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Tom Kertscher
Freelance journalist: PolitiFact fact-checker, AP sports reporter. Ex-Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Al McGuire/Brett Favre author. Making A Murderer cameo.
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Tom Kertscher 17h
. baseball player to me for future story on sports rituals/superstitions: "When we take the field and we do our warm-up throws in the first inning, after I make my second throw, I like to go behind second base and say a little prayer."
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Tom Kertscher 17h
. to me for future magazine article, on her time at CSUN: "I'm just grateful, because I realized that brilliance comes in all forms, and I think we got to feel like we were brilliant at Northridge."
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"I certainly think it's possible. My skepticism has been solely on saying, show us the evidence before you deploy U.S. troops."--Presidential candidate/Dem US Rep to on whether Syria's Assad used chemical weapons on own people
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
Trump "was a birther. I can only imagine, as a Mexican-American, the things that they're going to come up with for me." -- Dem presidential candidate to on running against
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
. to me for future story on her jail-alternatives Promise business: "We believe in a care-centric model. We believe that if you treat people with respect, they're more likely to do better."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
.: Do you think the attacks on record of Dem presidential candidate as prosecutor are fair? Dem prez candidate : "Everybody is going to have their record scrutinized and they need to be prepared to defend that."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
Ex-UN ambassador/rumored GOP presidential candidate : "I can promise you: I'm too young to stop fighting. (Applause from audience.) Because we have press in the back of the room: No, that does not mean I'm running for president."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
"America will be a socialist country within 5 years, if you don't build the wall." -- Conservative pundit Ann Coulter to Trump
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Tom Kertscher Feb 15
"Hey, if Prince can do that halftime show in all that rain, I can do this in this snow." -- Presidential candidate and Dem Minnesota U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar in her campaign announcement during snowstorm
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Tom Kertscher Feb 14
"I just think there is no human that was more committed to his vision for what he thought the world should be like than Prince, and no human who believed in women and women of color more." -- Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, who worked for Prince, to me for future article
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Tom Kertscher Feb 14
“On the way to a game, the bus driver went the wrong way. We won the game. So, the next game, we made the bus driver go the same exact same route. He wasn’t lost--but he had to get lost for that game.”-- coach Adrian Bush to me for future sports superstitions story
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Dem presidential candidate Julian Castro on running against Trump: Trump "was a birther. I can only imagine, as a Mexican-American, the things that they're going to come up with for me."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Millennial 2020 Dem presidential hopeful to : "I think my generation just wants to know if an idea is good, and asserting that is socialist...that spell cannot be cast on our generation."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
"I can promise you: I'm too young to stop fighting. (Applause from audience.) Because we have press in the back of the room: No, that does not mean I'm running for president." -- Ex-UN ambassador/rumored GOP presidential candidate Nikki Haley
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Presidential candidate/Dem U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii on whether Syria's Assad used chemical weapons on his own people: "I certainly think it's possible. My skepticism has been solely on saying, show us the evidence before you deploy U.S. troops."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Conservative pundit to : "America will be a socialist country within 5 years, if you don't build the wall."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Presidential candidate and Dem Minnesota U.S. Sen. in her campaign announcement during snowstorm: "Hey, if Prince can do that halftime show in all that rain, I can do this in this snow."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 13
Millennial mayor who’s a White House hopeful would have the most military experience? My fact-check of .
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Tom Kertscher Feb 12
My PolitiFact fact-check on whether a millennial mayor, eyeing the White House, has more military experience than any president since George H.W. Bush. # via
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Tom Kertscher Feb 12
"When we take the field and we do our warm-up throws in the first inning, after I make my second throw, I like to go behind second base and say a little prayer." -- to me for future story on sports rituals/superstitions
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