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Host of The Colin McEnroe Show. Inventor of the breakfast waffle taco.

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@pescami @MaxBoot @adamdavidson Wittes = Carril-era Princeton. Slows the game down, lots of backdoor cuts. @colinmcenroe Caught it today. Great show and really excellent guests. As good —or better — description of these is… https://t.co/VS0PdQ7n6A
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3/26
2019
Mars is humming at us. Or rumbling. The first noises of this type ever heard from any soil but our own. Space is ju… https://t.co/edCYyutDdqYou can catch this show again at 8 p.m. on WNPR. Or just listen right https://t.co/YxR90GW11Z won't hear a better… https://t.co/FRYtXZ1IwDProps to producer Scott Brede for this jewel of a show. Great guests all the way through and time for a little serm… https://t.co/k5yOPGsbKP.@KenDixonCT keeping it effing real. https://t.co/Yzco0NKmetDaily Astronomy Thing: From Yale: NASA’s Kepler mission revealed that about 30% of stars similar to our Sun harbor… https://t.co/hnmcgLlPblMy feed of "The Daily" is possessed aIs anybody else's feed of the NYT's The Daily with @@mikiebarb experiencing some weird Jordan Peele demonic possession?Post-Mueller, I can feel your tension and the clenchin' in parts we don't mention. So I'm converting today's show i… https://t.co/6Qjb25qr0m
3/25
2019
@SconnieSports How is ILB not a source of fear??? https://t.co/45GoXNKq27 @PMcConnellLaw No! "Touted as" $239M. "The arena's total cost, including debt repayment, is estimated around $1 bil… https://t.co/oso0v7LPMTI'm going to try to tell a little astronomy story every day as we get ready for the final Freshly Squeezed forum of… https://t.co/O7iTlJyKEI @PMcConnellLaw Yum is $1 billion for taxpayers and possible 37 years of payments. Any real fiscal conservatives out there? @PMcConnellLaw It's a little bit like raving about how great the Yard Goats are without admitting the stadium loses… https://t.co/E5wMXLT5SJ @PMcConnellLaw But Yum is an example of something that looks great from afar but is exactly what we need to avoid: https://t.co/G1RVkCcfxRFWIW, went to both NCAA Hartford games last night, and the XL Center's flaw, whatever they may be, were well hidden… https://t.co/oRQGEBmlQY @DemFromCT You need make no excuse. Time is a flat circle.this is brilliant (alas) from @colinmcenroe on sports and priorites in CT https://t.co/JlpQ8fNcQN
Retweeted by Colin McEnroe @CTGlo @kenkrayeske @johndankosky @RobertCottoJr Perhaps. But I would like some credit fro asking similar questions… https://t.co/Q4WxOXZVVvThey waited 28 years to issue the report on the biggest tyrannosaur ever. And you kids can't wait two days for the… https://t.co/3kcq7W8TWkI wish Brexit didn't sound so much like a meal. Whenever I hear "Theresa May was criticized over Brexit," my gut r… https://t.co/nk6ma2wvxt
3/24
2019
Barr said Mueller never overstepped or overreached. Doesn’t sound much like a witch hunt.
