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Podcast host/producer. New show: @thisdaypod Past: @30for30 | @fivethirtyeight | @askroulette | @wnyc | everybody has their own thing that they yell into a well

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@DJJazzyJody sorry to hear this. Let me know if there's anything a fellow dude-named-Jody can do. @jbouie minor thing, but the Times adding a "published 2019" banner to the social image/preview of an old column -- clever and useful. @BabiesFree @trcrev @gelliottmorris neat. @gelliottmorris okay, now I think I see how you're defining it -- it was unclear. There's no hill here, there's no dying. All good. @trcrev @gelliottmorris all good. But also -- the tweet is wrong, and gently pointing that out isn't "pedantic." Th… https://t.co/8O3MZVD4JA @trcrev @gelliottmorris I have no idea who this guy is and I don't work at 538 anymore!And now they go on vacation, because there isn't anything else of priority that they could possibly be working on. @gelliottmorris not sure exactly what you mean by "winning a national election" but GOP got more votes in 2016 hous… https://t.co/DXNDFY3tZ6 @pbump Not trying to be snarky, I think the simplest explanation is that Trump sees a "big win" in front of his nos… https://t.co/kLLJoqXKhH @pbump he's not very good at politics, dude.
10/27
2020
@Ike_Saul @DrEricDing @JordanSchachtel Ding has been discredited for a long while and I think you'll find better de… https://t.co/aJhNPVC6VZ @joshjlee 14% chance it's coal.Weird disconnect evolving in my head between understanding that a lot of the election result may already be baked i… https://t.co/OgiYI5T8WQYesterday’s episode on Paul Wellstone — his political life, and legacy. Thought this was one of the stronger shows… https://t.co/bFhc4tbLUiAmong their demands: being paid at least one cent per stream. https://t.co/jAGXa87lTR
Retweeted by Jody AvirganThe only state! In the country! https://t.co/bFr0rdj1Xp https://t.co/CQgP7y1wDL
Retweeted by Jody AvirganTrending. https://t.co/xS09rnZ80DExcellent piece, lots of context and nuance and reporting. https://t.co/hteSHfYjOk
10/26
2020
@benyt this video is from Beverley, sure, but over its entire length Ocean Parkway is more Trump territory than not, no?printing out a tweet of a poll result just so you can really hold it, feel it with your fingers, spend some quality… https://t.co/2VLKkvdFBpNot commenting on the poll itself (YouGov/CBS pretty solid; this tracks with my sense of the race) -- but something… https://t.co/Acud15ghiV @thisdaypod Cc @leoncrawl @mcpb Hey he dug deep into his pockets. Least I could do.The communitarian sociologist Amitai Etzioni (he’s 91) took out this big ad in the print edition of the NYT today.… https://t.co/FsACEPiJgW🔊Today's Episode 🎧 https://t.co/rPdtmsu1bV 🎧 https://t.co/gb1WNkYRYV Oct 25, 2002. Minnesota Senator Paul Wellst… https://t.co/dQr1kFqAAn
Retweeted by Jody AvirganAppropriate plant to run across a week before the election. https://t.co/tgXj7eXzzzComing tomorrow on @thisdaypod -- the legacy of Paul Wellstone. Really enjoyed doing this one. https://t.co/706JJqwEdP
10/25
2020
Didn't realise it was illegal but makes sense. https://t.co/uqTwW3rwpY
Retweeted by Jody Avirgan @skepticalsports If you’re familiar with my work here on twitter you know that I don’t use many brain cycles to begin with. @ChrisScottSky You’ll get no argument from me here. But I think it’s important to recognize the different causes fo… https://t.co/WfkTtNxiPH @4inForty4Foto This is true, but our voting system is so fractured (part of the problem) that we have to be able to… https://t.co/DzVuNUDy1n @JGRIZZYBOI Not enough characters in a tweet to include all the states with shenanigans! But yeah, TX and GA are pr… https://t.co/kUIN1UpxSb @StolteNick When I see a photos of blocks-long lines of voters in Park Slope, Brooklyn on the first day of early vo… https://t.co/zFnSt3IszMIf you’re savvy enough to be tweeting about voter suppression, you should be savvy enough to recognize the plain di… https://t.co/Mn0MtsP93BThe knee-jerk ”that’s voter suppression” response to pictures of long lines is a little much. At least on the first… https://t.co/L5jMMmjA8VIf you're looking for timely episodes to listen to leading up to #Election2020, here's a playlist of Radiotopia epi… https://t.co/znbT28aj2Y
Retweeted by Jody AvirganHere's the Brooklyn United Marching Band & Drumline at Barclays Center early voting site right now. What a town. (📹… https://t.co/dWVLNnShxa
Retweeted by Jody AvirganThe stoned, irresponsible, gifted, poetic Zen cowboy is a great American archetype, unless you married one. https://t.co/JiKcP9nCVZ
Retweeted by Jody AvirganPeople be votin’.
