The Ticker: Gibson, Brokaw, Grace…

By Brian 

Stuff that would get more attention if Dan Rather hadn’t announced his departure today:

> Howard Kurtz‘s long profile of Charles Gibson is an interesting read. Highlights: hugging Jack Hanna, avoiding ratings, and “three national printing presses in television…”

> By the way: David Westin says “I don’t rule out the possibility that Bob and Elizabeth will be co-anchors again…”

> Please read this wonderful commencement address by Tom Brokaw at Stanford…

> Gawker presents “Rapist Hijinks and Hilarity With Nancy Grace…”

> WP’s Reliable Source noticed “Tim Russert and Wolf Blitzer, getting heckled by a Yankees fan at Friday’s Nats game” (via WHAC)…