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@DaveSmithNY — 2,161 followers, 4,650 tweets

Sep 19, 2017

JFK's guiding principle in the Cuban missile crisis: In a nuclear standoff, don't humiliate your rivals and always give them an off-ramp... https://t.co/h6NxAmdx2y

Sep 18, 2017

Here's David Carr's prescient piece about Twitter, written in Jan. 2010, a time when many people thought it was a joke. https://t.co/GcG8uMbHQm

Sep 18, 2017

RT @DavidNir: Truly incredible. Friend found this flyer from 1986 still posted: "Prostitutes & Drug Pushers: Who owns the streets…

Sep 17, 2017

RT @paul1kirby: A remarkable sociology of the last 70 years in one chart. Each line tells a big story. HT @petrmisan https://t.co/r4tjTb665e

Sep 17, 2017

RT @jimschachter: I am peeved that @dianabhenriques was not nominated for an #emmy. She did a helluva job playing herself! @HBO

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