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  lord of the dance

David Gregory Famous For One Thing: Dancing

So who is this mysterious “David Gregory” who will replace Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews for MSNBC’s election coverage, ushering a nation of despairing libtards through the Debate Nightmares before dropping them off at the Tunnel of Doom on election day? A “seasoned political journalist” and known tall person, Gregory made his reportorial bones the old fashioned way: by dancing, repeatedly and embarrassingly, on television. A beautiful retrospective after the jump. Read more on David Gregory Famous For One Thing: Dancing…
 

Reuters vs. Bloomberg: Did You Hear That There’s Some Sort of Party Going On Tomorrow?

Saturday — tomorrow — the single most important night of the year. A chance to see, in the flesh, all your social betters gathered together in one convenient place for you to try to give them your business cards. Hobnob with the rich and famous (-for-DC). Meet washed-up has-beens invited to add an air of glamor to a room full of journalists and politicos. Read more on Reuters vs. Bloomberg: Did You Hear That There’s Some Sort of Party Going On Tomorrow?…
 

Reuters Party Drink List: Mocked By Wonkette Before Wonkette Got a Chance To

The Reuters drink list — courtesy, natch, of a hard-working publicist on the front lines of the Afterparty War — reminded us of something we’d seen before. We couldn’t quite remember at first, but whilst thumbing through our dog-eared copy of Dog Days, debut novel by Wonkette Emerita Ana Marie Cox, there was a sudden flash of recognition. Looks like we’ve got a preemptive parody on our hands: Read more on Reuters Party Drink List: Mocked By Wonkette Before Wonkette Got a Chance To…