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Emily Guskin @EmGusk Washington, DC

Half of @postpolls, news and politics devotee, feminist, library fan, BRCA mutant. Nats! Caps! Terps! Kill them with kindness and methodological rigor.

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Joined Twitter 5/3/08


“We’re on the bumpiest roads we could possibly be on right now. But we’ll get to that beautiful place again.” https://t.co/x32s8dMVbs @MikeMadden @AnnGerhart I liked the person who responded to you to just cook your own fishcakes, like that's easy?? @AnnGerhart @MikeMadden I loved that book when I was a kid! @MikeMadden @3fecta Oh shit I need horseradish! @3fecta @MikeMadden It’s quite bland! I think it’s good, but maybe that’s just my ancestors within opining. @MikeMadden Where do you shop? Thinking of going to the WF in FH bc the store itself is so large it might be easier to be away from people. @MikeMadden This year I will go without! I’m usually good for eating like two, max. Going to make my own charoset (… https://t.co/zbxZih4FylZoom as Chatroulette https://t.co/5nPWWw23rA @nlinphoto @GenePark Attn @dgusk! (He will see this in a few days 🙂) @nlinphoto @GenePark Also hello from Forest Hills, D.C. to Forest Hills, Queens (my Queens-bred dad says that’s whe… https://t.co/VAGT7LxaRr @nlinphoto @GenePark Same to you and all your people! 💕While the world is distracted, Pakistan decides to free Danny Pearl’s murderer. https://t.co/OwtOSE5suj
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @nlinphoto @GenePark Thanks so much for this! Just made it and sent the instructions to my parents, too.Enjoy. And remember: Wash your hands. Don’t cough on people. Don’t be a racist. 🌸 https://t.co/fpU4FdQuHF
Retweeted by Emily Guskinwe live in a riddle how can you be constantly busy but get nothing done how can you spend your whole day cleaning b… https://t.co/Iu0dS9Ctaj
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @WRyanMcCann Nope, got it before that store existed! I got it from a small bookstore in Foggy Bottom @LyndseyLayton @ANXOcider My parents’ house!
4/3
2020
@pbump And Bananagrams!John Delaney getting TV time https://t.co/Ri3x4H9Siq @DannyDougherty @ANXOcider My neighbors put in an order so I added on! Saved them a trip out here with a combined bigger order.Ready for Passover with KfP cider from @ANXOcider!! (And other ciders) #drinklocal https://t.co/lWJQxF4Sbq @danvock In a stadium you’re fairly protected (unless you’re in the cheap seats)Today would have been a lovely day for a baseball gameVirginia has received 7% of its requested N95s. It has requested zero ventilators. 🤔 https://t.co/onqAlxVarF
Retweeted by Emily GuskinMaryland has received 26% of its requested N95s, and 70% of its requested ventilators. Note, Md. had also requested… https://t.co/PoC2Xvx8qP
Retweeted by Emily GuskinWow, stockpile numbers that House Oversight and @RepMaloney have pried out of FEMA are damning for nation's capital… https://t.co/uaw2DvHAIO
Retweeted by Emily Guskin39% of Americans report job or pay loss, @KFF poll finds. Via @EmGusk https://t.co/Fw5ySowJjr
Retweeted by Emily GuskinAdam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne co-founder, dies at 52 of coronavirus complications https://t.co/fVsuvcD3zq @hcjewell jealous you can type that word. @hcjewell the letter next to V and N on my laptop doesn't work and it is the something of my existence rn"...An accurate census is critical to our economy when it returns to health, since businesses depend on the survey… https://t.co/vM8SuzkGd1
4/2
2020
Things better improve in Mark Trail, because this is too bleak for our times https://t.co/3zrYRcBGXS @DanielleAlberti ugh i'm so sorry, daniMy son just asked me if I when I was little I had to stay inside for COVIDs 1 through 18
Retweeted by Emily GuskinJust set up a recurring monthly donation to @foodbankmetrodc. Even when we're past coronavirus, people in the regio… https://t.co/zRHV4cpltxFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis announces stay-at-home order; U.S. coronavirus death toll surpasses 4,000 https://t.co/304Bbi39EL @southernsouldc that's not an opinion, it's the lede of the storyHe did -- literally dozens of times. https://t.co/cgWWJ5Cqv4 https://t.co/6vNE3IKbiA
