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@crookedmedia Editor in Chief. Politics. Podcasts. Crocs are good now. bbeutler@protonmail.com

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@mattyglesias Extremely fast boring of soft boards?Fixed it for you, @washingtonpost. https://t.co/lhVDXmT5MMFixed it for you, @nytimes. https://t.co/Mp7sAJZNoNWouldn’t it be cool if coverage of black voters in the 2020 campaign featured some effort to assess how the rival c… https://t.co/WFYW2JEbxZ
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThe fact is, Trump will say/do a half-dozen things today (for any value of "today") that are worse, by any conventi… https://t.co/LOHOhoAbPP
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis is extremely accurate & perceptive. The political press covers Dems as though they are part of a shared commun… https://t.co/y8SH8N5cDZ
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis is what happens when you treat scandalous behavior as scandalous rather than making oblique comments urging th… https://t.co/P3BwejdCtd
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @jbouie I of course fear you are right. But for now we gotta get as many folks as possible on the record saying amn… https://t.co/KdPfuw5MVBA lot rides on whether the leaders who prevail in this scenario allow blind justice to work its will or decide to "… https://t.co/0YVFCUwCc6Democrats see Elizabeth Warren as a rising VP contender as coronavirus reshuffles the 2020 race… https://t.co/bOQYe84dr2
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerFox's Chris Wallace is telling his viewers, accurately, that Trump is lying about mail-in voting. How long until he… https://t.co/CBji3c7LeE
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerHaving worked in restaurants for years, it’s scary how few people realize this is an extinction level event. Restau… https://t.co/mWwhs5WGK5
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerTrump called on Obama to resign in 2014 when one American doctor who contracted Ebola after treating patients in Gu… https://t.co/44vMAym64s
Retweeted by Brian Beutlerthe true ouroboros of political media is watching CNN going after press sec Kayleigh McEnany for her loony comments… https://t.co/mDU0i5HFbc
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerBirx should live the rest of her life a loathed pariah. When she dies, the first line of her obituary should read “… https://t.co/tUKVDafns7
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @NikkiHaley What's it like to constantly say bullshit you know you don't mean?Nikki Haley told conservative radio host Glenn Beck that the Confederate flag symbolized “service, sacrifice and he… https://t.co/y6FNYla8Mn
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis national loss is devastating.And we are being encouraged to forget it because the reality of it is inconvenien… https://t.co/gk0HjWMrWZ
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerMarilynne Robinson: America as a whole has embraced, under the name of conservatism and also patriotism, a radical… https://t.co/VTg3eiuoXI
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @realDonaldTrump Trump voted a Florida mail ballot (not absentee). Records show an RNC operative picked it up and d… https://t.co/sHiYDmRJhy
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerI think it would be smarter of the Biden campaign to use aggressive high-end estimates of the death poll based on e… https://t.co/SdUd9LWUQN
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThe unemployed are two months away from losing emergency payments. Small businesses are one month away from losing… https://t.co/djqXqPQjgB
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerSome quick points: -The vast majority of Americans support VBM during the pandemic. -No proof that it helps one pa… https://t.co/R6tX7QRc0o
Retweeted by Brian Beutlerhttps://t.co/0R2gdaMDGfThis isn't hyperbole. Grassley & Johnson are doing the investigation Trump tried to extort Ukraine into doing. He c… https://t.co/AwvH1ZXYYV
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis isn’t quite true. Under Clinton v. Jones, to be protected, the president’s statements have to fall within th… https://t.co/fEmGhX2h7T
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerChecking in on National Review, and anti-anti-Trumpism defines it more than ever. Here's the politics section: You'… https://t.co/vyMMLgR6Vy
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @joshtpm @jbouie I’m not sure we’re grappling w the reality that the GOP has embraced, as a policy, the view that d… https://t.co/79eIFfkNDW
