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How Poland Is Recovering From a Real-Life 'Designated Survivor' Situation
The premise of ABC’s most talked-about new show, “Designated Survivor,” is an unthinkable attack on the United States that wipes out the president and all of the country’s top leaders except for one – the designated survivor. Although the show is fiction, it uses real-life federal government
A Mississippi Mess
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MISSISSIPPI SENATE GOP BRAWL LOOKS HEADED FOR A RUNOFF: It looks like Mississippi Republicans will have to wait another three weeks to find out who their party’s candidate will be come November, since none of the GOP candidates hit the requisite 50%...
Jet Lag Gets the Best of John Kerry in Warsaw
WARSAW — Even an experienced traveler such as Secretary of State John Kerry can get a little worn down by jet lag. At the end of President Obama’s news conference with Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski, cameras caught the secretary of state dozing off as Komorowski gave...
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Brad Pitt Says Red Carpet Attack Makes Celebs Wary Brad Pitt, who was punched by a man at the premiere of “Maleficent” last week, says incidents like this make celebrities more wary about interacting with fans . “I don’t
Obama Calls European Security 'Sacrosanct' As Europe Tour Kicks Off
WARSAW – After an eight and a half hour flight, President Obama touched down in Warsaw, Poland Tuesday, starting his four-day tour through Europe where the topic of Ukraine will be high on the agenda. The president was greeted by Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski at...
Biden Trip Shows Europe United Over NATO, Divided On Sanctions
Vice President Joe Biden’s trip to Poland and Lithuania had a dual mission: show support of NATO allies in Russia’s backyard while also considering ways to wean these countries off their dependence on Russia, especially its oil. And while all the leaders he met expressed...
The Audacity Of Nope
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MARCH MADNESS COMES TO 1600 PENN.: It’s long been the audacity of nope, when it comes to would-be Cinderellas, notes ABC’s RICK KLEIN. “I know these are not imaginative picks,” President Obama told ESPN’s Andy Katz, in outlining his brackets...
Biden Rejects Polish Suggestion US Not Countering Putin
WARSAW, Poland – Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski stood next to Vice President Biden today as he tweaked the U.S. for not doing more to counter Russia’s military buildup, but Biden – looking directly at Komorowski – tweaked right back. Komorowski, who received Biden at his...
Philadelphia Bus Driver a Polish Hero
A Philadelphia bus driver is being hailed as a national hero in his homeland of Poland 25 years after protesting communism with a greased pig. Andrzej Sekowski spent a year in a Polish prison after sending a slippery swine squealing through the streets of communist...
Romney's Rate History, Politics and the Olympics, McCain and Cheney and Palin and Torture (PM Note)
From Carter in 1980 to Romney and Obama in 2012 – Politics and Olympics – Imagine Carter’s boycott today! And recall Reagan was on both sides of the boycott that year – http://abcn.ws/NReWdw Rate History - Mitt Romney suggested to David Muir over the weekend...