10/24
2020
📢 SIGNAL BOOST for any aspiring podcasters / existing podcasters! @WOCPodcasters @PodcastsInColor @POCinAudiohttps://t.co/IMYlYWjv9u
Retweeted by Jody AvirganNo one has done more for strawmen than Trump, except for maybe Lincoln (Project) https://t.co/guvCl175UL @EricMennel Sometimes, notions are conceived for a reason. @mbaharaeen Totally. Should have added that. Deleted my tweet!Watching with someone a little less news obsessed than me and found myself saying “don’t sweat it, he just has a wh… https://t.co/VDqTgbI5d2 @andy30085155 Yup, seems right. @BCKesso Biden.Okay, CNN fact-checkers, time to start ranking everyone in that room by how racist they are. @winterknit That’s literally what I’m doing? She is very strong but if Trump wants to behave the way he did in the… https://t.co/osG2aj4luAI want to keep Obamacare but it won’t be called Obamacare — Trump slipped up and said it out loud there.This is true, but I would argue this is almost entirely because of the way that Trump has decided to behave... so f… https://t.co/72Jl7oQ3mmTrump has always run on how broken and awful the state of the country is, but it’s weird when he does it as a perso… https://t.co/A3iwyoQ1qL“He has no plan” sounds like one of those hyperbolic politician-speak phrases, but it is actually just a plain stat… https://t.co/OoOpXu3Z5yOne thing I’d like this debate to touch on is the Trump administration’s response to the COVID pandemic.Has anyone ever actually seen Daniel Dale take a breath?
10/23
2020
Please observe that Ike was so sick of people asking him how he was feeling that he had a shirt made with “Much Bet… https://t.co/AIjCQ9nkTtA president who golfed a lot. Then had a medical emergency. Then had his inner circle act cagey with the press and… https://t.co/PnNV0R9IMrIt’s just amazing how much the Trump playbook is beat by beat the same as 2016, but just run through the copier a b… https://t.co/h7EAhMaWFF @evetroeh @a1boogz @RyanNantell @vailerin32 @enter_dentman @minakimes @PabloTorre congrats, all! What a year.Now I am too. https://t.co/YhjnsUEzQFjurassic park theme 1:48 https://t.co/JvocZIxvsO
Retweeted by Jody AvirganI know this is an obvious observation, but complaining that an interviewer's questions are all about how poorly you… https://t.co/JNQdz4FzQl @Lpollet @rickfried1 @mikiebarb this is why this needs a deep dive. @mikiebarb this article should have just been a deep dive into this photo, where the mayor is wearing headphones bu… https://t.co/b1KLW4iRJI
Retweeted by Jody Avirgan @mikiebarb this article should have just been a deep dive into this photo, where the mayor is wearing headphones bu… https://t.co/b1KLW4iRJI @rjcc @PodcastsInColor @pocketcasts I haven't tried it but I think creating filters in pocketcasts might let you do something like this? @TVietor08 seems like a @kashhill special.It didn't have to be this bad. https://t.co/HUOBoRQnoK @gabrielroth oh c'mon, it's fine.If you've followed NYC politics you know enough about Dov Hikind to judge this argument. But the interesting thing… https://t.co/VhY5KeinH6This thread from Will, about Eisenhower's heart attack in '55, was so good that we turned it into a podcast discuss… https://t.co/GTzIJ03LCm @cjl2441 @thisdaypod @WonderyMedia fyi, we've gotten a few notes about this, looking into it.
