President Bush officially swore in Mary Peters as the new Secretary of Transportation. I assume the boss is happy about this.

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Katie’s ratings are dropping and fast. Katie’s are relative to Olbermann’s when compared to her competitors in NYC, LA, and DC:

NEW YORK CITY
WABC 7.1
WNBC 5.3
WCBS 3.7

LOS ANGELES
KABC 5.9
KNBC 3.1
KCBS 1.5

WASHINGTON, DC
NBC 9.3
ABC 7.8
CBS 2.5

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The ACLU claims it is “the most conservative organization in America.” In other news, hell has frozen over.

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David Kuo, the author of Tempting Faith, claims Keith Olbermann and others in the media have not captured his “very painful soul-searching” well.

Boo freakin’ hoo.

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Hillary wasn’t named after Sir Edmund Hillary.

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