3/23
2019
Basketball or Mueller? Tough TV choice tonight.The Nose tackles: • every Spider-Person from Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse • public shaming w/ John Oliver's in… https://t.co/SpZo3S9RL2
Retweeted by Colin McEnroeWe discuss Monica Lewinsky and Spider-man. https://t.co/AGfyHpDAA4 https://t.co/AGfyHpDAA4The "let them eat cake" tone creeps into Lamont policy a little too often to be an unintended consequence.… https://t.co/dJyknv0l5r @raketemensch yes @The_Green_Gold i like the word "confensed" @ZachJHansen @SconnieSports Might have been a playing time issue on Breeland's side.If you are not receiving my newsletter you missed, this week, a fascinating analysis of pickles.… https://t.co/QRiHz1HGEMI think I forgot to post this on Wednesday. I believe it was an excellent conversation, but it was my first day on… https://t.co/WOKYNX708yThis show violated many of NPR best practices guidelines. Therefore, you may find it amusing.… https://t.co/zQQDfveFf4
3/22
2019
@imalexbeamyrnot Shorting would seem more in line with the Lamont philosophyOur Silver Edition Of March Madness: Welcome To Hartford! https://t.co/aEL0s8Ii8WAll of the women connected to today's episode (producer included) REALLY want to discuss this.… https://t.co/X0KN6tIjXXThursdays are weird b/c my column drops in 8 newspapers and my newsletter shows up in people's inboxes and all I ca… https://t.co/e30r94kziYGeno's comments about the @XLCenter isn't the only maddening story line Connecticut has this #MarchMadness season.… https://t.co/CbJVejmgRl
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3/21
2019
@BlakeisBatman @nwquah Yeah sure. Let’s go. @chrispkeating I worked on a chowder farm as a teenager. It was hot sticky work.But I felt like I was part of something. @BlakeisBatman @nwquah Truth: I've had memorable encounters with Diane Venora, and supposedly I knew Amy B. when sh… https://t.co/3d2JZpPrcM.@nwquah Last night b/c of your list, I started listening in bed to @BlakeisBatman's #ONEHEATMINUTE. After a while… https://t.co/w6lyJ00rim @Connecticutting He's got it totally right (ass)! @hartfordcourant @ManthonyCourant @XLCenter If they downsize it, will it become the L or perhaps even M Center? @DCT_Sports @GeoffNunberg @PeterSokolowski Distinct from "good ass cook" who would presumably specialize in butt steaks and rump roastsThanks @wnprcolin and @colinmcenroe for re-broadcasting the Flat Earth show. I needed a good laugh today
Retweeted by Colin McEnroe @johndankosky @GarettArgianas @PeterSokolowski @GeoffNunberg @jeffcohenwnpr A huge-ass umbrella! @GarettArgianas @PeterSokolowski @GeoffNunberg @johndankosky @jeffcohenwnpr Big-ass Nor'easter! @PeterSokolowski @GarettArgianas @GeoffNunberg My doctor did a post-positive intensive in the very same area..@GeoffNunberg @PeterSokolowski Has anyone investigated "ass" as a suffix? "I'm a grown-ass man." "I made a strong-… https://t.co/WKcYQNHpnAI wrote this column two years ago. Today it is (a) all coming true (b) still funny. Trigger warning. Russell Blair… https://t.co/wkUIcghw7ahttps://t.co/S7oFz7awyQIt's another packed show as we take on gun violence, aid-in-dying, religious exemptions for child vaccinations, and… https://t.co/gsft0FMWGP
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3/20
2019
@nwquah Great list, NQ. I’ve enjoyed Everything Is Alive. @wnprcolin This is a show from last summer. Just so you know.
3/19
2019
@ChrisMctwtr @wnprcolin @WoffordMBB Very mild.Is JK Rowling the first author to do fan fiction about her own books? #JKRowlingThe @wnprcolin / @WoffordMBB relationship began in 2010 when President Dunlap made the first of many appearances on… https://t.co/vI6l9LRWK7Bulldogs to the Big Dance! https://t.co/57u37CQ6VM https://t.co/57u37CQ6VMThe part of me that's a ham really loves live radio. Here's a segment I did today about Marie Kondo with @wnprcolinhttps://t.co/oDWPlXQ3iy
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3/17
2019
"One of the things that holds my interest in astronomy is that this entire "world" exists above the horizon which,… https://t.co/3I6DEGS3RJ
3/16
2019
This week’s Nose on · the unendurable Facebook/Instagram outages · the ago-old question, Is a TV show good if no o… https://t.co/weNG0DaThe
Retweeted by Colin McEnroe @MaxReiss Did he spring into action? @jonstank @TJBreen And is he really on the monastery’s pickling and canning team or was that just a ruse to get in?https://t.co/cPGXu0SONsOn #GameofThrones final season, looking forward to revelation that Sam got into the Citadel on a fake jousting scholarship.
