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Jack Shafer
Politico columnist. Formerly Reuters, Slate, SFWeekly, , Inquiry. Email list: RSS:
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Timothy Noah 8m
"He's one of those counterfeits," Harry Truman said of Billy Graham. "I just don't go for people like that. All he's interested in is getting his name in the paper."
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Brendan I. Koerner 2h
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McClure's also apparently had a tronc-like relationship with its unions.
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Dara Lind 3h
Radical idea: People running baseball should actually like baseball, not be vaguely ashamed of it.
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John Williams 3h
David Foster Wallace would have been 56 today. I wrote this 10 years ago in the days after his death. It was far more fun than sad to do it, which maybe shouldn't have surprised me as much as it did.
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David S. Joachim 3h
🚨 New charges were filed in Mueller's criminal case against Manafort and Gates under seal, reports
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Jack Shafer 3h
The advertisements in this 1920 issue of McClure's are fantastic. cc:
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Jack Shafer 3h
Replying to @maggieNYT
How do you fire the boss's son-in-law?
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Josh Marshall 3h
Layoffs at VOX show us once again that the "pivot to video" and the obsession with "social video" which so many publishers have seen as their salvation was always a fool's errand. via
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Jack Shafer 5h
Replying to @schwarz
I wouldn't be caught dead in that synagogue.
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Tim O'Brien 5h
Translation: “I forgot his last name is Sessions, and I forgot he recused himself from the investigation.”
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Chase Madar 6h
When cheerfully urged Nixon to kill a million Vietnamese by
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Jack Shafer 6h
“If you watch Trump, he understands that there are two ways to be really tall, and one is to have your opponent be really short.” --Newt Gingrich
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Scott Shane 21h
This is an increasingly common misunderstanding. The vast majority of the 126 million Americans Facebook says saw the Russian material saw posts, not paid ads. Ads were a tiny part of the Russian effort.
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Kenneth Li 16h
Here's why Bob Roe, and I were fired from and how my colleagues , and many others persevered. Good job
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John Ellis Feb 19
I donated in 2014. If anyone has questions about being a live donor I would gladly try to answer questions.
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Kevin Roderick 17h
Canters Deli cuts back weeknight hours. No more table service after 3 a.m. -- not enough business to justify it. Still 24 hours on weekends.
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Carrie Budoff Brown 19h
One WH source told POLITICO that he and fellow admin officials were taken aback by the bump stock announcement. They’d received no heads up, the person said, and wondered privately if Trump wanted to blunt accusations that he wasn’t acting decisively.
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Jeet Heer 22h
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More true of his father-in-law, German Borisovich Khan.
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Jack Shafer 22h
Alex Van Der Zwaan sounds like a villain's name in a pulp fiction.
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Jack Shafer Feb 20
Inside the Mueller Indictment, by
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