Tweet o' the day

With lots of careers ending today at William Morris and Endeavor, Hollywood writer Michael Oates Palmer gives a shout out to his now-unemployed agent:

palmermix My agent was a casualty of the WMA firings today, after over 25 years of service. He's a great agent and a good guy. Proud to be his client.

Sign of the times: Cision, which provides PR offices with media contacts and release distribution, now offers free tracking of tweets by U.S. and U.K. journalists. Atop right now is L.A. Times reporter Robert Lopez.

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