Morning Reading List, 07.12.07

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  • The Swamp reports, “One of the numbers dialed out from Palfrey’s phone on the afternoon of Jan. 3, 2001 matches that of the Tribune national desk.”

  • The New America Foundation and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is hosting a discussion on the Iraqi Sunni insurgency’s media campaign with Daniel Kimmage and Kathleen Ridolfo, followed by commentary from James K. Glassman and Jeffrey Gedmin. Schwartz Senior Fellow Peter Bergen will moderate the question and answer session. To RSVP for this event, today 12:15-1:45, email with name, affiliation, and contact information.

  • The NPF is heading to Sydney Australia for a program with the International AIDS Society, but they will be blogging from there and posting resources from the seminar. Check out the agenda here.

  • CNN’s Nancy Lane Becomes Senior VP

  • MSNBC First To Report Lady Bird’s Death

  • For Marvin Kalb, “It’s Certainly a Long Way From ‘Meet the Press’
  • News Corp. to Launch Rival to CNBC

  • From a reader: “Palfrey and Washington City Paper…maybe she was placing ads?”

  • Gina Sacripanti has joined the Washington Examiner as our Director of Business Development and Marketing. Most recently, she was Chief Operation Officer for FDIC Federal Credit Union. She focused on Business Development and Marketing for that company.

  • Veteran ABC News reporter, Ann Compton, held a “mock White House news conference” at the Presbyterian Homes retirement community in Evanston, Illinois.

  • Compton got a presidential shout out.


  • Congressional Quarterly’s House Action Reports is looking for a Reporter/Analyst.

  • Worcester County Times/Maryland Beachcomber/Ocean Pines
    Independent is looking for a Reporter.

  • The Urban Land Institute is looking for an Editor.

  • Thompson Publishing Group is looking for an Experienced Editor.

  • TechTarget is looking for an Editor for a new telecomm Site.

  • is looking for an Editor.

  • The News Virginian is looking for a Copy Editor/Page Designer.

  • Inside Washington Publishers is looking for print and online reporters.

  • Smithsonian Publications is looking for a Advertising Production Coordinator.

  • National Geographic Society is looking for a Manuscripts Coordinator.

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