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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 01:10

My fav recent bit was when a lunatic "journalist" got confused and went after a mild left-liberal midwestern dad who has a podcast about kickstarter scams.

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Re: Twitter!

Post by nicole » 20 Oct 2017, 08:12

I hate that Amber was smart enough to leave Twitter.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 08:30

nicole wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:12
I hate that Amber was smart enough to leave Twitter.
She's far too canny to sucked into this circle of denouncement.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 08:36

Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Re: Twitter!

Post by nicole » 20 Oct 2017, 08:40

dbcooper wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:30
nicole wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:12
I hate that Amber was smart enough to leave Twitter.
She's far too canny to sucked into this circle of denouncement.
Exactly!
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 08:42

nicole wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:40
dbcooper wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:30
nicole wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 08:12
I hate that Amber was smart enough to leave Twitter.
She's far too canny to sucked into this circle of denouncement.
Exactly!
Also note that she stopped doing that other podcast with Sam Kriss a few months ago.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 08:48



Todd Hitler is one the best OG accounts of that scene.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dhex » 20 Oct 2017, 09:08

these people are the most exhausting and complicated high school drama squad ever.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dhex » 20 Oct 2017, 09:14

also constant use of comrade is infuriating.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by Mo » 20 Oct 2017, 09:25

his voice is so soothing, but why do conspiracy nuts always sound like Batman and Robin solving one of Riddler's puzzles out loud? - fod

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Re: Twitter!

Post by the innominate one » 20 Oct 2017, 09:57

Amber who?
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Re: Twitter!

Post by Fin Fang Foom » 20 Oct 2017, 10:14

Is this about the Chapo guy Cosby star photo?

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Re: Twitter!

Post by nicole » 20 Oct 2017, 10:48

the innominate one wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 09:57
Amber who?
Amber A'Lee Frost
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Re: Twitter!

Post by nicole » 20 Oct 2017, 10:48

Fin Fang Foom wrote:
20 Oct 2017, 10:14
Is this about the Chapo guy Cosby star photo?
Yes
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 18:21

First devorce by live-blogged by tweet-storm?



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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 20 Oct 2017, 18:35

Just when the loony right was feeling left out:

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Re: Twitter!

Post by Sandy » 21 Oct 2017, 13:29

Dave Weigel lies down with dogs, is very sad and finds it unfair that he gets up with fleas.

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Re: Twitter!

Post by the innominate one » 21 Oct 2017, 13:55

How did he lie down with dogs?
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dhex » 21 Oct 2017, 14:13

jesus that's some good/bad stuff.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by Sandy » 21 Oct 2017, 16:22

the innominate one wrote:How did he lie down with dogs?
He became a too cool for school hipster douche a while ago when he decided progressive politics is where it’s at and is now upset they are treating him like they treat everyone else.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by Warren » 21 Oct 2017, 16:50

That's some tasty yucks.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by the innominate one » 21 Oct 2017, 17:00

Sandy wrote:
21 Oct 2017, 16:22
the innominate one wrote:How did he lie down with dogs?
He became a too cool for school hipster douche a while ago when he decided progressive politics is where it’s at and is now upset they are treating him like they treat everyone else.
Thanks. I don't follow Weigel, and haven't kept up.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dbcooper » 21 Oct 2017, 18:27

Forget the carelords, Garland is still the biggest idiot on twitter:

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Re: Twitter!

Post by the innominate one » 21 Oct 2017, 18:37

Similar but not equivalent. The French were not rivals of the U.S. who made attempts to influence U.S. presidential elections.
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Re: Twitter!

Post by dhex » 21 Oct 2017, 18:49

It's still really dumb. If serious.
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