David Grann (@DavidGrann )

David Grann

Bio Staff Writer @NewYorker. Author of The White Darkness, out in October. Previous books: Killers of the Flower Moon; Lost City of Z; & The Devil & Sherlock Holmes
Location New York, NY
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Account created 18-05-2012 20:06:49
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SocialFlow : Programming president Casey Bloys picks #HBOs next sleeper hit: Without calling out any favorites, I’ll say I think #TheRighteousGemstones will be the broadest show Danny McBride has done

iPhone : Watching Jia Tolentino speak to a PACKED house of (mostly young) readers hungry for her wit and wisdom was like watching someone step into their destiny. Glad I got to come play. twitter.com/JesHamL10/stat…

Buffer : I hadn’t known before then that if something did not come easy, I could struggle with it until it changed me. That it would be meaningful; I could be made myself by the struggle. Danielle A. Jackson longreads.com/2019/08/13/ton…

iPhone : Looking for a long weekend, or beach, read?
On the saga of the CIA translator and what it says about secrecy and the long wait for a 9/11 trial at Guantanamo. nytimes.com/2019/08/14/us/…

iPhone : No confirmed cause of death yet but it’s no secret David Berman struggled w/depression and once attempted suicide. Listening to his new album, a powerfully sad near-masterpiece, in the wake of this news is gutting. If you’re struggling there’s always help: suicidepreventionlifeline.org twitter.com/washingtonpost…

Twitter Web App : Terrific Jay Rosen piece skewering Dean Baquets testy, defensive responses to criticism of the The New York Times, responses that betray a startlingly weak grasp of the institutional responsibilities the seriousness of the moment imposes on our profession right now: twitter.com/jayrosen_nyu/s…

Buffer : One interesting consequence of our trade war: its seems to be sending more people into crypto. wired.com/story/serious-…

Twitter Web App : A third of the Chronicles newsroom hit the streets to report on 24 hours in the lives of San Franciscos homeless residents. How did they do it? Find out in our Backstory interview with EIC Audrey Cooper: bit.ly/31NyTwD

iPhone : Shari Redstones ViacomCBS is being tested right out the gate as Viacom and CBS shares continue to fall on news of their merger... But what if we’re overthinking importance of scale? link.nbcnews.com/view/5bce13589…

Plus, Jeff Bewkes tells Alex Sherman he’s not so sure about AT&T play 😳

Twitter Web App : Got in this habit many moons ago, in part bc of copy from this fella >

twitter.com/JFeinsteinBook…

Twitter Web App : Brian Riedl Jordan Weissmann It very much is! Daisy, Willie Horton, the thrust of the swift boat ads was that his anti war activism got other servicemen killed. It’s maybe disreputable but it’s extremely normal

iPhone : Lets add some truth to 25th Amendment Twitter:
1. 25A4 would be harder than impeachment (which is a no-go now).
2. Folks who think Trump is losing it read #1 and ask, Whats 25A4 for then? Answer: Mainly comas.
3. Acting secretaries in the Cabinet=largely irrelevant.
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iPhone : Leopold II was a sadistic Belgian Emperor that occupied the DR Congo for 23 years. During this time he was responsible for the genocide of 15 million Bantu people.

While worse than Hitler, we don’t learn about him because he did this to Africans. twitter.com/_fmbk/status/1…

SocialFlow : Elizabeth Warren’s campaign rests on the theory that the past decade has transformed the way class is felt in America: it is now also possible to run a widely inclusive, populist campaign against the ultra-rich. nyer.cm/wlsoMmb

iPhone : Read your way around the world with 120 new books in translation coming this fall. Your guide to the latest in global literature: nytimes.com/interactive/20…

iPhone : Remembering Aretha Franklin, gone one year today. Here she is performing “Never Grow Old” at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles in 1972.

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iPhone : It’s 2019. Jeffrey Epstein’s tech philanthropy tour was 2013. Took 5+ years for science & tech Jeffrey Epstein $ recipients to realize it was bad to take millions from a convicted sex offender. He wiped off his reputation off with the dirty money you took. Then raped more kids.

TweetDeck : Its funny to me people discredit Twitter users because they are named like BonerDude69 given that the Washington Post called their most important source ever Deep Throat...

Twitter Web App : Jason Campbell It’s amazing the stamina of this 75 year old man who’s 100 pounds overweight, doesn’t start work in the White House until 11:00, ends his day at 4. Never works on the weekend and golfs 2-3 days per week.

TweetDeck : “I have bawdy house coins from whorehouses in the 1860s,” he told bit.ly/31Hp6ry. “One coin says, ‘10 cents for lookie, 25 cents for feelie, 50 cents for doie.’ wapo.st/31RjMSR

SocialFlow : Amazon’s superhero series reveals how much has changed since the original 2006 comics. slate.trib.al/IH3cO2r

iPhone : Statement from Hoyer, who is staunchly pro-Israel, slams Netanyahu government for requiring Tlaib to sign the letter in order to visit Israel, which no other members have had to do. Hoyer & other Dems I’ve spoken to say it was also a particularly low blow to leak Tlaib’s letter

TweetDeck : “The best essays come from the moment in which people really need to work something out.” —Marilynne Robinson theparisreview.org/interviews/586…

Android : God, grant me the serenity to deny the things I cannot change, the patience not to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. twitter.com/ddiamond/statu…

iPhone : Trump and Netanyahu are authoritarian populists. They are a danger to democracy and decency.

But thats no reason to pretend its OK to partner with organizations that publish the blood libel, or to tweet cartoons by people who ridicule the Holocaust.

