Frances Langum on Muck Rack

Frances Langum

Cornfield, South Central Illinois
Associate Editor — Crooks and Liars

Assoc Editor, @CrooksandLiars; Exec Producer, @ProLeftPodcast. Brandeis, Harvard. Knitter, Mom, happy wife of @Mr_Electrico. [Personal acct.]

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Associate Editor of C&L. Executive Producer of The Professional Left Podcast. On staff at Crooks and Liars since 2007. Master's degree from Harvard Divinity School. Happy wife of Driftglass. Mother of three geniuses. Obsessive knitter.

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@bluegal — 8,246 followers, 43,072 tweets

Sep 23, 2017

Yeah @Mr_Electrico and I are looking forward to repeated laptop viewing of your panel w/ Chris Cillizza.

Sep 23, 2017

RT @TexasTribune: What are the next steps for making more equitable schools for students of color? @jbouie and @chrislhayes: Desegre…

Sep 23, 2017

RT @RingoForTexas: 1/2 I asked freedom caucus why heavy focus on bathroom bill instead of 100k women raped and trafficked in TX. #tribfest17

Sep 23, 2017

RT @kelsritch: "Russia has a seat on the National Security Council. I mean UN Security Council." @JoaquinCastrotx w/ best freudian slip ever #TribFest17

Sep 23, 2017

@TheStagmania @justinhendrix Also this: calling statements like "on many sides" Charlottesville "controversial"

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I'm that old.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Getting up knowing you're going to be writing something that others will read. And it's on your mind as you brush your teeth.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

#PPSellsBabyParts being used by someone who wanted more fact-checking.