Politics here and abroad

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 30 Sept. 2014
In the U.S. we learn from the New York Times' Mark Leibovich that Mitt isn’t ready to call it quits (713 social shares). "The first 2 grafs here are exactly how I imagine Mitt ...

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Mark Leibovich
Mark Leibovich
Mark Leibovich

Chief National Correspondent, New York Times Magazine, based in Washington, DC. Author of This Town, http://amzn.to/19HjP4x

Catherine Thompson
Catherine Thompson
Catherine Thompson

News writer @TPM. Western Massachusetts native, NYU alum, honorary porteña. Forever hitting that read later button.

Ben Fowlkes
Ben Fowlkes
Ben Fowlkes

Columnist for @USAToday & @MMAJunkie, fiction enthusiast, part-time podcaster.

Brian Abrams
Brian Abrams
Brian Abrams

Author of the Kindle Single 'AND NOW...An Oral History of Late Night with David Letterman, 1982-1993' http://t.co/cMjjlDQGGX

Peter Eavis
Peter Eavis
Peter Eavis

Reporter at the New York Times, where I cover finance and banks.

James Stewart
James Stewart
James Stewart

innovation internet crowd digital mobile social research policy data inclusion games work care culture place media Edinburgh Sevilla family bike ...

Ron Charles
Ron Charles
Ron Charles

Editor of Book World at The Washington Post. CharlesR@washpost.com

David Wyllie
David Wyllie
David Wyllie

Team @BreakingNews in London. Buddie.

Steve Herman
Steve Herman
Steve Herman

Voice of America Bureau Chief/Correspondent, covering Korean peninsula & Japan. Seoul FCC President. MA in Public Diplomacy.

The talk of the media

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 30 Sept. 2014
Some pretty big news on the career front: MailOnline has just hired former CNN anchor Piers Morgan as Editor-At-Large, US (111 shares). Of course, Politico media reporter Dylan Byers is already all over that story (169 shares), adding on Twitter, ...

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Dylan Byers
Dylan Byers
Dylan Byers

Media Reporter, Politico | Phone: 703-842-1721 | Email: dbyers@politico.com | G-Chat: w.dylan.byers | Views are my own. RTs ≠ endorsements.

Paul Harris
Paul Harris
Paul Harris

Executive producer at Al Jazeera America, formerly US Corr for The Observer and The Guardian. Author of The Secret Keeper ...

Joe Weisenthal
Joe Weisenthal
Joe Weisenthal

I Am Joe Weisenthal, Executive Editor Of Business Insider

Tim Carmody
Tim Carmody
Tim Carmody

Writer/reporter and recovering academic. Some of my bylines are fancy, but me not so much. Everything changes; don't be afraid.

Jamelle Bouie
Jamelle Bouie
Jamelle Bouie

@Slate writer. Occasional photographer. “Screamingly racist.” Email: jamelle.bouie@slate.com I have a newsletter. http://tinyletter.com/jbouie

Adam Jackson
Adam Jackson
Adam Jackson

Sports guy for the @KitchenerPost and @WLChronicle. Lover of Les Habitants. Former Albertan. Umpire. Unapologetic (and sad) Blue Jays fan.

Spotlight newsroom: ProPublica

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 30 Sept. 2014
It's time to feature the excellent tweeting journalists behind ProPublica, the independent nonprofit newsroom with a focus on investigative journalism and also the first online news site to earn a Pulitzer Prize. ...

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David Epstein
David Epstein
David Epstein

@ProPublica reporter; ex-SI sr. writer; author of The Sports Gene http://t.co/0XarBarEXg; for speaking engagements please contact: hgoulet@apbspeakers.com

Charles Ornstein
Charles Ornstein
Charles Ornstein

Senior reporter at @ProPublica, past president/current board member @ahcj, hopeful Detroit Lions fan, Columbia journ prof. charles.ornstein@propublica.org

Julia Angwin
Julia Angwin
Julia Angwin

Journalist, author of Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance.

Jesse Eisinger
Jesse Eisinger
Jesse Eisinger

Senior Reporter @ ProPublica. New York Times Dealbook columnist. Wall St & Finance. Green Bay Packers. @sarahlellison's husband.

