Michael Schulman (@MJSchulman )

Michael Schulman

Bio Staff writer at The New Yorker. Author of Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep. bit.ly/1OyjUMY
Location New York, NY
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Account created 05-10-2011 03:26:19
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Twitter Web App : Watching for any impeachment daylight among House Rs. Not hopeful here from Francis Rooney, a retiring member from Florida: “One instance of pushing a foreign government, no matter how odious, may not be enough to justify impeachment.” newyorker.com/news/the-polit…

Twitter Web App : Local NAACP and four black plaintiffs sued D.A. Doug Evans today in federal court for his practice of excluding black people from juries. In the Dark twitter.com/inthedarkapm/s…

iPhone : In other Gitmo news, the judge in the Sept. 11 case has agreed to let defense lawyers question the war court overseer, retired Navy Rear Adm. Christian Reismeier. They want Reismeier disqualified for his friendship with the chief war crimes prosecutor. nytimes.com/2019/05/28/us/…

Android : John Carter Thanks for word; I think there are differences. The Coens film isnt called Inside Dave Van Ronk. With FvF, its not a matter of changes but total omissions. And Red Line 7000 is just an example of how to integrate private lives with the sport.

TweetDeck : Immensely proud of all the hard work our team put into the launch of our documentary series! Produced by emerging and established filmmakers, the films in the series offer uncommon perspectives on issues that matter to us. Follow the link for more info! newyorker.com/documentary

iPhone : Bill Walton just randomly and accurately named all seven countries that border Mali

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SocialFlow : In a televised interview on “Newsnight,” Prince Andrew was unable or unwilling to summon—or even to feign—compassion for the victims of Jeffrey Epstein’s depravity, Rebecca Mead writes. nyer.cm/qWZbZkN

Twitter Web App : randy r. potts I believe the photos are meant to represent different kinds of caring people who will be there to support their peers, but I could be wrong. Its certainly ambiguous

TweetDeck : Quinn Cook working with Dave Chappelle on his stepback game. Another day in Laker Land.

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Twitter Web App : Eric Swalwell farting live on MSNBC has brought the country together. If only someone would use a pennywhistle and an a-ooga horn every time Mitch McConnell speaks there could be bipartisan healing


Twitter Web App : I cannot stop thinking abt Xinjiang & the leaked papers. Just now woke up in cold sweat to dream abt being condemned to house arrest in China & discovering that the ppl who issued the warrant for my arrest are members of my extended family who have been ordered to show no mercy

Twitter Web Client : Oh SDNY, sigh: About the only lesson to be learned from Professor Bagley today is that involving oneself in public corruption, bribery, and embezzlement schemes is going to lead to an indictment. justice.gov/usao-sdny/pr/p…

SocialFlow : Lakeith Stanfield will star in Lees hip-hop version of the Shakespearean classic vntyfr.com/fzTkjQo

Twitter Web App : Tonights lullaby, by Beethoven, is performed by Arturo Toscanini and the BBC Symphony. See you Tuesday: youtube.com/watch?v=vXqwHJ…

iPhone : Well, Marianne didnt accuse Black people of homophobia & she didnt forge endorsements from Black leaders and she didnt tell a black woman she didnt want our votes and she didnt put stock images of Black people on her website & try to pass them off as supporters. twitter.com/Mediaite/statu…

iPhone : This is a warzone - its supposed to be a university.

These are the scenes Matt Frei was faced with when he made his way into Hong Kong Polytechnic University, where violent clashes between police and activists have been taking place.

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Twitter Web App : It was not an Obama-era stance that Israels settlements in the West Bank are illegal. It has been the official U.S. position since 1978.

Do better, CBS. cbsnews.com/amp/news/secre…

Twitter Web App : Humberto Thanks for playing, but no. Ive cheered and encouraged plenty of new plays on Broadway, and even--gasp!--Off Broadway. And guess what? Some have even been conventional psychological realism. Go figure. Reality is complicated. Go outside and MEET it.

Twitter Web App : And while youre at it, please vote for Michael Bloomberg, who just told a bunch of black people that hes suddenly sorry that for years he advocated stopping and frisking anyone on the street and thereby treating all people of colors as criminals. He needs your support. Mwah.

Buffer : It doesnt matter how much empathy you feel for your group if it leads you to devalue other groups.

We need more rational compassion: reflective concern for people different from us.

You dont have to share their feelings to care about their feelings.


Twitter for iPad : Benmont speaks for me too in this ....very strongly twitter.com/benchten/statu…

TweetDeck : Daniel DAddario Hannah Goldfield You dont need your health insurance card if you have your #s in your email. You dont need business cards, and should have a separate case for them anyway for special events. You dont need any membership cards; your gym one should be on your keychain. And two credit cards, max.

Twitter Web App : tapeworthy Yeah I thought the same thing so I reworded my answer. But three new musicals are London transfers -- Girl From the North Country, Six and Tina, and two musical revivals -- Caroline, or Change and Company.

iPhone : It’s wrong to judge Mayor Pete for taking a touristy photo at a Holocaust memorial. It’s a personal picture posted to his husband’s Instagram account, and not an official campaign photo, which surely would have had a person of color photoshopped in next to him.

Android : I am beyond honored (beyonored?) to be on artist Neil Goldbergs podcast, She’s A Talker!

Twitter Web App : The problem is the quiet human tragedies, born of preventable constraints — an employer’s indifference, a belated realization, a poisoned body — that make the wanted child impossible. nytimes.com/interactive/20…

iPhone : This Nate Silver piece is very bad, but especially embarrassing is the idea that if a forecaster says something has less than a 50% chance of happening, and it then happens, the forecaster was wrong. Also, “philologists?” newrepublic.com/article/155761…

Twitter Web App : Here & Now: Sola Bamishigbin and Tia-Simone Gardner look at plays by Lorraine Hansberry and Lynn Nottage with intersecting themes, written at different times in US history. Published 12 April 2017.

Twitter Web App : That’s one show in the books for Peter Smith’s DIANA! We do it all again tonight at 8 PM, and weve still got tix available at the link!


Twitter Web App : Ive been waiting 20 years, since we were both fact checkers, for Adam Shatz to write this memoir of his time as a boy chef. newyorker.com/magazine/2019/…

Twitter Web App : BREAKING: A gunman has opened fire in an Oklahoma Walmart. Oklahoma allows open carry and recently passed a permitless carry law, meaning civilians can openly carry loaded firearms with no permit or training. #okleg twitter.com/bnonews/status…

Twitter Web App : Here’s my nomination for the OG wellness scammer: airmail.news/issues/2019-10…

iPhone : Recommendation letter season reminds me to remind you that if youre thinking about MFA programs this year, the application deadline for our small, fully-funded MFA program at Hopkins is December 15th: writingseminars.jhu.edu/graduate/admis…

Twitter for iPad : Gee this is a tough one... Impeachment Investigators Exploring Whether Trump Lied to Mueller - The New York Times nyti.ms/2r37hGv

Sprout Social : The Trump Administration:

Argued federal civil rights laws don’t protect LGBTQ+ workers
Gutted anti-discrimination protections for trans students
Banned trans Americans from serving in our military

A Harris Administration wont tolerate discrimination.

Twitter Web App : Hi Dolls. This was one of my moonlighting gigs when I was in London last year doing Company. I was happy to record my episode with a great group of people! Passenger List

Twitter Web App : The Trump administration’s statement on West Bank settlements is not only a significant step backward in our efforts to achieve a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, it is the latest in a pattern of destructive decisions that harm our national interests. twitter.com/nytimes/status…