3/15
2019
My chat with Jessica Harper https://t.co/s130tLu65Y https://t.co/s130tLu65Y @sostfeldjohns around 11:50 here I say "assuming you think it's ever acceptable." https://t.co/xxqO6tcLzm @sostfeldjohns listen more carefully...i made that point in mid-sentence.The actress — from Suspiria and Stardust Memories and My Favorite Year and Minority Report, among others — and auth… https://t.co/3nQszNflqz
Retweeted by Colin McEnroeI just wanna say I didn't write this headline. And I didn't even want to write about Lehman again but then ...they… https://t.co/lMcxK7jHRWKneel before Marie Kondo, even as she kneels before your house. https://t.co/xxqO6tcLzm https://t.co/xxqO6tcLzm
3/14
2019
Kneel before Oumuamua, tiny-brained Earth creatures. https://t.co/OWdRJjXaRO https://t.co/OWdRJjXaROWhy you still feel crabby: https://t.co/ArkL2tSiw9 https://t.co/ArkL2tSiw9
3/12
2019
@wnprcolin @Sulliview @BlairLevin @mjs_DC I don't like the host @CrankyEsq Or maybe it’s just an important story
3/11
2019
@kocinsurance @GovNedLamont Unusual. @johndankosky It's like Tolstoy but with a lot more 000000s @johndankosky Wait until you get to the @MorganStanley guy who smashes his phone.I do hope state senators voting on confirmation of David Lehman will spend some time with this massive report. Gov.… https://t.co/KGwLhx9Y1b @Maribellita @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont email me. Monday or Tuesday would be good. @Maribellita @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont Only if on the record. But yes under those circumstances I would love to talk to him @Maribellita @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont On the record? @Maribellita @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont Would he come on my show? @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont Doesn't pass smell test. Ned is saying Lehman was too young and too new to be held resp… https://t.co/jc58lPgvNX @CollFlanJohn @GovNedLamont But he and Ned should get their stories straight.How @GovNedLamont describes David Lehman at Goldman Sachs in 2008. "He was 28, He had just showed up." How Lehman d… https://t.co/9ZCok7ORIH
3/10
2019
I caught the afternoon show of this on Cinestudio's exemplary screen. My world has changed. https://t.co/w10buAKBAV https://t.co/w10buAKBAVThanks, Hugh, for putting this into words. The only thing I'd add is that Lamont's defense of Lehman -- "he had jus… https://t.co/Ps8IFZtx21
3/9
2019
Alex Trebek, Luke Perry, some new superheroes. https://t.co/Qpz3c6KDk2 https://t.co/Qpz3c6KDk2You probably have a sense that public lying is more pervasive now. On this show, we explore: https://t.co/i2Iy4Sz3nq https://t.co/i2Iy4Sz3nqFake news, deepfake videos, and presidential lies. There ARE facts but is there only one truth? In his new novel, B… https://t.co/DGr7QIpnVS
Retweeted by Colin McEnroe @LeonCollinsinCT can you shoot me an email at Colin@wnpr.org @LtFoley @MaxReiss You can take back roads from Willimantic to Zurich.
3/8
2019
@nicatFOA @smcalatayud @nhregister @CTDEEPNews @pferal Out of curiosity, do you usually get pretty good results fro… https://t.co/BUmTvfMmIhFor a Hartford area panel on the evening of April 3, I am looking for a super-passionate amateur astronomer. You ar… https://t.co/LFy3Jp4SWd @WillHaskellCT You’re new so we’ll overlook it but in the future, all analogies require @CTMirrorKeith approval @RA_PaulHughes @MaxReiss Is the index posted somewhere? @pferal @fransilverman @FoAorg I love how, after 4 or 5 demands that I debate you, you're now inquiring as to whet… https://t.co/ojaGuIRhBD @pferal @fransilverman For us to debate, I would have to be pro-vicious bear hunt. (I'm not.) Do you get what a de… https://t.co/iKV4lChjnn
3/7
2019

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