MeetThePressstakes is formally (finally) no more. “These are treasured platforms,” said (new moderator) David Gregory to (outgoing temp) Tom Brokaw, of Meet and similar Sunday morning shows. Gregory told Brokaw that he learned from Tim Russert to “ask the tough question” and “think of the smart follow-up.”

In case you missed the Brokaw-to-Gregory baton pass:

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.