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Editor. Writer. Subtweeter. Now: @NYTOpinion staff editor, @TheOpedProject mentor + sensitivity reader for hire. Then: @Voxdotcom @TheRoot @Harvard Law @HowardU

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I don't think there are shy trump voters, but twitter is awash with shy trump pundits.
Retweeted by Jenéeimmigration + race + some of my smartest friends: 🤯 join us 🙏🏾 https://t.co/4mbvWXvqqz
Retweeted by Jenée#tbt to my funniest wrong number experience. I really should have invited them 😺 https://t.co/lQ09b8gZYyPeople at protests are also "someone's son or daughter, husband or wife, brother or sister." They're also "as compl… https://t.co/yrgzUdaCjx
Retweeted by JenéeI like how the YWCA put CRITICAL RACE THEORY SCHOLAR in all caps 😊😊😊 https://t.co/7IrTfFlrO0
Retweeted by Jenée @allysonvhobbs @KataInRealLife 🤣🤣 such a hot topicEvery so often I’m reminded of a simpler time back in the mid-2000s when I asked a friend if she knew why people we… https://t.co/tMeS7fStV9
Retweeted by Jenée @terryngrams In this particular picture, babysit! Because you look all of 16 years old 🤗 @verbalcupcake !! @KataInRealLife Looks like my neighbors feel the same ... it's being treated as the crime of the century in the comments!I actually love the image of this woman sauntering off with her rose as the neighborhood busybody lost her mind https://t.co/22y2VGR1DO
10/22
2020
This is such a fun thought! Of course I went straight from enjoying it to wondering what else/ who else I don’t kn… https://t.co/rP11hG3aIkSing Mr Bombastic https://t.co/72D7uEYOTL
Retweeted by Jenéei said 'ta-da!' in an email when i found a file i wasn't sure existed and someone replied with "you are hilarious!!… https://t.co/4u4PUkcGAy
Retweeted by JenéeI hate to say it, I hope I don't sound ridiculous. I don't know who these men is. I mean, he could be walking down… https://t.co/5zuxrjJRCk
Retweeted by Jenéeman, i think that’s what i’ve found most confusing about the apparent glee at today’s news. the only people who are… https://t.co/1ANa8gnN1q
Retweeted by Jenée @craftingmystyle ❤️Something often lost in these conversations is how a lot of us actually like many/most things about our jobs! But m… https://t.co/JLxD9gxoYO
Retweeted by JenéeThis is a perfect example of what it's like to work in an environment that is ostensibly progressive but isn't real… https://t.co/MgKwVvqTNx
Retweeted by Jenée"The only reason to shoot into a crowd of peaceful citizens is to terrorize: to kill some and make the others back… https://t.co/UFhW8ENuOJEarlier this year, I went to Oklahoma to report a piece on something I didn't know much about: voting access for th… https://t.co/LtobuRc5Bl
Retweeted by JenéeWhen Mercury is in retrograde? https://t.co/L8NkNyPtCX
Retweeted by JenéeDid I know who Daryl Morey was before @byjoelanderson wrote this piece? No. Do I love the image of 7-yr-old Joel, u… https://t.co/lQoXhZZbJQ
Retweeted by JenéeOpen for surprise... https://t.co/GKMeNiW2Rl
Retweeted by JenéeMe watching a company livestream today despite knowing it's 100 percent impossible for me to be seen on camera. Jus… https://t.co/2oVwXRiB8f @gabrielroth Me thinking about all the DMs https://t.co/MxnQQPTde6Whenever I read ppl say this on here, I have to wonder...what is so off balance? Like, their version of "the left"… https://t.co/LW9qvsoxzM
Retweeted by JenéeIn her @zoramag debut, @_ShamGod examines the #90DayFiance empire, pointing out TLC + the show's production company… https://t.co/zeYpbppy7M
Retweeted by JenéeAlso strongly relate to the following quote: “Living room became a podcast studio smfh.”For some reason I just love the illustration (by the artist Patricia Doria) on this essay. It really captures the w… https://t.co/goqoIIMIwk @cleanandgritty @terryngrams lol I PROMISE it's not interesting (which is why it's not worth it)The thing is, if you ask a question, you can't complain. You've set yourself up. So it has to be something that onl… https://t.co/cAxZdNScSUI really want to ask something, but I know a large chunk of people will take it too seriously and then 95 others wi… https://t.co/gozPorzW1c1/ "It wasn't just tears, it was screams." Here's a piece I think about a lot. A caseworker told me about breaking… https://t.co/S63BhMW562
Retweeted by Jenéelmao absolutely ethered https://t.co/1hrwBNwc3n
Retweeted by JenéeSometimes you just gotta hold up your dog’s whole ass head while she falls asleep in your palm https://t.co/YJSomByBMI
Retweeted by JenéeDREAM JOB ALERT! For the past 9 years, I've worked my way up into producing Op-Docs, the @nytimes short doc series… https://t.co/eajMGYuU1I
Retweeted by JenéeHe is disturbed by The Vow. https://t.co/X4n4aqz5Lt
Retweeted by JenéePeople really out here "circling back" a day after an email. Please go around the circle that takes a week.
