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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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@saila DefinitelyAlas, I am unable to attend unfortunately. I have the flu and am unable to make any sound other than a croak https://t.co/m1hjx1TyITTrue. It's not that funny either. https://t.co/e1fvbJTIa8Hey, remember that alternate time-line where Donald Trump became president? Ha. That was hilarious. As if that would ever happen!.@jayrosen_nyu thinks journalists should stop interviewing Kellyanne Conway. https://t.co/2BngT0A04A
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis Trump concert finally answers the question: "What would the opening ceremony be like if we gave the Olympics to Estonia?"
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGlad we got that cleared up https://t.co/yy2cB5KWyuKey point here is that Mark Zuckerberg is much too smart to actually spend time on Facebook https://t.co/VFhf8zarsb
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @xpangler yesAdam is correct, in this case the term "privatize" means "remove all funding" https://t.co/MeTLyAQsiD @aragusea Sorry about that. Fair point @jbenton Wow. That feels like a hundred years ago now :-) Good times!Because it seems relevant, the CPB accounts for about 0.01% of the federal budget https://t.co/KDhR3QFKDeW is for WUT and WOW. #journalism https://t.co/b7kyMCtpik
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @jbenton @pilhofer That was the whole reason I started a blog -- I was going to just host clips. But I started blogging and got carried awayTomorrow this nation will install a corrupt racist sexual predator who was elected President with the covert help of a foreign government.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSurvey: A majority of American adults get news from Facebook — but they don’t really trust it https://t.co/3uF6Ruz6xc via @CraigSilvermanTrump's team is said to be planning to privatize public broadcasting https://t.co/Z1v2HoBhty @perlberg @eringriffith @jeremymbarr @JackMarshall News is fungible in a way that music is not @jeremymbarr @JackMarshall What Jeremy said. Blendle is trying with feature content but so far not much success in U.S.Live shot of the Trump inauguration https://t.co/0DEZw1yJA1 @JanetETennessee @DylanByers He's referring to Tom Barrack, a Trump associate, not ObamaLet me get this straight... All of you just installed a photo app from China that requires these permissions? Let m… https://t.co/BffRfpNw8q
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhat time is the S̶u̶p̶e̶r̶B̶o̶w̶l̶ Trump inauguration https://t.co/e4bPUncgQg
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe correction, buried at the bottom, negates the entire premise of the article. Come on, @BuzzFeed!… https://t.co/1mWbdWAUZm
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWrong. Guys, Trump has given us more thn enough real controversies. No need to invent them. Barrack never said/impl… https://t.co/Trm87wcZ3X
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGreat read from @katienotopoulos, analyzing the alt-right like any other online community: https://t.co/TaVJANV2u4
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAsk people who used to work at Gawker https://t.co/cqj7zWbbPF
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @wfederman @jason_pontin My larger point is that if places like the NYT are going to regain trust, they need to do better than thatGood to know https://t.co/hHzJQElzhX @wfederman @jason_pontin Also doesn't explain why his statement specifically says nuclear, and the main quoted source says he was misquoted @wfederman @jason_pontin My point is not that it *is* weak but that it *appears* weak. It doesn't say multiple high-level sourcesThe New York Times stands by Rick Perry story despite controversy https://t.co/33z7OUaMdN
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @wfederman @jason_pontin I'm not saying they were reckless, I'm saying the story appears to be weakly sourcedIf you'd ever been to the Midwest, you'd know that's not really that weird https://t.co/jjERmh2DMf @wfederman @sonyaellenmann @jason_pontin I agree with Sonya, it looks bad regardless. If you had multiple senior level sources then say so @wfederman @jason_pontin https://t.co/auGX0qKA8s -- but I still think the story is overplayedFree news! https://t.co/sXUk0Y6pn3 @PranavDixit Well, I don't know -- gossip metastasizes sometimes, like in Rwanda or during the Salem witch trialsIn the old days, this kind of viral "fake news" was just called gossip https://t.co/cvSoAPzdMV via @PranavDixitMoon landing https://t.co/lXyyJnKCH1 @jgrovum it's possibleNYT spokesperson says the paper stands behind its Perry story, which "accurately reflected what multiple, high-level sources told reporters"At its peak, Nortel was a staggering 35% of the TSE 300 in Toronto. https://t.co/hN6Rx2e2HL
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIt will certainly be tempting. https://t.co/eFNyy8JFsv
