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Matt Soar @MattSoar Montréal

Intermedia artist, filmmaker. Former codeveloper of Korsakow System. Communication Studies, Concordia U. Director of Montreal Signs Project. All views my own.

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Joined Twitter 12/9/08


Dub for @errolmorris #bside is sounding fab!Thanks for looking after my music @steven_hathaway!Premieres at #tiff https://t.co/VrkB3uKxoj
Retweeted by Matt Soaronce again, @footage models how to be awesome. Rick, thank you, I love being in community with you.
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8/25
2016
As @deray says, watch whiteness work. This is damn shame. https://t.co/1rMACDVtKY
Retweeted by Matt Soar'That a champion of Muslim women’s rights within Islamic strictures is in an #Iranian prison is shameful.' #FreeHoma https://t.co/SIxSpmlpaf
Retweeted by Matt SoarGlad they're showing this case is part of a broader problem but also poor Leslie Jones. People are horrible. https://t.co/nt8tMxvZhn
Retweeted by Matt Soar @ThinkingType Oh no! #sosorry5. This has a chilling effect. Men can imagine success providing stability and a kind of safety. Women know that success makes them a target
Retweeted by Matt SoarIf you agree we must enact a #BurkiniBan to keep us safe, then you'll agree that wetsuits definitely #MustBeBanned. https://t.co/YlNXROj6au
Retweeted by Matt Soar @proctor Ah. I knew you were going. @ThinkingType Oh no! Can you log in to gmail using a browser?Help me out here eh? The more I do this, the less I can write.... https://t.co/ARcAB7D3mE
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8/24
2016
France being *exactly* what militant Islamists most need it to be
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8/23
2016
Remember: Trump claimed he'd never mock disabled because he made buildings accessible, i.e. obeyed the 1991 Americans with Disabilities Act.
Retweeted by Matt SoarTrans-inclusive classroom tips: https://t.co/dr5wVR0Ocf
Retweeted by Matt SoarYou looking at me? #prayingmantis #nofilter https://t.co/oCOpSXQzp2Last night, east of #Kingston. #nofilter This is a #Gord sunset. @thehipdotcom https://t.co/SW9C0drYpb
8/22
2016
@captain_maybe Have used excerpts from Pattern on the Stone by Danny Hillis.
8/21
2016
Lochte's ability to maneuver out of the bold-faced lie of a robbery, assisted by the collusion of the press, is textbook white privilege.
Retweeted by Matt Soar"I didn't know I couldn't do that" filter https://t.co/yTAxabhAMA
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8/20
2016
Still hearing the word 'kid' used in the same sentence w/ 32yo #RyanLocthe on @NPR left right and center. WHY?
Retweeted by Matt Soar.@JeffFlake says Trump must do *specific* apologies https://t.co/oruAXVRfcW https://t.co/2p5xtVGIQw
Retweeted by Matt SoarI'm running for the @AMIAnet Board. Use this doc for any questions/comments. Sincere good luck to all, and thx! https://t.co/aCzfuHScrx
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8/19
2016
Trump delivered that pivot you all wanted. He just pivoted into 1870s white nationalism.
Retweeted by Matt SoarSounds about right. Sadly. https://t.co/Pm172g3onX
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8/17
2016
Dear Everyone: Please go blow up Sweden's official Twitter feed (@swedense) about this: https://t.co/k6umO4e6nU. Save a life.
Retweeted by Matt SoarHoly ish. This is the most racist thing I've read in a long time (and that's saying a lot). I don't even have words. https://t.co/U0Zo1yYYby
Retweeted by Matt SoarThe existence of Twitter is forever validated by the following exchange. https://t.co/f3TciHPFFh
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8/16
2016
Never forget Rudy Guiliani forgot about 9/11. https://t.co/ZBPtUHuwcR
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Retweeted by Matt Soar @KevinMKruse @pattonoswalt It's all about getting the right Engels. @snowdenbecker Perhaps!me walking into a nail salon with my bestie to get mani pedis even though we didn't make a reservation. https://t.co/cImxCADV4Y
Retweeted by Matt SoarThis headline is a metaphor for basically the entire world. https://t.co/5WpQa04N0o
Retweeted by Matt Soar @snowdenbecker Yay! Thanks! Weird Society/Universal mash-up; first '1' in a countdown I've seen. Added to the list! https://t.co/vl7PDxNcAG
8/15
2016
JOB Assistant Prof, T-track, Aboriginal Communication and Media Studies, School of Comm, Simon Fraser University https://t.co/52x9ZyYyuu
Retweeted by Matt SoarBlessed beyond belief. Thank you for your love & support. American and proud #TeamUSA🇺🇸 https://t.co/aDBX6cBICS https://t.co/7EucItegu4
Retweeted by Matt SoarJust had some vegan chocolate. May as well have eaten a candle.