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThat’s odd, because Facebook banned @ProjectLincoln’s “Mourning in America” ad for saying that @realDonaldTrump has… https://t.co/vhUyjykPYC
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerListen to this dipshit Republican official https://t.co/SrGjWKKj9a
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerCriticizing presidents for taking time off to relax is dumb, but: 1) I find it odd that all presidents are specif… https://t.co/4YbTHqUU6H
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @reidepstein LOL, it's only in paragraph 14-of-16 that we get: "she did not hold private fund-raising events for he… https://t.co/wnw7OG9m9G
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerAmericans are having a hard time following the Dominic Cummings scandal because our president brags about not follo… https://t.co/VWNwG500iF
Retweeted by Brian Beutlerhttps://t.co/yXYqyiCBSBI can confirm: This has been happening. Direct result of Trump's tweets. https://t.co/w4S9fwtg48
Retweeted by Brian Beutlersome great dos and don'ts here based on how real people have actually gotten sick from COVID https://t.co/tcsOJRmDUN
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5/24
2020
Here's cumulative deaths and cumulative excess deaths. That's a lot of deaths. When it's all said and done, nobody'… https://t.co/Mjb0gFsp80
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerMeanwhile, the US president is on a golf trip, taking a break from firing anti-corruption watchdogs, taking campaig… https://t.co/3DvLMUMdoh
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerIt’s just an absolute scandal. I don’t care if we’re exhausted. It’s a scandal. https://t.co/w1PEB6vraV
Retweeted by Brian Beutler @EricColumbus @nytimes I am aware of all this.While you're under some kind of shelter in place order, you're also paying the Trump organization so he can golf at… https://t.co/22IlvEUBUD"That Trump’s main interest isn’t Republican policy, but in creating a mafia state for as long as he holds office,… https://t.co/7jSsY4QqhW
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerI have two Atlanta female friends with experiences at Walmart and Home Depot who were accosted by men as “Democrats… https://t.co/vpBRQ0rKiz
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerIn 15 minutes at the farmers market in Buckhead, Atlanta, so far, 3 people, all of whom appear to affluent white se… https://t.co/0lZAxYnEmm
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerFixed it for you, @nytimes. https://t.co/TH5dOnaRQ5
Retweeted by Brian Beutler"A true movement conservative who happened not to be a genuine criminal in possession of an opaque network of famil… https://t.co/bdq7F6saCf
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThat number will be easier to grasp than the 100,000 or so who will have died preventably from COVID-19, and Trump… https://t.co/qZV9ruBqERWill it be possible to assess just how many Americans Trump killed by convincing them to take hydroxychloroquine?The output of journalism is *supposed* to reflect what's true and important, not who does a better job bullying rep… https://t.co/oMb9jBO0ZZ
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThere have been claims that #COVID19 has acquired mutations leading to more transmissible strains. We formally test… https://t.co/ClASIQKtqM
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis is why Wray has to go in the next administration. Doesn't matter if he did this reluctantly, doesn't matter if… https://t.co/4d7yO5h90uhttps://t.co/ByFc2wEUQv https://t.co/2KbRR2A8Fu
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerWow. From North Dakota's GOP governor: “If someone is wearing a mask, they’re not doing it to represent what polit… https://t.co/bvx5m0rA8R
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerHave a glass of Chardonnay. https://t.co/rQEtsJnaNxFeels great to read the same line of bullshit, created by Bill Barr, presented as fact by Jeff Sessions and Jacobin back to back
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThe treaties that Trump is torching took enormous work by many people. But it takes Trump no work at all to destroy… https://t.co/amdh20QfmT
Retweeted by Brian Beutler"This disease is deadly and it's not contained. Normal economic and social behavior is not safe. But there's one ec… https://t.co/xJZwWvvZXQ @Fyodor32768 Yes, but he will blame them for the deaths, too.Realize it wouldn't be the most humane thing to do, but if Trump's gonna bully and extort Dem govs into reopening b… https://t.co/ai9usMjWXzThere's more to life than partisan judgments, so I wouldn't quite say "this, but unironically," but Republicans are… https://t.co/pbhR6JuTH5 @brianbeutler @nytimes Flouting norms, Hitler seeks to bring Jews to heel.
