💐 Happy Valentine's Day! Every year, I call my mom to thank her for being my first valentine.
🎥 Tonight on "Axios on HBO" (6 p.m. ET/PT on all HBO platforms):
- Margaret Talev asks Dr. Fauci if he knows what "Fauciing" means ... I go backstage with Vice President Harris (See a clip) ... Alexi McCammond travels to Puerto Rico to interview Gov. Pedro Pierluisi (See a clip) ... Dan Primack has a lively exchange with NYSE President Stacey Cunningham.
⚡ Situational awareness: TJ Ducklo resigned as White House deputy press secretary after threatening a reporter. Jen Psaki said the White House is "committed to ... treating others with dignity and respect." Ducklo: "I know this was terrible."
- Today's Smart Brevity™ count: 1,171 words ... 4½ minutes.