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how_i_met_your_mother_entourage_tv_.jpgJournos versus Journos: The Golden Derby pits TV Journos against “Awards Nuts” in handicapping the Emmys. Clever idea. Check back here Monday to see who did the better job.

42421991-17232353.jpgCommunity Organizer. That’s What. Richard Fausset has a genius piece of journalism in today’s paper. With all the talk (and derision) over Barack Obama’s background as a community organizer, Fausset hits the streets of Detroit to profile how “American as apple pie” and how “tougher than being a mayor” the job really is.

41655351-16184820.jpgAnybody Out There? James Rainey takes a look at TV news and realizes that everybody is talking, but nobody is saying a thing. Sure, that insight has been the Daily Show‘s bread and butter — but Rainey does one better: offering fellow journos the questions he’d like candidates to ask.