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*Edwards backs Obama. “The reason I am here tonight is the voters have made their choice, and so have I,” he tells the crowd.
*Marie Cocco of the Washington Post also writes a post-mortem on the Clinton campaign. But, her angle is quite different: “Misogyny I Won’t Miss” reads the headline.
*And the next Leonard Downie is…The Politico’s Michael Calderone writes about some possibilities floating out there.
*Barack Obama calls a female reporter ‘sweetie, then apologizes for it, according to a Politico blog. One commenter response: “I can confirm that yesterday in Missouri he called a 9-year-old girl ‘sweetie.’ He isn’t lying when he says it’s a habit.”
*Marion Barry goes on The O’Reilly Factor. No joke.