QUOTES of the DAY
CNN Ed Henry’s photo from India: “This sounds sick and wrong.”
Journos react to Olbermann suspension
“Shortest suspension in the woooorrrld.” — HuffPost National Editor Nico Pitney in a Sunday night tweet.
“His punishment was to take Friday and Monday off? I believe that’s called a long weekend.” — NJ‘s Matt Cooper in a Sunday night tweet.
“The Worst Person in the World Keith Olbermann will be back on his MSNBC show on Tuesday…$70k poorer and one the wiser.” — Human Events senior editor Emily Miller in a weekend tweet.
Advice to Obama on “60 Minutes”: Down with the doily
“60 Minutes” notes: Kroft — don’t read questions verbatim from notes. Obama: Take doily off water glass. –Politico‘s Patrick Gavin in a Sunday night tweet.
Brief TBD critique
“TBD seems to be doing really well with the community-building. I’d like to see them break some more stories.” — WTOP news reporter Neal Augenstein in a weekend tweet.
Insensitive headline award
Politics Daily: “Jill Clayburgh is Dead. Long Live the Unmarried Woman.”
A polite warning
“Cleaning up my following list. If I unfollow you in the near future, I may just have moved you to a list.” — WTOP’s weekend anchor and general assignment reporter Nathan Hager in a weekend tweet.
A Kennedy free Congress
“When Patrick Kennedy leaves office, it’ll be the first time since 1947 that Congress will be without a member of the Kennedy clan.” — NJ “The Hotline’s” Executive Editor Reid Wilson in a weekend tweet.