What we almost missed today…
Bloomberg’s Al Hunt presented Sen. Ted Kennedy with the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award last night at the Senator’s 77th birthday celebration at the Kennedy Center. DC journos in attendance included Wolf Blitzer, Cokie Roberts, Rita Braver, Ed Henry, Chris Matthews and Mark Shields.
“Have the Republicans reverted to a party with so little to say that they are reduced to making feeble jabs at Michelle Obama’s biceps? Are they so afraid of the new Obama era that the First Lady’s arms are a enough of a symbol of power that they cower before them?” Bonnie Fuller responds on HuffPost to NYT’s David Brooks remarks in a Maureen Dowd column this weekend we told you about earlier today.
FamousDC wants to know, “Politico: Are You Serious?” regarding the on-going Gov. Bobby Jindal/30 Rock’s Kenneth the Page comparisons.