Daily Briefing -Wednesday October 6, 2010

Dana Milbank is a syndicated columnist with the Washington Post and a prize-winning White House reporter. His books include Smashmouth: Two Years in the Gutter with Al Gore and George W. Bush, Homo Politicus: The Strange and Scary Tribes That Run Our Government, O is for Obama: An Irreverent A-to-Z Guide to Washington and Beltway Politics, and his latest, the brand new book, Tears of A Clown: Glenn Beck and the Tea Bagging of America, which we are offering today for a $100 pledge to KPFK and this program.