News to amuse (and trigger other feelings)

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Aug. 2016
"Remember Pizza Rat? God, those were innocent days," laments James Poniewozik at the New York Times, after reading "Straphangers go berserk after woman tosses bugs in subway car" (at 26,000+ shares already). "Straphangers," for ...

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Aaron Gell
Aaron Gell
Aaron Gell

@insidehook • @reganarts • Do not resuscitate

Benj Edwards
Benj Edwards
Benj Edwards

Journalist, tech historian, musician. Writer for FastCompany, PCWorld, Macworld, PCMag, The Atlantic, etc. Editor of http://www.vintagecomputing.com

Hadas Gold
Hadas Gold
Hadas Gold

I'm a media reporter for @politico, running the On Media blog. Send me your news and recipes hgold@politico.com gchat: hadgold ...

Hunter Walker
Hunter Walker
Hunter Walker

National Correspondent @YahooNews

Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Tweets about whistleblowers, fraud, politics, sports. Slide into my DMs or just email me: jmfischler@gmail.com

Lindsay Champion
Lindsay Champion
Lindsay Champion

@PureWow senior editor, hardcore YA nerd, wearer of cardigans. Repped by @sarahgreenhouse.

Margaret Lyons
Margaret Lyons
Margaret Lyons

God bless television.

James Gordon Meek
James Gordon Meek
James Gordon Meek

Emmy-nominated ABC News Investigative Reporter. Artist, photodog, war writer. CCHS Senior Fellow. Former CT Advisor, Homeland Sec Cmte; ex-NYDN. IG: ...

Peter Gleick
Peter Gleick
Peter Gleick

Climate/water/sustainability; member US National Academy of Science; MacArthur Fellow; President-Emeritus/Chief Scientist Pacific Institute. Tweets are my own.

James Poniewozik
James Poniewozik
James Poniewozik

New York Times TV critic. It's Pah-nuh-WAH-zick, thanks for asking.

Reid Epstein
Reid Epstein
Reid Epstein

Covering the 2016 campaign for The Wall Street Journal. 309 - 404 - 212 - 414 - 718/631 - 202. ...

Rusty Foster
Rusty Foster
Rusty Foster

parce que je suis heureux en mer et peut-être pour sauver mon ame

Friday with the Fourth Estate

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Aug. 2016
Today is the one year anniversary of the WDBJ tragedy, when Alison Parker and Adam Ward were ambushed during a live shot and murdered by a disgruntled former employee. The station is under new management ...

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Alex Weprin
Alex Weprin
Alex Weprin

Deputy media editor at POLITICO. Occasionally write about TV. aweprin@politico.com Previously: @TVNewser, @BCBeat

Chris Hurst
Chris Hurst
Chris Hurst

6 & 11 Anchor for WDBJ7. Lover of fart jokes and pimento cheese. I'll love Alison forever. #LoveNotHate #STOPtheStigma churst@wdbj7.com

Jesse Eisinger
Jesse Eisinger
Jesse Eisinger

Snr Reporter, ProPublica. @NewAmerica fellow. Working on a book about white collar crime & (non)punishment. Green Bay Packers. @sarahlellison's husband.

Marc Caputo
Marc Caputo
Marc Caputo

Politico senior writer based in shady Florida. Allergic to the counterfeit. Impartial to the politics. mcaputo [AT] politico [DOT] com

Journo job moves for Friday

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 26 Aug. 2016
Your career highlight for today: Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian is now the 2016-17 Terker Distinguished Fellow at George Washington University's School of Media and Public Affairs. Now a staff writer at the ...

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Jason Rezaian
Jason Rezaian
Jason Rezaian

Staff Writer for the Washington Post, formerly Tehran Bureau Chief. Reported Iran from Iran. And sometimes other stuff, too.

