcp office, but our staff is gone for the night.)”
Washington City Paper‘s Managing Editor Mike Madden on Wednesday night on Twitter as the shooting unfolded. The WCP is located smack in the middle of Adams Morgan.

The crime scene

“I heard the shots, very loud, sounded like automatic fire, low pitch booming shots.” – DCist’s Dave Stroup on Wednesday night on Twitter. This was one of several descriptive messages he wrote on Twitter describing the scene of an evening shooting.

Introductions, by way of facial hair

“The goatee variety show – Jim Cramer and Chuck Todd.”
– MSNBC “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough announcing guests on his Thursday morning show addressing the duo with matching facial hair. Cramer hosts CNBC’s “Mad Money.” Todd hosts MSNBC’s “The Daily Rundown.”

And another from Madden…

Wanted: penis stories

“Feel free to pitch @wcp any penis-related stories. Or to get yourself arrested for penis-related activity (we’ll cover it!).”
– WCP Managing Editor Mike Madden on Twitter Wednesday.