Matt Welch (@MattWelch )

Matt Welch

Bio Editor at large, @Reason. Co-conspirator, @wethefifth. Contributor, @LATimesOpinion. Books: amazon.com/Matt-Welch/e/B…
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iPhone : "The twin rise of President Donald Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders, along with the strains of populism they channeled, chased deficit hawks to the despised corners of polite society by 2015." — Matt Welch
reason.com/2020/03/27/how…

iPhone : This is what happens when listeners ask nicely that maybe we don’t cuss so much. twitter.com/xjebediah/stat…

iPhone : Its hard to pick out the most brutal detail from this overview of Bill de Blasios horrible March, so Im just going to go with ... this entire paragraph.

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Twitter Web App : Meanwhile, check out how much talent on Wynn's '74 Dodgers had to go elsewhere to get a shot: Lee Lacy, Geoff Zahn, Ivan de Jesus, Tom Paciorek, Jerry Royster, etc.

Twitter Web App : Wynn's also a reminder of one of my favorite things: How many great players played on the 1977 Yankees; even the ones who didn't contribute much, like Wynn, Paul Blair, Ken Holtzman, etc. I should update my Erstad Score stat sometime (WS champs' seasonal WAR x career WAR)....

Twitter Web App : What you wanna do with a career like Jimmy Wynn's (modern deadball era, two extreme pitchers' parks), is compare his batting line at the top here with "Neutralized Batting" below. baseball-reference.com/players/w/wynn…

Twitter Web App : I love that Vinny's still not 100% over the Japanese bombing Pearl Harbor. twitter.com/dianagram/stat…

Twitter Web App : Thank Vin ..... I ... I mean ... we .... needed that! twitter.com/Dodgers/status…