Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Video journalist @washingtonpost. Retired Puppy Bowl referee. Jorge.Ribas@washpost.com

1,536 Following   2,235 Followers   12,223 Tweets

Joined Twitter 6/25/08


A U.S. senator isn't exactly lacking for a platform. Disabling reader comments makes the "public scrutiny and debat… https://t.co/guA9NQEkcd
Retweeted by Jorge Ribassomeone is finally giving United States Senators a platform to have their voices heard https://t.co/jg9zefepsO
6/4
2020
Four years later and still missing the point of it all. https://t.co/6f6LVagH4MWe need your help! Do you have any photos or videos of what happened the night David #McAtee was killed in… https://t.co/iW6iLeISfM
Retweeted by Jorge RibasAn oral history of 48 surreal, violent, biblical minutes in Washington by @MrDanZak @MonicaHesse @bterrishttps://t.co/qoDJIsplzP
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas @_cingraham we were at this little local pond - baby turtles everywhere. amazing. @fiestylady @JasonMillerinDC there are people who carry around milk and other supplies in case protestors are gasse… https://t.co/QMqj2pDBVt @_cingraham it was a busy news day https://t.co/MIPEL5K7rxThis is an amazing scene in Hoover, Ala. 50 cops for 14 kids with signs. https://t.co/DioR3QJCeB
Retweeted by Jorge RibasStriking how many people @hannah_natanson and other reporters have talked to who are marching *today* b/c of the us… https://t.co/1bFh1rJUCd
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas
6/3
2020
"“This is what autocrats do." CIA veterans who monitored crackdowns abroad see troubling parallels in Trump handlin… https://t.co/5va51ydk97
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas"The ritual ... was improvised, ill-planned and fundamentally cruel in its execution, but it signals a new chapter… https://t.co/C1WMn8fMeE @ScottWalker @POTUS @realDonaldTrump In WW2, a 25-year-old John F. Kennedy’s PT boat was torpedoed in the dark and… https://t.co/Vr3e2N7hKimy brain is melting inside my head https://t.co/9l3MblgZ7I @_cingraham SCOOP out here this morning too https://t.co/XFClzznGOlHere’s one the ‘bad guys’ @JasonMillerinDC is referring to - having milk poured over his eyes shortly after police… https://t.co/NAM5hx47z7“I opened a door. You would have done the same thing." "They were doing nothing wrong other than to build a future… https://t.co/EMPst6NPxF
Retweeted by Jorge RibasThis thread is just... my god. https://t.co/6Z8x2ACvNw"When they knelt...the crowd cheered. But protesters soon realized they were kneeling only to put on gas masks." G… https://t.co/oBC53brvks
Retweeted by Jorge RibasHe lists three things that weren’t happening at that particular protest at that time before he gets to what really… https://t.co/cu85FN7yOkBeing right there and knowing how this really went down, this would almost be comical if it wasn’t so frightening. https://t.co/wGhH7qEJgR @CoslettLinda @NinaStormG These people, at the moment this happened, were not rioting. I was there - far from it. Peacefully protesting.In just the past few days alone, we have lost all right to condemn attacks on the press in other countries. https://t.co/x2iiztPFbUHe’s just speaking. https://t.co/9S5rMAgZtVTweet issued 14 hours after U.S. authorities tear-gassed protesters out of the park next to the White House. https://t.co/dPd9Cj3tZo
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas25 minutes before curfew went into effect, police fired flash-bang shells, gas and rubber bullets into a crowd outs… https://t.co/fENKxE2Bd4
Retweeted by Jorge RibasThe Right Rev. Mariann Budde is "outraged." "I am the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington and was not gi… https://t.co/N5mSUyQFwq
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas.@cnn reporting that Trump ordered park cleared for photo op because he was upset by news reports about him going i… https://t.co/cXX6chQ8LO
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas
6/2
2020
Listen to Trump's call with the governors. Audio with story. https://t.co/LVVDHKriv1
