Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers


By Betsy Rothstein 

Quote(s) of the Day


Capehart explains wisdom of his tie choice

“Thanks. Was pink gingham (too tight & choked me) & the “dots” in the tie were daisies. both very old residents of my closet. :-)”
WaPo‘s Jonathan Capehart discussing his necktie in a Wednesday tweet.

Journo suggests POTUS ought to shop IKEA

“Figure in these cost-cutting times he would have checked out something from IKEA. You got an Oval Office collection coming out?”
– Bill Swindell, CongressDaily reporter for covers financial services industry and judicial issues. The Oval Office got a makeover while the Obamas were on vacation in Martha’s Vineyard.

Major’s Twitter handle will change; his hair will remain the luxurious mane it is, he hopes

“Q: Will my hair remain “amazing”? A: Only Breck will know for sure. Seriously, it will go to Hell now.”
– Fox News White House correspondent Major Garrett in a flurry of tweets Wednesday night, answering questions from readers about his switch to NJ and what will and won’t change. His last day at FNC is Friday.