Republican presidential candidate Bill Weld broke the ice at Keene State College Tuesday by complimenting the Owls’ liberal arts curriculum, and recalling his Greek and Latin studies as a youngster.
Jake LahutIs Bill Weld making a principled, final stand for "Republican-classic" conservatism, or making a consequentialist chess move to ding Trump heading into the general?
Also, some college kids found him to be "low energy"
Jake LahutA little late to this since I read @mckaycoppins' cover story bit by bit through the day, but wow.
The chronology works really well, almost like going down a hillside of rice paddies, with time to swim around in each one before jumping to the next
Show Why Is This Happening? with Chris Hayes, Ep From Red to Blue with Rep. Max Rose - Jun 25, 2019
Jake LahutBesides the fact that I super related to what @MaxRose4NY had to say about Wesleyan, this @chrislhayes #WITHpod is one of the best yet.
It's not some hackneyed discusson on moderate discourse, but a real eyeopener about public service
GILSUM — Before changing from his TV-ready navy blue suit into a pair of faded jeans and camouflage jacket bearing a subtle “Governor” insignia, Bill Weld traversed familiar territory in
Jake LahutI went fishing with @GovBillWeld to talk about his primary challenge to President Trump, voter fatigue, the future of conservatism, and some deeply personal views on catch and release when it comes to bass and trout #NHpolitics #FITN
Jake LahutAbout to see @GovBillWeld for the first time since we went fishing on a pond in Gilsum back in June.
Not much has happened since then, right?
A detailed look at the voters with the numbers to decide the 2020 Democratic nominee.
Jake LahutDefinitely worth carving out some time to read @Nate_Cohn here.
Also worth noting that (mini thread) at least in NH, many of the folks who are already dialed-in & seeing multiple candidates at events are way different from Red Rose/woke tweeters. 1/
T.M. Landry, a school in small-town Louisiana, has garnered national attention for vaulting its underprivileged black students to elite colleges. But the school cut corners and doctored college applications.
Brian Stelter is CNN's media critic-in-chief. - In the latest episode of The Jamie Weinstein Show, CNN's senior media correspondent and host of CNN's "Reliable Sources" discusses covering the media in the Age of Trump, his thoughts on media bias,
Jake LahutICYMI: Really interesting exchange here between @brianstelter and @Jamie_Weinstein on how Fox News has started to gravitate more towards humor in its programming, as well as some healthy debate on longstanding philosophical questions facing the news media.
Jonathan Swan of Axios opens up on what has surprised him about the Trump presidency, who holds influence in Trump world, how he achieved his rapid success, and much more.
Jake Lahut.@Jamie_Weinstein: Does anyone know the authentic Trump?
@jonathanvswan: Does Ivanka know her father? I think as well as anyone can.. I don't think there is some deep, private Trump, introspective, multi-layered picture that none of these people have seen.
Women feared retaliation in reporting actions of anchors Matt Lauer and Tom Brokaw.
Jake LahutVester kept diary entries of her interactions with Brokaw, and even had a friend promise to call the front desk of the Essex House if she didn’t call back half an hour after the anchor allegedly invited himself over.
Jarring reporting from @Sarahlellison
The little blue pill changed the way Americans have sex—and the way they talk about it.
Jake LahutThis is a masterful piece by @megangarber. I learned a lot about masculinity and even feminism in American society from something I’ve only either laughed at or felt awkward about watching the commercials next to my parents.