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Gwen's Take

A few years ago, my friends Mark Halperin, now of Time Magazine, and John Harris, now of Politico, coined the term “freak show” as a catchall for the fever that overtakes those of us in the information gathering business from time to time.  “Toxicity,” they wrote in their 2006 political book, “The Way to Win,” “is the new defining trait of modern American politics.”

On the Radar: January 12, 2010

Legacy: On The Radar

Jeanne Cummings

Panelist Bios

Jeanne Cummings is the Government Team Deputy Editor at Bloomberg News in Washington.