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Econ/business/data reporter for @nytimes. Formerly: @fivethirtyeight, @WSJ. Adjunct @newmarkjschool. Photo by Earl Wilson/NYT

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RT @Nataliekitro: In one email, top Boeing 737 Max pilot Mark Forkner said he was “jedi-mind tricking regulators” into accepting mini…
@CardiffGarcia Did the same with my niece last week, then dragged *her* to Ellis Island, which was fascinating and deeply moving.
Huh, it's almost like this state doesn't want to make their lobbying records easy to download and analyze.
@JustinWolfers Justin, you can't tweet at 5:08 p.m. on a Friday and *not* declare it beer o'clock. This week, especially. That is just cruel.
@JacobKaplan19 @Crimealytics Yeah, and iirc it had that crazy format where each incident listed the number of sub-records to follow, with no incident-level ID on the sub-records? Or something like that? I recall a horrible tangle of for-loops. Granted, I was a worse coder then.
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