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Jorge Ramos Asks Hillary Clinton: ‘Do You Think You Have a Latino Problem?’ — In a preview clip ahead of Tuesday's full interview, Fusion's Jorge Ramos asks former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton if she has a potential problem with a rising voting demographic. "Do you think you have a Latino problem?" Ramos asked based on recent comments Clinton made on sending back Central American children who cross the U.S.

Andrew Crofts Reveals ‘Confessions of a Ghostwriter’ in New Memoir — British ghostwriter Andrew Crofts will lift the veil on his profession in a new memoir called Confessions of a Ghostwriter which is due out next month from HarperCollins Publishers. In the book, Crofts details his career as a ghostwriter which he got into after his novel got rejected.
Jul 28, 2014

Did he write it himself? MT @GalleyCat Ghostwriter Andrew Crofts tells his story in a new memoir

The NSA Wants You…as Its New Director of Strategic Communications — Ready to absorb the unqualified hatred of the American public and channel it into a robust comms strategy? Today we learned that the current leader in the race to win the "America's Least Popular Organization of Any Kind" race is looking for a PR professional who revels in such public abuse.

Here’s What Happens When Networks Outsource Foreign News Coverage — Earlier this year, our sister site Lost Remote reported on MSNBC's partnership with digital news startup Vocativ. The partnership debuted on "Ronan Farrow Daily," which has been airing "deep web" stories shot and produced by the New York-based start-up Vocativ, which includes TV news veterans in its ranks.
Jul 28, 2014

Here's what happens when networks outsource foreign news coverage:

The Hill’s Bob Cusack Named Editor in Chief — The Hill today announced that Bob Cusack has been named editor in chief. He's served as managing editor of the paper since 2004. Cusack's promotion came with several other announcements, including the departure of Hugo Gurdon who's heading to The Examiner.

Cocktails For Book Lovers — Do you like to drink while you are reading? BookGirl.TV host Tessa Smith-McGovern has authored a cookbook to help you figure out which drinks to pair with which authors. Cocktails for Book Lovers , out this month from Sourcebooks, includes 50 recipes for cocktails inspired by different authors.

David Gregory Issues ‘End Note’ to Clarify Unverified Video From Gaza — On "Meet the Press" Sunday, a guest called out David Gregory for being "unfair" in his line of questioning. While speaking to UN Relief spokesperson Chris Gunness, Gregory showed video which was posted Sunday morning by the Israeli government, claiming that rockets had been fired by Hamas from a UN school earlier in the week.
Jul 28, 2014

RT @InsideCableNews: Example #10,643 why Meet The Press has really gone downhill since Tim Russert died:…

WGN Anchor Publicly Shames 12-Year-Old Video Bomber — WGN Anchor Publicly Shames 12-Year-Old Video Bomber