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Tom Brokaw Dec 9
Go, Eli, go!
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Tom Brokaw Nov 28
er, HAPPY birthday not HAPOY
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Tom Brokaw Nov 28
so flattered B and N featuring my latest book THE FALL OF RICHARD NIXON in its Xmas promotions. Writing it brought back memories so timely for today - and there are surprises as well, including Nixon’s hapoy birthday greeting to me
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Tom Brokaw Nov 22
Replying to @BleacherReport
how do you say BALL HOG HOT DOG
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Tom Brokaw Nov 22
where ever you stand on impeachment, be proud of the men and women in foreign service and mil intel who dedicate their lives for modest salary and many disruptions to serve the the best interests of American people. they’re like physicians, tending to the health of USA
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Tom Brokaw Nov 15
another deadly school shooting. the 11th of the year. trump at a rally - dems deep in impeachment. not a word on this terrifying reality in america.
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Tom Brokaw Nov 9
bloomberg is a management genius and a man who loves the arena but as he knows the presidential campaign is about so much@more than resume
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Tom Brokaw Nov 9
in berlin for 30th anniversary of fall of Wall. NBC had world wide xclusuve coverage when it happened. team effort. thrills me to this day. perfect time to re-ignite western alliance ideals. work remains. are you listening pres trump?
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Tom Brokaw Oct 31
our two worlds - a thrilling end to the world series starring a mix of ethnicities - and a nyt front page story about an 11 yr old boy shot to death by a stray bullet while he played basketball, his favorite sport as he stayed out of trouble damn, damn, damn
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Tom Brokaw Oct 5
i was not a bad baseball player but i never learned to spit every 30 secs so i didn’t make it to the majors.
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Tom Brokaw Sep 25
can u imagine gop reaction if pres obama had reached out to, say, putin looking for dirt on trump’s son’s conversations with russian operatives? buckle up this is going to be a wild ride.
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Tom Brokaw Sep 17
god bless cokie roberts, a dear friend and national treasure we met 50 yrs ago in calif, cokie and meredith full time mothers and career women. steve and i were two lucky guys. cokie wrote books, starred on npr and abc, raised 2 fab children an enduring role model
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Tom Brokaw Sep 11
t. boone pickens, an american original. wildcatter, mesa petroleum, raider, quail hunter, charmer, okla state promoter. lost big but made more. god bless boone, a pal
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Tom Brokaw Sep 9
this time the refs got it right - and drew brees performed his magic. Saints by two with 2 secs left. he’s 40 - and 150% St Brees!
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Tom Brokaw Aug 17
i first met peter fonda when he was a college student in omaha. he was in a preppy suit with a short hait cut, getting his corvette serviced. i was a young reporter. we next met in calif post EASY RIDER. BIG change in wardrobe! but always polite. not easy being hank’s son
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Tom Brokaw Aug 9
45 years ago today richard nixon became the first president to resign - watergate. on 11/12 i hv a new book - THE FALL OF RICHARD NIXON, an acct of his last year i was nbc white house correspondent and had an up close view of that tumultuous, historic time. what lessons remain?
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Tom Brokaw Aug 6
in this dark and sad time it is all the more important to find a way to work together, to aggressively condemn poisonous social media screeds, for responsible gun owners to speak up, for civil society and dialogue to be the norm, not the exception. lower voices and raise hope
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Tom Brokaw Aug 3
ok America - what are we going to do? it’s about a more than guns. it’s about poisonous hate in social media about hate in the political arena about gotcha in mass media. the center has been replaced by hate so, now what?
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Tom Brokaw Aug 3
nick buoniconti - great dolphins all pro, great humanitarian, great father and great friend. tough guy with a huge heart. nfl - launch a BIG project on head injuries - name for nick
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Tom Brokaw Jul 27
just back from the dedication of the very moving memorial at Heart Mt, the remote, harsh Wyoming landscape where Japanese -American CITIZENS were imprisoned during WW II It’s a reminder of how a mob mentality can lead to outrageous behavior. visit - and vow NEVER AGAIN
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