Today, on the Ed Morrissey Show (3 pm ET), we have Bonus Minutes for you! First, Andrew Malcolm of the LA Times blog Top of the Ticket joins us for conversation about news and politics. Next, our friend John Ziegler returns to talk about his situation in LA and the Michael Smerconish show at the White House. After that, we’ll talk with author Richard Davis about his new book, Typing Politics: The Role of Blogs in American Politics. You can order the book now:

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