Thursday Morning Splash

What's Happening, Must-Read of the Day, Fishbowl Fun Fact, and the Front Page of the Day

What’s Happening

— Media Use in Iraq at the Gallup Organization, 9 a.m.

— Book Rap: Chen Guangcheng “The Barefoot Lawyer: A Blind Man’s Fight for Justice and Freedom in China” at the National Press Club, 6:30 p.m.

Must-Read of the Day

Politico‘s Dylan Byers looks at how MSNBC is shaking things up in an attempt to curve the network’s plunging ratings.

Fishbowl Fun Fact

The only states to not have record high temperatures above 100 degrees are Alaska and Hawaii.

Front Page of the Day