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After a pair of journalists were arrested Wednesday in Ferguson, Mo., Nate Silver was inspired to recount his own brush with the law. But in the cold light of Thursday, the data journalist realized that wasn't such a great idea.
The Huffington Post's Ryan Reilly continued to criticize the police officers who arrested him in Ferguson, Mo., saying during a television appearance Thursday that those cops might enjoy wearing their uniforms a bit too much.
CNN's Brian Stelter reported that NBC could officially name Chuck Todd as the new host of "Meet the Press" as early as Thursday afternoon. But confirmation of the change may have gone largely unnoticed.
Politico's media reporter Dylan Byers is calling for some perspective in the press coverage of the events in Ferguson, Mo. following the Wednesday arrests of the Huffington Post's Ryan Reilly and the Washington Post's Wesley Lowery.