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @robyn_rl @dcpl Awesome! My friend @jessmilcetich recommended it to me and I immediately downloaded the audio book from the library. @amibo1012 @dcpl Great advice, thank you! Also I'm a pollster so I adore your "small sample size" disclaimer. @dcpl I'm excited to read it!! @dcpl Also reading: - An old Mary Higgins Clark that is fun - All of the newspaper every day About to start: - Proz… https://t.co/inpYn87iKNLove it or hate it, tell us what you're reading now #brownbagdc
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @dcpl Finished the audio version of Sharp Objects yesterday and I...did not care for it. Tired trope of drunk femal… https://t.co/bwucSolSbABut that night, as Brandy isolated herself from him on the couch, he texted her from his room saying he was struggl… https://t.co/YIdX6moBRR
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @WaffleW That’s my plan too! Tbh I do it for normal visits. Fruits and veggies, dairy, everything in the middle of… https://t.co/U0tWUN3Bj9Things that have made me tear up today (so far): - this story: https://t.co/DLJovVtAw0 - two stories from this podc… https://t.co/Y976z7z0ZV @Traci_VA @MartzMD Ugh this is so accurate. While I’m clambering up hills to escape them.______________ | complete | | your 2020 | | Census | ------------- (\__/) || (•ㅅ•) || /   づ https://t.co/nfLLzWtP3C
Retweeted by Emily GuskinRuff Ruff! https://t.co/DLJovVtAw0Coronavirus is already killing four times as many people a day as die in car accidents on average. Every day it's a… https://t.co/DU68hG82Qe
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4/1
2020
@pashulman How do you think newspapers get to houses??Not only is this newspaper delivery guy the ultimate mensch BUT this story also further establishes the fact that t… https://t.co/oVy46mlwXzAt least seven National Park Service employees have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, yet the Trump admini… https://t.co/IjMIE10ZDRApril 1 is: - when rent's due - National Census Day - the first time in years it won't be March April 1 is not: - April Fools' Day
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @twobluestripes @ameliatd Hi Anna, we randomly sample Americans by calling their phone numbers. We have no idea whe… https://t.co/0QAPSFaFYlSome automakers rejected this roll-back as dangerous for the planet, pledging to deeper emission cuts. Some were fr… https://t.co/XtnbXjsJDl
Retweeted by Emily GuskinAmericans have rapidly adopted social distancing practices, Gallup poll finds https://t.co/CUIeVjG8FZSurreal to say I published my first @washingtonpost story during a time like this. @jennabelson, @JohnSullivanAU an… https://t.co/gfWSPSWWzJ
Retweeted by Emily GuskinAs virus spikes among ultra-Orthodox, Israel deploys security forces to make them stay home https://t.co/4Xwsewd7QNgoosebumps / crying / singing / this is fine https://t.co/mj0npukUFa
Retweeted by Emily Guskin“Every day, I come out here, and another store has done it. What do they think is going to happen?” https://t.co/lyJqJousudMore people have died in the U.S. from the coronavirus than in the 9/11 attacks https://t.co/W0g1XOmuTB @RachelBitecofer @StaggAndrea @mikewhelanjr I mean I certainly can’t afford the houses here! But the apartments are… https://t.co/NeB9Qb7XUS @StaggAndrea @mikewhelanjr May I recommend an in-city suburb like upper NW DC which is full of empty neighborhood s… https://t.co/zXB6m2IXKJ @MichalskiLaura @ironicsans and a survey! My heart!!When Henry got a fever on Friday night, I realized that I wanted some assurance that the worst-case possibility was… https://t.co/RVDKj4658U
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @peterhassett @arelisrhdz Just in case you don’t know (but I think you were just setting yourself up for a v good j… https://t.co/zhGufyrD4DLove this story about a schmata factory in Houston by @arelisrhdz https://t.co/cTqHgtz883 @GabeLacques @peterbarzilai Spelling doesn’t count in final! @GabeLacques @peterbarzilai One got it I thought!There’s a song on my computer that ends with cheering and the voice of TRL host Carson Daly https://t.co/rmufkUGyn2“Deborah Birx, the White House’s coronavirus response coordinator, and Anthony S. Fauci, an infectious-disease expe… https://t.co/HdtGWi7vIn
