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Stumping for Community Colleges

By Dan Zak
washingtonpost.com — Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael S. Steele approached the neon-yellow caution tape and surveyed the grisly scene. A severed head impaled on the leg of a chair. A body crumpled on the ground, a syringe stuck in its forehead. Lines of cocaine on a nearby table.

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Nervous about nukes? Here's what you need to know about The Button (there is no button)

By Dan Zak
sentinelandenterprise.com — Updated: 08/07/2016 06:32:17 AM EDT By Dan Zak The Washington Post Let's talk fingers and buttons. "He shouldn't have his finger on the button," Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump in June. "I will not be a happy trigger like some people might be," Trump said on the Today show in April, adding: "I will be the last to use nuclear weapons."

NBC’s Bob Costas is the steady hand amid Olympic chaos

By Dan Zak
news.nationalpost.com — NEW YORK - The Olympics are a torrent of names, stats, narratives, results, commercials, montages and trivia about Kenyan runners and Italian fencers and Slovakian shot putters. It is overwhelming. NBC televised about 172 hours during the 1996 games in Atlanta.

The chaos of the Olympics has arrived; fortunately, we have Bob Costas

stltoday.com — NEW YORK - The Olympics are a torrent of names, stats, narratives, results, commercials, montages and trivia about Kenyan runners and Italian fencers and Slovakian shot putters. It is overwhelming. NBC televised about 172 hours during the 1996 games in Atlanta.

The chaos of the Olympics has arrived. Fortunately, we have Bob Costas.

By Dan Zak
washingtonpost.com — The Olympics are a torrent of names, stats, narratives, results, commercials, montages and trivia about Kenyan runners and Italian fencers and Slovakian shot putters. It is overwhelming. NBC televised about 172 hours during the 1996 games in Atlanta. In Rio de Janeiro this month - if you count every media platform - the total will be 6,755 hours.

The chaos of the Olympics has arrived. Fortunately, we have Bob Costas.

By Dan Zak
washingtonpost.com — The Olympics are a torrent of names, stats, narratives, results, commercials, montages and trivia about Kenyan runners and Italian fencers and Slovakian shot putters. It is overwhelming. NBC televised about 172 hours during the 1996 games in Atlanta. In Rio de Janeiro this month - if you count every media platform - the total will be 6,755 hours.

Nervous About Nukes Again? Here's What You Need To Know About The Button (There Is No Button)

By Dan Zak
ndtv.com — Let's talk fingers and buttons. "He shouldn't have his finger on the button," Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump in June. "I will not be a happy trigger like some people might be," Trump said on the "Today" show in April, adding: "I will be the last to use nuclear weapons."

Nervous about nukes? Here's what you need to know about The Button (there is no button)

By Dan Zak
nzherald.co.nz — By Dan Zak Let's talk fingers and buttons. "He shouldn't have his finger on the button," Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump in June. "I will not be a happy trigger like some people might be," Trump said on the Today show in April, adding: "I will be the last to use nuclear weapons."

Nervous about nukes again? Here's what you need to know about 'The Button'

By Dan Zak
pekintimes.com — Let's talk fingers and buttons."He shouldn't have his finger on the button," Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump in June."I will not be a happy trigger like some people might be," Trump said on the "Today" show in April, adding: "I will be the last to use nuclear weapons.""A man you can bait with a tweet is not a man we can trust with nuclear weapons," Clinton said during her convention speech July 28 in Philadelphia.On Wednesday, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough claimed that Trump asked a foreign-
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Sep 24, 2016

Trump lists Amul Thapar, who presided over the trial at the center of my book; I was impressed by him, fwiw.  http://www.cnn.com/2016/09/23/politics/donald-trump-judicial-nominations/ 

Sep 23, 2016

RT @michaelkruse: Where's the ol' "who'd you rather have a beer with" thing been in this cycle? She drinks. He's a teetotaler who likes his sodas with straws.

Sep 22, 2016

Boy I wish her campaign would return my emails about a story I'm finishing up on her.  https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/779031282244354057 

Sep 22, 2016

RT @hankstuever: Absorbed by my colleagues' big section on the Natl Museum of AfricanAmerican History in today's WaPo. Buy it! https://t.co/xpOJTg76ZK

Sep 22, 2016

They really should've furnished her with some zingers. This was a great idea poorly executed.


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