Morning Reading List 10.13.09

Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line.

Rep. Jeff Flake spent a week on a survivalist trip on the Pacific’s Marshall Islands and what hat did he pack? C-SPAN’s 30th anniversary hat. Check out a slideshow (and abs that give Rep. Aaron Schock a run for his money) on What we know and what we’re reading this Tuesday morning…



All magazine and newspaper subscriptions have been canceled for NYT‘s metro desk.


CNN altered audio in promo to make it sound less left-leaning.

Newark Mayor Cory Booker will settle his feud with Conan O’Brien on the “Tonight Show” Friday.

Daily Intel’s Why Declaring War on Fox News Could Be a Mistake for Obama: “Over the weekend, White House communications director Anita Dunn announced the official beginning of the Obama administration’s war with Fox News. The White House’s logic seems to be that there’s no point in trying to be fairly portrayed on Fox News. But there are plenty of negatives to this take-no-prisoners approach.”

Fox News covers itself and the White House.

And other outlets weigh in.


Quinnipiac University says it’ll be extra careful placing interns at the Dave Letterman Show.

HAT TIPS: mediabistro, TVNewser, Politico, NJ‘s Wake-Up Call and Last Call!

Publish date: October 13, 2009 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT