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Frank Bruni
On campaigning's ugliness, I get input from @MarkLeibovich, @stuartpstevens and @mattbai (and his terrific book), nyti.ms/XBUu9g
The Vain & the Desperate: Have 'gotcha' journalism and a loss of privacy left us w/ worse candidates? My column, nyti.ms/XBUu9g
I am telling you: these Bar Primi meatballs? Holy Mother of orbs. @aishatyler and @brianellner? U r missing out. Thanks @andrecarmellini
Terrific summary, perspective from @chrisgeidner: "Stunning Velocity Of The Marriage Equality Movement," buzzfeed.com/chrisgeidner/t…
Obama Beyond Bush: The president can be measured without the yardstick of his predecessor. My column, nyti.ms/1qZTHtB
I wish Joe Keenan wrote more; "Case Histories" is an ideal page turner; and more in this NYT "By the Book," nyti.ms/1m76N9d
Fascinating exclusive inside look at the Mark Sanford developments from @jimrutenberg, nyti.ms/1qTiOxU
In first interview, Mark Sanford's ex-fiance, mistress, Maria Belen Chapur, speaks, message: I'm not waiting anymore nyti.ms/1qTiOxU
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We don't like the government we've got; the midterms will bring more of the same. We're trapped. My column, nyti.ms/WFYll7
They are small but EPIC, those meatballs at @andrecarmellni's Bar Primi. @brianellner @kerreybob and I got a 2nd round, a 3rd . . .
And NFL needs to hold itself & players to high standards. Sends message to the kids watching about what's right & wrong. #goodriddancerice
Good riddance to Ray Rice. Men who treat women like punching bags cannot get a pass.
Drats, they replaced the Serena-in-stride homepage photo minutes after I flagged it, but it migrated here, nyti.ms/1ucNhJK
Does any sport yield better mid-stride, microsecond-in-time photos than tennis? Look at Serena on NYT homepage, nytimes.com
'Why Democrats Can’t Win the House' is super-clear take on 'biggest paradox in American politics,' nyti.ms/1lHZy7A via @UpshotNYT
Why Don’t More Men Go Into Teaching? Important NYTimes story by @motokorich, nyti.ms/1lHVap1
Ours is a country of like-minded enclaves. College should be an exception and a retort to that. My column, nyti.ms/1ua2Sts
In our latest online movie chat, @DouthatNYT and I look at "Love is Strange," "The Giver" & more, nyti.ms/1qkXqD9 via @nytopinion
Thank you Joan Rivers for your early and tireless support for LGBT equality and for making us all laugh: youtu.be/VTt5on0HFZI
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One imagines Pearly Gates, and a diaphanously garbed angel, and Joan Rivers bleating: "Those sandals!! Are you kidding me!?!"
The NYT's @mattfleg writes about the sad "culinary surrender" at Penn Station. Funny and true, nyti.ms/1pkavXJ
A good overview of/ primer on the midterms in the WaPo by @danbalz, wapo.st/1vGawOi via @washingtonpost
'Somebody needs to tell Obama there was media before social media.' Smart @ron_fournier take, nationaljournal.com/white-house/th… via @nationaljournal
Obama’s "Messy" Words: There’s too little urgency or reassurance in the president’s odd language. My column, nyti.ms/1q4ufE9
Publishing has its woes, but writers/publishers keep giving us great, great stuff to read, tinyurl.com/kve48ys
If its bigotry and beheadings seem to come from a distant century, its use of media is up to the moment. nytimes.com/2014/08/31/wor…
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Between Godliness and Godlessness: some thoughts on the religiously unaffiliated, in my weekend column, nyti.ms/1n9AvFY
Perfectly timed for new NFL season, @DVNJr goes far behind the scenes w/ Jerry Jones. Great read, espn.go.com/espn/feature/s…
Cocktail hour arrives, w/ dreams of hot dog, fried chicken, baked clams at NoMad Bar, which rightly gets this rave, tinyurl.com/lfenrjj
About time the NFL stepped up: "Goodell Admits He Was Wrong and Alters N.F.L. Policy on Domestic Violence," nyti.ms/1mYTWRA
“What . . . is wrong with us, Americans?” a person wrote (re) Bullets & Burgers. “Automatic weapons as toys?" nyti.ms/1AUEI8A
"Hardball" and @CapehartJ contemplate America the gloomy, wapo.st/1C2yZ1Y via @washingtonpost
Polarized politics has turned Senate leaders' re-elections into a blood sport, writes @jmartNYT in great mag piece, nyti.ms/1pGsYmA
"Bush slowly put on bird wings and . . . was yanked up by a pulley into sudden darkness." Gotta love Kate, nyti.ms/1ASClD3
NYTimes decides NOT to endorse in NY gubernatorial primary, citing "Cuomo’s Failure on Ethics Reform" nyti.ms/1mOdsQF
"The Galette Forgives You." Love the headline on this @goodappetite column, and opening paragraph is sweet too, nyti.ms/1AO0L0H
Very interesting take on the Emmys by NYT's Alessandra Stanley: a tale of two televisions, nyti.ms/1AQOAA4
"Lost in America." A sense of gloom. A feeling of helplessness. This is us, now. nyti.ms/1mKtNWv
Fascinating, confusing story of ending Peter Curtis' horror. washingtonpost.com/world/national…
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"Despite Promises, Little Progress in Drawing Poor to Elite Colleges," via @perezpena, NYTimes, nyti.ms/1pyRDtl
Upsetting, essential @lauriegnyt story questions whether Vatican has toughened enough on child sexual abuse, nyti.ms/1trtbLg
#JRW! Joshua Houston leads Chicago past Las Vegas 7-5 and into #LLWS title game vs South Korea apne.ws/1prl0h6 pic.twitter.com/QNNS2gW9GL
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Here are all 6 of Mo'ne Davis's strikeouts from Wednesday night: nym.ag/1pTtuNB pic.twitter.com/JTOcvvI0E9
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Speaking of new restaurants & New York, @BarPrimi is very much worth checking out. Terrific @andrecarmellini pasta; spacious.
Black, White & Baseball: Behind the great Mo'ne Davis is a team & man all about hope in the inner city. My column nyti.ms/1pqTFM0
The hill fills with people at Little League World Series. Great energy. pic.twitter.com/iZzgbxI716