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Jim Roberts
Full-time student of the news & long-time follower of the Grateful Dead. Ex-Editor-in-Chief, Cheddar. Ex-NYT, Mashable. Listen to the thunder shout.
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Josh Marshall 6h
Asked to comment on 160,000+ Americans dying, Trump says, "I think it's been amazing what we've been able to do."
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Jim Roberts 6h
Disney World to cut hours after reopening to smaller-than-expected crowds during the pandemic.
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Kathryn Watson 6h
Trump says the pandemic of 1918 probably ended World War II 🤔
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Jim Roberts 6h
“It wasn’t released into China….” Trump seems to forget the cases and deaths in Wuhan early this year.
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Richard M. Nixon 9h
Biden’s lead has important anchors Clinton never had. I think he will win. The point would be winning in such a way to crush most legal challenges.
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Bob Weir 8h
My pals and have launched a podcast, and I'm thrilled to be one of the first guests. Join us as we discuss the forced slow-down that’s come out of COVID-19, my reflections on ’s passing and years of improvisational performance.
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Jim Roberts 7h
The Trump administration is expected this week to lift Obama-era controls on methane, a potent greenhouse gas.
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Mediaite 13h
Diamond & Silk Join Newsmax TV After Fox Nation Ouster, Call on Fans to ‘Ditch and Switch’ Fox
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Jack Shafer 12h
New : The Female Reporters Who Have Trump on the Run
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Alberto Cairo Jul 20
The paperback edition of 'How Charts Lie' comes out on October 13. I wish it weren't so necessary as it is these days, but I guess I'm glad I wrote it
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Jim Roberts 15h
Mike Pence’s response here is excruciatingly painful.
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Jim Roberts 15h
Replying to @nycjim
Chicago Police Supt. David Brown says “the seeds for the shameful destruction” started with the police shooting of a man who he said had fired at officers Sunday afternoon.
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Jim Roberts 15h
Replying to @nycjim
*Chicago Mayor Lightfoot calls on people to provide information on others who were involved in violence last night. *”We need every single person with knowledge to step up.... We’re not going to let our city be taken over by criminals and vigilantes.”
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Jim Roberts 15h
Replying to @nycjim
*Chicao Mayor Lori Lightfoot: "We are waking up in shock today,” after a night of "criminal looting and destruction.” *"This is not 1st amendment protected speech….this is felony conduct.” *”This was an assault on our city." LIVE:
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Jim Roberts 15h
Replying to @nbcchicago
CPD Chief David Brown says access to downtown Chicago will be restricted tonight as of 8 p.m.
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Jim Roberts 15h
Replying to @nycjim
Chicago Police Chief David Brown briefs the media after a night of violence, chaos and looting overnight. "Criminals took to the streets with the confidence that there would be no consequence for their actions.” LIVE:
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Jim Roberts 16h
Replying to @nycjim
Burberry has some pretty strong plate glass windows that appear to have withstood the violence.
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Jim Roberts 16h
Replying to @nbcchicago
Only one bridge is open in downtown Chicago after a night of looting. Live coverage via
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Jim Roberts 16h
Replying to @nbcchicago
Chicago officials raise bridges to limit access to downtown Chicago after a night of violence and looting.
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The Lincoln Project 🏴‍☠️ 17h
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