Media Minutiae

Quick hits to end the day

TVNewser: CNN is sponsoring a Formula 1 car. Let’s hope that’s not a jinx.

FishbowlDC: Speaking of CNN, Ariane de Vogue is joining CNN Politics Digital.

GalleyCat: A Texas school is asking students to get signed permission slips before reading a book on poverty. The school’s principal commented, “Poor people can be quite frightening, so this is just a cautionary move.”