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President Trump spent at least 30 minutes yesterday on the phone with Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the NRA. The call ended the way that LaPierre had hoped it would: with Trump espousing NRA talking points. https://nyti.ms/31UZ2tq
Breaking News: The federal budget deficit is growing faster than expected and will top $1 trillion next year, as President Trump considers more spending. https://nyti.ms/31RK8nv
 
Ben Sasse is concerned.
RT @LauraMSegal: I was reminded of this fantastic piece by @clairecm @nytimes by @consciouskidlib -- time to re-read and follow - How to Ra…
President Trump and his aides are sending 2 simultaneous, contradictory messages about the economy: That it is booming, and everything is fine. And that it is time for emergency measures to keep this boom going. https://nyti.ms/2zebqII
Boris Johnson, on his first foreign trip as Britain’s prime minister, is navigating treacherous political waters, particularly with President Trump https://nyti.ms/31Rm7gr
Jonathan Anderson; the creator of strange, beautiful clothing and accessories; is among the most forward-thinking designers working today https://nyti.ms/2zdx7IU
Breaking News: A new Trump administration rule would allow the U.S. to indefinitely detain families who cross the border illegally, abolishing a 20-day limit. https://nyti.ms/2zcpulR
19 cyclists have been killed so far this year in New York. But drivers who cause fatalities are rarely criminally charged. The recent death of a cyclist in Brooklyn has intensified the debate over whether drivers are treated too leniently. https://nyti.ms/2zelLnI
“As soon as he broke a record, he immediately began thinking about the next record to break." So said the head of Ugo Sansonetti's track club. Sansonetti was breaking records into his 90s. He has died at 100. https://nyti.ms/2ze2GlO
RT @Bruno_J_Navarro: @dabeard @EthanZ @xeni @David_Ingram @jkbjournalist @nytimes @knightfdn So shocking that Ito also took Epstein’s money…
A Department of Veterans Affairs pathologist has been charged with 3 counts of involuntary manslaughter. He is accused of intentionally botching diagnoses, falsifying records and working under the influence of an intoxicating substance. https://nyti.ms/2zbIQYf
A letter to 2 athletes who broke the rules forbidding political protest included a none-too-subtle signal for anyone vying for next year’s Olympics https://nyti.ms/31SJsyc
Nearly 200 American executives tried this week to redefine the role of a corporation in society. Today's episode of "The Daily" podcast looks at what’s behind that move. https://nyti.ms/31WJsgz
We took a trip through the New York Times’s photo archive to find one striking image from each state. Test your knowledge with this quiz. https://nyti.ms/31WG4mb
Morning briefing: Here's what you need to know to start your day https://nyti.ms/31QTZKh
Still thinking about that wild ending? Or Quentin Tarantino’s foot worship? "Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood" has prompted a lot of ink; here’s a roundup of what to read. https://nyti.ms/2zdwFuc
RT @MrJonCryer: Seriously @nytimes ?!?! There is no “spat” A US President who appears to be losing his grip on reality decided he wanted…
RT @pulitzercenter: Teachers: looking for ways to use the @nytimes #1619Project in the classroom? You can find free curriculums, guides, an…
President Trump says he has the authority to reduce capital gains taxes — a $100 billion cut for the rich — without Congress. "It’s something that would be very easy to do." https://nyti.ms/31SO9rO
A Nazi sympathizer who threatened to butcher a Hispanic woman and boasted that President Trump would wipe out nonwhites in a “racial war and crusade” was arrested on charges of making threats, the F.B.I. said https://nyti.ms/2zbW9bd
Syrian government troops appeared close to seizing a strategic town in the country’s last rebel-held region. It's another milestone in a military campaign that has trapped about 3 million civilians in the area. https://nyti.ms/31QTgc3
The abacus is still taught in Japanese schools. Young competitors can perform dazzling mathematical feats by sliding tiny beads. https://nyti.ms/31QgS0u
RT @dabeard: @EthanZ @xeni @David_Ingram @jkbjournalist Note: MIT Media Lab chief Joi Ito, also a @nytimes and @knightfdn board member, has…
The Chinese government acknowledged that it was holding an employee of Britain’s consulate in Hong Kong who had disappeared in early August. His disappearance added to fears that China is detaining people in an effort to intimidate supporters of protests. https://nyti.ms/31SYh3O
