Jon Ward 1 hour ago:   Friday Apr 19 - 1:04pm RT @MLBastian: Cubs manager Joe Maddon is forward thinking in many regards, but he is not on Team Bat Flip... https://t.co/YkgqjN7rjR
Link to Image Jon Ward 6 hours ago:   Friday Apr 19 - 8:01am RT @DavidAFrench: I'm a longtime, quite open critic of Donald Trump. I'm supremely cynical about his conduct. Yet even I was surprised at the sheer scope, scale, and brazenness of the lies, falsehoods, and misdirections detailed by the Special Counsel’s Office. Intolerable: https://t.co/M44Tg8rpyP Jon Ward 17 hours ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:31pm RT @BBCNewsNI: A 29-year-old woman has been shot dead in Londonderry. Dissident Republicans are being blamed for the killing. https://t.co/P3XsgoAWUW Jon Ward 17 hours ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 9:31pm RT @LeonaONeill1: Serious rioting now in Creggan, #Derry dozens of petrol bombs have been thrown at police vehicles in Fanad Drive https://t.co/UmztUc0750
Link to Image Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 12:47pm RT @maggieNYT: Mueller report descriptions of Trump telling aides to do things to interfere with the probe and them not listening is a microcosm of what takes place weekly at WH - Trump orders aides to do things, they walk out of meetings and look at each other and don’t follow directives... Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 12:46pm RT @brithume: Perhaps the most damaging part of Mueller report is its account, based on Don McGahn’s testimony, that Trump directed McGahn in June 2017 to have Mueller fired. McGahn didn’t do it and was prepared to resign. Trump backed off, but later tried to get McGahn to deny firing order. Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 12:38pm RT @kylegriffin1: Here's the video of Chris Wallace on Fox: "The Attorney General seemed almost to be acting as the counselor for the defense, for the counselor for the president, rather than the Attorney General ... I suspect that Democrats' heads on Capitol Hill were exploding." https://t.co/MQOYypMwZ0
Link to Image Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 12:37pm RT @ravenbookstore: Today a customer mentioned that she could get a new hardcover book online for $15. Our mission is not to shame anyone for their shopping practices, but we do feel a responsibility to educate about what it means when a new hardcover is available for $15 online. Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 11:45am @inathanael@nicco thanks Nathaniel - i found that really interesting too Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Thursday Apr 18 - 11:45am RT @inathanael: This is a great conversation: @jonward11 interviewing @nicco on The Long Game podcast. I really liked the latter third, where Jon tries to tease out the balance between tearing down the old and building up the new. https://t.co/DHqmB80dXY Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Wednesday Apr 17 - 10:15pm RT @chucktodd: Remarkable stat from @peterbakernyt: Trump is only POTUS in Gallup polling history to “never to earn the support of a majority of Americans even for a single day of his term.” Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Wednesday Apr 17 - 10:08pm RT @jdickerson: "as Amy Walter, national editor of The Cook Political Report, put it, reporters talking about polls are a lot like preteens talking about sex. They know all the words. They talk about it a lot. But they have no idea what they’re talking about,” she said. https://t.co/e8boB0ey6U Jon Ward 1 day ago:   Wednesday Apr 17 - 10:04pm RT @PavlovicNBCS: Steven Duggar hit a two-run homer. It's 9-6. The Nationals bullpen is the worst I've ever seen, and I covered the 2016 Giants. Jon Ward 2 days ago:   Wednesday Apr 17 - 1:44pm “The media is considerably whiter than America, according to the Pew Research Center. Newsrooms are certainly far whiter than a Democratic primary electorate.” https://t.co/LuS6FVSxqN Jon Ward 2 days ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 9:48pm @heidilegg@nicco My takeaway from his comment is that it can’t be binary Jon Ward 3 days ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 12:36pm RT @jmartNYT: NEW: Establishment Dems are growing increasingly nervous about the BERNIE threat - and a messy convention
-His bottomless online $
-A mere 15% threshold for delegates
-Early Super Tues
And what 🥕 or sticks are there for him?