Retweeted by Jenée @CiCiAdams_ @byjoelanderson 😭😭😭 it must be like a 6th sense that some people are blessed with
10/21
2020
In 2018, James got really mad at me for suggesting his work helped the political right. In 2020, he's voting for Tr… https://t.co/cN7ZEdsxiL
Retweeted by Jenée @GinaUriarte Yes, catchup from the moment you wake up is the real killer. And if you want to avoid it you have to d… https://t.co/chtxfFQQivEvery day when it gets close to 3:30 I get really tired and wonder why, and every day I remember that I've been onl… https://t.co/6vha0y8oLOOne thing I’ve seen over and over again the last few years is that very clear violations of federal law are reframe… https://t.co/UaZYom5T0o
Retweeted by Jenée @TheresaDefino He never goes so far as to actually investigate because he lives in fear that he'll face pressure to… https://t.co/svRqDjZeWa @dcsarahe They might pass it momentarily but they will not be cleared for drinking until they're rinsed again no mo… https://t.co/sDuRjJ61zQ @devi_lockwood @simonschuster Devi!!! So happy for you! I love the titleOne of the funniest things about Joel is that he constantly volunteers his thoughts who "probably has a filthy hous… https://t.co/ODcqoanjr1Seriously, everyone on your holiday gift list who displays Obama paraphernalia in their home could probably use a b… https://t.co/KhfNZqh5TzAs I prepare to do my annual sexual harassment training (I know, I know) at the last possible moment, I'm reminded… https://t.co/B25zYePCxMWhen it comes to black women in politics refusing to be interrupted, before "I'm speaking" there was "Reclaiming my… https://t.co/gEazfzEAosHow are Life Is Good brand T-shirts selling these days?
Retweeted by Jenée @DLind I *still* don’t know if it’s a hard or soft A and I’ll never forget you telling me it didn’t make a difference!within 36 hours someone is gonna write a take that’s like “actually, jerking it on a conference call isn’t that ba… https://t.co/11k2mAUikj
Retweeted by JenéeToday our 2yo said he was going to draw a picture of me, which I was very excited about because he rarely does any… https://t.co/OIzqojSZKV
Retweeted by JenéeFor a cult leader, this guy had absolutely no sense of mystery or seriousness about him. He was just sweating and t… https://t.co/W73W0OUrd7They talked about it for 30 seconds and now half of the scenes are Keith in a high school gym in a sweatbandI’m only on episode 4. Soooo are they ever going to explain a little more of the “why” about midnight/all night volleyball?Why are all these responses so cute? https://t.co/LWO4dSAxW8How it started....how it’s going. Thank you ⁦@glamourmag⁩. Surreal. And so appreciated. #GlamourWOTY https://t.co/OhRoxU2vil
Retweeted by JenéeNow THIS is good news for American journalism, and democracy. Smart choice @newmarkjschool. Congrats @s_m_i! 🌟🌟🌟 https://t.co/avrr45kIaW
Retweeted by JenéeThe grossest thing I’ve ever seen a woman do on Zoom is furtively eat grapes.
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10/20
2020
A live look at me reading the news these last few months: https://t.co/eLi7oHyX0q
Retweeted by JenéeI’ve had a hard time imagining life after Election Day. It just feels like this unknowable blob. Which makes it wei… https://t.co/zOZxS46gMQ
Retweeted by JenéeI am 💀 https://t.co/RaubZKYrWw
Retweeted by Jenée @iDiplomacy This is a VERY comforting thought actuallyMy greatest act of rebellion lately has been refusing to smile when yoga with adrienne tells me to.
