Our Week In The Web: February 12, 2016

Is this blog post a repeat? Not really! We're drawing your attention, again, to the fact that we have a newsletter — and its focus is changing. All this week and last, our news analyst Jack Beatty offered his take on the changing — and ultimately surprising — New Hampshire Presidential Primary. We're going to continue to offer a newsletter, and it will continue to provide insight and analysis from Jack, our host Tom Ashbrook and others on staff. But it also will highlight shows from our archives, our favorite broadcasts of each week and special extras from the week. This week, for example, we take extra time to highlight this delightful bit of audio, featuring Tom signing up for Tinder for the first time. Like all of our digital projects, this is a space we're constantly adapting and adjusting, and we, as always, appreciate your feedback, in the comments below, or on Facebook, Tumblr and @OnPointRadio.

The Most Listened-To Shows Online (February 5, 2016 — February 12, 2016)

1. Week In The News: Cruz Wins Iowa, Clinton Edges Sanders, Zika 'Emergency' (February 5, 2016)

2. Election 2016: New Hampshire Primary Results (February 10, 2016)

3. American Rents Through The Roof (February 08, 2016)

4. New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Politics (February 09, 2016)

5. New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Economy (February 09, 2016)

Our Favorite Guest Quotes From This Week

"Mosquitoes really know no borders." — Megan Wise de Valdez

"We have to give students an opportunity to show how their story parallels those stories of classic authors." — Sean Leon

"Why should anyone listen to me?" — A.O. Scott 

"You now have a 24/7 singles bar available in your pocket." — Eric Klinenberg 

Our Favorite Comments (Facebook, Twitter and Disqus) From This Week

"Give us more! 3 minutes of Tom Ashbrook trying Tinder; not enough. That voice, those reactions...endlessly entertaining." (Sheryl Lanzel)

"I wonder if Senator Rubio told Tom about the notion President Obama knows exactly what he was doing?" (Jesey Chen)

"I signed up on online dating sites once.  Immediately confronted w/ ethical dilemma: Do I tell wives & GF's of guys I spotted?" (@JoanieGentian)

"I'd swipe right 4 @tomashbrooknpr guys have swiped right bc of my love for #NPR" (@laneclemons)

Our Favorite Bit Of Internet This Week

Did our web producer produce this series of photoshopped works of art? Yes, he did. And he's proud of them. (Twitter / @nicktheandersen)


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