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MILLER’S CROSSING: Jason Epstein continues to find odd ways of showing support for his jailed spouse, Judith Miller. The esteemed book publisher is currently telling friends that his wife “is having the time of her life” in prison.

Really? The time of her life?

According to a Wednesday report on Salon.com, Miller, a reporter for The New York Times who has been behind bars for 54 days for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating the outing of undercover CIA operative Valerie Plame, “is holding up well, but has had some stomach problems related to jail food, misses the Internet and outside contact, and has had to withstand a constant stream of hip-hop videos on the communal television sets.”

Times executive editor Bill Keller told The Los Angeles Times recently, “Sadly, Judy is not on a fellowship at some writers’ colony. She is in JAIL. She is sleeping on a foam mattress on the floor, and her communications are, shall we say, constrained.”

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