Jay Carney & Claire Shipman, Married

Mr. Carney, former Time bureau chief and “cool dancer,” was named President Obama’s press secretary this year. Since 2008, he had been the director of communications for Vice President Joe Biden—putting years of experience in the DC press corps to work for the executive branch. Ms. Shipman is a senior correspondent at ABC News—which caused some awkwardness when Mr. Carney made the jump. Remember the good old days when they used to do “This Week” roundtables together?