Three more after the jump…
Remember President Obama’s “60 Minutes” interview back in March where he mentioned that every day he reads a sampling of 10 letters sent to the White House?! Well, the POTUS also occasionally responds. By hand. That according to an article in today’s Times which follows Mike Kelleher, the man responsible for choosing those 10 letters.
It’s a fascinating read and is coupled with an interactive feature that includes the letters and responses mentioned in the article.
Read: Picking Letters, 10 A Day, That Reach Obama (NYT)
White House Press Corps member I’ve-covered-every-President-since-JFK-and-I-don’t-take-no-crap-from-nobody Helen Thomas is 88 years old.
I’d hit that.
Read about her (and her relationship with the Bush administration) here.