https://t.co/yGH0fouIFY Jon Ward 3 days ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 12:33pm RT @johnpaulpagano: Meanwhile, in China... https://t.co/uwSDrCPSjz Jon Ward 3 days ago:   Tuesday Apr 16 - 12:33pm RT @FrenchHist: The Rose Window was spared! https://t.co/D5NjepKzh3
Link to Image Jon Ward 3 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 4:23pm RT @washingtonpost: Carlos Lozada won the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism "for trenchant and searching reviews and essays that joined warm emotion and careful analysis in examining a broad range of books." Read his work here: https://t.co/hfI0IigBa1 Jon Ward 3 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 3:02pm RT @pegobry: This is simply a disaster. Countless priceless artworks and artifacts. The roof structure, original, all wood, whose construction is still not fully understood by modern scientists, is itself a priceless monument. I am heartbroken. Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 2:47pm The idea that we need to have an establishment at all is controversial and somewhat out of fashion https://t.co/0nnmdc02I7 Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 11:05am The idea that any establishment is necessary at all — or desirable — is controversial https://t.co/0nnmdc02I7 Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 7:52am RT @MichaelRWear: lol...tweeted this before the interviewer, Wil S. Hylton, made exactly the same point: https://t.co/oxNAJpvSO9
Link to Image Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 7:52am RT @MichaelRWear: This is very good, and worth reading if only to expand your imagination for what black intellectual and activist thought is and can be at a time when these conversations can become quite flattened: https://t.co/74BZJaE38J Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 6:25am "Social media is fundamentally about the individual. It’s not really about our relationships with each other. It’s about me. It’s about what I think. It’s about what I’m eating ... What’s going to really work is being present to each other." https://t.co/APZ4IVAeYO Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 6:22am “I dont love the idea of just blowing it up, because theres a lot of collateral damage along the way. On the other hand institutional rot is so calcified that incrementalism is going to be of limited use..I think we have to..just imagine & build a parallel infrastructure."-@nicco Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 6:20am The guy who helped run the first Internet-driven presidential campaign wrote a book warning about the dangers of the internet. And he's more worried about the impact of the web now than he was then. https://t.co/APZ4IVAeYO Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 6:13am RT @Isikoff: Here’s the end of our lightening round with @AOChttps://t.co/z1vGfXmh3W Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Monday Apr 15 - 6:12am RT @colincampbell: A 'new establishment' is needed, digital pioneer says, via @jonward11https://t.co/7narOX7shq Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 10:49pm RT @dylan_dethier: Phone-free spectating, Tiger-winning edition: 2019 Masters vs. 2018 Tour Championship!
(bonus shoutout @CondoleezzaRice in the bottom right) https://t.co/LBBrBnjqkM
Link to Image Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 9:13pm RT @ThomasBoswellWP: My col: Tiger Woods’s 14 other major triumphs were surrounded by awe. This one was surrounded by affection. "Woods wins Masters" & "Tiger hugs the world" were both unexpected. But 11 years can change a lot --for the better. https://t.co/XYoZBd2rBL Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 4:53pm RT @tomlobianco: And now this line, big applause, "starting today we're going to change the channel" Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 4:53pm RT @tomlobianco: these electoral college jabs from @PeteButtigieg getting some of the most sustained applause Jon Ward 4 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 4:52pm RT @adamwren: New for @POLITICOMag ahead of his announcement today in South Bend: My curtain opener on the next phase of the @PeteButtigieg campaign. https://t.co/SbOhxbkFsg Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 2:34pm RT @CBSSports: Simply incredible. https://t.co/cWIpdMpfzy
Link to Image Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 2:34pm RT @MarkZuckerman: Lets hear it for 40-somethings! Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 1:54pm a young phenom is exhilarating. an aging legend back from the dead, warts and all, that's something else Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 1:03pm You can see @miriampawel & @SusanPage & I here talking about our books here on @cspan - from yesterday at @latimesfob#bookfesthttps://t.co/y84ZGnCsUq Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 9:26am RT @ThomasBoswellWP: My col: One question hangs in Masters air. After 10 yrs of surgeries, self-doubts, mockery, swing changes & 0-for-42 in majors, "Can Tiger Get It Done" under the gun in a major. He's 2 back of Molinari. In an hour, we start to find out. https://t.co/DpZerfCS3s Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 9:24am RT @AP_Africa: A measles epidemic kills more than 1,200 people in Madagascar, where many are desperately poor and lack access to vaccines. https://t.co/OyF5ywXEl7 Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Sunday Apr 14 - 9:22am RT @TPCarney: You know what, as a New York native who was in DC that day, it is effing triggering. I hate seeing the images. I hate them being used to score political points.