Shows about climate change have dominated international arts festivals. But the events themselves are part of the problem. https://nyti.ms/2z9u3gR
RT @dabeard: @DrMayaAngelou @nytimes “We are the constant reminder of … the lie at our origins that, while Thomas Jefferson was writing the…
“Is this some sort of joke?” a former Danish prime minister asked. It was not. President Trump canceled his meeting with the prime minister of Denmark because she was not interested in selling Greenland. https://nyti.ms/31UWFGG
After 14 months of bickering, Italy’s government collapsed, plunging a key European nation already hobbled by financial fragility and political chaos into a renewed period of crisis https://nyti.ms/2zcCRlX
The philosophy of 2 artists posits that buildings could be designed to increase mental and physical stimulation, which would, in turn, prolong life indefinitely https://nyti.ms/2zdt27i
The days of spam that offered “get rich quick” and “get sex now” are passing, replaced with “find financial relief,” “don’t be alone” and “WARNING!” https://nyti.ms/31TMYsm
Insurers are reducing their exposure to fire-prone regions across the Western U.S., putting new pressure on homeowners and raising concerns that climate change could make insurance unaffordable in some areas https://nyti.ms/31Rpd3V
In Opinion Benjamin Haas writes, "I have found that about half of the largest 150 European companies had some presence in Xinjiang, an area that Amnesty International has described as 'an open-air prison.'" https://nyti.ms/2z8lz9I
RT @MaxBoot: Kudos to @nytimes for #1619Project making readers understand the enduring legacy of slavery and segregation. The toxic reactio…
A video of a woman tasting kombucha for the first time has ricocheted around the internet, racking up more than 40 million views on Twitter alone. It seemed to resonate with anyone who’s ever vacillated between pajamas and club clothes on a Friday night. https://nyti.ms/322JeF5
Australia will join an American-led effort to protect ships from Iranian threats in the critical Strait of Hormuz https://nyti.ms/31KVCt4
Europe morning briefing: Here's what you need to know to start your day https://nyti.ms/31UvnQZ
In Opinion @tomfriedman writes, "The Palestinian-Israeli peace process has become a pathetic festival of magical thinking, performance art, reality denial, political fund-raising and outright political fraud" https://nyti.ms/31UvI6d
Every summer, hundreds of ancient bones emerge from the ice of what is known as Skeleton Lake. A new genetic study helps explain how they got there. https://nyti.ms/31TLsq1
The Trump administration is on the verge of issuing its own regulations to replace the landmark Flores Agreement, which has protected migrant children for 22 years https://nyti.ms/31SBzZC
8 new and soon-to-be-released comic book series for the end of summer https://nyti.ms/31PWfS7
To conserve energy, weaker migratory birds sleep with their heads tucked — but at a price. “The cost of sleeping tucked in is a slower reaction time” to potential predators, one biologist said. https://nyti.ms/2zdSBVK
Facebook plans to hire a team of editors to work on a news initiative called News Tab, which is its latest venture into the world of publishing https://nyti.ms/31WXE9D
In Opinion He was the next Colonel Sanders, with a fish-and-chips empire — until he wasn’t. Watch the first installment in our new Op-Docs series, "Almost Famous." https://nyti.ms/2zcLey8
RT @dabeard: @EthanZ @xeni @David_Ingram @jkbjournalist Note: MIT Media Lab chief Joi Ito, also a @nytimes and @knightfdn board member, has…
President Trump said that Jewish people who vote for Democrats are guilty of “great disloyalty” https://nyti.ms/31TzAnX
RT @MrJonCryer: Seriously @nytimes ?!?! There is no “spat” A US President who appears to be losing his grip on reality decided he wanted…
Walmart accused Tesla of “widespread, systemic negligence” after solar panels at several stores caught fire https://nyti.ms/2zaSzhk
A mysterious neurological disorder is affecting Florida's panthers. It seems to hit kittens the hardest. https://nyti.ms/2zah7XR
Harvey Weinstein wants his trial on sexual assault charges moved out of NYC, arguing that the intense media scrutiny makes it impossible for jurors to give him a fair trial https://nyti.ms/31U7IzU
In keeping with a monthslong trend, the exodus of advertisers from Tucker Carlson’s prime-time Fox News program continued this month https://nyti.ms/2zdxmmZ
Evening Briefing: Here's what you need to know at the end of the day https://nyti.ms/31TcdLm
President Trump said he canceled his meeting with the prime minister of Denmark because she was not interested in selling Greenland https://nyti.ms/31SfbQ4
 
