Thursday Morning Splash

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

What’s Happening

Politico presentsThe New Republican Foreign Policy at the Republican National Convention, noon

— Beyond Bombs: Terrorism, Media and Rhetoric at the Middle East Policy Council, 1 p.m.

Must-Read of the Day

Politico Magazine‘s David Greenberg looks at how Roger Ailes created the modern conservative.

Fishbowl Fun Fact

The term shrapnel comes from British Army officer Henry Shrapnel, who used cannonballs filled with metal shards.

Front Page of the Day

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