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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I'm a senior writer at Fortune. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

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The Israeli government has called Human Rights Watch a fake human rights organization, blocking their work.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @MikeIsaac Riding the Muni is the worst part of that entire storyOn Sunday Priebus said he took issue with reporters using anonymous sources
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSports Anchor Suspended Over Trump Tweet via @varietyI asked Richard Spencer if he disavows the anti Semitic messages and images distributed by his supporters, he said no.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCNN is considering skipping the white house correspondents' dinner
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWTF. This. Facebook "will invite publishers to share in the profits...on their own sites." @mp_gavin
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhy Twitter as a Window Into Trump's Brain Is Both Good and Bad(@mathewi - @FortuneMagazine)
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @moorehn My pleasure 😊Russian newspaper editor on Trump: “[The Kremlin] consider him a stupid, unstrategic politician”
Retweeted by Mathew IngramScoop: FCC moves to strip "overbuild" provisions forcing competition from Charter-Time Warner Cable approval
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBe careful: Story less about FBI declining the offer to comment on ongoing investigations (normal); more that WH asked them to (not normal)
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTime Warner just sold off the biggest reason for the FCC to get to review their AT&T deal via @WSJ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramPolice say they charged journalist @JackSmithIV with "obstruction of a government function." Arrested yesterday while covering #StandingRock
Retweeted by Mathew IngramUS media no.1: “Things are bad.” US media no.2: “Worse!” US media no.3: “We must journo harder” US media no.4: “13 things that are purple.”
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDisney Scales Back the Dream at its Maker Studios Video Unit via @Mathewi
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @moorehn I've thought about buying this many times "fake news" seems easy - it's just a matter of cutting off revenue to those sites. the difficulty is in defining "fake news"
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Such a request from the White House is a violation of procedures that limit communications with the FBI on pending…
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @TomKludt Total nothing burgerUnivision's Fusion Media launches Compete, a site covering e-sports and competitive gaming
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTwitter is a window Into Trump's brain, which is both a good thing and a bad thing Trump is losing his war with the media
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Ugh, I can't believe I have to go this Trump rally." -- Lucifer
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTHIS is why platform-specific newsrooms have such a high cost base. It's hard to be agile and adaptive when...
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWH wants Intel report justifying travel ban but some in Intel balking -- DHS Intel filed report with opposite view
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @MikeElgan Nice!What Facebook did to/for the web.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“If you look at these Cabinet nominees, they were selected for a reason, and that is deconstruction,” Bannon said.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDecided to search for "castle rentals" so now I am getting ads for Irish castles and Italian palazzos, which is niceCurrently taking suggestions for things I should search for so that those ads follow me around the web. Kind of sick of the running shoesBottom line: Trump on Twitter is kind of a slow-motion car crash, but I'd rather he was on it than not editor at Wired, Techcrunch, Recode, The Verge, etc. should be asking why they didn’t break this Uber story years ago.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA scary chart, if your job is to edit for different platforms (only publisher on all in our sample is @WSJ )
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"But if you are a political or media junkie, it is like Christmas every day,” writes @mathewi.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTwitter is a window Into Trump's brain, which is both good and bad Permit me a second thread on Bannon and Priebus at #CPAC17. It was illuminating. And disturbing. Things are worse than I thought. (1/10)
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis really just happened. Spicer: "You don't get to just yell out questions. We're going to raise our hands like…
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe Dangers of Fake News Spread to Data Visualization (@russellchun - @PBSMediaShift)
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDisney is laying off 80 people at Maker Studios and cutting support from 60,000 YouTube creators to 300
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf I ask a question about an A16Z portfolio co, and I've paid $20, is @pmarca morally obligated to answer?
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is Marc Andreessen's first tweet in six months weighs in on engagement metrics
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @dereksfoster99 You said he destroyed the industry. That's just not true. Here's a good piece on the reality your entire industry can be destroyed with a crappy-looking free classifieds site, you are very bad at business…
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @rjcc @mims I wish I knewExcellent point the record, this is a ridiculous assertion -- the industry did more to kill itself than Craigslist ever did @mims @b_fung Agreed. Also why FB is not a great environment for facts -- people share based on emotion @howardowens @craignewmark @heoj I think what Craig is funding goes well beyond that @rjcc @mims I agree. But that's exactly where the problems can start to occur, as facts are excluded to fit a specific story or themeShould be noted that @craignewmark has done more for journalism in the past six months than many who are much wealt… Beacon gets results.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @rjcc @mims That's a fair question. I just wonder whether subjectivity doesn't wind up preaching to the choir too muchAmazon is claiming First Amendment protection for Alexa.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWith media, Hollywood, et al against Trump, "What we have left are social media: Facebook & Twitter," says CPAC speaker.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCNN source: "We were given a big speech about it this AM not to tweet but now that it's revealed the tape is from 2009, it's a big nothing"
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @mims But doesn't that just serve to entrench people in their bubbles?Exhibit B. eBook Industry improving Reading Systems. 2/2
Retweeted by Mathew IngramJames O'Keefe delivers a big fat nothing burger with his planned @CNN "sting" operation.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHow to combat fake news: Double down on subjectivity, not objectivity. As trust in experts declines, personal conne…
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFacebook and Google Funding Journalism: A Solution, or a Hail Mary Pass? (@mathewi - @FortuneMagazine)
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMedia cos. made their own problems --don't expect Facebook to save them #journalism #media @mathewi
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @emilybell @CharlieBeckett @mathewi @davewiner @stevenwaldman
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @stevenwaldman @VWPickard @emilybell I agree. But I definitely got the sense from your piece that you feel they *ar… Exclusive: Listen to Controversial White House Terrorism Adviser Sebastian Gorka’s Angry Call to a Critic
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“I believe that the story exists. But the facts in it can’t possibly be right."
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA leadership void in newspaper companies has opened up local journalism further to private equity firms
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"I Was a Muslim in Trump's White House" -- via @TheAtlantic:
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe Avoid News We Don't Like. Some Trump-Era Evidence.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCouple kicked off Chicago-to-Houston flight after racist comments to Pakistani couple
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram‘You Have to Stop,’ Renaissance Executive Tells Boss About Trump Support
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAnd if the public won't pay, the problem isn't Google or Faceobok. The problem is that we haven't demonstrated the value of journalism. /4
Retweeted by Mathew IngramYes, exactly. 🙌 @mathewi (as usual)
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"The bottom line is that traditional media entities are largely to blame for their own problems." - @mathewi
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHere's my latest newsletter featuring “I Ignored Trump News for a Week. Here's What I Learned.” @mathewi @stevenwaldman @emilybell It's interesting how national the FB vs journalism-debate is. FB changes market for news/ads everywhere.
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Agree. And creating one independent tovrule them all cuts out diversity of opinion. better to take a regulated free…
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @preetster @mathewi @emilybell both could launch one-stop easier subscription service. that alone could be immense
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