Things I'm Not Blogging About Today

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I'm still on deadline -- these Atlantic stories are long. I was at a dinner last night with the founders of Twitter, and I have newfound appreciation for short-form. So, because of deadline pressure, here are the things I won't be discussing today:
1) Bibi's meeting with Obama, the culmination of Operation Desert Shmooze.
2) The Aspen Ideas Festival, the actual Operation Desert Shmooze.
3) The fact that it is 76 degrees in Aspen and 100 degrees in Washington.
4) NASA's new mission to reach out to Muslims.
5) The suit Joe Biden wore in Iraq, which struck me as unserious.
6) Glenn Greenwald.

Undoubtedly there is more. I will follow-up with other items I won't be discussing later on today.

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Jeffrey Goldberg is a national correspondent for The Atlantic and a recipient of the National Magazine Award for Reporting. He is the author of Prisoners: A Story of Friendship and Terror. More

Before joining The Atlantic in 2007, Goldberg was a Middle East correspondent, and the Washington correspondent, for The New Yorker. He was previouslly a correspondent for The New York Times Magazine and New York magazine. He has also written for the Jewish Daily Forward and was a columnist for The Jerusalem Post.

Goldberg's book Prisoners was hailed as one of the best books of 2006 by the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Slate, The Progressive, Washingtonian magazine, and Playboy. He received the 2003 National Magazine Award for Reporting for his coverage of Islamic terrorism and the 2005 Anti-Defamation League Daniel Pearl Prize. He is also the winner of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists prize for best international investigative journalist; the Overseas Press Club award for best human-rights reporting; and the Abraham Cahan Prize in Journalism.

In 2001, Goldberg was appointed the Syrkin Fellow in Letters of the Jerusalem Foundation, and in 2002 he became a public-policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C.

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