Patsy Loris
Patsy Loris
Patsy Loris

Journalist/TV Producer

Rahul Bhatia
Rahul Bhatia
Rahul Bhatia

Investigations, Reuters | Interests: Tech, privacy, media, infrastructure | PGP: 5315 A6E4 C754 B638 75CC 9B44 2D9C A31E 0865 F9DB

Sankalp Phartiyal
Sankalp Phartiyal
Sankalp Phartiyal

Reuters correspondent. History student/wannabe photographer. Love to follow Indian politics. Opinions are my own; links, retweets aren't endorsements.

#MuckRackCafe with Chris Krewson

by  Jessica Lawlor Thursday, 25 Aug. 2016
#MuckRackCafe with Chris Krewson
Every month, Muck Rack hosts #MuckRackCafe, a 30-minute live journalist Q&A on Twitter. In August, we chatted with Chris Krewson, editor of Billy Penn. Journalists: interested in joining us in the ...

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Chris Krewson
Chris Krewson
Chris Krewson

Editor, @billy_penn: A Philly news start-up; Ex-@PhillyInquirer, @mcall; @penn_state-er; suburban husband/dad; mildly obsessive about digital journalism.

Threads for Thursday

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 25 Aug. 2016
"Today, to our shame, Anne Frank is a Syrian girl," writes NYT's Nicholas Kristof under a headline stating the same (one of today's most popular pieces, already at 14,000+ shares so far). As Kristof points out in a ...

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Aaron E. Carroll
Aaron E. Carroll
Aaron E. Carroll

Health services researcher | Policy wonk | Author | YouTube video creator at @HCTriage | Contributor to @NYTimes

Amanda Zamora
Amanda Zamora
Amanda Zamora

present: @texastribune past: @ProPublica @washingtonpost @statesman. #cpnn founder. you can take the girl out of texas...and she'll just go back

David A. Graham
David A. Graham
David A. Graham

Staff writer @TheAtlantic. dgraham@theatlantic.com

Jeffrey Goldberg
Jeffrey Goldberg
Jeffrey Goldberg

National Correspondent, The Atlantic

Laura J. Nelson
Laura J. Nelson
Laura J. Nelson

Transportation and mobility writer at the Los Angeles Times. Proud Kansan, @USC alum, INTJ. Got a story? laura.nelson@latimes.com

Natasha Mitchell
Natasha Mitchell
Natasha Mitchell

Journo/Audiophile/MC. Presenter @RNLifeMatters (2012-16) @AllintheMind (2002-12), ABC @RadioNational. @WomenSciAust board. Past V/Pres @WFSJ, & @KSJatMIT fellow

Nicholas Kristof
Nicholas Kristof
Nicholas Kristof

NY Times columnist, co-author of Half the Sky & @APathAppears, http://www.facebook.com/kristof Newsletter: http://nytimes.com/kristofemail

Scott Thurm
Scott Thurm
Scott Thurm

Senior Deputy Technology Editor, The Wall Street Journal

Shira Ovide
Shira Ovide
Shira Ovide

Writing about technology for Bloomberg Gadfly (@bfly). Ex-Wall Street Journal. Rebounded New Yorker. sovide@bloomberg.net. Views are my own.

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 25 Aug. 2016
Our last question asked: People are flocking to Palawan, Philippines to see a giant, 75-pound what? And why are we only seeing it now, after 10 years? A fisherman may very well have found ...

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Debra Krol
Debra Krol
Debra Krol

#NDN journalist, Jolon Indian, bullpucky detector-I have gray hair, floral pedis & purple-so there! 1st San Lucas kid with a ...

Michele Miller
Michele Miller
Michele Miller

Tampa Bay Times Staff Writer

Mark Gibbs
Mark Gibbs
Mark Gibbs

http://www.gibbs.com/mgbio and http://muckrack.com/quistuipater

Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti

Social media professional (Assoc Director, U.S. Lead) KPMG US (views expressed here my own). Author of Bottom of the Food ...

