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Quote(s) of the Day
Reporter senses ghosts
“I’ve said it before: As much as I luv the gig at the WH, there’s nothin like hanging out at the US Capitol at nite. You can feel the ghosts.” – NY Daily News‘s White House reporter Ken Bazinet, in a Thursday tweet. Bazinet goes by the Twitter handle, bazmaniandevil.
Scribe boasts Barney in the House
“Barney Frank, baby.”
– NBC’s Chief White House Correspondent and Political Director Chuck Todd, who hosts MSNBC’s “The Daily Rundown,” on “Morning Joe” Friday morning playing up this morning’s guest on “The Daily Rundown.”
Ellen out. Gibbs in. (Not really)
“I’m leaving after a year and a half to be a judge on American Idol.”
– White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs on Friday morning’s “Morning Joe” on his future plans which come on the heels of Ellen Degeneres abruptly leaving “American Idol” after one season. (Of course, Gibbs is joking.)