Showing posts from February 1, 2020

Andrew Friedman, Michael Zuckerman

By Unknown Author Fashion He proposed to him under Juliet’s balcony in Verona, Italy. New York Times Weddings and Engagements February 2, 2020 at 05:00AM

Corrections: Feb. 2, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 04:06AM

Quotation of the Day: Divorce Complete, Britain Faces Next Test: What if Brexit Works?

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, February 2, 2020. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 04:05AM

Good night, Iowa.

By BY MAGGIE ASTOR U.S. We’ll be back tomorrow with more live coverage from the campaign trail. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 03:25AM

The Donors Powering the Campaign of Bernie Sanders

By BY K.K. REBECCA LAI, JOSH KATZ, RACHEL SHOREY, THOMAS KAPLAN AND DEREK WATKINS U.S. These maps and charts show just how much Mr. Sanders is prevailing in the race for donors. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 February 2, 2020 at 03:21AM

Review: ‘Stew’ Takes Deeper Emotions Off the Back Burner

By BY ELISABETH VINCENTELLI Theater In Zora Howard’s new drama, the kitchen is where the characters reveal their bickering-but-loving true selves. New York Times Theater February 2, 2020 at 03:12AM

Sundance Names Tabitha Jackson as New Festival Chief

By BY NICOLE SPERLING Movies The longtime documentary programmer takes over for John Cooper, who had already announced he was stepping down after 11 years in the job. New York Times Sundance Film Festival (Park City, Utah), Movies February 2, 2020 at 02:30AM

Highly anticipated Iowa poll is canceled.

By BY LISA LERER U.S. The survey is considered the gold standard for polling in the notoriously hard-to-predict state and is carefully watched as an early indicator of strength in the caucuses. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 02:19AM

Bernie Sanders and Vampire Weekend fill an arena.

By BY SYDNEY EMBER U.S. Bernie Sanders closed out his night with a huge concert in Cedar Rapids, featuring Vampire Weekend. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 02:16AM

Des Moines Register Poll of Iowa Caucusgoers Abruptly Shelved

By BY LISA LERER, JONATHAN MARTIN AND MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM U.S. The release of the highly anticipated survey was canceled after Pete Buttigieg’s campaign raised concerns that he was not included in at least one phone call, according to a senior official on the campaign. New York Times Polls and Public Opinion, Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses February 2, 2020 at 02:10AM

Biden laments Senate Republicans’ actions on impeachment.

By BY KATIE GLUECK U.S. Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. lamented the actions of Senate Republicans who ensured that Mr. Trump would be acquitted in his Senate trial New York Times February 2, 2020 at 02:02AM

Latest Des Moines Register poll excludes Buttigieg in at least one call, campaign says.

By BY JONATHAN MARTIN U.S. An Iowa supporter of Pete Buttigieg received a poll phone call but Mr. Buttigieg’s name was not listed on the menu of candidate options. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 01:40AM

Trump Campaign and R.N.C. Spent $9 Million in 4th Quarter, Mostly on Digital Ads

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN AND ANNIE KARNI U.S. The groups supporting the president’s re-election bid also made 150 payments to Trump-owned entities and properties, Federal Election Commission filings show. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Campaign Finance, Political Advertising February 2, 2020 at 01:40AM

Lamar Jackson Unanimously Wins M.V.P. Award

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports After setting a single-season rushing record for quarterbacks, Jackson became just the second player to receive every vote, joining Tom Brady. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 01:22AM

Buttigieg bets on Iowa’s Obama nostalgia.

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. At Pete Buttigieg’s campaign stops, the hard sell is an unsubtle reminder of another Midwesterner with an interesting name who won the hearts of Iowa Democrats. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 01:21AM

Klobuchar emphasizes her victories north of the Iowa border.

By BY NICK CORASANITI U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota spoke of being a uniquely qualified Midwestern unifier, 90 minutes from the Iowa-Minnesota border. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 01:03AM

Rivals Target Sanders in Final Push Toward Iowa Caucuses

By BY SYDNEY EMBER, REID J. EPSTEIN AND KATIE GLUECK U.S. The specter of the divisive Democratic battles of 2016 cast a shadow over the final days of the 2020 contest for Iowa as several candidates questioned the ability of Bernie Sanders to unite the party. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses February 2, 2020 at 12:43AM

Vampire Weekend performs at Sanders event.

By Unknown Author U.S. The group performed a short set at a campaign event. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 12:36AM

Juan Guaidó Takes His Appeal to Venezuelans in Florida

By BY NICK MADIGAN AND PATRICIA MAZZEI U.S. Juan Guaidó, who last year declared himself Venezuela’s interim president, tried to rekindle the energy of his country’s diaspora. New York Times Venezuelan-Americans February 2, 2020 at 12:08AM

Troy Polamalu Highlights Hall of Fame Class

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The former Steelers safety was selected in his first year of eligibility. Another hard-hitting safety, Steve Atwater, made it in his 16th. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 12:06AM

The last major poll of the Iowa caucuses comes out tonight.

By BY LISA LERER U.S. Amid the campaigning and the schmoozing, the baby-kissing and hand-shaking, the political world prepared for a big arrival in Iowa on Saturday night. New York Times February 2, 2020 at 12:04AM

Three Ex-Presidents Faced Impeachment. We Visited Their Historic Sites.

By BY RICHARD FAUSSET, MANNY FERNANDEZ AND SABRINA TAVERNISE U.S. We visited the presidential museums, libraries and sites dedicated to Andrew Johnson, Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton to talk to visitors about the impeachment facing President Trump. New York Times Presidents and Presidency (US), United States Politics and Government, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Historic Buildings and Sites, Libraries and Librarians February 1, 2020 at 11:44PM

Biden to an undecided voter: ‘If I haven’t swayed you today, then I can’t sway you.’

By BY KATIE GLUECK U.S. An undecided voter told the former vice president that she hadn’t made up her mind, and asked what he would say to someone like her. New York Times February 1, 2020 at 11:31PM