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerTrump doesn't just want to blame Dem governors for his own destruction of the economy. He wants to force them "open… https://t.co/HZqlB3JbbFFixed it for you, @nytimes. https://t.co/TH5dOnaRQ5Holy shit. The Department of Justice is urging a federal court to invalidate Illinois Gov. Pritzker’s stay-at-home… https://t.co/R4EaaANBBN
Retweeted by Brian Beutlerthe dumbest man alive is just too smart for us, say a bunch of people very proud they went to school near boston
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5/23
2020
Well, Joe Biden did a gaffe, so... https://t.co/EWqRSKDczhThis isn’t a double blind controlled study. But it’s looks at a very large number of patients. 45% increased risk o… https://t.co/UroJN7ekru
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThere's one election between two candidates, and the stakes (for all voters, but particularly for minorities) are s… https://t.co/EY9SpbXoC8The output of journalism is *supposed* to reflect what's true and important, not who does a better job bullying rep… https://t.co/oMb9jBO0ZZHave we considered that Joe Biden did a gaffe tho? https://t.co/fVodUoVy9O @ericuman It's my winning wry commentary about 2016 coverage of the Clinton Foundation.At least he didn't do something truly outrageous like found an AIDS charity. https://t.co/362rPQ4XQBTrump’s former deputy chief of staff sold our government $3 million worth of Chinese masks. A quarter million of th… https://t.co/155KROk471
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerAnother way of saying that the profession is broken. https://t.co/CStvnvA508Don't reporters and editors have some influence over whether a "minor" gaffe gets converted by "the Trump campaign"… https://t.co/5AQEZgyU78
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThe “Trump’s incompetent” dodge is utterly destroyed by this excellent piece from @brianbeutler : https://t.co/NBXWTsKUV7
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerPhysicals don't have sequels. https://t.co/krtDvnbnJk(he never started it) https://t.co/JIu94U9zThhttps://t.co/qCvNSofQ8U @EricColumbus People finding a legitimating basis to justify the crooked things Trump demands is how like 95 percen… https://t.co/PqaeQNqpiS @EricColumbus That may be. But an FBI director who plays along with OBAMAGATE!!! is not OK, even if he was privatel… https://t.co/5yz90D3dyP @EricColumbus I have some news for you about what should have happened to Jeff Sessions!These people don’t expect anyone but their most dedicated followers to believe this crap. The hope is just to mudd… https://t.co/MJuvciwscD
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerI want us to remember Dr. Birx not as a dedicated health professional trying to negotiate a bad political situation… https://t.co/gsG16y6o7F
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerSuch is the beauty of Obamagate, where Obama could've committed anything from boring, bureaucratic "unmasking" crim… https://t.co/O8YwVdE2Xr
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerWray bending the knee for Barr. Seems like Biden's gotta fire him (assuming he wins). https://t.co/QihqWVUsuv @brianbeutler also a kerfauxffle
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerAnd mosques and synagogues, right? https://t.co/PeEasvRFJd
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerWhen reporters pretend to believe Republicans when they pretend to be mad about something, it's called a Contriversy™️. @HayesBrown Hayes, I have some bad news for you... https://t.co/HQTG6XlAicA statistically powerful study published today showed that the snake oil hawked from the White House for months inc… https://t.co/fAevW0UO5s
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerThis is a must read, by @brianbeutler "Trump has in three short years neutralized nearly all institutional checks… https://t.co/qhd7rAkQg3
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerWell, Trump got the irresponsible chyron he wanted. https://t.co/lCta4Ao1Py @blandphilosophy Huh!Been away from the news for a bit. Are we pretending to believe Republicans as they pretend to be angry about something Joe Biden said?Trump is incompetent. But most authoritarians are incompetent! And those encouraging complacency about his corrupti… https://t.co/oHvmagNWWp
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerIn case you think U.S. democracy isn't in mortal danger... https://t.co/MlEyqXyK0d
Retweeted by Brian BeutlerSo the list of unmasking requests for IC products that you made a big show of declassifying had no direct relevance… https://t.co/1rgL37cF97
Retweeted by Brian Beutlerrepublicans know how to throw an organized hissy fit
Retweeted by Brian Beutler"Two of the three judges on it—Karen L. Henderson [and] Neomi Rao, an appointee of Mr. Trump—have proved more willi… https://t.co/ZmEPCrYEvZ
5/22
2020

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