Retweeted by Emily GuskinDuring a pandemic, the handwashing I do after cleaning my birds’ cage seems frivolous and fancy-freeI hope more people realize that 95% of the American media market really don’t earn much at all. Gannett’s furlough… https://t.co/vFRPJ2s6Rp
Retweeted by Emily GuskinThe New Yorker cover and political cartoons are saluting coronavirus responders as heroes https://t.co/g0edtjw5ia
Retweeted by Emily GuskinDay 17: morale is weird https://t.co/TW4Xdv0qJH
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3/31
2020
Tomie dePaola, the man who brought us the wonderful Strega Nona among other wonderful characters, has died https://t.co/M8ZY4m8uI2D.C. issues stay-at-home order, following directives in nearby Maryland and Virginia https://t.co/X65BMIfOyA
Retweeted by Emily GuskinHere's what a stay-at-home order means: https://t.co/2uPxGkY5TWI am gutted. ⁦@TB_Times⁩ is cutting back the print paper to only two days a week. I hope this is temporary. The sta… https://t.co/czH23MVJog
Retweeted by Emily Guskin.@MayorBowser: "The only reasons you should be leaving your home are to buy groceries, pick up medicine, exercise w… https://t.co/pGsUdv0SY1
Retweeted by Emily GuskinMd. @GovLarryHogan issues a stay-at-home executive order. "We are no longer residents to stay home. We are directin… https://t.co/t7z8Exe27F
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @HRHBethany @MAW1212 @peterbakernyt @washingtonpost @ABC @danbalz OK the one in this thread does not have that samp… https://t.co/9NwG4ma8N7After downplaying coronavirus and using seasonal flu/swine flu comparisons for weeks, Trump is now embracing much m… https://t.co/Msu5HmG5Xo
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @MAW1212 @HRHBethany @peterbakernyt @washingtonpost @ABC @danbalz Hi Marcia, yes I do. Here's some information abou… https://t.co/jmuOoa97uVAlways great to see running stories in the @PostSports section. Nice work here from @bonnieberkowitz, who knows the… https://t.co/JC4PsGdnAg
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @allisonmpreiss I also watched Cheer what seemed like months after everyone. Then Love is Blind and now I’m finally… https://t.co/m97pUvDme5NEW from @CleveWootson: This pro-Trump coastal community in Florida, hit early by virus, sits at emotional nexus of… https://t.co/y7Oq7g1Usl
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @MAW1212 @peterbakernyt @washingtonpost @ABC @danbalz But it’s 1,003 adults, 75% cell, 25% landline. @HRHBethany @MAW1212 @peterbakernyt @washingtonpost @ABC @danbalz It was a random sample of 1,003 adults, including… https://t.co/9iQ20ETQUL @MAW1212 @peterbakernyt @washingtonpost @ABC @danbalz All of that information is in the story.Thanks to @JDiamond1 for passing me the microphone & letting me ask my second question. I asked: Which health pro… https://t.co/tedY5wh61U
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @DannyDougherty @jonfeng1 Should have gone to one of our schools ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
3/30
2020
I hope this thing doesn’t last so long that this person’s car decal ends up being a good decision https://t.co/6DROhVlVKY @jonfeng1 I think I started as the girls’ manager but then the boys’ team nabbed me. It is also how I earned my varsity letter!this is heartbreaking: "From normal life to this hell in a week." He at least had a few more days with her - people… https://t.co/Rpi4Gv2lwI
Retweeted by Emily GuskinMore than 4,000 people have obtained gun permits from DC police to carry loaded, concealed firearms on the streets… https://t.co/YiPX6rlP3G
Retweeted by Emily Guskin @mayormac @washingtonpost @I_Amanda_I haha i love that your incorrect scores were positive. i should have managed b… https://t.co/IqriPBEGqg @mayormac @washingtonpost That's probably on the coach for not passing along this letter!
3/29
2020

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