Retweeted by Jorge RibasTrump's warning to governors that they should "dominate" protesters reflects his long-running, well-documented obse… https://t.co/CgogwMZ8hM
Retweeted by Jorge RibasI can’t stop thinking of ‘activate Bill Barr’ https://t.co/V8L9If7Dc7is Bill Barr five robot lions who come together to form Barrtron? https://t.co/gc7aZ1zRFpScenes from DC last night. Cars and buildings were set on fire and businesses were vandalized, after protesters a… https://t.co/PCZwerDdmq
Retweeted by Jorge RibasI don’t know who needs this besides me, but here’s a monarch butterfly caterpillar I spotted on some milkweed this… https://t.co/qUdeZb7ub0 @dataeditor this one broke me https://t.co/aSBtFOryT4A man drove a tanker truck toward thousands of people on 35W North Bound highway during a protest over the death of… https://t.co/cEs9EnbPpg
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas
6/1
2020
Trump and advisers calculated that he shouldn’t speak to the nation because he had nothing to say, no tangible poli… https://t.co/4bQQkeMjpS
Retweeted by Jorge RibasReally great thread https://t.co/3ZEHqgZPB7As police in several cities turned more aggressive Saturday night: "The use of force by police sometimes seemed unc… https://t.co/edKsS302Mc
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas @UrsulaPerano ive heard it's been postponed until 2021A national crisis (on top of another national crisis) and silence from the White House https://t.co/KAK5Gds8fz @airickgee @KillerMartinis My god that's awful.A few stills from covering last night's protests in DC for the @washingtonpost. Video here, editing by @JoyceKohTV:… https://t.co/p2fBdKrYzeFootage and interviews from earlier today as I'm covering the protests in DC near the White House, updating soon wi… https://t.co/Ie2BxQENEMI’m covering the protests in Lafayette Park, near the @WhiteHouse A young female protester was just shot in the for… https://t.co/zsmsoO9jUo
Retweeted by Jorge RibasSome tear gas and a couple small fires now at Lafayette https://t.co/b7kM9oEP39Outside Lafayette Sq on H and 16th. #DCProtests https://t.co/jYaKP8SHls
5/31
2020
you gotta be kidding me https://t.co/C9UnRnxIGxThe Washington Post reconstructed the events immediately preceding the death of George Floyd using security footage… https://t.co/oieNATIeD9
Retweeted by Jorge RibasSeeing some commentary saying that this type of hostility toward the press is due to Trump. Police in Ferguson did… https://t.co/VdzV7GWnF2
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas @MarkDice @bubbaprog @jack Those people are clearly press. They’re live on air.
5/30
2020
just a little Friday afternoon note left on my bedroom door from my daughter (the rainbow is a nice touch) https://t.co/8V7jtqblqU @bybryanflaherty the first time I saw a moose in person i could not believe how big it was. it looked like a horse… https://t.co/yccWgWR2ZO @AndrewMannix @ajchavar Damn it. I’m sorry that’s happened to you. Please stay safe and keep doing the amazing work… https://t.co/ge3grPjUuuI’m sorry but under moose law after 2 hours that pool is technically the moose’s https://t.co/gikEqPvzDqOfficial White House twitter account reposts what twitter already flagged: https://t.co/ozWqdNrc6A @TeddyAmen or him saying, repeatedly, I'm with CNN. or the camera crew. or the camera. @vikkie these guys just realizing the camera was on the whole timeeveryone saw it https://t.co/GPiJcE2Y4F‘Gone too far’ https://t.co/a5M13HTOJpWatch this: Omar repeatedly asks officers to tell him where to go as they surround him. I don’t hear any reply. Min… https://t.co/QTvhmhzWRk
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas
5/29
2020
honest to god lol https://t.co/GvpnuLUFrl @_cingraham getting this song stuck in my head is worse than the alien symbiote fish @_cingraham Thank you!I'm going out to the scene of last night's unrest shortly to get interviews. Please support our work for the… https://t.co/yfPZ6LHQrM
Retweeted by Jorge RibasI am in awe of the tv and print reporters who've been covering what's happening in Minneapolis. @StribJanyhttps://t.co/t7YtGs7Jcyhttps://t.co/pLzNiAvRpO @j_g_allen @ratemyskyperoom can always go back to the carRead their stories: https://t.co/x6mgU30bDf https://t.co/N9CDtTaP4W