Tiffany Jansen
Tiffany Jansen
Tiffany Jansen

Freelance writer covering parenting, business, environment, and health. Musical theater geek, mom, Dutchman's wife. Hearts stroopwafels and the Oxford comma

Today in breaking bulletins

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 24 Aug. 2016
"Excuse me, excuse me, pardon me, sorry, pardon me, making my way to the new Earth because this one is trash," resolves Sweet's Chanel Parks, after learning that this planet just outside our ...

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Chanel  Parks
Chanel  Parks
Chanel Parks

Beauty Editor @wearesweet, @RookieMag Contributor. They call me the weird sheep of the family.

Hemal Jhaveri
Hemal Jhaveri
Hemal Jhaveri

Senior Social Media Editor, @USATODAYSports. Hater of brunch, lover of hockey.

Joel Achenbach
Joel Achenbach
Joel Achenbach

The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the ...

Ken Sweet
Ken Sweet
Ken Sweet

I write about banks, credit cards and personal financial issues for the AP. Arizonan by birth. Mizzou grad. A little ...

Kurt Soller
Kurt Soller
Kurt Soller

Features Editor, Bon Appétit

Marlow Stern
Marlow Stern
Marlow Stern

Senior Entertainment Editor for The Daily Beast. @ColumbiaJourn alum. Occasionally write on politics. Food, travel, whiskey.

Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias

Dad. Voxxer.

Matt McKinney
Matt McKinney
Matt McKinney

Digital producer for @rtv6. @BSUCCIM alum. Future Phil Dunphy. Newspaper guy working digital at a TV station. Board games, TV, ...

Michael Greshko
Michael Greshko
Michael Greshko

@NatGeo science writer. @InsideScience, @MIT_SciWrite & @VanderbiltU alum. Magician & musical theatre nerd. Tips? Send 'em to michael.greshko@natgeo.com

Trending this Tuesday

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 23 Aug. 2016
"Maybe it's time to go back to typewriters," suggests Scott Travis with the South Florida Sun Sentinel, after news broke that the FBI is investigating a potential Russian hack of the New York Times and others. ...

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Brian Stelter
Brian Stelter
Brian Stelter

CNN's host of @ReliableSources and senior media correspondent. Formerly @nytimes, @tvnewser and Top of the Morning. Email: bstelter@gmail.com

Marcy Wheeler
Marcy Wheeler
Marcy Wheeler

Abundant tweets about civil liberties and national security, football, Beer Mecca, and other craic.

Keith Griffith
Keith Griffith
Keith Griffith

Reporter with eclectic interests, Mets fan.

Ron Fournier
Ron Fournier
Ron Fournier

Columnist. Political affiliation: Disruption. Wrote #LoveThatBoy, a parenting memoir. Detroit bound http://lovethatboybook.com/books/love-that-boy-hc)

Scott Travis
Scott Travis
Scott Travis

Higher ed journalist (Sun Sentinel), a music and theater buff and pop culture aficionado

What in the world

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 22 Aug. 2016
"Yanks invade Canada (again)!" jokes USA Today contributor and Norman Goldman Show media analyst Bill Mann, after 1,500 American partiers washed up in Canada after a river party went awry and winds blew them off course (at 17,000+ very much deserved shares). ...

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Catherine Rampell
Catherine Rampell
Catherine Rampell

Opinion columnist at @washingtonpost. Previously econ reporter/moonlighting theater critic at @nytimes.

Daniel Dale
Daniel Dale
Daniel Dale

Washington correspondent for the Toronto Star. I write about the 2016 election and other U.S. happenings. Reach me at ddale@thestar.ca.

Hugh Hewitt
Hugh Hewitt
Hugh Hewitt

Updates from the radio show and http://hughhewitt.com and news of my new book The Queen: The Epic Ambition of Hillary ...

Josh Barro
Josh Barro
Josh Barro

Senior Editor at Business Insider. MSNBC contributor. Host of KCRW's Left, Right & Center. Host of @hardpasspodcast. A man at ...

