Roben Farzad

Roben Farzad


Dad who hosts @FullDRadio on @NPR One; Special Correspondent @PBS @NewsHour • ex-@BW • my book hits in '17 (Penguin) • RobenFwd {} gmail

8391 followers  •  5736 follow  •  Eastern Time (US & Canada)  •   http://linkedin.com/in/RobenFarzad

The #3  newspaper publisher (parent of the #Miami  Herald) says its pension fund needs $535 million; liquidity is strained. Flashback to 2006: It agreed to buy the #2  newspaper co for $4.5 billion + assuming $2 billion in debt $MNI #newspapers  #journalism 

tweet picture

bad-good news day for Pres. Trump: Bad: Impeachment Fever in the House* Good: The Democratic field is about to widen and self-dilute, less than a year out from #Election2020  *Though the GOP-led Senate will never vote to remove him #Democrats 

@JetBlue  joins the legacies in the great passenger shake-down. Its COO said on an earnings call last month that the airline expects the new fares to bring in $150 million in revenue next year. #airlines  #JetBlue  @lesliejosephs  #travel 

Loading
Loading

Azita Milanian reunited with Matthew Whitaker, the newborn baby she found (close to death) abandoned on the side of a trail 20 years ago. They were reunited on Whitaker's birthday — 20 years from the day he was found — May 16, 1998.

Try to read this and not cry. Try: "Please don't die," the jogger said to the baby. "I will never leave you. I love you." "He grabbed my wrist and stopped crying...He still had his umbilical cord hanging from his stomach." #humanity 

tweet picture

It's 1989. You're told that in 30 years, three out of four of these stars will have been criminally charged -- and one will be the U.S. President...facing possible criminal charges. How do you choose? #AuntBecky  #AdmissionsScam  #Hollywood  $TV

DEVELOPING NY Knicks to offer Reince Priebus a three-year, $42 million deal

Is this the most #wtf  dog-whistle in wtf history? Remarked#SteveBannon :

tweet picture

“The report..says the level of fentanyl in Prince's liver was 450 micrograms per kilogram, and notes that liver concentrations greater than 69 micrograms per kilogram ‘seem to represent overdose or fatal toxicity cases’” #OpioidCrisis  #Prince  #fentanyl 

#Jupiter will be especially visible tonight. This is how it would look like if it was as far from earth as our moon:

tweet picture

Loading
Loading