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January 12, 2007

Dan Froomkin at Drinking Liberally


Update: Dan will need to reschedule tonight’s guest appearance at Drinking Liberally. New date coming soon.

On Thursday, January 25 the DC chapter of Drinking Liberally is proud to host columnist Dan Froomkin at Timberlake’s, Dupont Circle. Dan is best known for his White House Briefing column, a weekday roundup of all the latest on the White House. His column is a critical favorite in the political blogosphere.

The evening starts with a happy hour 6:30-7:30, followed by Dan’s talk and Q&A. Per tradition on our speaker nights, free appetizers, and drink discounts last until 9:00.

More on Froomkin:
In addition to writing the White House Briefing column, Dan Froomkin is deputy editor of, a new Web site from the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University that seeks to encourage more informed reporting by soliciting probing questions from experts.

Froomkin grew up in Washington. Most recently, he spent three years as editor of Over an 18-year career in journalism, he has also worked at the Winston-Salem Journal, the Miami Herald and the Orange County Register. He has been a Michigan Journalism Fellow and Editor of New Media for Education Week. He joined in 1997 as a senior producer for politics.

Froomkin is celebrating his third anniversary writing the White House Briefing column. It is also the second anniversary of his first speaking appearance at Drinking Liberally.


  1. o.o

    I know I’ve been gone for a while, but WOW I am so there!!!!

    If I’m not there, call the police, because I’ll be bleeding in a ditch somewhere!

    StealthBadger4:31 pm, January 20

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