Retweeted by Jorge Ribasmy god the @washingtonpost home page right now https://t.co/0lx1FCNtf8 @mbgelman what do you mean I have one in every room so I can make paninis and steakumms no matter where I am
5/28
2020
This is my colleague at the Star Tribune. Shows how local journalists go to great lengths to get you the news, some… https://t.co/yZL4VpggQG
Retweeted by Jorge RibasSo here's an absoutely insane email from the President of the United States. https://t.co/mWjnovWS2w
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas @mbgelman time to get yourself a high-end version: https://t.co/J8FE70dAPTI made the majority of my meals in my 20s using this miracle of engineering https://t.co/kA6x1RZelb"Departure from: Moon" https://t.co/rWGxSRWZL0 @shaneharris agree. at first i was nostalgic for the old ones, but if we're going to get to the future, our astrona… https://t.co/avaEgDCOls @shaneharris even have time to buy a space suit online and get it deliveredI wasn't at the Post's old building long enough to appreciate this place, but it's such a classic dive and this new… https://t.co/zOl4VHyQAEIf you are a restaurant or any other type of public venue that plans to fill empty seats with mannequins, dolls, ca… https://t.co/1puY4saVsX
Retweeted by Jorge Ribasas someone who also loves birds and has never seen a Baltimore Oriole, I appreciate and understand this immensely https://t.co/UE5Xsr1RmtA nonprofit tied to Leonard Leo that has no employees and a single board member, according to its last tax return,… https://t.co/ouSK2JPqrM
Retweeted by Jorge Ribasthe focus on finding a so-called perfect victim in journalism is terrible because it implies (whether intended or n… https://t.co/Jn1fgMBRbE
Retweeted by Jorge Ribasto be clear, 68 people lost their jobs during a global pandemic and the President is calling this 'great news' https://t.co/Pl0X5dEhVn @abhabhattarai I can't keep my four-year-old from taking off his clothes and running around the house naked but yea… https://t.co/ssToP57wkL
5/27
2020
@mattyglesias that show was so damn good. every single actor at their peakREPORTER: Have you seen the letter that was written by her husband begging Twitter to delete your tweets, talking a… https://t.co/ulfdfYwAY7
Retweeted by Jorge RibasThe president keeps escalating his false claims about mail in voting. What evidence is there that “mail boxes will… https://t.co/JZzCXFHDgb
Retweeted by Jorge RibasThe Washington Post police shooting database is now in its 6th year. All 6 years of data -- every person shot and k… https://t.co/JrAsWYXRut
Retweeted by Jorge RibasTimothy Klausutis, the widower of Lori Klausutis, has written to Jack Dorsey asking him to delete tweets by Preside… https://t.co/J9ICYXtn8v
Retweeted by Jorge RibasA common phenomenon from the battlefields of Iraq, Afghanistan and beyond makes its way into the coronavirus respon… https://t.co/YtWw9xefmM
Retweeted by Jorge RibasIn May, health-care workers said they're experiencing feelings of despair fighting the novel coronavirus. Mental he… https://t.co/UBftD98XJw
5/26
2020
@PeterStevenson they’ll have an extra year to fix it @vikkie Oh my godOn weekend dedicated to war dead, Trump tweets insults, promotes baseless claims and plays golf https://t.co/ueSnwXFhuX
5/25
2020
when i want to annoy my kids i read bedtime books like boss nass. they don't even know who that is but they hate the voice so much.
5/24
2020
Quite a split screen. https://t.co/NNCjkEHfIK
Retweeted by Jorge RibasA front page for the history books and the future retellings of COVID19. Zoom in - it's more than just a list of na… https://t.co/fsqvZJB5sk
Retweeted by Jorge RibasA thread on our in-depth story about how Europe travel ban backfired -- caused a flood of new cases, and came too l… https://t.co/RkMZvWEPfN
Retweeted by Jorge Ribas @_cingraham when Fred Rogers (basically) created children’s educational television he never imagined it would turn into this hideous monster
5/23
2020

0