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Mikel Jollett @Mikel_Jollett Silver Lake, CA

New York Times Bestselling author of HOLLYWOOD PARK. Singer in this one band.

923 Following   288,266 Followers   46,325 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/29/12


I regularly tweet out Trump's record in court to make clear that nothing Trump or his allies are doing, or can do,… https://t.co/Kdl1JMOjnL
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11/29
2020
@NicoleKellehe11 @BarackObama Thank you. Hey that one’s next for me too.#MargaretThatcher in private audience with the #Queen https://t.co/EMPRgfBWod
Retweeted by Mikel JollettRural Hospitals across America are overwhelmed by COVID19. It's MUCH WORSE than you think, because doctors are scar… https://t.co/Luh6ghWnmb
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11/28
2020
@KDTrey5 @SLAMonline @dkeys7193 https://t.co/xpR15PpwnG @janenenene3 @BarackObama Thank youDiary of a Sad Woman - why I hate COVID. Sun, Oct 15th - my brother picks up my mom who has just spent 2 weeks i… https://t.co/YHjpAVFgmX
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @HarlanCoben @BarackObama I don’t know. That guy generally gets the most votes. @fitmom4kids @BarackObama He did ok @KristinMochnick Thank you so muchMy book, HOLLYWOOD PARK, is a Finalist for the Memoir of the Year in the Goodreads Readers Choice Award. I just wan… https://t.co/yue6mJGeRz
11/26
2020
@LillianLauren Thank you @atrupar I don't understand. Why isn't he insulting people and talking about how great he is? @AdamSerwer I've seen some of this in my own family (Mexican, Salvadoran, Italian). Especially among those can pass… https://t.co/jACW1QIEreThey’re not mad that Obama said there are religiously conservative Latinos who vote Republican (though that’s not w… https://t.co/FfUnHS8s7y
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @AdamSerwer was thinking today about how Isabel Wilkerson caught some flak for the idea in Caste that future electi… https://t.co/9qxhHauCSUMy book, HOLLYWOOD PARK, and was named a Best Book of 2020 and a Best Memoir of 2020 and an Amazon Editor's Pick.… https://t.co/i2fviWi7Tq @ShariAkers @HowardBeck thank you. @feefm21 @neeratanden haha. I know I know. the man does not lose. @neeratanden well that's very kind of you to say. thank you.Amazing, and well-deserved. Congrats, Mikel! (Highly, highly recommend his book.) https://t.co/7TFCe1QP8U
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @HowardBeck thank you, Howard. That's really kind of you. I'm honored. @spellbound5000 that's very kind of you. thank you. @davinarenee71 that's very kind. Thank you. @neeratanden thank you, Neera. This was the book I told you about after the meeting that night. It's amazing (terri… https://t.co/uAhhnxLzASMy memoir, HOLLYWOOD PARK, is a Finalist for the Memoir of the Year in the Goodreads Readers Choice Award. I'm deep… https://t.co/uLWaKGTSmT @HowardBeck @BleacherReport This is a very classy way to go out, my dude.Someone should tell the thousands and thousands of people in lines at food banks that the Dow just hit 30,000
Retweeted by Mikel JollettDid Trump pardon the whole turkey or just the white meat?
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11/25
2020
@garrett27983843 This is a very bad idea. This is endangering many lives.David Dinkins — New York City’s first and only Black mayor, has passed away at age 93. In 1990 A Tribe Called Que… https://t.co/WVAzbPa1CW
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @Sandraaa___ Yes. @justicedawning Way ahead of youA few years ago we had 56 people over for thanksgiving (Italian/Jewish/Mexican/Salvadoran families are big). This… https://t.co/H4l4WI9BHSMinot, ND, is just pushed to the limit by COVID: Two doctors: “I have to watch someone suffocate to death every… https://t.co/cOPZl0lJ8I
Retweeted by Mikel JollettI see the “our guardrails were effective” & “the system worked” takes are out. If I’m driving & by the time I get t… https://t.co/Z0yDIgYA7E
Retweeted by Mikel JollettHer "command of the law makes Michael Cohen look like Thurgood Marshall." In a mini-rant on the @MehdiHasanShow, I… https://t.co/wY02dA9hj2
Retweeted by Mikel Jollettsay it with me: "hold these fuckers accountable or it will all happen again."Imagine trying to explain to someone from another country that to win in our "democracy," first you have to win all… https://t.co/gesEiytOQ4 @mattyglesias Why does nobody understand that if Dems win both seats Manchin is as socialist as it's going to get?Now comes the part where the lights go on and the rats scatter.🚨BREAKING: Michigan Supreme Court DENIES last ditch effort to block Michigan certification and order new election.… https://t.co/DoQzwAsK1F
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11/24
2020
Breaking: Michigan GOP canvassing board member Aaron Van Langevelde say he will support certifying election results… https://t.co/eLRfJjdNeN
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @DrEricDing thank you. One more question if you don't mind: AZ tracked all patients which meant their numbers incl… https://t.co/o8oKVywpLX @DrEricDing do you have any thoughts on the long-tail risks of mRNA tech vs. the classical vaccine tech of the AZ v… https://t.co/3kMIEBbYk2BREAKING—Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine is 70% effective overall. But one of its dosing regimens of low-then-high yield… https://t.co/9B4e1pprdC
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11/23
2020
Chris Christie: “The conduct of the President's legal team has been a national embarrassment.” He called out Trump… https://t.co/wiZcQQ6Etc
