Wednesday, June 13, 2012

MORNING BRIEFING: Abe Vigoda. 'Nuff said

Posted on Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 8:02 AM

Around Here

I want a good, clean fight —Most signatures for the recall of Coeur d'Alene Mayor Sandi Bloem and three council members are valid, according to the county clerk. (CDA Press)

Hung joint — A Spokane jury hung on the question of whether a man's use of marijuana made him liable for a fatal car crash that probably didn't take place in Malibu. (SR)

This is freedom — Spokane takes another step towards becoming Los Angeles. (KREM)

Out There

"Colleagues from the Chicago Tribune phoned the bar and opened a tab for their compatriots." This is how it ends for almost half of the New Orleans Times-Picayune's editorial staff (Gambit)

Hosni Mubarak has become the Abe Vigoda of Egypt (NY Times)

Maybe the only job worse than working at the Times-Picayune right now (CS Monitor)

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