Justin Elliott
Justin Elliott
Justin Elliott

ProPublica reporter. Email tips/comments/complaints: justin-at-propublica-dot-org PGP: http://t.co/qh6j46dRDM SecureDrop: http://t.co/qCEa4xfNNb

Amanda Zamora
Amanda Zamora
Amanda Zamora

senior engagement editor @ProPublica. adjunct @columbiajourn. misplaced texan. love to eat, travel, and travel to eat. email amanda@propublica.org

Nikole Hannah-Jones
Nikole Hannah-Jones
Nikole Hannah-Jones

@ProPublica reporter covering race from 1619 // Like my girl Zora, I do not weep at the world — I ...

Hong Kong's hands go up in protest

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 29 Sept. 2014
Schools are shuttered, banks are closed and travel has been disrupted as Hong Kong's "Occupy Central" protests continue. Residents of China's semi-autonomous territory have been demanding free elections, but some of the pro-democracy demonstrators came face-to-face with fire ...

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Richard Frost
Richard Frost
Richard Frost

Journalist for Bloomberg News following China, emerging markets. Chartist. Hong Kong fan. Comments and RTs are my own.

Louisa Lim
Louisa Lim
Louisa Lim

Author of The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited, Visiting Professor of Journalism at the University of Michigan

Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias

Executive Editor at Vox.

Megan Hess
Megan Hess
Megan Hess

Asst. editor @mashable. Prev: @scholastic, @SyracuseU. Big hair. @nywici board member, @nytimes crossword enthusiast, list maker, coffee.

Trending at the top of our newsroom

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Sept. 2014
This just in: all flights grounded at Midway, O'Hare as fire crews were called to the radar facility (3,765 shares). Police say the fire at the FAA radar center was deliberately set, but that ...

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Mark Lazerus
Mark Lazerus
Mark Lazerus

Blackhawks beat writer for the Chicago Sun-Times. Old enough to feel ways about stuff.

Jake Bernstein
Jake Bernstein
Jake Bernstein

Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter for ProPublica by way of Texas, Miami, and Latin America. http://www.propublica.org/site/author/jake_bernstein

Alex Fitzpatrick
Alex Fitzpatrick
Alex Fitzpatrick

Homepage Director @TIME. I serve at the pleasure of the Internet. alex.fitzpatrick@timeinc.com

James Gibney
James Gibney
James Gibney

Editorial writer at Bloomberg View

Karen Weise
Karen Weise
Karen Weise

Reporter at Bloomberg Businessweek @BW. Formerly @ProPublica. Native Angeleno. Talk to me: kweise@bloomberg.net

Barry Petchesky
Barry Petchesky
Barry Petchesky

Editor, Deadspin. Email is barryp at deadspin dot com.

Aaron Lucchetti
Aaron Lucchetti
Aaron Lucchetti

Following Wall Street and banks @WSJ. Occasional sports tweets from left field. Send ideas to aaron.lucchetti@wsj.com

Lee Schafer
Lee Schafer
Lee Schafer

Business columnist for the Star Tribune, busy dad, biker, runner, hiker, volunteer and book clubber. On the seventh day, he ...

Bill Bradley
Bill Bradley
Bill Bradley

Writer and reporter for various magazines and content mills. Formerly @NextCityOrg, @Daily, @VanityFair

Question of the Day

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Sept. 2014
Yesterday's question asked: What were the real names of both Ann Landers and her twin sister of "Dear Abby" renown?  Those lovely ladies would be Esther "Eppie" Pauline Lederer and Pauline "Popo" Esther Phillips (both née ...

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Amy Wang
Amy Wang
Amy Wang

Reporter for The Arizona Republic. @AAJAArizona president. Amy.Wang@arizonarepublic.com

Marilyn Parel
Marilyn Parel
Marilyn Parel

Writer/Producer. On Audible & iTunes - The Ballerina & The Actor. Addicted to Pierre Marcolini chocolate. Short Trailers at http://t.co/REMW5Dj0D8

Ken Walker
Ken Walker
Ken Walker

Online news editor at http://tampabay.com and the Tampa Bay Times. University of Michigan alum and shameless fan.