Pretty sure this is Trump creating another NFL franchise opportunity for himself.
Philadelphia’s police commissioner resigned after Mayor Jim Kenney criticized his efforts to stop harassment and discrimination in the department https://nyti.ms/31Q1Bgb
An Australian court upheld the sexual abuse conviction of Cardinal George Pell, the highest-ranking Roman Catholic leader ever found guilty in a criminal court in the church’s child sex abuse crisis https://nyti.ms/31SaG88
RT @HowardU: American slavery began 400 years ago this month! The @nytimes has sent Howard University copies of their most profound piece…
Teachers can download reading guides, activities and other resources to bring the #1619Project into the classroom, thanks to the @pulitzercenter http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/1619-project-pulitzer-center-education-programming
 
How was slavery taught in your school? We want to hear your story for the #1619Project. Your responses may be published in upcoming articles. https://nyti.ms/2z9TAX6
 
“Without the idealistic, strenuous and patriotic efforts of black Americans, our democracy today would most likely look very different — it might not be a democracy at all.” — Nikole Hannah-Jones https://nyti.ms/31Q0NYH
 
Thank you to everyone who has read, spent time with and discussed the #1619Project. There’s more to come, including more stories, a podcast with Nikole Hannah-Jones and an event at the @NMAAHC in October. https://twitter.com/i/moments/1163804875236491265
 
Last week, @singharlem helped open the #1619Project with their performance of “Go Down Moses”: Go down Moses Way down in Egypt land Tell all pharaohs to Let my people go!
 