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @tedcruz The Texas National Guard was called in this week because there aren’t enough workers to move the bodies.… https://t.co/zGiXbKJaoyREPUBLICAN: “Now that Joe Biden has secured the most votes of any candidate in history and the largest margin of vi… https://t.co/WL3QobqSysMy mini-thread on the Pennsylvania decision is here. Bottom line: a completely expected but humiliating and harshly… https://t.co/1mXl4Qbk79
Retweeted by Mikel JollettHundreds of thousands of people are going to die in the dark this winter because Republicans want to hold on to power. This is pure evil. @melibee07297467 Thank you @sbarkalakis @Airborne_Toxic @NW_Music_Scene @seattletimes @seattleweekly @TheStranger @kexp @SeattleMet 🙏🏼
11/22
2020
Pouring one out for everyone who couldn’t make bail because they forgot to become beloved white terrorists.
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @WajahatAli @flea333 https://t.co/oidSr3Kvom @WajahatAli @flea333 Poor Klay. At least he gets to watch the Lakers repeat. @WajahatAli Dude I feel for Klay but we are repeating. @TheHoopCentral @Farbod_E Haha @jbaugh ✊🏼"It's time to dial back the rhetoric, conspiracies and false claims," said Clint Hickman, a Republican and chairman… https://t.co/IPWTKouJwa
Retweeted by Mikel JollettBREAKING: Trump's legal team referenced THE WRONG STATE in their suit. They confused Michigan and Minnesota, but th… https://t.co/uVclS9UAKi
Retweeted by Mikel JollettI'll be interviewing my friend Ta-Nehisi Coates this evening about his novel, The Water Dancer and *gestures* all t… https://t.co/DnvboXa7Lv
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11/21
2020
Every Transition has raised money. Including Obama’s. https://t.co/V39gOczzn8
Retweeted by Mikel JollettAlright @sarahcpr -- a lot of people definitely feel your distress here. Some things to know: 1- While the Constit… https://t.co/yhPrnfsMo3
Retweeted by Mikel JollettMaddow: Don't get this thing. Do whatever you can to keep from getting it. Rachel Maddow reveals that her partner,… https://t.co/pZp0XhcBcB
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @xhmxjb Thank you.I can't believe I need to say this, but: Electors are selected based on the popular vote in each state. Any attempt… https://t.co/c9qCjyQHQD
Retweeted by Mikel JollettIt is beyond pathetic for a sitting president to try to subvert the results of an election. It is even worse when t… https://t.co/num8klPgrr
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @chrissyg876 thank you so much. @TheJimmyDoyle i'm honored. thank you. @klhpersist very kind of you to say. thank you."It begins with an emotional jolt the night Jollett and his older brother are awakened at their Synanon orphanage b… https://t.co/Gb9h9vP7qZThis is, well, good. My book, HOLLYWOOD PARK was chosen by Good Housekeeping as a Best Book of 2020: "Loyalty, ra… https://t.co/eiXJvEuxiH @MentalPMama thank you. @jasonnotjay thank you @tammyannha that's so nice of you to say. thank you.My book, HOLLYWOOD PARK, received a *starred review* from Publisher's Weekly which called it: "A heartbreaking mem… https://t.co/o9iox81ZLR @elle_kay very kind of you. thank you. @susrass70 thank you.My book, HOLLYWOOD PARK, was chosen as an Amazon Editor's Pick for a best book of 2020: "Wild and shocking, but be… https://t.co/NyeRbDbwVlRe-upping this for those of you first realizing today that there is no statistical evidence to support Trump's ridi… https://t.co/j7O4dgOL6x
Retweeted by Mikel JollettI’m no political pundit but I grew up w a dad who was a federal prosecutor & he taught me a lot & I’ve also sat a f… https://t.co/AbQ8Tl2zmr
Retweeted by Mikel JollettAn absolutely epic, unrivaled one-month run for this king. Breathtaking. #Rudy https://t.co/sM4qwe4peE
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @janelleb @amazonbooks Amazing, Janelle!I’ll say again the weak point in the strategy of putting on a calm face in response to an outright coup attempt and… https://t.co/bngbHG7oR8
Retweeted by Mikel JollettIn a couple of months, we’ll be hearing impassioned speeches invoking the Founders to argue some executive order on… https://t.co/VTImyGlUlt
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11/20
2020
You built this, Karl Rove and Rupert Murdoch. You built this. https://t.co/nGF3ZdqieW
Retweeted by Mikel JollettBare minimum, I deserve to be gaslit by smarter people.
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett[clears throat]: - Trump's lawyers have admitted in court that there is ZERO evidence of fraud. - Their lawsuits… https://t.co/eazJUlrufOREPUBLICANS [IN PUBLIC]: "There is massive evidence of fraud the likes of which this country has never seen and it… https://t.co/50cvcVXsPr
Retweeted by Mikel JollettJust off a conference call with Trump Administration vaccine distribution team. They confirmed that they have not b… https://t.co/1to8qHtx1f
Retweeted by Mikel JollettTrump personally asked local Republican officials to disenfranchise hundreds of thousands of black voters because h… https://t.co/zNe0zS73OF
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett @marcorubio Just spitballing here but it may be all the death and trying to end democracy.
11/19
2020
@shannonwoodward Best game of the year🚨BREAKING: Pennsylvania Court REJECTS lawsuit appealing Allegheny County Board of Elections’ decision to count 2,30… https://t.co/355IW10Iab
Retweeted by Mikel JollettWhy are Raphael Warnock’s faith and sermons fair game for attack but Amy Coney Barrett’s religious views not?
Retweeted by Mikel Jollett"Let's discount votes from BLACK counties but not votes from majority WHITE counties and let's make sure we make BL… https://t.co/FDnNaaiPFwWhat's cool about this moment in history is Republicans spent 40 years lecturing the country on "values," the bigge… https://t.co/O84FtB6Bh2Cancelling $1.7T in taxes for 600 billionaires but not $1.7T in student debt for 45M Americans is the modern version of let them eat cake.
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11/18
2020

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