10/22
2020
@Col_Batguano of course. There's always a simpsons did it first.I've told this story for years. And then, recently, someone texted me this. Holy shit. It's happening. https://t.co/ZA2lFOT4X5"The response to this name is completely off the charts," he says. "We really need you to come up with a show for t… https://t.co/SAdt2s4bfwThe researcher is sharing findings from the latest group of names they tested. Partway through, he stops the presen… https://t.co/5QzCK7Hh7JEventually, though, you can see where this is going, the tail started to wag the dog -- someone had the brilliant i… https://t.co/nykzbq7CUQThey had a research agency that would help with this. They'd be developing a show, have a few possible names, and t… https://t.co/8y1Zj6bU9mSince innovative TV programming is in the news, might be time to share one of my favorite stories of all time, trul… https://t.co/13pWLw85tS @TomGrahsler yeah, you're right. deleted my tweet just cause it's not that simple. @joehagansays Your point about that sub-set persisting and earning that nickname is still a good one. @joehagansays Joe! This is the common misreading of the "deplorables" comment. Clinton was, in fact, talking exactl… https://t.co/LuzWRwlHWr @Locnar I don't know, the show ideas seemed appealing and the markets pretty clear (they kinda did it all). And I d… https://t.co/zGpmJmvlbZFor people who know: How much of a difference would it have made if Quibi let their stuff get played/cast on a prop… https://t.co/FuRCbP2Gtl @KBAndersen we're all living in the @Aiannucci multiverse. @bbabbo1 my point is that maybe, for politics, "if you can make it here you can make it anywhere" doesn't actually apply.and I suppose you could throw Trump in there as well. Yikes. Anyway, this is still the greatest city in the world a… https://t.co/Ef0SSLg3DB @2AvSagas he was just too tall.I've said this before, but I think it should cut NYCers down to size a bit that our last three mayors have all trie… https://t.co/PRUhfEHjOB @chrislhayes Look I’m not above re-upping one of my own tweets when I think the audience is perfect. https://t.co/BnbsZMjTifit's true. Ideal candidate will have knowledge of falconry and Chinese tax law, to meet the needs of today's news… https://t.co/wr90LGOnFG
Retweeted by Jody AvirganProud of Helen for taking this move and offering this call to action, for Radiotopia and beyond. Glad that The Allu… https://t.co/TvbImKkwRiAwful news: the great jazz pianist Keith Jarrett reveals that he had two strokes in 2018 and he’s now unlikely to p… https://t.co/bNOVjmnZKE
Retweeted by Jody AvirganExclusive: I spoke w/ @KingJames about More Than A Vote's latest political push -- combating misinformation targete… https://t.co/q91KqBPUmm
Retweeted by Jody Avirgan"They cannot find. They cannot find. They cannot find more than 500 of their parents." - @NPRinskeep setting up… https://t.co/DjTHQFMDPg
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10/21
2020
https://t.co/ZlwxvLLGtQI’ve read a number of articles that have just off-handedly referred to the Trump campaign as being low on cash and.… https://t.co/SM7igB7La1 @rameswaram I'd drink the hell out of this.🔊 Today's Episode 🎧 https://t.co/c4tuFtSkir 🎧 https://t.co/L14JyE07My Oct 20, 1947. J Parnell begins investigati… https://t.co/ffUZTn8oEe
Retweeted by Jody Avirgan @AjmalK until fairly recently, a lot of stores in NYC have been closed for in-person shopping. I also like the idea… https://t.co/zEihETumoN @gerdolp 10-15 maybe?
10/20
2020

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