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Jad Abumrad @JadAbumrad Brooklyn, NY

Radiolab, More Perfect, Dolly Parton's America, music, other stuff. When I tweet it's just me.

536 Following   312,826 Followers   5,677 Tweets

Joined Twitter 4/20/10


@narjoman ooh that's a good idea! thank u!my knees need their own podcast
10/29
2020
Thanks for all the responses everyone! I'm investigating...
10/26
2020
Spoke with a friend today who got turned down for life insurance because he had Covid (and recovered). Anyone else had this experience?
10/25
2020
Go @latifnasser! https://t.co/CquPSyYEIJ😬 sorry! https://t.co/EFIHb6xaQtAnyone else notice that Robert Krulwich “retired” and the world became a dumpster fire? Missing his faith in humani… https://t.co/XUeKdePFNm
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10/24
2020
This is the other one I got from her, just because of @Radiolab and @JadAbumrad, and....oh no, I was not prepared f… https://t.co/P2RGsOPYY8
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10/19
2020
SO EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE: “The Place that Makes Us” - my wife Karla’s doc, which I EPed - will be making it’s NYC pr… https://t.co/SOnjAtFrJg
10/18
2020
70 birds naturally playing guitar in random synchronicity is one of my favorite art expos ever made https://t.co/jYW8CxDIWa
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10/16
2020
Brooklyn friends and beyond: I love @theinvisibledog. Shot my Ted Talk there (thank you @macpremo!) It's just an… https://t.co/wFLzvNcpmj
10/8
2020
@omar_aok I feel seen
10/7
2020
@rameswaram @today_explained Wallace and Vomit for the winPutting this new project from @kaitlinprest on my listening list - https://t.co/QZpmf7JxGw
9/30
2020
My sweet Fletcher got to be interviewed for this podcast & share one of his meditations he wrote. I am beyond proud… https://t.co/Pet7uML3cJ
Retweeted by Jad Abumrad🧵 Exciting news: @latifnasser — our beloved Director of Research and host of #TheOtherLatif — has been named co-hos… https://t.co/eILSEFCpd9
Retweeted by Jad Abumrad📣 JUST ANNOUNCED 📣 @lmillernpr and @latifnasser will join @JadAbumrad as co-hosts of Radiolab! We're so excited we… https://t.co/bI7C32vLvj
Retweeted by Jad AbumradMolly Webs y'all! https://t.co/N3u5JfFcQYBig news y'all! https://t.co/qYWKUYA6vJ
9/25
2020
📣 Dear Listeners, We have a BIG announcement coming soon. Sign up for our newsletter to hear about it first! 📥… https://t.co/zHvIxVBwrM
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9/24
2020
She was small in stature but even the tallest looked up to her. Her voice was soft but her message rang loud and cl… https://t.co/lujQBZcRIs
Retweeted by Jad AbumradA tiny bit of good news. This morning my Dad and pals Mary and Carmen replanted a baby Lebanese cedar in that publ… https://t.co/Jlcrc37aCMIn honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. RIP RBG - https://t.co/PqvYGttCS2
9/19
2020
Radiolab is officially old enough to vote
9/18
2020
Diggin this https://t.co/ASBnAb5oGB @wendymac @Radiolab omg memories!
9/12
2020
@CedrusK @MikeBudzik @LifeAtPurdue Fadi, the cedar from trees of joy just arrived yesterday to my Dad in Nashville.… https://t.co/u3E5JH6sIH
9/11
2020
Radio journalist @JadAbumrad says, in a world full of competing truths, “figuring out how to bridge different reali… https://t.co/KuvHC5YaZr
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9/5
2020
Join us today 3-6pm EST for a virtual concert raising much-needed funds for Beirut. Featuring local musicians, co… https://t.co/adXesHkqqG
Retweeted by Jad AbumradFriends, I'll be hosting a music series tomorrow to benefit Beirut relief organizations. It's an amazing line up o… https://t.co/9exp5oH2Lv