Jeff Horwitz
Jeff Horwitz
Jeff Horwitz

Works at the AP and tweets irregularly

Jennifer Jacobs
Jennifer Jacobs
Jennifer Jacobs

National political reporter for Bloomberg Politics. jjacobs68@bloomberg.net. Tips, story ideas and private commentary welcomed.

Jia Lynn Yang
Jia Lynn Yang
Jia Lynn Yang

Deputy National Security Editor @washingtonpost. Sometimes I pivot to China.

Margaret Ely
Margaret Ely
Margaret Ely

@business social+audience development. Past endeavors @newyorker @washingtonpost @pbs. Marathoner, sometimes. Battling too many tabs.

Muhammad Lila
Muhammad Lila
Muhammad Lila

Correspondent | Storyteller | World Traveler | @Columbiajourn | NBA junkie | RT's not endorsement | Views, typos my own.

Bill Mann
Bill Mann
Bill Mann

USA Today contributor, Norman Goldman Show media critic, newspaper TV critic. Fan of Canada.

Sahil Kapur
Sahil Kapur
Sahil Kapur

National political reporter for @Bloomberg covering the 2016 presidential election. Email: skapur39@bloomberg.net Facebook: skreports Instagram: sahil_kapur

Chris Cillizza
Chris Cillizza
Chris Cillizza

One of the dumber and least respected of the political pundits. -- Donald Trump

Bradford Davis
Bradford Davis
Bradford Davis

Bradford William Davis. Baruch '11. editor: @gradientdotis | @heyfoulandfair. email: bradford@gradient.is DM's open, pls don't be weird.

Journo job moves for Monday

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 22 Aug. 2016
Your top career news for today: Hearst's weekly political newsmagazine Matter of Fact gets a new host beginning Sept. 10: former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien takes over as anchor and producer of the program ...

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Fernando Espuelas
Fernando Espuelas
Fernando Espuelas

Host of Matter of Fact with Fernando Espuelas TV show. Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute, political analyst on ...

Nancy Han
Nancy Han
Nancy Han

I want more information. @CBSThisMorning. Adjunct Professor @NYU Journalism

Soledad O'Brien
Soledad O'Brien
Soledad O'Brien

I'm the CEO of Starfish Media Group. I report for @PBS @CNN @HBO @CBS @Worthmag @webMD and others. Mom. Horse ...

Will Federman
Will Federman
Will Federman

Managing Editor @TheTylt. Formerly @FortuneMagazine, @AnnenbergMedia. @USCAnnenberg alum. Brunch is my competitive sport of choice.

A major case of the Fridays

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 19 Aug. 2016
"The Clinton Foundation has to go. It's a magnet for those seeking undue influence," tweets USA Today's Ray Locker, summarizing Jonathan Chait's case that Hillary Clinton’s ethics problems are worse than she understands. "This ...

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Abby Phillip
Abby Phillip
Abby Phillip

@WashingtonPost National Political Reporter. I cover @HillaryClinton. RTs aren't endorsements, duh. Insta: https://www.instagram.com/abbydaniella/

David A. Graham
David A. Graham
David A. Graham

Staff writer @TheAtlantic. dgraham@theatlantic.com

Jonathan Chait
Jonathan Chait
Jonathan Chait

Writer for New York magazine. jbchait@gmail.com

Kira Bindrim
Kira Bindrim
Kira Bindrim

@qz talent lab editor | sorrytelevision.com book reviewer | @newsweek @reuters alum | eating lobster with my shrimp hand

Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias
Matthew Yglesias

Dad. Voxxer.

Ray Locker
Ray Locker
Ray Locker

Washington enterprise editor at USA TODAY, author of Nixon's Gamble from Lyons Press.

Sam Biddle
Sam Biddle
Sam Biddle

reporter — sam.biddle @theintercept dot com — my DMs are open, say hi — PGP: 72D7 6D77 EFCF 7C5D C628 ...