Last week, Vy Higginsen’s Sing Harlem Choir helped open the #1619Project with their performance of "Go Down Moses"
RT @nytimes: Thailand is one of the world’s most unequal societies. The disparities extend to the country’s deadly roads, where who lives a…
RT @David_S_Wilson: This interview with @timoreilly is highly relevant to today's @nytimes article about CEOs changing their tune about max…
Today's 5 best ideas: http://as.pn/ideas from @medium @nytimes @PopMech @TheAtlantic @RutgersU
RT @daveyalba: Obligatory twete: Today is my first day at @nytimes! I got a balayage yesterday and the office building is freezing. Also: I…
RT @joanwalsh: If you don't happen to subscribe to @nytimes, for whatever reason, this is a good way to support the #1619 project and the w…
RT @bikehugger: @xeni @Joi @nytimes Oddest part of this story was the para about how he's going to raise an equal amount of money, but not…
RT @marx_attacks_: Hey @nytimes, you blatantly misgendered @LauraJaneGrace, one of the most prominent transwomen in music, in order to make…
RT @nytimes: "Democracy is a messy thing. Shareholder democracy may be even messier," writes @andrewrsorkin https://nyti.ms/31PcFdl
RT @haroldpollack: Reading conservative critiques of @nytimes 1619 project. As I try to understand African-Americans' reactions, I wonder h…
RT @JoeBeOne: homie Kate freaking Conger is on the ⁦@nytimes front page!!!!!1!⁩ "Facebook and Twitter Say China Is Spreading Disinformation…
RT @nhannahjones: @nytimes @wilsonchandler @EkpeUdoh @itsgabrielleu @johnlegend @NAACP_LDF @Fund2F The @pulitzercenter has produced an enti…
RT @blprnt: So the @nytimes is hosting a talk with the CEO of Sidewalk Labs and it sounds like it's going to be a hard-hitting, ask the-tou…
RT @MarshallProj: Breaking: Daniel Pantaleo has been fired from the NYPD, five years after Eric Garner's death. More at @nytimes: https://…
RT @aaronecarroll: Pleased to see this one appear in print in the @nytimes today! Sickle Cell Disease Still Tends to Be Overlooked https:/…
⁦wow. @jbouie⁩. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/republicans-racism-african-americans.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share via @nytimes
RT @Morning_Joe: .@WalterIsaacson: "This is the best journalistic project in my memory," while discussing @nytimes coverage of racial issue…
💜 I've put the entirety of my conversation with @DenisMukwege on my IGTV: https://tinyurl.com/EmmaWatsonDenisMukwege 🦸🏿‍♂ #Spoiler, Dr. Denis Mukwege is my hero. Thank you again to @howtoacademy and @nytimes for facilitating a brilliant conversation.
RT @nytimes: Experts say that most tear gas injuries are blunt force trauma caused by a canister, and we found examples of Hong Kong police…
RT @jakesilverstein: If you’re unable to find a print copy of the @nytimes with the #1619Project tomorrow, let us know. We’re doing our bes…
Can one simultaneously be a young firebrand and a sinister and revolting grotesque? Honestly, @nytimes, you often don’t seem to be up to this at all. https://twitter.com/juddlegum/status/1163116649463144449
RT @nytimes: Women are fleeing domestic violence and the risk of death at home in Central America. The Trump administration is fighting to…
RT @LockTheRaven: @donttrythis @nytimes "Callous disregard for the rights of other humans promotes actual walking leech to some form of hig…
RT @nytimes: As a senior adviser to President Trump, Stephen Miller is presiding over one of the fiercest attacks on immigration in U.S. hi…
RT @doug_ellison: Umm @nytimes - you misspelt “Xenophobia and Racism lifted a young Nazi - How the media is complicit in the rise of Fascis…
RT @MichaelCarusi: @monteiro @nytimes "Seized the Moment to Battle Immigration" Dear NYT - please stop framing this like he's some kind of…
Serious question for the @nytimes, what does it take to get the taste of Stephen Miller’s asshole off your tongue? I’m guessing the purple Listerine.
I’m decidedly trying not to repost random bad shite, but hey @nytimes wtf are you thinking?! I guess you view the de-humanization of all nonwhite humans to be just another political stance. https://twitter.com/slpng_giants/status/1163135735806873600
RT @slpng_giants: Hey @nytimes. You spelled “virulently racist shitbird responsible for trying to ban Muslims from the US and separating br…
RT @nytimes: Firing more than 1,800 rounds of tear gas, Hong Kong police have repeatedly violated standards for safely dispersing crowds, e…
RT @SushantSin: India continues to be featured on the front pages of @nytimes, not for a great reason: now for the NRC in Assam - a story t…
Dear @nytimes - Stephen Miller is not a young firebrand. He’s a bigoted fascist. There’s something of a difference. https://twitter.com/espiers/status/1163100853231923200
RT @pfmcdevitt: @ElieNYC @espiers @moorehn @nytimes “Racist Fuck” is only two spaces more than “Firebrand”. I totally would have made “Raci…
RT @sethquimby1: @ElieNYC @espiers @moorehn @nytimes But we all overreacted because it was quote one bad headline
RT @Lucybpalermo: @ElieNYC @espiers @moorehn @nytimes Better headline: “How Deep-Rooted Bigotry, Racism in the GOP Allowed an Unelected Yo…
RT @ElieNYC: @espiers @moorehn These @nytimes headline writers have no fucking shame. They will whitewash the bigotry of this administratio…
RT @nytimes: As a senior adviser to President Trump, Stephen Miller is presiding over one of the fiercest attacks on immigration in U.S. hi…
In a statement that could have been issued by Stalin or Mussolini, the President of the United States called journalism “an evil propaganda machine” with “false, biased & evil” reporting. The catalyst? A leaked @nytimes town hall that debated his racism: http://pressthink.org/2019/08/bad-headline-small-changes-at-the-new-york-times/
USA separates children from their parents but if separating from your horse makes you feel anxious well you can fly together https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/17/travel/mini-horse-service-plane.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share via @nytimes
RT @drvox: @jayrosen_nyu @nytimes What frustrates people is not that they want to see the word "racist" in the paper. What frustrates them…
RT @realDonaldTrump: Such a disgrace at the once great @nytimes! https://twitter.com/sharylattkisson/status/1162535060794433537
RT @jeffjarvis: Oof. @nytimes headline might also want to mention his membership on NYTimes board. Director of M.I.T. Media Lab Apologiz…
RT @nytimes: Thousands of union workers at a plant being built outside Pittsburgh were given the choice of attending a speech by President…
In this @nytimes special issue, Possible Plan wants to change the conversation around cannabis—and who can be part of its golden age. https://adweek.it/2z4lMuw
RT @nytimes: A growing chorus of voices is urging the entertainment industry to tell more stories that show humans adapting and reforming t…
Oof. @nytimes headline might also want to mention his membership on NYTimes board. Director of M.I.T. Media Lab Apologizes for Ties to Jeffrey Epstein. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/16/business/media/ito-mit-epstein-apology.html via @GoogleNews
 