Amy Zipkin
Amy Zipkin
Amy Zipkin

Covering emerging business and career trends and the people who create them. Tweets are not endorsements.

Time boosts four journalists higher

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Sept. 2014
Changes abound at TIME Magazine! Matt Vella, Sam Jacobs, Kelly Conniff and Mia Tramz (clockwise from left) have all been promoted. Most recently a senior editor on the technology and business beats, Vella has been promoted ...

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Matt Vella
Matt Vella
Matt Vella

Assistant Managing Editor, Time - Views are my own.

Sam Jacobs
Sam Jacobs
Sam Jacobs

Assistant Managing Editor, Time sam.jacobs@time.com

Kelly Conniff
Kelly Conniff
Kelly Conniff

Special projects editor @Time, previously @NatGeo. There will be typos and tacos.

Mia Tramz
Mia Tramz
Mia Tramz

Multimedia Editor, TIME @Time @TimePictures

Dan Hirschhorn
Dan Hirschhorn
Dan Hirschhorn

senior editor for news @TIME, former @politico & @daily, husband & servant to @JJElFar, Philly native in NYC, football & ...

#MuckedUp chat: Plagiarism and its many modern incarnations

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 25 Sept. 2014
#MuckedUp chat: Plagiarism and its many modern incarnations
Once upon a time, plagiarism seemed a straightforward concept addressed by an equally straightforward question: Did you copy someone else's work without properly crediting them? Well, then, you plagiarized. It was that simple. ...

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Ben Mullin
Ben Mullin
Ben Mullin

Writer and journalist. Naughton Fellow at The Poynter Institute. Bylines at @USATodayCollege | @sacbee_news | @poynter | email: bmullin@poynter.org

Fareed Zakaria
Fareed Zakaria
Fareed Zakaria

WaPo columnist. Host of CNN's GPS: Sunday @ 10am and 1pm ET in the U.S. Blogger at http://t.co/6rSKEu6vH1. Retweets are ...

News you need to know

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 25 Sept. 2014
The New York Times profiles the ISIS leader and his brutal and unforgiving brand of Islam (4,534 shares). "Thanks to ISIS we now live in a world where Al Qaeda can brand itself as ...

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Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly

Senior web producer at The New Yorker.

Andrew Katz
Andrew Katz
Andrew Katz

I write about the world for @Time (frequently #CARcrisis) and sometimes edit the homepage. Views are my own.

Steve Krakauer
Steve Krakauer
Steve Krakauer

VP, Digital Content @TheBlaze. Previously- Senior Digital Producer: CNN (& Piers Morgan Tonight). Editor: Mediaite & TVNewser. NBC Page. Syracuse ...

Asawin Suebsaeng
Asawin Suebsaeng
Asawin Suebsaeng

Deputy social media editor at @TheDailyBeast. Formerly of @MotherJones and the Bangkok Post. A Rolling Stones fan. asawin.suebsaeng@thedailybeast.com

Ryan Osborn
Ryan Osborn
Ryan Osborn

Works at @NBCUniversal News Group. Links and RT's aren't endorsements. Opinions are my own. Email: ryan.osborn[at]http://nbcuni.com Phone: (212)664-2730

CNN poaches again from Politico

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 25 Sept. 2014
For its three latest recruits, CNN Politics has returned to its favorite well of talent: its rival Politico. Eric Bradner, Steven Sloan, and Jedd Rosche are the newest proficient poaches. Most recently a trade reporter ...

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Eric Bradner
Eric Bradner
Eric Bradner

Reporter for CNN Politics Digital

Steven Sloan
Steven Sloan
Steven Sloan

Assistant managing editor, http://CNNPolitics.com. Politico, Bloomberg alum.

Jedd Rosche
Jedd Rosche
Jedd Rosche

CNN Politics Breaking News Editor. Love the state of SC. Playing Frisbee on the weekends.

Vaughn Sterling
Vaughn Sterling
Vaughn Sterling

Senior Producer, The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer. H Street resident. R.E.M. historian.

Around the world in one roundup

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 24 Sept. 2014
Trending at the top of today's Muck Rack newsroom is the Wall Street Journal report that China is considering replacing Central Bank head Zhou Xiaochuan (605 shares). "Fixture of Chinese economy, the long-time head of the central bank, ...

