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11:06 AM, May 5, 2010 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
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Washington Post editor: “The web is a place where people want to come to the news of the day and developments in the political world and public policy from different vantage points, so you’re trying to offer people online a pretty robust smorgasbord,” by hiring a diverse group of liberal bloggers. Smorgasbord!

The Daily Grind

"The Connecticut man charged yesterday with the botched Times Square car bombing confessed to trying to slaughter innocent people in retaliation for US drone attacks that wiped out the leadership of his beloved Taliban, The Post has learned."

Washington Post selling Newsweek.

Uh oh: "Turnout among Dem voters dropped precipitously in 3 statewide primaries on Tuesday, giving the party more evidence that their voters lack enthusiasm ahead of midterm elections," The Hotline notes.

Is Pawlenty's Minnesota Nice an obstacle or a boon?

Headline of the day.

Oops: BP was exempted from 2009 environmental study by government.

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