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Managing Director, Chief Strategist at Silvercrest Asset Management, Adjunct Professor at Columbia SIPA, former biz prof at Tsinghua University in Beijing

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us housing starts fell 09 m m in june which was up 62 y y due to a base effect for q2 as a whole starts rose 4
US housing starts fell -0.9% m/m in June, which was up +6.2% y/y due to a base effect. For Q2 as a whole, starts rose +4.1% q/q, up just +0.2% y/y. For the first half of 2019, starts were down -4.1% y/y.
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the crew of apollo 11 are sleeping now 137000 nautical miles 253000 km from earth traveling towards the moon a
The crew of Apollo 11 are sleeping now #50yearsago, 137,000 nautical miles (253,000 km) from Earth, traveling towards the Moon at 2,800 miles per hour (4,540 km/h or Mach 3.7). They will wake up in just under 11 hours for Day 3 of their mission.
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july 17 1969 7 45pm et apollo 11 astronauts in their command module about halfway to the moon 50yearsago
July 17, 1969, 7:45pm ET - Apollo 11 astronauts in their Command Module, about halfway to the Moon #50yearsago
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july 17 1969 7 30pm et about halfway to the moon the apollo 11 crew sends a tv transmission back to earth show
July 17, 1969, 7:30pm ET - About halfway to the Moon, the Apollo 11 crew sends a TV transmission back to Earth, showing their view of Earth and inside the Command Module. You can watch it here: #50yearsago
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my feeling exactly vote her out by all means but send her back is a message to all immigrants or those whose p
@jkempcpa My feeling exactly. Vote her out, by all means. But "send her back " is a message to all immigrants (or those whose parents are presumed to be more recent immigrants).
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it s not hyberbole and i don t care if he s some clown performing this is bad
It's not hyberbole, and I don't care if he's some clown performing. This is bad.
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this wasnt an angry tweet btw i mean every word of it and dont take it back its vile absolutely vile
This wasn’t an “angry tweet”, btw. I mean every word of it, and don’t take it back. It’s vile. Absolutely vile.
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hydrogen also plays a key chemical role in acids which is how it got discovered in the late 18th century the e
Hydrogen also plays a key chemical role in acids, which is how it got discovered. In the late 18th Century, the English scientist Henry Cavendish realized that the "flammable air" created when he was doing reactions with acids was a distinct substance: hydrogen.
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when i began my tweets on the elements in the periodic table i was already on helium so i ve got to go back no
When I began my tweets on the elements in the periodic table, I was already on Helium. So I've got to go back now and do Hydrogen, before moving on.

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tillerson russia obviously poisoned the guy trump you re fired press you fired him for saying that trump no i
Tillerson: Russia obviously poisoned the guy.
Trump: You're fired.
Press: You fired him for saying that?
Trump: No, I fired him on Friday.
Tillerson aide: He wasn't fired on Friday, it came as a complete surprise.
Trump: You're fired too.
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the widow of the indian man murdered in kansas in february anti immigrant hate crime now faces deportation fro
The widow of the Indian man murdered in Kansas in February anti-immigrant hate crime now faces deportation from US.
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i ve been a republican all my life i am a reagan conservative down the line but it s become painfully clear to
I've been a Republican all my life. I am a Reagan conservative, down the line. But it's become painfully clear to me that GOP officeholders today see the red hats as their base, and won't listen to people like me unless I deny them my vote, and persuade others to do the same.
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it s june 4 in beijing never forget
It's June 4 in Beijing.
Never forget.
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trapped in malaysia doesn t carry quite the same punch as trapped in north korea
Trapped in Malaysia doesn't carry quite the same punch as trapped in North Korea.
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i just saw ad from russian state tv on ny subway telling viewers to trust them not corrupt us media it s like
I just saw ad from Russian state TV on NY subway, telling viewers to trust them not corrupt US media.
It's like a dystopian novel.
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fbi put manafort under surveillance well before he met trump or joined his campaign so no obama didn t put a w
FBI put Manafort under surveillance well before he met Trump or joined his campaign. So no, Obama didn't "put a wiretap on Trump."
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monday was a script this is the real trump
Monday was a script.
This is the real Trump.
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if trump doesn t make a major speech to denounce this stuff he s failing his first test as our next president
If Trump doesn't make a major speech to denounce this stuff, he's failing his first test as our next president.
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reims cathedral after wwi and today
Reims Cathedral after WWI, and today:
Total(1) => 0.53021192550659 f_f_QM(2) => 0.26186609268188 indS(2) => 0.22265028953552 indM(2) => 0.037530183792114 indM_1(2) => 0.0037548542022705 indM_2(2) => 0.0017070770263672 indM_4(2) => 0.0037209987640381 indM_5(2) => 0.0039942264556885 indM_6(2) => 0.0027940273284912 indM_7(2) => 0.0016279220581055 indM_8(2) => 0.0013248920440674 indM_9(2) => 0.0094718933105469 indM_10(2) => 0.0087230205535889 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.26656270027161 f_f_dT(20) => 0.26626443862915