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Ron Charles
I write about books at The Washington Post. Ron.Charles@washpost.com
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Ron Charles 12h
The irony, it burns!
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Ron Charles 18h
5 Under 35: Think of it as the smallest, most prestigious fiction writers group in America:
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Ron Charles 18h
Weirdly relevant story: "Two-headed copperhead snake found in Virginia":
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Ron Charles 19h
May 2017: "Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation" Sept. 2018: More easing....?
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Ron Charles 20h
Replying to @jifranklin
I think I met them somewhere, but I'm too old to remember.....
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Ron Charles 21h
Meet 5 extraordinary young fiction writers:
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National Book Foundation 22h
The 2018 5 Under 35 authors have been announced! We're thrilled to this year honor Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Akwaeke Emezi, Lydia Kiesling, and Moriel Rothman-Zecher.
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Ron Charles Sep 23
Coincidentally, this is the same level of open-mindedness the GOP looks for in judges.
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Ron Charles Sep 23
BREAKING: I have calendars from fall 1993 showing that I did not read “The Celestine Prophecy,” by James Redfield.
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Hank Stuever Sep 23
"Revived from your 30-year rest in the rerun crypt, you have achieved a new existence, Magnum — dipped in heavy gloss and buffed to a shine. Tires squeal, things explode, Dobermans bark. Still we feel nothing."
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Ron Charles Sep 23
No, sadly, it’s not nuts. It’s carefully designed to keep certain groups of citizens from voting.
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Ron Charles Sep 23
Replying to @MonicaHesse @TheFallow
This sounds like the kind of line one finds in the transcript of an 18th-century rape case.
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Ron Charles Sep 23
Women are so unreliable and hysterical it’s a wonder we still let them vote. . . .
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Ron Charles Sep 23
The party of Family Values makes this so clear now.
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Farrar,Straus&Giroux Sep 23
“If I don’t figure out how to write the feelings I feel or the places I have seen in just the right way I will explode, irrespective of how people read the results.” takes 's Author Questionnaire:
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Ron Charles Sep 22
“Republicans could have not done a better job demonstrating their bias, ineptitude, unseriousness, meanness, unfairness and general lack of empathy. They have become a walking advertisement for Democratic Senate candidates.”
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Ron Charles Sep 22
So many brave women coming forward with horror stories like this to push back against the Pro Sex Abuse wing of the GOP.
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Ron Charles Sep 22
I never did this in high school. Or college. Or ever. (I hope you aren’t conveying those horrible values to your sons. The Pro Date Rape contingent in this country is already big enough.)
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Nieman Storyboard Sep 22
I trust/hope someone is going to bring us the deeper story of this family. Because ... wow.
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Elizabeth "Get Your Damn Flu Shot" Sep 19
It’s 1992. A time traveler pops into the campaign bus of these young Americans and says “Three of you will win the popular vote and only one of you will become President.”
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