Retweeted by Jenée @terryngrams @lostblackboy 💕 you would know about a joyful vibe!Indeed. The reason certain folks blame the NBA’s low ratings on a current of anti-wokeness is they’re not brave eno… https://t.co/7vlOuEZOV1
Retweeted by JenéeCleaning out my desk and literally found a note to myself that reads: “Ways to cope. 1....” and nothing else is written.
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10/19
2020
@graceelavery I honestly think the cooption of the word “woke” is anti-Black. It was an intra-community phrase amon… https://t.co/pGnIS5OTtB
Retweeted by Jenée @DoctorYasmin I actually wanted your opinion but I didn't want to bother you with a direct question so thank you! @terryngrams Okay I was hoping to hear there was some magic happening that made the virus pass on its many opportun… https://t.co/wuE8z3nM6e(the "sweatshirt" was made out of a material that is what you would imagine would result if a t-shirt and a cardboa… https://t.co/Et20iWlDKpDoctors, scientists, public health professionals and smart people who aren't totally convinced by every ad they see… https://t.co/9XK7qPhDGD @cleanandgritty Yes 😞 The parts I can see worked out okayish but there are some pretty intense issues in the back.… https://t.co/bwlYJ39a9pPandemic lesson: "Curly hair is very forgiving" has its limits. Signed, Me and my home haircut semi-mullet @GinaUriarte You know, that's a good point 🧐 @lostblackboy This is the compliment I never knew I neededI just received an email that set me OFF and got this advice turned around on me because apparently my hard typing… https://t.co/i8l66vuJBzI went but it honestly doesn’t seem real and I’m not sure I would ever send a small child off to be raised for two… https://t.co/64WDuPcqGLCalifornia state ballot initiatives are worded like “Vote no if don’t not want thing to do not happen, or will” and… https://t.co/GbGfQWMa5z
Retweeted by JenéeSOUND UP 🐾💕 https://t.co/9O43bfCyJO
Retweeted by JenéeYou know you're REALLY procrastinating when after you've visited all the social media sites you're like, "Okay, now… https://t.co/k2SmWNoFzu
Retweeted by JenéeHow it started How it’s going https://t.co/2M7MiSzxsQ
Retweeted by JenéeI would call for all us to cancel Kirstie Alley but that would require us all going to thrift stores to find VHS co… https://t.co/xEEs0PNq6q
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10/18
2020
@kaila_jm +3 minutes of casual conversation and it wrapped up so everyone didn't have to individually announce that… https://t.co/j35DRGuggN @kaila_jm Once she had people prepare in advance to share a photo or memory. This time each person who gave a birth… https://t.co/Unz7rfRNbs @ChloeAngyal Sort of like a wedding planner and DJ in one. Just someone to keep things moving and keep the energy up!I have a cousin who's very good at organizing zoom celebrations and making them flow well. It's a rare skill! I fee… https://t.co/31EBx2nnOlMy interview w/ ⁦@iamcorabarry⁩ my ⁦@TheDCArts⁩ colleague for ⁦@dcpl⁩’s The People’s Archive about her role in the… https://t.co/70AF3oj59q
Retweeted by JenéeJacob Blake is at a spinal rehab center and his family continues to suffer and work for justice, exhausted and most… https://t.co/EVQSD6LskqThe Million Man March was 25 years ago. Cora Masters Barry told @NatHopkinson about everything that happened behind… https://t.co/OHP8n4PEJL @sjjphd Same! I’m trying to use more “natural” stuff so I got it again and 🤢🤢It's like rotten fruit mixed with licoriceWhat were they thinking when they made Simple Green smell the way it smells?But seriously how did they successfully treat people with Tourette's?? Were those actors or did it really work? Is this explained later? @caillemillner Ha, is it really? 🤣I thought it was just very marin county! I can’t remember any Native American con… https://t.co/9MduWMRE2o @TonyaMosley @jdesmondharris I worked in a bakery where the head baker hollowed out the rye breads and stuffed them… https://t.co/XMqksvLz8F
Retweeted by Jenée @cindylu What if it’s just the ideas that you bring to the situation making you think they’re ugly? 🧐🤯🙇‍♀️💫💫🪐🪐
10/17
2020

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