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John Gizzi
2 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 23 - 1:54am
RT @cansucamlibel: A crisis with the U.S. puts the brakes on the economy once again – Duvar English https://t.co/bMiODNGD4o via @duvarenglish @ugurses

John Gizzi
8 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:49pm
RT @johngizzi: Hungary Rejects Wash Post as 'Fake News Factory' https://t.co/zRUtimYTYZ #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
9 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:17pm
Hungary Rejects Wash Post as 'Fake News Factory' https://t.co/zRUtimYTYZ #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
20 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 22 - 7:52am
RT @RobertBluey: Republicans to 'Storm the Beaches' With Healthcare Overhaul https://t.co/tl1utveZK4 via @johngizzi

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 11:07pm
@HNTurtledove wld have fun w. this: had the Hungarian uprising succeeded in '56, wld Cardinal Mindzenty (who announced formation of a new political party upon his release from prison) competed in elections & become PM as well as prelare---just like Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus?

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 10:38pm
Republicans to 'Storm Beaches' With Healthcare Overhaul https://t.co/aDj9WCL56g #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 8:09pm
@Politics1com @ChadPergram With respect, can @ChadPergram name one person Sen. N arthybmade "false accusations" about--& who didn't deserve their retribution?

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:47pm
@Politics1com @ChadPergram What is the historical tweet you want me to answer?

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:39pm
When freedom fighters opened the prisons in Budapest in '56, the 1st captive they freed was Cardinal Mindzenty--drugged, tortured, & beaten e. truncheons for 7 yrs. He promptly blessed the crowd in the square & announced he'd form a new political party to run in free elections.

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:33pm
As a big Ernie Kovacs fan, I was delighted to learn my friend Zofia Koncz of the Hungarian Embassy is Ernie's cousin-'& she told me his comedy will be coming for the 1st time to Hungary.Hungarians now know that Percy Dovetonsils, & the Nairobi Trio were created by one of theirs.

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:25pm
Thru Radio Free Europe. Hungarian Americans broadcast support of the Frerdom Fighters of '56--among them Ernie Kovacs, one of the great comedians of my life.

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:20pm
Shed tears at 63rd anniversary celebration of the Hungarian uprising when Asst.Sec. of State Tibor Naj, highest Hungarian American in gov't, recalled his Dad, a soldier in '56, broke ranks to free prisoners, was condemned as a traitor & hailed a hero when Reds were depised in '89

John Gizzi
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 21 - 7:12pm
So moved today to be at the JFK Center as a guest at the 63rd anniversary of the Hungarian uprising--the 1st shot in the uprising against the Soviet Union.

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 10:45pm
RT @johngizzi: Left, Soros Pour Money Into Maine to Defeat Susan Collins https://t.co/Ah4FMJ1GST #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 10:09pm
Left, Soros Pour Money Into Maine to Defeat Susan Collins https://t.co/Ah4FMJ1GST #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 10:06am
RT @johngizzi: Remembering Norm Hughes: Not Driven By Money Or Fame, But By the Conservative Cause https://t.co/cGEvDTIqoQ #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 9:59am
RT @johngizzi: Foreign Countries Not Impacted By Impeachment, But Watching With Interest https://t.co/0x6S24mHNj #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 9:58am
Remembering Norm Hughes: Not Driven By Money Or Fame, But By the Conservative Cause https://t.co/cGEvDTIqoQ #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 8:04am
Foreign Countries Not Impacted By Impeachment, But Watching With Interest https://t.co/0x6S24mHNj #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 20 - 4:13am
RT @mkhammer: SHUT YER MOUTH. 💍😍😂 https://t.co/0FxXWgR59L


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John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 10:59pm
@steviespapa @AndrewFeinberg @realDonaldTrump If you knew that, you'd know how I do my job!

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 10:02pm
@realDonaldTrump, on advice of Mick Mulvaney, just reversed his position on holding G-7 at the Trump Doral & began looking for another site. In effect, he followed the admonition J. Edgar Hoover gave FBI Academy grads: "It doesn't just have to BE right, it has to LOOK right."

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 9:13pm
Bouquets to my friend @lenaargiri, who took time from her broadcasting duties to introduce me to @cstaikouras, finance minister of Greece and one of the true superstars of the #IMFMeetings2019

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 9:00pm
In both the book and the novel "7 Days in May," Col. Broderick, commanding officer of the ECOMCON base in NM, an officer contemptuous of civilian authority, is clearly based on Gen. Edwin Walker (whom authors Knebel & Wheeler interviewed for the novel).

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 8:57pm
A bit sad for me to run into @Lagarde twice in her twilight IMF/World Bank mtg. as she says goodbye and prepares to take over European Central Bank from @MarioDraghi_ECB. I said "bonjour" to her but never asked Madame if she would run for President of France in 2022.

