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I write about the news media, covering the coverage and the coverers for the Wash'ton Post. Chat me up sometime: farhip@washpost.com.

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This one paragraph by @TimOBrien says a lot about the reliability of Forbes’ rankings of the richest people, including Trump: https://t.co/N6npcj1BDZ
For my future stand-up act:

When I was a kid, we were told never to get in a car with a stranger. Now we do it all the time. And pay the stranger for it.

Thank you. Thank you very mush.
One of the more striking things at the Flight 93 Memorial in Shanksville, Pa.: The gate at the end of the Wall of Names of the victims leading to the crash site (marked by the boulder in the distance).
Once again, I’m amazed by how many people who’ve never reported a story or worked in a newsroom are experts in journalism. I assume they also know more than their doctors, car mechanics, teachers, generals, etc., too.
Bethesda, Md. has one of the highest (if not THE highest) concentrations of PhDs among its residents in the world. As of this year, it no longer has a single general book store.
If the @TheAmericansFX were real, right about now, Paige Jennings would be finalizing her 20-year look-back memoir, “My Parents Made Me Spy for the Soviet Union (and I’m Still in Therapy Over It)”
Apropos nothing: Isn’t it kinda tacky to retweet someone’s praise of you? Would you ever *tell* your friends that someone complimented you?
Wait. Back up, @nytimes: Cohen apologized to Melania for paying off @StormyDaniels? Why would he apologize to her about paying off a woman he and Trump say he *didn’t* have an affair with? Explain, please. https://t.co/O9Hq8Vp3jh
New: Sessions told White House that Rosenstein’s firing could prompt his departure, too https://t.co/pC2pFjUlb4
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