The Ticker: Congdon, Cramer, Krache…

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> What happened when Wolf Blitzer‘s driver was arrested on Thursday? “The anchor jumped in the front seat and — gasp! — drove himself to work.” Anne Schroeder has more…

> Radar wonders: What’s ABC videoblogger Amanda Congdon doing shilling for Dupont? She’s an “independent contractor,” so “ABC’s normal rules and regulations don’t apply to her…”

> Jim Cramer “Reveals A Bit Too Much,” the NY Post says. “In the video from TheStreet.com’s ‘Wall Street Confidential’ Webcast, Cramer boasts about manipulating the price of a high-flying stock down, and even acknowledges that doing so might have been illegal.” Here’s the video…

> Press release:Donna Krache, executive producer for CNN Student News and Turner Learning, is the recipient of the 2007 DeWitt Carter Reddick Award presented by the University of Texas at Austin, College of Communication…”

> Investor’s Business Daily is unhappy about Barbara Walters‘ interview of Hugo Chavez. “There’s something unseemly about a prime time newswoman of Walters’ stature flirting and chatting amiably with an authentic tyrant like Chavez,” this editorial says…

> “Michael Murphy joins Fox News Channel’s Washington bureau as the Senior Manager of Media Relations. He was formerly an account supervisor at Ketchum Public Relations in DC,” FishbowlDC notes…

> Is “Mike on the Money” becoming “Mike on America?” Mike Hegedus‘s special airs Sunday, April 1 at 10pm…

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