Retweeted by Matt SoarThey're doing that scuzzy tactic called "printing what you say verbatim." Shameful! https://t.co/tfocwFRNqR
Retweeted by Matt SoarGood https://t.co/ufnXsUBPEW
Retweeted by Matt SoarNBC: remove all tweets with our olympics footage Twitter: of course Girl: a guy is harassing me Twitter: we don't have the tools for that
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8/14
2016
Donald Chump's spokeswoman who thinks Barack Obama started the Afghanistan War, also tweeted this in 2012. https://t.co/NzOisn0nOm
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8/13
2016
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Retweeted by Matt Soar @rabihalameddine Nah I think it was Led Zeppelin.Take it down, @JohnAvlon. https://t.co/BK5eBzW0Ln
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8/12
2016
Dear @Olympics, Yank this guy's press credentials. https://t.co/4LlHZ75uzl
Retweeted by Matt SoarCan someone .@thedailybeast please explain why on Earth's @NicoHines dangerous & homophobic article was commissioned let alone published?
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8/11
2016
And today in 'Men on the Internet' this helpful guy mansplains cycling to an Olympic athlete https://t.co/39qwnXz6HR
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8/8
2016
A generous, kind & attentive listener, Homa has always supported her family & friends when they needed her #FreeHoma https://t.co/XK4PdopMKF
Retweeted by Matt SoarThere is a fine line between John Waters' nose and mouth
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8/7
2016
Every non-hyperbolic tweet is from iPhone (his staff). Every hyperbolic tweet is from Android (from him). https://t.co/GWr6D8h5ed
Retweeted by Matt Soar @proctor door-to-door $ for cancer research; bottle-washer; bar-keep; porkpie factory; building site engineer; art director #firstsevenjobs
8/6
2016
After Tony's death Homa went to #Iran where she & her husband had many memories. Now she is alone in #Evin #FreeHoma https://t.co/fptINuJGDE
Retweeted by Matt SoarI smell @Scarfolk. https://t.co/kDVRUwEsWl
8/5
2016
@mirverburg Surel! FYI there are some free extras: irritation at noisy neighbours, crappy graffiti, dogshit, telemarketers, poor grammar."Basically, it’s #BigData meets #MediaHistory." @chronicle on the newly-released @ProjArclight book: https://t.co/oKAfLDAApg @mhrcconcordia
Retweeted by Matt SoarHow the borders in Google maps can change depending on who's looking at them https://t.co/S8dQsghCcY https://t.co/z6LKXusc0T
Retweeted by Matt Soar @mirverburg Gym in your 40s: 'what gym?'
8/4
2016
Truth tellers who know Trump coming forward. Strong piece by former Trump lawyer echoing my experiences with him. https://t.co/38lSj4zOtw
Retweeted by Matt SoarHey #digrafdg I'm hiring a post-doc this year in game studies & design. More info at https://t.co/GETDOnlHfh or find me for details.
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8/3
2016
Just saw the new #Bourne #movie. Verdict: fun, but a bit of a retreadstone.
8/2
2016
A huge trend: courts have ruled against GOP voting restrictions in 5 states in past 10 days https://t.co/1dhAnVkeRG https://t.co/fzebUVk4Wi
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8/1
2016
@decemberistian #arg missed it. Still online somewhere?Sweetheart, I am an American. And until recently, a Republican. Thanks for watching. https://t.co/IkrUTrHmLw
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7/31
2016
My uncle has lived in Florida for 25 years. This is the first time he says he's getting "weird looks" in his neighborhood. #NeverTrump
Retweeted by Matt SoarHer son is dead. This is inhuman. https://t.co/5uTftniMzN
Retweeted by Matt SoarAnother Black trans woman has been murdered. Her name is Dee Whigham. She was 25. Stabbed in a Mississippi hotel on Saturday night.