Retweeted by Mathew IngramYes. https://t.co/NHxFOSmcDm by @RossBarkan https://t.co/UM5Kne2Ken
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGoing hard at Trump and his dumb appointments is fine -- but overplaying a story like that doesn't help. It does the oppositeMaybe Rick Perry is a moron. But the headline and lede of this piece overstate the argument in the extreme https://t.co/urp6TvAaxS @palafo @mkhammer if there's more basis, the work must be shown. Full stop. Plenty of contrary info not included doesn't help case.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAlso, only named source for the story says his quote was misinterpreted and/or taken out of context… https://t.co/a7LjDofTXeMore debunking here that seems credible https://t.co/WwZodikPvW https://t.co/NSD3U1nYgLFor starters https://t.co/wpwBKQeNnK https://t.co/NSD3U1nYgLThe *entire* basis of NYT's Perry hit is a fake quote to a fake question hypothesized by a guy who was canned before Perry was selected.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOh, and the NYT's authority on Perry's inner thoughts? He was canned 3 weeks *before* Perry was tapped. https://t.co/HJwMWp5D2E
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf you were dumb enough to fall for the NYT's fake Rick Perry story then you're the reason fake news is successful. You're the perfect mark.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI don't think you have to be a right-wing stooge to admit the thrust of this story is weak and also likely wrong https://t.co/urp6TvAaxSAnyway, I’ll leave you this morning with this Dec. 14, 2016, quote from Perry. Issued the day he was asked to head… https://t.co/Ri62OpBGvh
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTo be clear, the NYT report offers exactly zero support for its assertion Gov. Perry didn't know what the Dept. of… https://t.co/Kitgks4LPQ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNecessary piece by @PranavDixit: India is in the throes of a fake news crisis, and it's in your WhatsApp groups… https://t.co/R3Id5fSTHi
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe printing press gave us the Reformation, radio gave us Hitler, TV gave us Kennedy & the internet gave us Trump… https://t.co/zCbFTIedZO
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOnce again: mainstream journalists never should have championed "fake news" as being the problem. https://t.co/7A9mHIgkRH
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHow @ScottShaneNYT figured out who was behind a fake news masterpiece: https://t.co/JiIObUapto
Retweeted by Mathew IngramPublic still has no idea to whom PEOTUS owes money and how much; extent of intl biz entanglements; potential conflicts that cd impact policy
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFunniest thing about Pizzagate people in my mentions is they think a worldwide child sex ring decided to allude to it in a pizza shop logo.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSince I tweeted the NYTimes story, I'll tweet this repudiation from their source. Deleting my initial tweet. https://t.co/XVZj150fpw
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhat terrible, terrible news. https://t.co/QtVq7OAMZD
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMy favorite @Axios bug so far: “Keep reading…UGH, WORDS” https://t.co/e6IZwSeWhk https://t.co/wRIoRT6jJl
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBREAKING: PA reports WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange stands by his offer to go to the USA now that Chelsea Manning is being released
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis guy was a nanny to a friend. He asked for my number so he could send me babysitter info. We had a good convers… https://t.co/gVComzKNov
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI endorse this message https://t.co/Z8sZ3HFDnz @moorehn @AnnieLowrey @mccanner @petridishes @ShiraOvide @vivian DoneFacebook memes suggest you can affect TV inauguration ratings by switching to other channels. It's not that simple https://t.co/ISeAaMvCO4
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSociopathy is the act of seeing this chart for 50-odd years and thinking the solution to our budget debt is to kill… https://t.co/JPLaxJpm81
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSource for the Perry/NYT nukes story that blew up says they misinterpreted his quote, majorly oversold the lede https://t.co/yvWFP3k42X
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Lord of the Flies" #AskALibrarian https://t.co/kreC43eoY7
Retweeted by Mathew IngramUSA Today fell for the North Korea parody account @DPRK_News. https://t.co/63dzWyCdpB https://t.co/eZhbhvvU2C
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Daddy, what did you do during the Resistance?" "I launched a podcast."
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAn opportunity for Breitbart News maybe https://t.co/48cygICAMIObama: “My instinct is everybody hates media right now…that has to be an opportunity” https://t.co/GDv00BqdyT
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