"Skinny" Dip

Tired of wading through the news every morning? Bored by surfing over the newspapers and websites while inhaling your second cup of coffee? Weary of wondering what's most important?

Problem solved.

Our colleague Hillary Profita, who normally keeps media hounds on their toes over at Public Eye,today debuts something that will make your life a lot easier -- or, at least, a lot more interesting: "The Skinny,"a brand new column that promises to bring you "the top of the news and the best of the Web."

Hillary pays attention to all this stuff so you don't have to.

Check it out. We think it will jump-start your day.