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 8:53pm
"7 Days in May"'sending in novel differs from movie in that Pres. Lyman couldn't bring himself to use love letters to a mistress against Gen. Scott. But Treasury Sec. Chris Todd warns Scott after his firing that if he gets any ideas about seeking GOP nomination, they'll come out

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 8:03pm
In "7 Days In May," I loved the fact that President Lyman's VP is Vincent Gianelli, first Italian-American in national office and (I think) former governor of NY.

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 3:26pm
RT @johngizzi: At #IMFmeetings, with two of my favorite colleagues in the 4th Estate: @lenaargiri of Greek TV & BrankavSkavica of Croatian TV. To know them both is a lasting treat. https://t.co/a4BsBy5NDr


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John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 2:18pm
At #IMFmeetings, with two of my favorite colleagues in the 4th Estate: @lenaargiri of Greek TV & BrankavSkavica of Croatian TV. To know them both is a lasting treat. https://t.co/a4BsBy5NDr


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John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 1:17pm
Erdogan's Trip to DC Still On https://t.co/6AG1qu9f3M #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 12:16pm
@linda_feldmann Insufficient info so far. Stand by.

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 11:15am
At IMF/World Bank mtg., seeing if world financiers think impeachment imbroglio affects economy worldwide.

John Gizzi
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 10:40am
RT @johngizzi: Novel of "7 Days in May" was set in 1974 (12 yrs in future), after JFK finished 2 terms, a Republican was elected but lost reelection in '72 to Ohio's Democratic Gov. Jordan Lyman. Vietnam ended in a Korea-like stalemate, as did the Iranian War (that's right).

John Gizzi
4 days ago:   Saturday Oct 19 - 3:00am
@MrLarrySmathers Yes--scared the bejeeoers out of me!

John Gizzi
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 10:18pm
Novel of "7 Days in May" was set in 1974 (12 yrs in future), after JFK finished 2 terms, a Republican was elected but lost reelection in '72 to Ohio's Democratic Gov. Jordan Lyman. Vietnam ended in a Korea-like stalemate, as did the Iranian War (that's right).

John Gizzi
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 10:12pm
@king1799315886 No, not at all.

John Gizzi
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 10:11pm
Watching "7 Days in May" film, I saw Burt Lancaster playing Gen Scott as MacArthur (whom Knebel &.Bailey clearly based him on) but couldn't quite guess who Pres. Lyman (Frederic Marc) was patterned after.

John Gizzi
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 18 - 10:08pm
Loved novel by Fletcher Knebel & Chas. W. Bailey & tonite watched powerful film version of "7 Days in May." Especially riveted to confrontation between Gen. Jas. Mattoon Scott & Pres. Jordan Lyman--who wldn't use letters showing Scott's "extracurricular live lufe" against him.

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:27pm
RT @texaskat2003: @johngizzi You are one of the few to ask an intelligent question. 👍

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 1:18pm
Mick Mulvaney says it's not true he's objected to Ken Cuccinelli being named DHS secretaryb& added "I think Ken would be good at the job."

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:42pm
WH Chief of Staff (Acting) Mick Mulvaney opens. briefing at WH. It sure feels great to sit in my old seat in the Briefing Room! https://t.co/9EI8TkSPtM


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John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:22pm
What saddens me most about Elijah Cummings leaving us is that no matter how partisan the invective got in Congress, the gentleman from MD remained just that--& no one said a harsh word about him on either side of aisle.

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 12:18pm
@cj_waugh You're absolutely right, my friend. Will do now.

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 10:28am
@cj_waugh Agreed. FYI--political reporters keep lists of possible successors for what happens after death, resignation, or retirement.

John Gizzi
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 17 - 9:53am
Will Clarence Mitchell, IV give up his popular radio show to run for open Baltimore U.S. House seat held until today by late Rep. Elijah Cummings, D.-MD?

John Gizzi
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 9:18pm
Thoroughly enjoying BBC rebroadcast of 1959 election coverage. 1st Conservative to win a Labour seat was Geoffrey Johnson-Smith, 1st BBC presenter to be elected to parliament. And Enoch Powell was just re-elected in Wolverhampton.

John Gizzi
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 7:37pm
@AyeshaG64500803 Wish your father was still in charge on Libya. It's the wild West there now!

John Gizzi
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 5:23pm
@MaryWalterRadio Hi Mary. Will you shoot me an Email at gizzi.john@gmail.com? I have something to send you.

