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Bob Cohn
President, The Atlantic • Former edit guy: Atlantic Digital, Wired, Industry Standard, Newsweek
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In a 2015 speech, Kavanaugh recalled fondly a saying from his high school: "What happens at Georgetown Prep stays at Georgetown Prep."
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Bob Cohn Sep 24
The implications of Rod Rosenstein leaving Dept of Justice now, per
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Bob Cohn Sep 19
Journalists, check this out. If you run a newsroom, this is a great opportunity.
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Bob Cohn Sep 18
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Bob Cohn Sep 16
The 2-hour marathon, long a barrier thought unbreakable, is within sight after today's remarkable 2:01.39 by Eliud Kipchoge. That's 4:38 per mile for 26 miles.
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Bob Cohn Sep 16
Remember: Douglas Ginsburg had to withdraw his nomination to Supreme Court in 1987 after it was revealed he had used marijuana in the 1960s and 70s.
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Bob Cohn Sep 16
The Kavanaugh nomination has come down to this: a cultural collision between MeToo and MAGA, says .
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Bob Cohn Sep 12
Just posted: our October issue, a special report on "the slow-motion crisis" in US and abroad.
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Bob Cohn Sep 11
On 9/11, Trump told an interviewer that with collapse of World Trade Center, his building now “is the tallest” in lower Manhattan.
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Bob Cohn Sep 10
. massive profile of Zuckerberg is definitely worth reading. But in the meantime, breaks down 8 key things Zuck says in the piece.
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Bob Cohn Sep 4
History shows windbag senators will do a lousy job questioning Kavanaugh. Advice from : Democrats should hire an outside lawyer to grill the nominee.
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Bob Cohn Sep 3
. says it's time for the press to fight back. He starts by tracing the right's anti-media crusade to Roger Ailes and the 1968 Nixon campaign.
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Bob Cohn Aug 30
Season 2 of our awesome podcast, Crazy Genius hosted by , launched today. This season: Five Ideas That Could Save the World.
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Bob Cohn Aug 29
Wondering how Warren Beatty finds himself a pallbearer at John McCain's funeral? This from 2008 interview with Beatty on politics and journalism: “I don’t think that political ideology is necessarily germane to friendships.”
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Bob Cohn Aug 29
Digital media analyst says of : "This is a sophisticated hire for Atlantic, which is pushing to invest more heavily in product and technology."
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Bob Cohn Aug 29
Great news: , of Facebook and NYT, is joining as chief business and product officer. Welcome, Alex!
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Bob Cohn Aug 23
Two decades after he covered the mafia, finds that his old notebooks filled with mobster interviews explain a lot about Trump.
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Bob Cohn Aug 23
How a Manafort pardon could backfire for Trump: on the landscape of legal complexities for the president.
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Bob Cohn Aug 22
These charges against Duncan Hunter, overshadowed by yesterday's epic Trump news, are pretty outrageous.
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Bob Cohn Aug 21
Is there a copy editor on the jury: Does note from foreman saying it "cannot come to consensus on a single count" mean no consensus on any of the 18 counts, or no consensus on just on one of them?
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