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Jake Tapper asks:

Am trying to imagine the reaction if President Bush joked that his bowling skills recalled the Special Olympics. 3 am- we just landed in dc

Reaction?  At least censure by the Senate.

And later on this morning:

POTUS+FLOTUS Obama will attend Nat’l Newspaper Publisher Assn reception today at WH to receive Newsmaker of the Year award. NO PRESS ALLOWED

Oh well.  If the print papers won’t cover it, we’ll just have to read about it for free online.

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