“Never forget” doesn’t mean “rub it in people’s faces.” https://t.co/r164Ap9Ee3 Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 9:18pm RT @ThabitiAnyabwil: @AlsoACarpenter@HuwFulcher@TimAlmer1@FoundersMin@JoshBuice Not even trying. Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 8:58pm This by @AS_King also looks great. Excited to dive in https://t.co/yEUePqxfFE
Link to Image Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 8:01pm RT @audreyassad: How I am writing my book, so far:
With a toddler standing on my feet
With a toddler sitting on my legs
With a toddler on one hip Jon Ward 5 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 7:54pm RT @jsilerauthor: I began my writing career on a Smith-Corona typewriter — a strange novelty to these young writers (as seen at the @latimesfob) https://t.co/xeFsBa1sVY
Link to Image Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 11:22am RT @colincampbell: Eliminating the legislative filibuster is growing more likely, via @jonward11https://t.co/IX3InLah3Z Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Saturday Apr 13 - 11:22am RT @jbritt5: Btw, @jonward11's book CAMELOT'S END is terrific. Really well researched, compelling look at 1980 Carter-Kennedy primary contest. Shows just how much politics has changed over a few decades and offers some fascinating details, particularly about Carter as a politician. Read it! Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 11:59pm RT @latimesbooks: The prize for History goes to Julia Boyd for “Travelers In The Third Reich: The Rise of Fascism 1919-1945” Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 11:56pm RT @sewellchan: And the winner of the 2018 @latimes Book Prize for Fiction: @rebeccamakkai for “The Great Believers,” her novel about gay Chicago in the ’80s AIDS crisis: https://t.co/bYhQL6Flkk Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 3:33pm A real conversation in LA
What size are these flip flops, and how much are they?
They're our last pair. They are size 39, and they are five ninety five.
As in $595 or $5.95?
$595. They're vintage words words words Jon Ward 6 days ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 3:31pm RT @jbritt5: This podcast episode was really fun to put together! I think it gives a great inside look at what @faithangleforum is all about. And a big thanks to @jonward11 and all of the #FaithAngle journalists who took time to talk with @josh_good_ and me for this episode. https://t.co/xevjULJyT0 Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 11:20am "I’m sure Russia is engaged in efforts to undermine all manner of American institutions, but the president of the United States tweets lies about those institutions nearly every day. He does it so often that we’ve become numb to it. And there’s danger in that numbness." https://t.co/KgWHtgLUbC Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 11:00am I'm interviewing @nicco today for @LongGamePodcast - in his 2013 book "The End of Big" he wrote about potential for leaders who were "not merely incapable of handling or preventing national crises but also haplessly or intentionally creating new ones of their own."
Yikes Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 9:54am "I'm in charge here." https://t.co/yN8izVQIIP Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Friday Apr 12 - 9:53am RT @MoElleithee: I’m the Director of @GUPolitics & this graphic is incorrect.
The Battleground Poll shows 58% approval on the economy.
But it shows only 43% overall approval, & 52% disapproval.
