The Ticker: King, Lee, Hall & O’Donnell…


By Merrill Knox Comment

  • CNN’s John King will anchor his show this evening from the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. King, a W&M alum, has an exclusive interview with former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who will be installed as the university’s chancellor tomorrow.
  • FNC’s Jenna Lee is asked 21 questions in New York magazine. Lee describes her job in one sentence: “Read newspapers, read the Internet, read magazines, read blogs, read research, read out loud, read scripts, read the TelePrompTer (and try to make it look like I’m not really reading)…”
  • Page Six reports love is in the air — off the air — between MSNBC anchors Lawrence O’Donnell and Tamron Hall. “The duo have kept their relationship low-profile in the studio but have been spotted canoodling at downtown haunts,” writes the Post.