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Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar

Jessica Chasmar is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times, covering topics on culture and politics. Originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Jessica graduated from the University of Florida where she received a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master's degree in mass communication.

During her time at University of Florida, she worked as an associate editor for The Gainesville Sun and interned at Entercom Communications. In 2011, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She can be reached at jchasmar@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Jessica Chasmar

Al Roker's attempt to set a world record for the longest uninterrupted weather report took an unexpected turn on NBC Wednesday night when the weatherman forgot to turn off his microphone before taking his first bathroom break. (NBC News)

Live mic catches Al Roker relieving himself during NBC's #Rokerthon

Al Roker's attempt to set a world record for the longest uninterrupted weather report took an unexpected turn on NBC's live stream Wednesday night when the weatherman forgot to turn off his microphone before taking his first bathroom break. Published November 13, 2014

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in this June 4, 2014, file photo. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

John McCain laments tea party's 'target' on his back

Sen. John McCain said Wednesday that he's already begun laying the groundwork for re-election to the Senate in 2016, despite being the "number-one target of the tea partiers." Published November 13, 2014

Bill Cosby (Associated Press) **FILE**

Bill Cosby’s request for memes horribly backfires

Bill Cosby hit headlines in recent weeks after allegations resurfaced that he sexually assaulted 13 women, so it wasn't terribly surprising when Twitter users hijacked his #CosbyMeme hashtag to ridicule the embattled comedian. Published November 11, 2014