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Committing journalism since the last century. I work at Reuters, teach at NYU and live in Brooklyn. Any opinions are my own. jonoatis@mac.com.Committing journalism since the last century. I work at Reuters, teach at NYU and live in Brooklyn. Any opinions

Wouldn't it be better if All New York subways had indicator boards?

betterific.com — It all started with bed sheets. We were making our beds (like all gentlemen should) and struggled when it came time for the fitted bed sheet. Which side is length, and which is width, we wondered. And then the light bulb went off. Wouldn't it be better if ...

The incomparable A. J. Liebling wrote once that...

jonathanoatis.tumblr.com — The incomparable A. J. Liebling wrote once that there are three kinds of journalists: the reporter, who says what he's seen; the interpretive reporter, who says what he thinks is the meaning of what he's seen; and the expert, who says what he thinks is the meaning of what he hasn't seen.

Diane and Jay in Squibb Park in Brooklyn Heights,...

Here’s the Citi Bike dock closest to my office,...

I have met the future, and it is Citi Bike

jonathanoatis.tumblr.com — I started using the new Citi Bike bike-sharing service since before it officially started last Sunday - and I am an enthusiastic convert. I have a bike: a perfectly good Trek hybrid. But I don't use it as often as I might because I have to drag it down and up two flights of stairs.

They are filming a scene for “Boardwalk Empire” at...

tekena: A lion and a miniature sausage dog have...

jonathanoatis.tumblr.com — tekena: A lion and a miniature sausage dog have formed an unlikely friendship after the little dog took the king of the jungle under his wing as a cub. Bonedigger, a five-year old male lion, and Milo, a seven-year old Dachshund, are so close that Milo helps the lion clean his teeth after dinner.

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Apr 23, 2016

RT @PadraigBelton: Today's the date of Shakespeare's death. For comparison, this is how his characters died. #Shakespeare400 pic.twitter.com/FJvtLI1UVBvtLI1UVB

Apr 22, 2016

Frederick Mayer, Jew Who Spied on Nazis After Fleeing Germany, Dies at 94, via @nytimes #worldwarii #wwii #espionage nytimes.com/2016/04/21/wor…

Apr 14, 2016

RT @KiraBind: "If your anxiety is assuaged by the soothing bleats of an emotional support goat, now is a magical time to fly." https://t.cobit.ly/22xEP5SaAp02oWe9B

Apr 14, 2016

RT @mlcalderone: New Republic editor-in-chief @gabrielsnyder is leaving mag two months after new owner arrives huff.to/1TTGW3L

Apr 12, 2016

RT @kasthomas: Kasich emphasizes inclusion and tolerance by vowing to eat "one of everything" in every restaurant in New York.


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