John Gizzi
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 2:21pm
DHS Prospect Cuccinelli Met With Republican Senators https://t.co/0SZWN4vlGe #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 16 - 3:25am
@SirDavidButler After watching you on rebroadcast of BBC's 1959 election night coverage, I was delighted to know you are still going strong. Boffo performance & I especially admired the way you held back from early projection.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 15 - 10:56am
RT @johngizzi: I am truly moved and overcome today by the calls and tweets of friends remembering my birthday. What best sums up my feelings today are the words of Gary Cooper in his final appearance in 1961: "The only achievement I'm proud of is the friends I've made in this community."

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 9:59pm
@SimonMarksFSN @AlanFisher No, he can't be confirmed & knows it. He'll be Acting Secretary, as @phuffdaddy reminded me, in perpetuity.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 9:53pm
@SimonMarksFSN @AlanFisher Can he what?

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 8:58pm
RT @OratorySchola: The boys of the Oratory Schola have just had the greatest honour of singing for Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI and receiving his blessing. God bless him! https://t.co/HnsP9XXDT5


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 8:47pm
Relaxed on Columbus Day by listening to BBC rebroadcast of its historic Election Night coverage from 1959, w. Richard Dimbleby anchoring. Loved the interviews from pubs, anchors in 3-piece suits, & lots of smoking on air!

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 8:41pm
Assuming @KenCuccinelli becomes Acting DHS Sec., I'll bet his 1st meeting w. overseas leader is with @patel4witham -'aka "The English Cooch." @SimonMarksFSN @BBCJamieCoo

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 8:38pm
@phuffdaddy Agreed. In fact, I explained BBC why that has to be the case when I reported McAleenan out & Cooch up 8 days ago.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 8:29pm
Signs increasingly point to @KenCuccinelli as next DHS Sec.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 7:06pm
RT @JamesWilsonInst: Lovely piece on Michael Uhlmann, the “Unsung Knight Errand of Conservatism,” by our pal @johngizzi of @newsmax https://t.co/XjmsZCSKbf

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 1:35pm
RT @realchrismanion: @johngizzi The Gizzi Glow flows from trues friendship. Happy b’day plus one, John.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 1:35pm
RT @WTLocke: @johngizzi you’re like vintage #Buick convertible - big, handsome, honestly engineered, and no longer replicated! #HappyBirthday Gizz! https://t.co/mx1hM9IjJ0


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 4:28am
RT @AlexTheGuiri: @xeccar Never had it so good! #Election59 #BBCParliament https://t.co/H6z6TSHHrR


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 14 - 4:15am
RT @LMSChairman: Newman: ‘TO me nothing is so consoling, so piercing, so thrilling, so overcoming, as the Mass, said as it is among us. I could attend Masses for ever, and not be tired. It is not a mere form of words—it is a great action, the greatest action that can be on earth.’

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 11:30pm
@NinaMariaPotts Many, many thanks! Margaret Thatcher, AOC, & I recall 10/13 babies.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 9:25pm
@HartofPgh Thanks so much, my dear friend.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 9:16pm
I am truly moved and overcome today by the calls and tweets of friends remembering my birthday. What best sums up my feelings today are the words of Gary Cooper in his final appearance in 1961: "The only achievement I'm proud of is the friends I've made in this community."

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 5:56pm
RT @samisnellings: HAPPY BIRTHDAY @johngizzi 🎊 You & Mrs. Gizzi are like family to me & are two of the greatest mentors. You are adored by so many, especially me. Thank you for being an example of someone who uses his job to honor & glorify the Lord & be a voice for the voiceless. https://t.co/zPOaUGbbYe


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 1:00pm
RT @king1799315886: @johngizzi Happy birthday.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 9:34am
RT @TOProject: @johngizzi happy birthday to a lion of journalism!! https://t.co/dNpaZBAxY0


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 9:16am
RT @linda_feldmann: Happy birthday @johngizzi !

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 5:23am
It's a tall order. but if anyone can stop the Turkish invaders, it is Gen. Mazloum Kobane, the Patton of the Peshmetga.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 13 - 5:16am
RT @ssharmaTX: @RyanGirdusky @johngizzi Gizzi is one of the nicest guys I’ve ever met.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 2:58pm
RT @kararowland: “It... says something about the way in which the cable channel has been for years shrinking the news department and building its right-wing entertainment hosts, ’cause that gets ratings and ratings gets revenue,” Cameron explained. https://t.co/wVnFboeBCV Yup...pretty much. Sigh.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 2:24pm
RT @marcorubio: Vividly captures the condescension of elites & their incessant ridicule of Americans with traditional values. It elicits glee among celebrities & blue check brigade. But for the millions sick of being disrespected it elicits support for fighting back,even in a crude or vulgar way https://t.co/uJgfyxMpUQ

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 7:29am
Saddened to read of death of Robt. Forster. whom I enjoyed immensely as "Banyon" in the detective series set in 1930's LA. Milos Banyon was tough, never wanted to settle down & his hobby was an erector set. Loved young Forster costarring w.veterans Joan Blondell & Richard Jaeckel

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 12 - 3:44am
RT @Politics1com: Cool retro campaign poster design for Minnesota Gov. Floyd B. Olson (Farmer-Labor Party), 1936, who was running for the open US Senate seat but was diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer in June and shortly died in August less than a month before the primary, at age 44. https://t.co/gkWkZO1uvd


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 11:13pm
As acting Homeland Security Sec., @KenCuccinelli will be the most high-profile symbol of law and order in a President's Cabinet since Woodrow Wilson's Atty. General A. Mitchell Palmer--the "Fighting Quaker."