Retweeted by Matt SoarWe probably need to let go of the idea that spelling mistakes are gonna stop him don't we
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7/30
2016
1 800 H OW SMYK ERNI NG #type #jokeAward winning comm. studies #CUalumni @Aude_LL & @Seb_Rist are @hotdocs award winners https://t.co/vLcLqVdepZ https://t.co/8YUwibMvZZ
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7/29
2016
@proctor I feel your pain. #rightnow https://t.co/cXIXL7PSqHPolice shot and killed on duty during two-term presidencies: Reagan: 576 Clinton: 528 Bush II: 405 Obama: 314 https://t.co/uDoLJPBn7h
Retweeted by Matt SoarJessica Valenti leaves Twitter after online harassers threaten to rape and murder her 5-year-old daughter: https://t.co/r3N3SmkXnL
Retweeted by Matt Soarapparently it occurred to Trump this morning that yesterday morning when he urged Russia to cyber-attack US he was being sarcastic
Retweeted by Matt SoarFirst openly transgender convention speaker Sarah McBride: "Trump is an enemy of LGBTQ rights." https://t.co/S58hlyiiQk
Retweeted by Matt SoarTONIGHT @Daynarama, @NKForrest + Jackie Gallant at #uterineConcertHall outside The Darling Foundry- 730pm https://t.co/OEflhpMc4t
Retweeted by Matt SoarHere's a screenshot of that @NCGOP tweet about @timkaine, since they deleted it. #DemsInPhilly https://t.co/LbAywwnnob
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7/28
2016
#rhvignette https://t.co/2ulT856Eqn
7/27
2016
Buy original art Zara is accused of stealing at @shoparttheft | https://t.co/LaMgv0xVwe | via @FastCoDesign https://t.co/1APDi4UQrI
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7/26
2016
Follow @ShopArtTheft for a continuously updated count of JUST HOW MANY ARTISTS @ZARA STEALS FROM. It's not just me & everyone needs to know
Retweeted by Matt Soar"What's most important now is defeating the worst candidate for president that I have seen in my lifetime." –Bernie https://t.co/8jqp2oq4IG
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7/25
2016
#London #signs #history https://t.co/AWuFcqLXsOI like hearing you discard any semblance of a dog whistle and just going full racist for all the public to see. https://t.co/lr4eF4f3De
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7/24
2016
Extraordinary editorial from @washingtonpost re Trump. Share this with everyone you know, and don't know. https://t.co/tron4LkbXd
Retweeted by Matt Soar.@Zara's lawyers are literally saying I have no base because I'm an indie artist and they're a major corporation. https://t.co/vZNAV2l1vN
Retweeted by Matt SoarPreview of the Kaine/Pence debate. https://t.co/HWjdM4WAtj
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7/23
2016
@ZARA https://t.co/xq8DmgMoQuit's time to hold @ZARA accountable for stealing from independent creatives like @tuesdaybassen, me & so many others https://t.co/4Poe9VgIZr
Retweeted by Matt SoarJon Stewart shocked that a pro-R opinionator, Hannity, slammed @POTUS 4 same things he praises @realDonaldTrump for.https://t.co/EGYmaP8q8d
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7/22
2016
RT @Modern_Dog @tealtweets @SarkyType @ThinkingType https://t.co/UrU8jrAzLG
7/21
2016
It would make me enormously uncomfortable if a member of my staff closed a bridge b/c he knew I would want him to. https://t.co/N69OWileds
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7/20
2016
Serious question: is there any Western country with a more racist mainstream media than the UK? https://t.co/KBfofXmtaL
Retweeted by Matt SoarBell Media Radio Hosts Ordered To Keep Quiet About Marineland https://t.co/4VUl7VMn82 https://t.co/J9h6P4WcHb
Retweeted by Matt SoarFathers, sons, friends, heroes. Remembering Montrell Jackson, Matthew Gerald, Brad Garafola https://t.co/FxjfBDbq5s https://t.co/V0X8Z0GCPR
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7/18
2016
It's moving to see people of all hair colors come together like this. (h/t @heif) https://t.co/Zn2cZzKlqA
Retweeted by Matt SoarWait, why? I thought guns were our sacred right? Look. It's not Obama who is *actually* taking your guns away. https://t.co/LF3b1RVws3
Retweeted by Matt Soarphotos of white men open carrying rifles at the RNC in the same city tamir rice was killed for holding a toy gun
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7/17
2016
Of COURSE @realDonaldTrump – a guy who calls women fat pigs & bimbos – picked a VP who is famous for trying to control women’s bodies.
Retweeted by Matt Soar"I long for the day that Roe v. Wade is sent to the ash heap of history." —Trump's VP pick, Mike Pence https://t.co/Vpmlob42qk
Retweeted by Matt SoarPeople say my Twitter might be a problem for employers but I know a guy who tweets white supremacist memes and he's running for president.
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7/16
2016
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