..also what’s with ‘via @Googlenews ‘ JJ (not the point I know..but do they add that or did you?)
 
Weird. I tweeted from there.
 
Maybe it’s an old thing that I haven’t noticed before
 
All these damned sites add a "via @soandso" to social tweets. I usually erase them but sometimes they get past me.
Such a disgrace at the once great @nytimes! https://twitter.com/sharylattkisson/status/1162535060794433537
RT @the_jennitaur: I wrote a lil thingy about a swimming holes for the @nytimes, to accompany some ~amazing~ photos by angal field 🌞 https:…
RT @ThePlumLineGS: Terrific @jayrosen_nyu piece skewering Dean Baquet's testy, defensive responses to criticism of the @nytimes, responses…
RT @the_jennitaur: I wrote a lil thingy about a swimming holes for the @nytimes, to accompany some ~amazing~ photos by angal field 🌞 https:…
RT @drvox: @jayrosen_nyu @nytimes What frustrates people is not that they want to see the word "racist" in the paper. What frustrates them…
RT @JamesGleick: This. Exactly this. If you care about the @nytimes and the future of journalism: all of this. https://twitter.com/drvox/status/1162422712616157184
This Saturday, EFF's @evacide will be at the "Rise of the Hackers" panel at Silicon Valley Comic Con! She'll be there with @Google's @laparisa, @myhackerhouse founder @Jennifer_Arcuri, and @sheeraf from @nytimes. Panel starts at 5PM in Room 212ABCD https://www.eff.org/event/rise-hackers-dont-fear-them-join-them
Dean Baquet, executive editor of the @nytimes, on the conclusion of the Mueller investigation and how people reacted to it: https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/08/new-york-times-meeting-transcript.html
Dean Basquet, @nytimes, on the conclusion of the Mueller investigation https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/08/new-york-times-meeting-transcript.html
Unnamed @nytimes staffer to Dean Baquet: "Could you explain your decision not to more regularly use the word racist in reference to the president’s actions?" https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/08/new-york-times-meeting-transcript.html
RT @newmarkjschool: .@nytimes reporters @brianmrosenthal and @emmagf discuss their investigative series about the reckless lending scheme i…
RT @drvox: @jayrosen_nyu @nytimes What frustrates people is not that they want to see the word "racist" in the paper. What frustrates them…
RT @pcooney55: Edward Lewis, ‘Spartacus’ Producer Who Defied Blacklist, Dies at 99 via @nytimes https://nyti.ms/2ZaWBVy?smid=nytcore-ios-share
RT @nytimes: Americans still aren’t in agreement over whether mothers should work. This helps explain why the United States has been so res…
It's 2019 and content moderation is ruining reality. #postTruth https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/the-nasa-project/nasa-past-and-present-dreams-of-the-future/posts/2589830 /by @benedictredgrov
 
Sigh, pretty sure I tipped the @nytimes off on this story... would've been nice to get a h/t. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/14/science/nasa-flat-earth.html
 
 
 
 
 
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