Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers

By Betsy Rothstein 

Quote(s) of the Day


Scribe faces unpleasant cab odor

“It smells like pee in this cab.”
Washington Examiner‘s newest gossip columnist Katy Adams in a Wednesday tweet.

Journo sells couch, confirms pervs on CraigsList

“My first foray in to selling furniture on CraigsList has taught me that there are a lot of creepy pervs on CraigsList.”
NJ‘s Susan Davis in a recent tweet.

Weigel impatience

“Thank you for calling me 3 times to confirm this 3 pm interview, source’s assistant. Perhaps you should get him to pick up the phone now.”
Slate‘s Dave Weigel in a Wednesday tweet.

Capehart: ‘I was bamboozled’

“Yep! I was bamboozled. Lesson here: Never let a good opening get in the way of that final fact-check.”
WaPo‘s Jonathan Capehart earlier this week on running a post on WaPo’s website responding to a tweet by “Rep. Jack Kimble”, who is not actually a congressman. HuffPost has also been tricked by “the congressman.”