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By Betsy Rothstein 


Quote(s) of the Day

Will vanden Heuvel watch Snooki, The Situation and
the gang when she doesn’t have to?

“Test of intellectual integrity: Will I watch Jersey Shore now that beloved daughter is @ college. Used 2 watch (some) & say she forced me:(.” – Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor, publisher and part-owner of The Nation in a weekend tweet regarding MTV’s “Jersey Shore.”

A dull note on journalists…

“Journalists are boring people who lead boring lives.”
WaPo columnist Gene Weingarten in his Sunday WP Magazine column. He was discussing a book in which he appears that prints Wikipedia biographies of Pulitzer Prize feature writers like himself.

D.C. blogger reacts to dog shooting

“I’m sorry but I can’t look at this photo and not believe that the police made a bad decision today. I don’t understand.”
DCist writer Dave Stroup in a Sunday tweet in the aftermath of a dog getting shot at killed by a cop at Adams Morgan Day. See picture here.