Datelines to digest

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 18 Aug. 2016
"This Lochte and his boys armed robbery story as a cover-up for gas station brawl is the plot of an 80s buddy movie," concludes WCCO anchor Jason DeRusha, and he's not too far ...

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Andrew Das
Andrew Das
Andrew Das

Editor at @NYTSports. Mostly soccer, but other sports too. Views mine unless they're not. Alive Til I Die.

Bruce Leshan
Bruce Leshan
Bruce Leshan

@wusa9 reporter covering tech, politics, crime and everything else. Dad, husband, lover of waves, forests, food, and gardens. Retweets ≠ ...

Max Chafkin
Max Chafkin
Max Chafkin

Writer @BW. Worse half to @lagorio. mchafkin at bloomberg dot net. Guac is extra.

Comfortably Smug
Comfortably Smug
Comfortably Smug

My Interests: Finance, Whiskey, Politics, Books, Food, Meeting Strangers

Jason DeRusha
Jason DeRusha
Jason DeRusha

WCCO-TV Morning News Anchor, @DeRushaEats, @MNMOMag food editor/critic, tweeting since 2007, suburban dad who loves the cities.

Haley Harrison
Haley Harrison
Haley Harrison

KMBC Anchor/Reporter. Email story ideas to hharrisonlee@hearst.com.. Links & RTs are not endorsements. Opinions are my own

Kaja Whitehouse
Kaja Whitehouse
Kaja Whitehouse

NYPost reporter covering crime and corruption out of Manhattan federal court. Formerly Wall Street reporter with USA TODAY. Email me ...

And now for the news

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 17 Aug. 2016
We're kind of a fan of starting off the Daily with some lighter fare, and we have The Omaha World Herald to thank for today's appetizer. "Warning: Pot makes you mean ...

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Gideon Resnick
Gideon Resnick
Gideon Resnick

Reporter @thedailybeast. Send tips/love letters to gideon.resnick@thedailybeast.com, 513-680-1211

Josh Kraushaar
Josh Kraushaar
Josh Kraushaar

Politics Editor at National Journal. Politics all day. Sports on nights and weekends. RTs aren't endorsements.

John Celock
John Celock
John Celock

Writer, Author, Media Affairs Advisor. The Celock Report Retweets are not endorsements.

John Timpane
John Timpane
John Timpane

Journalist (Phila Inquirer), spouse of 1, dad of 2, musician, would-be poet

Julia Ioffe
Julia Ioffe
Julia Ioffe

Contributing writer at Politico Magazine and Highline, columnist at Foreign Policy. All views my own. Retweets not endorsements. Void where ...

Dan McKay
Dan McKay
Dan McKay

Albuquerque Journal reporter, baseball fan. Retweets aren't endorsements.

Rex W. Huppke
Rex W. Huppke
Rex W. Huppke

(VERY SERIOUS) Chicago Tribune humor columnist (syndicated). Narwhal lover. Hypocrisy enthusiast.

Tad Vezner
Tad Vezner
Tad Vezner

City and east metro reporter at St. Paul Pioneer Press. Sometimes this city's saintly, sometimes it ain't. Hit me: 651 ...

Jenny Hollander
Jenny Hollander
Jenny Hollander

Senior news editor @bustle, hopelessly British. Once described as a 'dejected J-school graduate' by Slate. jenny@bustle.com.

Featured journalist: Joanne DiBona

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 17 Aug. 2016
Today we're pleased to spotlight the work of Joanne DiBona, freelance journalist and contributor to USAToday 10Best. An award-winning travel writer and photographer, she is a "small cruise ship/ soft adventure expert." ...

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Joanne DiBona
Joanne DiBona
Joanne DiBona

Award-winning travel #writer & #photographer; contributing editor #USATODAY/10 Best; small cruise ship/ soft adventure expert; muckrack.com/joanne-dibona

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