Quotes of the Day
Reporter gets scolded by stranger
“A crazy lady at the bus stop started yelling I was torturing her by using my iPhone. It tortures me too lady!” — Politico‘s Kate Nocera.
Tapper gives Aniston/Theroux his blessing
“Jennifer Aniston didn’t ask me what I thought about Justin Theroux, but I approve.” — ABC News White House Correspondent Jake Tapper.
“The Counter-Narrative is kicking the Narrative’s ass today.” — NYT‘s Mark Leibovich.
A randy viewer to WaPo Columnist and MSNBC Contributor Jonathan Capehart: “@CapehartJ Kissing you on the lips for that article and don’t go wiping it off either.” He replied, “ROFL! No, ma’am.”
MSNBC host employs nickname for Paul Ryan
“At this hour, Blue Eyes is headed to Vegas.” — MSNBC’s Karen Finney filling in for Martin Bashir Tuesday afternoon.
“Umm, it’s Tuesday. Dipshits.” — a lovely reader writes in to tell us we had “Monday” on a Tuesday story. Indeed, the brilliant reader was right and simultaneously an asshole.
Speaking of assholes, too far?
Journo’s home hit by tree
“Apparently there was a storm that went thru Pittsburgh and a tree was hit by lightening and hit my house :(” — Pittsburgh Tribune–Review‘s Salena Zito.
Eddie Scarry contributed to this report.