David Gura 🏑

David Gura 🏑

@davidgura

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@MSNBC and @NBCNews, by way of @BloombergTV, @Marketplace and @NPR | [Usual disclaimer]

Brooklyn, NY
Joined on May 24, 2008
Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @davidgura and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
an hour
Average replies
220
Average retweets
675
Average likes
1890
Tweets with photos
5 / 100
Tweets with videos
5 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100
MPR News
5 hours ago

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman speaking now says Derek Chauvin has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter in George Floyd’s death. https://t.co/f4AnHWka24

Walz says he's expecting to decide by 2pm or so on whether there will be public restrictions going into tonight.

"The freedom to work out one’s Muslimness on TV has only recently begun to be unburdened from the pressures to be a representative and palatable Muslim." A great essay in the @nytimes, on a "more assertive wave of creativity," by my pal @bqilal: https://t.co/giH23bxQAQ.

"Donald Trump knows nothing about the strength of Minneapolis," @Jacob_Frey says, in response to the president's tweets. "You better be damn sure we are going to get through this."

In a news conference, a reporter is reading President Trump's tweets aloud to Minneapolis's mayor. He says he hadn't seen them previously.

In his news conference, @Jacob_Frey says the police chief has his "100 percent support." "We are going to be united as a city," he says.

Police will continue to patrol the 3rd precinct, @Jacob_Frey tells reporters.

"What's the plan here?" a reporter asks @Jacob_Frey. "With regard to?" he replies.

In a news conference, @Jacob_Frey says he made the decision to evacuate the Minneapolis Police Department 3rd Precinct. "Brick and mortar is not as important as life."

At present, reporters are gathering in Minneapolis City Hall, for a news conference with @Jacob_Frey. @MSNBC will carry the mayor's remarks live.

Quoted @davidgura

On Friday, the sun rises over the Twin Cities at 5:31 a.m. CDT.

A dark morning to come. https://t.co/p75fAIqIRV

This is how the @StarTribune describes what happened in Minneapolis and St. Paul overnight: "The Twin Cities convulsed with chaos..." https://t.co/gDpcsj3YCv

On Friday, the sun rises over the Twin Cities at 5:31 a.m. CDT.

Describing what he witnessed tonight in the Twin Cities, @AliVelshi tells @ChrisJansing, "There is an underlying sense of anger, grief and confusion."

Reacting to the president's comments on what is happening in the Twin Cities, @mayawiley tells @ChrisJansing, "President Trump has shown time and time again he will throw gasoline on a fire instead of water."

At 12:53 a.m. ET, President Trump writes, of what is happening in the Twin Cities, "Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

We have activated more than 500 soldiers to St. Paul, Minneapolis and surrounding communities. Our mission is to protect life, preserve property and the right to peacefully demonstrate. A key objective is to ensure fire departments are able to respond to calls.

Fireworks over @MinneapolisPD 3rd Precinct after crowds swarm inside. No sign of police response to deter them yet. #NBCNews #GeorgeFloyd https://t.co/6Tb8x9dMRe

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