Veep Flakes: Race to Second Edition

Notable moments from this morning’s scramble to cover Kerry’s selection of Edwards (what, like they didn’t know this was coming?):

ABC scoops everyone, but NBC’s Ann Curry credits Andrea Mitchell with breaking the news. UPDATE: Or did Mitchell have it first after all? Everyone tells us something different! If only we could rewind time. If only we weren’t so hungover!
George Stephanopoulos reads from his Blackberry on the air! (Media equivalent of shooting up at the dinner table.)
New York Post does “Dewey defeats Truman” one better:


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Diane Sawyer’s explanation for this mixed message: “Well, that’s a conservative paper so it could be trickery!” Whatever!


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