The silence is deafening. twitter.com/bungarsargon/s…

iPhone : We will go to war with White Nationalism.

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iPhone : “The choice for thousands of union workers at Royal Dutch Shell’s petrochemical plant in Beaver County was clear Tuesday: Either stand in a giant hall waiting for President Donald Trump to speak or take the day off with no pay.” post-gazette.com/business/power…

Nuzzel : NEW story: Ken Cuccinelli was a founding member of a controversial anti-immigration group in 2007 that called undocumented immigrants as foreign invaders linked to serious infectious diseases, drug running, gang violence, human trafficking, terrorism.
cnn.com/2019/08/17/pol…

Twitter for iPad : Its pretty clear, not just in the U.S. but globally, that the manufacturing sector is contracting right now, said Chad Moutray, chief economist of the National Association of Manufacturers. twitter.com/thehill/status…

iPhone : MIT has not said how much Epstein donated to its research center or to the investment funds of the center’s director google.com/amp/s/www.bost…

iPhone : Bill Maher says support for BDS shows young people havent studied history, because if they did theyd know the occupation is a reaction to the Intifada, which he pronounces infitata youtu.be/-EHlj5nAxJM

Hootsuite Inc. : Republicans tell POLITICO that the NRA has been so hobbled by internal turmoil and external scrutiny that it isnt able to aggressively lobby lawmakers to oppose gun control proposals or hold them accountable for their votes. politico.com/story/2019/08/…

Linky for iOS : Alt theory: People perceive Netflix canceling quickly because its release model means people spend less time w/ a show they love.

If a season takes a weekend to consume instead of 6 months, youll feel more deprived if you hear later it aint coming back. bloomberg.com/amp/news/artic…

Nuzzel : Two of the nicest people in the discipline. Congratulations, so very well deserved twitter.com/DukePoliSci/st…

SocialFlow : Husband of white woman who pulled a gun on black teens raising money for their football team was jail administrator who resigned after refusing to take her mugshot trib.al/hkf2t3p

Meet Edgar : Rereading Proust, Hannah Gersen asks: at what point do we stop seeing the people we love as they are, and start seeing them as we imagine them? themillions.com/2016/06/in-whi…

TweetDeck : An appeals court ruled that, yes, sleep and soap count as “safe and sanitary” conditions for detained immigrant kids buzzfeednews.com/article/zoetil…

TweetDeck : “The world moves on. But shards of these broken places remain, in spirit as much as structure.” Glen Erik Hamilton on exploring the ghost towns of central Oregon with his 9-year-old daughter.

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iPhone : In the White House, he influences virtually every part of immigration policy. Miller is a speechwriter, policy architect, personnel director, legislative aide, spokesman and strategist. At every step, he has pushed President Trump to take the hardest line. nyti.ms/31NiWq5

iPhone : Excerpt from ⁦Jennifer Gunter⁩’s great new book:

The vagina lies: Debunking myths, half-truths and misinformation about women’s bodies theglobeandmail.com/opinion/articl…

AgoraPulse Manager : The more you know about anything the more an encyclopedia is fated to disappoint you.
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iPhone : George R Williams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez She wrote: “Netanyahu choosing to ban the only 2 Muslim women in Congress from entering tells the US that only *some* Americans are welcome to Israel.”

She’s implying that Netanyahu blocked Omar and Tlaib because they’re Muslim. That’s false, as the Ellison case illustrates.

Twitter for iPad : Beto O’Rourke just went to a gun show in Conway, Arkansas where he spoke with firearm owners & sellers about gun violence.

He spent about 30 minutes discussing possible solutions with people who had agreements and disagreements with the fmr congressman.

✍🏻 coming ABC News Politics

iPhone : Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills criticized his boss, Stephen Ross, who owns the team, for the Trump fundraiser he plans to host.

Stills said it runs counter to the mission of Rosss nonprofit, which aims to use sports to improve race relations.
nytimes.com/2019/08/07/spo…

Twitter Web Client : #플라워문 데이빗 그랜의 책이 너무 재미나서 잃어버린도시Z까지 찾아봤는데 얘기를 뭉텅뭉텅 잘라내고 먼 내용 요약하듯이 번역을 해놨다. 이래도 되는건가. 그랜한테 DM보내고싶다.

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I write about corporate finance. Interested in politics, tech, and human rights. This account is for news gathering only.

Twitter Web App : This is just one more thing I had never considered and am glad to learn about.
Being woke is being open to everyones experiences. A process that you dont complete.
Its beautiful to gain some understanding of other peoples realities, in this case, in the deaf community. twitter.com/cliffnote/stat…

iPhone : Song Ma 窃听风暴导演的新片《无主之作》里面拍的就有这个情节,艺术家的小姨因为精神病,不符合优生被拉去绝育,最后被处死

👩‍⚖🏘📚 ทำงานที่เห็นตัวเอง ,ความกลัวเกิดจากสิ่งที่เราไม่รู้ ฉะนั้นต้องทำให้ตัวเองรู้โดยปราศจากข้อสงสัย,ซีรีย์ดูเมื่อไรก็ได้ แต่ชีวิตย้อนกลับไม่ได้แล้วนะ,ทำงานๆ

iPhone : For the love of God people, use punctuation the correct way! #itsthesmallthings twitter.com/apstylebook/st…

iPhone : Hey guys, when you:

- say a country shouldt exist
- sponsor legislation that will destroy that country
- compare the country to Nazis & occupiers
- say the holocaust of their people gives you a calming feeling

Dont be surprised when said country tells you to fuck off.