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 9:21pm
@KenCuccinelli will never be sent to the Senate for appointment to DHS, but, like so many controversial Trump appointees, will be Acting SECRETARY.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 9:15pm
RT @RyanGirdusky: Congrats to @johngizzi who wrote the article earlier this week that McAleenan would be out https://t.co/v0tUApHLhF

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 9:13pm
As @newsmax reported ten days ago, Kevin McAleenan is put as DHS Sec. @realDonaldTrump says he'll name a successor & favorite at this time is @KenCuccinelli....@kennethchandler

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 3:07pm
@michal_bardavid Am enjoying immensely your reporting from the Syria-Turkey border. It's going to be exciting. Stay strong!

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 3:06pm
@michal_bardavid

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 11:30am
RT @SPACEdotcom: Legendary Cosmonaut Alexei Leonov, the First Person to Walk in Space, Dies at 85 https://t.co/1bhVEChMYJ https://t.co/v5Dh3ZzVS6


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 3:22am
RT @Nigel_Farage: Varadkar says a new “treaty agreement” is possible by the end of October. We didn’t vote Brexit to leave one EU treaty and sign up to another.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 3:21am
@julianorobertrj Maybe. But if 12th CD (Manhattan)where she actually lives comes open, & 28-yr. Rep. Carolyn Maloney,D, steps down af 73, watch out!

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 11 - 2:56am
With Rep. Nita Lowey, D.-NY, retiring after 32 yrs in office, will Chelsea Clinton claim her parents Westchester County estate as her residence (she lives in midtown Manhattan) & seek the Democratic nomination in the now-open 17th District?

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 8:03pm
RT @JohnFBachman: @MelinaDiem @newsmax @JennaEllisRives @HeatherZuma @johngizzi https://t.co/Xp8NoDjS6Y


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 7:34pm
Trump Tells Newsmax Gowdy Must Wait 'Til January to Join His Legal Team https://t.co/AO8zMw1fXI #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 4:05pm
Marine 0ne landed...6 minutes to 'til @realDonaldTrump emerges.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 2:50pm
RT @newsmax: .@TGowdySC joins Trump legal team; bad news for Giuliani, per @johngizzi. https://t.co/8vLjzJz7XI https://t.co/Dd1VXzi4Ef


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 12:52pm
RT @johngizzi: Gowdy to Take Stage as Giuliani Moves Off https://t.co/EX1liP1Bw6 #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 12:36pm
Gowdy to Take Stage as Giuliani Moves Off https://t.co/EX1liP1Bw6 #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 7:49am
RT @johngizzi: 'Mr. Kurd' Says Trump 'Abandoned My People' With Syria Pullout https://t.co/CVmPFEwz05 #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 10 - 7:39am
'Mr. Kurd' Says Trump 'Abandoned My People' With Syria Pullout https://t.co/CVmPFEwz05 #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 11:59pm
Now, will someone explain why in #SenAnlatKaradeniz Episode 29, Tahir and Nefes are going to be married AGAIN when they were married the first time by Elder Ossman in a perfectly good ceremony.

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 11:58pm
Stand by for my Newsmax interview with "Mr. Kurd" and how @realDonaldTrump "abandoned my people to their enemies."

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 7:08pm
RT @johngizzi: Three great right Knights: @BrexitAlex w. WMAL'S @VinceCoglianese & @MaryWalterRadio following her "boffo" appearance on "Mornings on the Mall" Tuesday. As SW (Smarter Wife) said, "Alex put Brexit in plain English." https://t.co/AVjRTmlLH6


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John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 7:08pm
RT @feistyhatchling: @juliemason @johngizzi Erdowan isn't just friends with a bloody dictator now he's a bloody dictator himself

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 7:04pm
RT @johngizzi: Trump's Deregulatory Agenda Echoes Jimmy Carter's Attorney General https://t.co/8HgVSaMMEH #Newsmax via @Newsmax

John Gizzi
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 9 - 6:37pm
Trump's Deregulatory Agenda Echoes Jimmy Carter's Attorney General https://t.co/8HgVSaMMEH #Newsmax via @Newsmax