John Sinclair Foley

John Sinclair Foley

@johnsfoley

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I'm the U.S. editor at Reuters Breakingviews. I got here via London, Beijing and Hong Kong. We write views not news; these are my own.

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Joined on March 04, 2009
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Feb 2020 white paper from the @rooseveltinst on how the increasing financialization of society has been a big contributor to the racial wealth gap https://t.co/AEd78mjJp3 https://t.co/IK44Rdy8uP
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Feb 2020 white paper from the @rooseveltinst on how the increasing financialization of society has been a big contributor to the racial wealth gap https://t.co/AEd78mjJp3 https://t.co/IK44Rdy8uP

Trump may not be able to “ban” TikTok, but by invoking an “emergency” he can easily outlaw any payment or transaction by, to or for it. Here’s where we discussed the black-box powers that would let him do that. https://t.co/H1iZvpD0LV

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Quoted @JoshTANoble

good morning guardian readers https://t.co/yMqtYTnrFM

good morning guardian readers https://t.co/yMqtYTnrFM

Number 3 was written by a Gen-Z algorithm to troll us. https://t.co/wSc9KhWHEk

#Pinterest revenue was up 50% in July, after slumping in April. Why? Because "Pinterest is brand-safe relative to other platforms". In other words - the #Facebook boycott. https://t.co/XCP0RyVjgW

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Our new #Covid19 testing plan estimates that the US needs 30 million tests a week. As @johnsfoley notes, most of these are envisaged to screen asymptomatic people using quick-turnaround antigen tests at schools, offices & more. @Reuters #MeetingThisMoment https://t.co/bcfYBNfGuY

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We really are living in the golden age of meaningless jargon.  This from the @ProcterGamble earnings call. https://t.co/jNR0CGd1N6

We really are living in the golden age of meaningless jargon. This from the @ProcterGamble earnings call. https://t.co/jNR0CGd1N6

Well, @KraftHeinzCo may not make healthy food but it certainly knows how to serve up word salad. https://t.co/xZfvOrFczI

Well, @KraftHeinzCo may not make healthy food but it certainly knows how to serve up word salad. https://t.co/xZfvOrFczI

Tech CEO hearing: I only came for the YouTube comments. https://t.co/JK9k7DhF7Y

Tech CEO hearing: I only came for the YouTube comments. https://t.co/JK9k7DhF7Y

This season is all about "decremental margins". My guide to second-quarter corporate earnings for @Breakingviews https://t.co/5TEIS9y0Os

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Superconglomerate 3M sets the tone for Q2 earnings season: sales down in every division, and every region. (Sold more Covid-19 masks though.) $MMM https://t.co/ySARht8onl

Superconglomerate 3M sets the tone for Q2 earnings season: sales down in every division, and every region. (Sold more Covid-19 masks though.) $MMM https://t.co/ySARht8onl

Quoted @ReutersUK

Man parades down Oxford Street wearing nothing but mask https://t.co/l9cgy979Dx https://t.co/C7z8kXKOdi

Man parades down Oxford Street wearing nothing but mask https://t.co/l9cgy979Dx https://t.co/C7z8kXKOdi

When does walking become parading? https://t.co/X67R9OAXU7

Quoted @DailyMirror

Tomorrow's front page: Brits back virus mask laws #tomorrowspaperstoday https://t.co/KXtGdZ1DDj https://t.co/ibKi7SOldj

Tomorrow's front page: Brits back virus mask laws  #tomorrowspaperstoday https://t.co/KXtGdZ1DDj https://t.co/ibKi7SOldj

Meanwhile, "puppy death cruelty storm". https://t.co/lia4JYyqWb

Week-long waits, sizeable profits and veiled threats to put lab bosses in jail. Welcome to the crazy, stressful and sometimes-lucrative world of Covid-19 testing. https://t.co/RTp0iZ8sES

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Covid tests in NYC now taking around 8-10 days to come back, based on NY friends who just got results. Which makes me wonder: what are these seemingly reassuring charts actually telling us? https://t.co/lkppRf99Jx

Covid tests in NYC now taking around 8-10 days to come back, based on NY friends who just got results. Which makes me wonder: what are these seemingly reassuring charts actually telling us? https://t.co/lkppRf99Jx

In just 15 days the total number of #COVID19 cases in Georgia is up 49%, but you wouldn’t know it from looking at the state’s data visualization map of cases. The first map is July 2. The second is today. Do you see a 50% case increase? Can you spot how they’re hiding it? 1/ https://t.co/wAgFRmtrPk
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In just 15 days the total number of #COVID19 cases in Georgia is up 49%, but you wouldn’t know it from looking at the state’s data visualization map of cases. The first map is July 2. The second is today. Do you see a 50% case increase? Can you spot how they’re hiding it? 1/ https://t.co/wAgFRmtrPk

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The weirdness that is Covid-19 lockdowns, told through Netflix subscriber figures. https://t.co/gOfKcCgquk

The weirdness that is Covid-19 lockdowns, told through Netflix subscriber figures. https://t.co/gOfKcCgquk

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