The 55% number is the President’s unfavorable rating. (Only 40% favorable.)
https://t.co/a00b6ljiJlhttps://t.co/nntXuHaUKj Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Thursday Apr 11 - 5:16pm RT @miriampawel: In LA this weekend? Come wander the amazing Festival of Books! I'll be on a panel with @jonward11 and @susanpage, talking about various American political dynasties - sign up now and come say hi. https://t.co/GjsYhBfIf7@latimesfob#bookfest@sched Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Wednesday Apr 10 - 4:20pm RT @bindersab: Senate ban on nomination filibusters can be a double-edged 🗡. Upside? Majority party can get all the credit. Downside? They can’t escape the blame. https://t.co/8N4XWLfqeK Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Wednesday Apr 10 - 1:42pm RT @DoyleMcManus: A lovely read from Andrew Ferguson in @TheAtlantic: "This winter, I performed an experiment: I decided to subscribe to home delivery of a daily newspaper. I am so pleased by the success of this experiment that I can no longer remember why I undertook it." https://t.co/Uh1kQzAGJY Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Wednesday Apr 10 - 10:38am RT @amyewalter: Ok everyone, here's a chance to step back and look at the big picture factors that will impact 2020. History, POTUS, Playing Field, the 2020 Dems. https://t.co/xlkhhjC2t7 Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Wednesday Apr 10 - 10:37am RT @SkullduggeryPod: WATCH: In this vid clip from @SkullduggeryPod, @Isikoff@dklaidman ask @PreetBharara about the infamous non-phone call w/ @realDonaldTrump the day before he was fired. FULL EP HERE: https://t.co/al5oct3kc8@YahooNews#SkullduggeryPod#PreetBhararahttps://t.co/CRAwVF8sIv
Link to Image Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 11:16pm Where are the massive bonfires and property destruction? Lame. https://t.co/gKF2CEWHTl Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 11:13pm RT @mviser: Kirsten Gillibrand is asked whether there is room for a religious left: “I go to two Bible study a week, and to a prayer breakfast…I define myself by my faith. It centers me. It’s one of the reasons why I’m running for president." Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 10:51pm DaDaDa DaDaDa https://t.co/RVVzfBR18V Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 9:29pm RT @nprobin: I think Jeff is one of our greatest living songwriters. So happy to get this little surprise! https://t.co/ToiajMuVNf Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 3:36pm Thought provoking https://t.co/ot5houalvs Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 3:09pm Cc @KevinMKrusehttps://t.co/Wd1CMyMsRd Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 3:05pm “If you’re interested in kids who know how to think or enjoy learning, then homework isn’t merely ineffective, but counterproductive.” https://t.co/4zbp0H64b4 Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 8:34am RT @sista_theology: Here is my public statement that serves as a thank you, a recap of my experience at Sparrow Conference, and final update on everything. The letter is entitled, “The Blood of Jesus is The Bridge; Not My Back” https://t.co/ZsiI5Btlk7 Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 7:18am One proposal: “a program of “heartland visas” in which skilled immigrants could obtain work visas to the U.S. on the condition they live in one of the counties facing demographic decline — w troubled counties themselves deciding whether to participate” https://t.co/AdhTZHufFJ Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 7:14am RT @NickRiccardi: There’s a tremendous irony in a president who’s made GDP growth an obsession to declare “we’re full” https://t.co/VKxHd4aFci Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 12:16am RT @HotlineJosh: The Cruz jinx. https://t.co/xRvkqEZUFg Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 12:05am RT @SethDavisHoops: Guy is MOP? Should be Hunter no? Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 12:05am RT @UMBC_MBB: What an incredible season for UVA. That was truly a turnaround for the ages! Congratulations, champs! 🏆 Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Tuesday Apr 9 - 12:01am Tony Bennett called the loss to UMBC last year “the painful gift.” Wow Jon Ward 1 week ago:   Monday Apr 8 - 11:41pm Completely absurd https://t.co/cIyLliTYfE