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Our ‘Beat the Press Party’ Bakeoff (Deval Patrick ‘Maybe’ Edition)
This week’s Great Boston MediaWatch Dogfight features very different versions of Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick’s showing some leg to Politico last Sunday about a future presidential run. The Boston Herald’s Press Party called out “Deval’s doublespeak” in its Wayne’s World webcast on Thursday. … Continue reading
Hey, Politico: Tanks For The Dukakis ’88 Memories
From our Late to the Losing Party desk Politico took a trip down Memory Lane the other day in this Josh King confessional piece from the new Politico Magazine. Dukakis and the Tank The inside story of the worst campaign photo … Continue reading
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Scott Brown Jobs Bill Claims A Snow Job?
In his final Brown’s Take column (chronicling the Democratic National Convention) for the Boston Herald), Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown wrote this: During the last year, I have stood with President Obama as he signed two of my jobs initiatives into … Continue reading
It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Elizabeth Warrin’ Headlines Edition)
Not surprisingly, Elizabeth Warren’s speech at the Democratic National Convention played very differently in the local dailies. Details at IGTLTDT.
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Dead Blogging The Democratic National Convention (Bubba Bubba! Edition)
Bill Clinton is – and always has been – a complete fraud, but he’s the greatest American politician the hardworking staff will ever see in its lifetime. And last night he was the absolute Pavarotti of political conventions. Via ABC … Continue reading
It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Charlotte Web Edition)
The Boston Globe and the Boston Herald have started covering the Democratic National Convention just as you’d expect. See details at IGTLTDT.
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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Convention Wisdom Edition)
Boston Globe columnist Jeff Jacoby and Boston Herald columnist Rachelle Cohen have very different takes on the value of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Details at IGTLTDT.
Elizabeth Warren, Cub Reporter
Actually, cub columnist – not to get technical about it. U. S. Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-Boston Herald) has been writing a daily column about the Republican National Convention all this week for the feisty local tabloid. That’s right: The … Continue reading