Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
About The Reliable Source  |  On Twitter: Reliable Source  |  E-mail: Amy and Roxanne  |  RSS Feeds RSS Feed

Reliable Source: October 26, 2008 - November 1, 2008

rs-codenames13

The Obamas: Malia, Barack, Sasha and Michelle. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)...

By The Reliable Source  |  November 1, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Who Better to Sell a Ticket? Entertainers Get Out the Vote

Gwyneth Paltrow (Dave Hogan/Getty Images) Sorry, Virginia! Early yesterday, the Barack Obama campaign announced that none other than Oscar winner Gwyneth Paltrow would headline get-out-the-vote rallies in Richmond and Arlington today. (Who better than the macrobiotic Pilates princess of...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 31, 2008; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Capping Off the Day With Lunch on the Coach

Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) Lunch on Bruce Boudreau! Six months ago, Kelly Black ran into the Washington Capitals head coach at Ballston Common Mall -- where the team holds public practices -- and invited...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 31, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Hey, Isn't That...?

Martina Navratilova in April 2004 (AP Photo/Paula Illingorth) Martina Navratilova dining with two women and a man Wednesday night at downtown Rasika. Casual slacks; seemed to know a lot about Indian cuisine. Unclear what the retired tennis great was...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 31, 2008; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Hey, Isn't That...?  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Quoted

Sen. John McCain and Joe "Joe the Plumber" Wurzelbacher at a campaign stop in Elyria, Ohio Thursday. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder) "Joe's with us today -- Joe, where are you? Where is Joe? Is Joe with us here today? Joe, I...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 31, 2008; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Quoted  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

For Joe the Plumber, a Higher Tax Bracket?

Joe Wurzelbacher signs autographs at a McCain-Palin rally in Bowling Green, Ohio. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta) Joe the Plumber has signed with Jim the Publicist. The Ohio workingman who emerged as an election-year symbol of middle-class tax fears is now...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 30, 2008; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Your Questions Answered About Wardrobe-Gate

Sarah Palin (in her consignment duds) and husband Todd at a rally in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/Joe Burbank) This week, Sarah Palin said she was "back to wearing my own clothes from my favorite consignment shop in Anchorage, Alaska."...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 30, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  Your Questions Answered  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

This Just In...

Britney Spears (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello) Joaquin Phoenix, who did his own singing as Johnny Cash in "Walk the Line," is quitting the acting biz -- done, finito -- to focus on music, the Oscar nominee told Extra. Britney Spears's...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 30, 2008; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  This Just In...  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Quoted

Tina Fey (AP Photo/Evan Agostini) "I was like, 'Yeah, that's exactly what 17-year-old Bristol Palin wants to do at 'SNL' ... babysit the toddler of the lady that goofs on her mom.' " -- Tina Fey to Conan O'Brien...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 30, 2008; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Quoted  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

It May Be Time to Drop a Few Balls Around Town

Sidney Harman and Rep. Jane Harman dance at the Harman Center for the Arts gala Monday night. (James Brantley) Mothball those ball gowns! Washington's black-tie blowouts are going the way of your 401(k). Monday's gala for the Shakespeare Theatre's...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 29, 2008; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Parties  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

He Might Not Be Political, but He Knows the Score

Local composer Todd Hahn Republicans and Democrats are increasingly singing the same tune -- at least in their campaign ads. From his studio in Clarendon, composer Todd Hahn provides the soundtrack for candidates across the country. He's worked for...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 29, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

This Just In...

Sen. Edward Kennedy (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Ted Kennedy returned to his D.C. home last night -- his first time in the city since July. "He thought this would be a good time to be back," said spokesman Anthony Coley....

By The Reliable Source  |  October 29, 2008; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  This Just In...  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Quoted

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, left, and Chuck Norris in November 2007. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) "If some thug breaks into my home, I can use my roundhouse kick. But I prefer he look down the barrel of my gun."...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 29, 2008; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Quoted  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Busy Campaigning, Elizabeth Dole Sends an Arf.S.V.P.

Then-Senate Minority Leader Bob Dole, his wife, Elizabeth, and their dog, the original Leader, walk through the Capitol in November 1994. (AP Photo/John Duricka) Sen. Elizabeth Dole, locked in a tight race in North Carolina, couldn't make it to...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 28, 2008; 1:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

He Demands a Recount: A 'Swing Vote' Credit Dispute

Bradley Blakeman (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) "Swing Vote" lasted barely a month in movie theaters. It's enjoying a much longer life in the courts. A federal lawsuit filed by a former Bush White House aide who claims that filmmakers stole...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 28, 2008; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

This Just In...

Bono speaks at The Women's Conference in Long Beach, Calif., on Oct. 2. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello) When is a rock star partying with nubile fans "news"? When it's Bono! The U.K. Daily Mail yesterday published photos of the knighted...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 28, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  This Just In...  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Hey, Isn't That...?

Stephen Colbert (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)Stephen Colbert (black suit, black bow tie) drawing a crowd Friday in front of the Spy Museum, where he was filming an upcoming "Colbert Report" episode in which he learns the tools of the espionage...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 28, 2008; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Hey, Isn't That...?  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Quoted

Ray Nagin (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)"I don't know, maybe I need to paint my face like Giuliani or something!" --New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin in the new issue of Details magazine, complaining that "people still criticize the hell out of...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 28, 2008; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Quoted  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Jenna Bush Hager, Sharing Those Teaching Duties

Jenna, Laura, Barbara: The Bush women at the Kuwaiti embassy Friday. (Photo by Tony Powell) When Jenna Bush went to work for a D.C. charter school, the third-grade class got more than the president's daughter -- it got "Miss...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 27, 2008; 1:05 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Parties  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Sarah Palin, Getting Back to Her Own Duds

Hasselbeck and Palin in Florida Sunday. (Getty Images) Sarah Palin has slipped into something more comfortable -- her own clothes. The Alaska governor was introduced yesterday at a Tampa rally by "The View's" Elisabeth Hasselbeck, who called coverage of...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 27, 2008; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Quoted

"Youths literally run the world. Kids probably have the loudest voice together than anyone." Hayden Panettiere, a Barack Obama supporter and the Jane Fonda of Gen Y, on why kids (presumably ones old enough to vote) are actually in...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 27, 2008; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Quoted  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Love, Etc.

Amy Poehler, "Baby Mama" for real. (Evan Agostini - AP) Born: A boy to Amy Poehler and Will Arnett Saturday in New York. At 8 pounds 1 ounce, Archie Arnett made his debut just hours before mom's scheduled appearance...

By The Reliable Source  |  October 27, 2008; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Love, Etc.  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company