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Gerald Seib
Gerald Seib
Gerald Seib

Washington bureau chief of The Wall Street Journal and author of the Capital Journal column. Follow my writings, posts and ...

Sid Verma
Sid Verma
Sid Verma

Associate editor & the tweeter @euromoney. Global finance & emerging markets aficionado. Formerly of FT (FT Tilt). RTs ≠ endorsement. ...

Ellen Barry
Ellen Barry
Ellen Barry

South Asia bureau chief for The New York Times, longtime Moscow correspondent, retweets are not endorsements. Write me at ebarry@nytimes.com.

Brendan Greeley
Brendan Greeley
Brendan Greeley

Staff writer for Bloomberg Businessweek, which asks that I inform you that my opinions are my own

Caroline Chen
Caroline Chen
Caroline Chen

Healthcare reporter at @BloombergNews, covering biotech, pharma, dwarf planets. Previously @CIROnline. Views are my own. cchen509@bloomberg.net

Janet Paskin
Janet Paskin
Janet Paskin

Editor, http://Businessweek.com Views are my own, obv.

Andrew Beaujon
Andrew Beaujon
Andrew Beaujon

Media blogger @Poynter. abeaujon@poynter.org/703-594-1103 | Cover star: Monocle Lake, Michigan, looking on to Whitefish Bay and Superior

Blake Hounshell
Blake Hounshell
Blake Hounshell

Deputy editor, POLITICO magazine, formerly at Foreign Policy. Mostly international, some politics. RT means it's interesting. bhounshell[at]politico

J duLac
J duLac
J duLac

editor of things @washingtonpost * ex enterprise dude * ex pop critic * ex breakdancer * @aajajcamp co-founder * SF ...

Matt Ford
Matt Ford
Matt Ford

Social media editor, @TheAtlantic. If you can't handle me at my McClellan, you don't deserve me at my Grant.

Jim Yardley
Jim Yardley
Jim Yardley

Rome Bureau Chief for The New York Times. I spent the last decade reporting in China, India and Bangladesh. Author ...

Featured journalist: Akane Otani

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 24 Sept. 2014
Take a moment to get to know Akane Otani, who has just started as Business Education Reporter with Bloomberg Businessweek (congratulations!). On her brand new beat, Otani covers everything from business schools to student debt to ...

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Akane Otani
Akane Otani
Akane Otani

Business education reporter at Bloomberg Businessweek (@BW). Wishes she could eat brunch thrice daily. Let's chat: aotani1@bloomberg.net

U.S. and allies return to the fray

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 23 Sept. 2014
Today's top story is clearly the one where U.S. and allies hit ISIS targets in Syria early this morning (New York Times, 20,479 shares). "Making good on promise to bomb Syria, @BarackObama and US military ...

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Larry Kudlow
Larry Kudlow
Larry Kudlow

@CNBC Senior Contributor

Ajai Shukla
Ajai Shukla
Ajai Shukla

Business Standard columnist on strategic affairs, defence and diplomacy. Former army colonel, now based in New Delhi

Martha MacCallum
Martha MacCallum
Martha MacCallum

@AmericaNewsroom Anchor, @FoxNews, Jersey girl and St. Lawrence University grad. Love Dan, my 3 beautiful kids, politics, sports and theater.

Bullet points from the press

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 23 Sept. 2014
At the top of media news, Mashable has just announced its expansion into the UK with a London office (249 shares). "With opening of London office next month, @Mashable will have editorial ...

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Jim Roberts
Jim Roberts
Jim Roberts

Executive editor & chief content officer of @Mashable; full-time student of the news, lover of social media & long-time follower ...

Eugene Kane
Eugene Kane
Eugene Kane

National award winning Milwaukee columnist/blogger. Philly native, Temple U. grad. Also, read my Sunday Crossroads column in the Milwaukee Journal ...

Tom Gara
Tom Gara
Tom Gara

through meditation i program my heart to beat breakbeats and hum basslines upon exhalation.

Jen Chung
Jen Chung
Jen Chung

Pandas. Law & Order. Cats. NYC. Gothamist. Katharine.

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