9/4
2020
In the course of making (or rather re-making) this story, I've become aware of 4 other Lebanese Jads - https://t.co/HKyUU5Rjfj
8/24
2020
2/2 I could ask for: Alex Atack, @balloutd @belllaibrahim @zeinadowidar @mkh_rec @shahdbaniodeh @Shahad_cpchttps://t.co/bXIvGFcPcM
Retweeted by Jad AbumradSomething epic just happened to us at @kerningcultures. We aired our first story on @Radiolab. When we started KC 5… https://t.co/JdEKfZ3JUW
Retweeted by Jad AbumradThe Karantina Government Hospital and Carlos Slim Pediatrics Center provide free care to ANY infant in Lebanon. Hel… https://t.co/MHJxWcqGmFLatest episode: Lebanon, USA. I feel like this story came right from the center of my soul, even though I didn't m… https://t.co/iFwletbAUJ
8/21
2020
Latest ep: The Wubi Effect. @Si_Adler on the deep western tilt of the QWERTY keyboard and how it almost destroyed a… https://t.co/qmqh9BUYoG
8/17
2020
❤️❤️ https://t.co/42NAm6ycWu
8/11
2020
Congratulazioni! https://t.co/ZATB2m57Vj
8/5
2020
. @latifnasser's new Netflix show #ConnectedNetflix is out today! And if you're looking for more Latif to binge, li… https://t.co/nQC4OqqC47
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8/3
2020
this one really stopped me in my tracks https://t.co/HcHj4xRc8LEveryone watch! https://t.co/rIK0FFez7g
8/2
2020
Dear @MichelleObama and @BarackObama please check out this incredible documentary about community and the up and co… https://t.co/GpMU9jTlgf
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8/1
2020
Kathy you’re truly special and we’re gonna miss you big time https://t.co/2Uc5mlxxMj
7/31
2020
A great interview with my colleague @ShimaOliaee - https://t.co/lS0PTxwsaB
7/30
2020
So excited for the rollout of @latifnasser’s new Netflix series. It’s SO GOOD! https://t.co/Pd1ssvawoV
7/28
2020
@YCLart When u buy the ticket, it give you 48 hours to watch anytime this week. Thanks for the support! @JohannaZorn When u buy the ticket, it give you 48 hours to watch anytime this week. We’re also looking for distri… https://t.co/J0Oepq9H9cHere’s a review of the film 💪🏼💪🏼: https://t.co/ZijGLrWFcJ https://t.co/11pb9UiZx5My wife’s doc “The Place That Makes Us” (which WBUR says is “haunting...and engrossing”) just had its world premier… https://t.co/V76V0VnhlW
7/27
2020
💔 https://t.co/oMUJmqcBDq
7/18
2020
Dispatches from 1918: a kaleidoscopic look back at the aftermath of the last great pandemic. Dangerous bodies, pi… https://t.co/j5kL0Yt2ot
7/17
2020
my soul is breathing through a mask today
7/16
2020
One of the more powerful Radiolab’s I’ve heard in years. Very much worth listening too. https://t.co/VyxSI8Yd2y
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7/14
2020
This episode was fantastic. I got emotional a number of times. Great reporting and great storytelling in equal meas… https://t.co/fjyLmsIrmM
Retweeted by Jad AbumradThe Flag and the Fury. Listen! - https://t.co/BXxBcGv5g6Something historic just happened in Mississippi. @shimaoliaee had been following the story for months and brings… https://t.co/LJ5cVVSDjX
7/13
2020
omg YES https://t.co/s3iOoG1dKQ
7/10
2020
This is a profoundly brilliant talk from @JadAbumrad elegantly shot by @MacPremo in which they create some serious… https://t.co/pphtLGvNip
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7/1
2020
@TEDchris All praise to @macpremo!How do you end a story? Host of "Radiolab" Jad Abumrad tells how his search for an answer led him home to the mount… https://t.co/RiABz9DkMh
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6/27
2020
For Dolly Parton's America, @Radiolab host @JadAbumrad interviewed the country legend 12 times. Here's how she chan… https://t.co/ICYjHseTq9
