NewsHour producer herding 2,000 correspondents tonight

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No kicking back with a green beer for PBS NewsHour Producer Linda Scott this St. Patrick’s Day. She’s in charge of organizing tonight’s huge Radio and Television Correspondents Dinner in D.C. Some 2,000 guests are expected at the Washington Convention Center for one of the District’s largest soirees. “We’re going to pull out the stops and have a good time,” Scott told the Washington Times. At the head table: Vice President Joe Biden, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Republican Sens. Orrin G. Hatch of Utah and Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs. They’ll nosh on a menu including ravioli garnished with lobster and crayfish.