In other words: SHUT UP!
“My dad always said – among many other things – when you are talking you are not learning anything.” — Sen. John Cornyn (Twitter).
Arianna wants peace in her relationships
“I love the word ‘Hoʻoponopono': an ancient Hawaiian practice of ‘making things right’ and working through differences in relationships.” — HuffPost-AOL Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington.
The Emotional Observer
“Oh God. So now Kerry is saying air strikes to degrade the capacity of a man gassing his people is not ‘an act of war.’ PLEASE” — Daily Beast Senior National Security Reporter Eli Lake.
Journo finds Netflix drama “idiotically unrealistic”
“OK, so I finished watching House of Cards this weekend. Most unrealistic of all the idiotically unrealistic things in it? The free-flowing traffic on North Capitol Street in the opening credits (BTW, I really hate my new commute)” — NPR Health Policy Correspondent Julie Rovner (Facebook).
“Moving on up…I am off to InTheCapital next week as a DC Lifestyle writer! So excited! This means a big torch passing. Meet Nicole Mills, Guest of a Guest DC’s new Managing Editor!” — Guest of a Guest D.C. Editor Sophie Pyle.
Oversharing Sherri wants Chicos to feature larger sizes
“Hey @Chicos …if you really have a line that makes you appear “slimmer” then don’t use a size 2 model…would love to see that line on a 16″ — ABC “The View’s” Sherri Shepherd.
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Convo Among Journos and Amtrak
“Sen McCain apologizes to Theresa Heinz Kerry “for what I’m about to do to John.” #Syria”” — The Weekly Standard‘s Stephen Hayes.
“For once, am glad I’m on Amtrak.” — conservative radio host Laura Ingraham.
“We’re glad to hear it We appreciate you traveling with us!” — Amtrak.