Retweeted by Jad AbumradIt was a wild ride to love @DollyParton's America, invite @JadAbumrad to speak at #TED, have the honor of working w… https://t.co/Rkk9QTbKbo
Retweeted by Jad AbumradAnd big props to @Friedapremo for dolly key gripVideo from the brilliant mind and hands of @macpremo. Check him out at https://t.co/PqBtpvu4TuI now officially have a TED talk. This is me on my life, career and what @DollyParton taught me about journalism.… https://t.co/hrai8K9lO9 @big_data_kane @WIRED Honored to
6/25
2020
@big_data_kane @WIRED 👏🏼👏🏼 Congrats! And well deserved!
6/24
2020
Free speech and Facebook are having A MOMENT. We gotchu. @Si_Adler for the win: https://t.co/X3YFojkPfmLots has happened in a week. A highlight: the great Dr. Nancy Hopkins, featured in the PBS film (student of J. Wats… https://t.co/qf4PG3WXj5
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6/20
2020
@NorthsideLou All true
6/19
2020
I keep wanting someone to report this story and do a unbiased survey of mask wearing in public broken down by city.… https://t.co/7nqtz7sWw5Tune in tonight 8 pm et! https://t.co/2a0oCdurqxGo @bethel_habte! https://t.co/b0q86tQXsc
6/17
2020
@piercepenniless @Radiolab Omg how did I miss this?? Reading now...Go @wendymac! Hero. https://t.co/wbPDT8cn1ICmon TN. Even @tedcruz says this should happen. It should happen. DO IT. https://t.co/PJzdwdaYnBHuge SCOTUS news! https://t.co/HBLRy0hOg7Mesmerizing. I want to live in these photographs. https://t.co/q8x3E2Zq63
6/15
2020
The most beautiful episode of Radiolab I’ve ever heard. The kind of story we all need now. 🐙 https://t.co/rRKYl4YMpJ
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6/14
2020
Been listening to @JadAbumrad+@Radiolab for over 10yrs. Thank you for having me, and for all of your excellent work… https://t.co/rAUw74amYW
Retweeted by Jad AbumradLatest @radiolab ep is up! @big_data_kane tells a beautiful story of liberating RNA (and himself) from years of pol… https://t.co/Fab2lISbEq
6/13
2020
@natalie_allison time to replace that bust with @DollyParton. Paging @JeremyFaison4TNWOOT! https://t.co/MQnqB3rLmT @tonyphillips40 @ShimaOliaee Tony that means a lot. I miss you!
6/11
2020
@helenlmorales @ShimaOliaee @DollyParton Thanks Helen! We just followed in your footsteps. 👣 @annasale @ShimaOliaee @lynn_sacco_ Thank you @annasale! @hiltnerj @ShimaOliaee @WNYCStudios Thank you @hiltnerj. Your music...no words. @tobinlow @ShimaOliaee Thank you @tobinlow! @shelleyplaysaxy Thanks Shelley! Let's make more music. @petersagal @Radiolab @ShimaOliaee Thanks Peter!And thank you to @DollyParton. For being so generous and gracious in answering every annoying question with such t… https://t.co/RYIGTpSsHYAnd thanks to all the peeps at @WNYCStudios for getting behind the project, and to my work family @Radiolab for hel… https://t.co/pnHGXduREVAll hail @ShimaOliaee. So much gratitude to you for so many things. Too many to count.Friends! #DollyPartonsAmerica won a Peabody Award! https://t.co/rvMuBwtLKhGraham episode of Radiolab https://t.co/UiIHka9Yvm
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6/10
2020
"Fire is homeplace. Fire is his native land. Perhaps it is ours, as well" https://t.co/NyM55P5cbiDerick Chauvin is stepping into court. Our latest ep looks at what might be about to happen - https://t.co/dyRFk8K29Q
6/8
2020
A very thought provoking podcast with hard questions & observations about the role of criminal responsibility for p… https://t.co/9MFLbjSuru
Retweeted by Jad AbumradA riveting exploration of one of the big roots of today’s policing injustices and corresponding protests. “Graham”… https://t.co/1zVqYvHGHi
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6/7
2020

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