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Trying - The Awl

theawl.com — In the final few weeks of what was, for me, a pretty bad year, a phrase has hung around in my head. I say it to myself sometimes: "Babe. Neither of us r the same." It's a seven-word excerpt from a Twitter story that captivated the internet for a few days this fall, and it's only as deep as you want it to be.
Dec 29, 2015

RT @caityweaver: I have such a vivid mental image of this moment that I have to remind myself it's not a real scene from my memory: theawl.com/2015/12/trying

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Remembering The "Lorchcast," Worst Sportscast Ever

deadspin.com — On Dec. 19, 1995, Matt Lorch, a fill-in sportscaster for KHQA in Quincy, Illinois, endured nearly six minutes on-air with malfunctioning videos, unplanned catch-phrases, and one of the most heartbreaking sighs ever sighed. Fifteen years later, we remember Lorchcast.

Is Kinja Bad For Journalists?

gawker.com — Nick, I'm doing a piece for CJR on the effects that "Kinja" could have on young writers. If you've got time, I'd like to hear your thoughts: give me a call at [redacted] or email me: [redacted]. I know this isn't your main concern, but what do you think?
Nov 18, 2015

I have literally been covering Kinja my entire career: gawker.com/5922902/is-kin…

'HI, HOW ARE YOU DOING IN HELL': A Collection of Your Most Demented Children's Drawings

gawker.com — Last week, I shared with you this demented drawing my little brother made when he was six years old, and asked for submissions of your most terrifying and otherwise surreal childhood drawings. You did not disappoint.

“What’s the Worst Thing That’s Woken You Up in the Dead of Night?”

thehairpin.com — Dear Native New Yorker, I recently moved to Williamsburg and thought life was perfect until I was awoken last night by a GIANT COCKROACH CRAWLING THROUGH MY HAIR! Is this normal? What's the worst thing that's woken you up in the dead of night? Oh, fun: Gothamist is running a series of questions for publisher [...]

Congratulations to Jia on Her Rare Double Longreads Day

thatswhatshesaid.jezebel.com — Jia! We're so proud of you. A Journey to the Center of the Uterus http://t.co/4d7WKlMrk9 #quotes pic.twitter.com/8HApicGzOD - Longreads (@Longreads) January 28, 2015 "Rush After 'A Rape On Campus': A UVA Alum Goes Back to Rugby Road" http://t.co/nmdVNNuQOU (@jiatolentino, @jezebel) pic.twitter.com/xVbWDaHBxH - Longform (@longform) January 28, 2015

Writer Safety & Perspective at Gawker Media

sausage.gawker.com — I sent this email to the Gawker Politburo today after our seating chart was leaked to The Awl. Lots of the Jezebel writers were upset by this. I explained why.

Local Woman Appears on Television

thatswhatshesaid.jezebel.com — Live from a subway station, here's our Erin Gloria Ryan saying smart things about the Golden Globes with Janet Mock and Jason Bailey on All In With Chris Hayes last night.

​Tommy Craggs Is A Herb-Ass Goober Who Rides Citi Bikes Around Town

deadspin.com — This is a true story. One hungover Saturday morning I was walking to get a bagel and I heard someone yell my name. I turned and there was Tommy Craggs, waving at me, on a Citi Bike, with a hoodie up and tied tight around his face, which is an awful thing to do.
Jan 09, 2015

not wrong: ​Tommy Craggs Is A Herb-Ass Goober Who Rides Citi Bikes Around Town deadspin.com/tommy-craggs-i…

Jan 09, 2015

Tommy Craggs is a herb-ass goober who rides Citi Bikes around town. deadspin.com/tommy-craggs-i…

Jan 09, 2015

Tommy Craggs is a herb-ass goober who rides Citi Bikes around town deadspin.com/tommy-craggs-i…

Jia Loves Clickhole and Totally Gets It

thatswhatshesaid.jezebel.com — Jia: i pray every day for a new yorker longread on [Clickhole] i don't get this one though: http://www.clickhole.com/post/7-celebs-... http://www.clickhole.com/post/7-celebs-... These celebs may look flawless on the big screen, but you better believe they weren't always like... Read more Read more [a few seconds pass] me: they're all dead
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Feb 11, 2016

RT @joannarothkopf: i wrote a thing about Hillary and Bernie and being a woman..ok kind of a rant but idk i have a lot of emotions theslot.jezebel.com/a-highly-share…

Feb 11, 2016

RT @leahbeckmann: (HIS SKATE RAMP WAS REMOVED.) @caityweaver is queen of parenthetical tude 🔥 gq.com/story/justin-b…

Feb 11, 2016

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