John Dickerson

John Dickerson


Moderator, Face the Nation, Slate podcaster. Author, Whistlestop

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If someone says "Don't count the teeth in someone else's mouth," what are they telling you?

I think it could be both a warning against envy and a command not to carp and nitpick.

"“Thirty-two percent of teen girls said that when they felt bad about their bodies, Instagram made them feel worse,” the researchers said in a March 2020 slide presentation posted to Facebook’s internal message board"

Share of I.C.U. beds occupied in each hospital service area:

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“Caramba!” she said. “How could so many people be interested in something I eat every day?”

Here’s why your food prices keep going up

Prisoners of the Ghostland has voided the warranty on our tv.

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If you wonder why using the White House for political events matters, the danger of private ambition overtaking the public obligations of the presidency was among, if not the main, fear of the founders who created the office. It has also been a repeated issue with this presidency

For those suggesting the country move on from 1/6/21, it was President Trump who said “remember this day forever.”

When @realDonaldTrump  gave his acceptance speech after Clinton called conceded, the electoral count hadn’t reached 270.

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Chris Christie has not exactly gotten a gift basket of thanks. He ran the transition process and when he was done, was fired and his work thrown out. He helped out on debate prep. and had to learn about Covid spread from news reports. He’s tested positive.

There are positions the president holds that his party will buck and those they won't. $2,000 checks is a no go. Falsely and repeatedly claiming the election was stolen, is fine.

A friend who has it and whose wife is hospitalized with it reports: “I was tested last Wednesday and the specimen was sent to Quest Diagnostics. 8 days later & I still don’t have results. Ramping up testing is irrelevant if my can’t turn the results around in a timely fashion.”

His name is George. He went missing earlier this week from where he was staying near Tarrytown, NY. Have you seen him? It’s a one in a million shot, but we have no others…

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You are what you choose to defend.

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