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Rita J. King @RitaJKing NYC / Ischia

Working hard to close the imagination gap. Co-director of Science House. Futurist, writer, entrepreneur, advisor, artist.

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Joined Twitter 7/12/07

@tom_peters Stay safe! @EmmaTattenbaum Let's go to the ocean! Seriously I did today, it's an hour to Long Beach on the LIRR. @EmmaTattenbaum What you're going to put inside your hollow brass skull pendant? @mattdpearce @marynmck Part of the reason we all get subjected to this ugliness is because people choose to amplify… @fchollet This is how I felt twelve years ago working in virtual reality when people thought avatars all twirled on digital stripper poles. @NeverAgainMSD What you brave students are doing is similar to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). They affected… #NeverAgain #WeCallBS movement by the brave Parkland/Douglas students reminds me of Mothers Against Drunk Drivi… @Plinz @sentientist Even Michelangelo burned most of his drawings at the end of his life so people wouldn't know how hard he worked. @ReelQuinn @johnlevenstein @nycjim She knows how bad I want the perfect cello @johnlevenstein @ReelQuinn @nycjim Thank you, I didn't want to say it @ReelQuinn @nycjim !!!I will never forget the spectacular Ferrante Feast at Science House by @feastonhistory. The menu matched scenes fro… need to stop whatever you’re doing and watch this. “We are going to be the kids you read about in textbooks. W…
Retweeted by Rita J. KingTwinning. @PsychToday @BoingBoing @davideagleman Love it!
Year of the Dog. floating stage on Lake Constance, Austria. Verdi’s opera, “A Masked Ball,” featured giant book read by skeleton.
Retweeted by Rita J. King @JanelleMonae Can't wait @LucyACarson But she was born in England! You did that for her. @ChuckWendig They were until I took them off the griddle and doused them with perfume. @ChuckWendig And I better not catch any ants near them @ChuckWendig I'm having blueberry pancakes for dinner tonight and every night forever @ChuckWendig CHUCK NO @pomeranian99 Wow! @3M ❤️✨ @EmmaTattenbaum Yeah and it is working, like an actual brain! @readerer @GuernicaMag This is beautiful @pomeranian99 Still 😍😍😍 that cover of Modern Love like crazy. @EmmaTattenbaum @Miles_Brundage Don't let the worry stop you from making progress. Give yourself time to correct errors later, but… @Miles_Brundage Mark the places that might be wrong with an asterisk or in yellow and keep moving, then worry about them later. @LilHatJones That is literally my goal ❤️ @LilHatJones Play it for me, please! @Miles_Brundage What are you writing? What's holding you back? @Agile_Hulk I'm learning cello because it's a lifelong dream but also to impress @MaryKoCo and @LilHatJones @Agile_Hulk I thought the same but the "cello" sheet music is on sale, on Amazon, for $1,700!!! @melissapierce ❤️❤️❤️Haven't even had my first cello lesson yet and already I'm like... leading biologists say CRISPR could be used to detect cancer or viruses, not just to edit or delete genes.
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@Marilyn_Res @TravelingAnna Same dog different rug @TravelingAnna @Marilyn_Res @JonasPrising @MaraSwan @ManpowerGroup Happy to see ManpowerGroup on this list. In all the time since we've worked… @EmmaTattenbaum you're 😍 but...LIME?! @Plinz And that did not escape my attention, as I suspect you know. @Plinz @Shoseki And this is just through the narrow prism of a European perspective. In most places in most times i… @Plinz @Shoseki Enlighten us about how the good and obedient serfs engaged in rigorous mate selection within their… @Plinz @Shoseki Widespread literacy is itself a fairly recent development, and it was achieved by a desire to inter… Massagrande, August, 2015, Oil and mixed media on board
Retweeted by Rita J. King @johnlevenstein I should have visualized every possible scenario before I responded. What's WRONG with me?! @Plinz @Shoseki Not a lot of sophisticated mate selection going on there, though. @Plinz @Shoseki Those who had the luxury of choosing a partner for reproduction had *very* limited choice. Elites m… @johnlevenstein The conditions are rarely perfect, is what I'm saying @johnlevenstein You'll blind yourself @DavidCornDC @JoyAnnReid Maybe fight back before they show up by insisting on gun reform
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@haszombiesinit Amen @EmmaTattenbaum Happy Valentine's Day, Butter Cookies ✨ @jendziura 😍😍😍😍😍 @frynaomifry Everyday @seanmcarroll @Plinz @johnlevenstein Baby Elvis up in there @mathewi We don't have to hide from contrarian views, but we also don't have to amplify the most incendiary and lea… @mathewi It's like walking into a library packed with gems and having a chorus of incredulous people trying to forc… @mathewi I'm amazed that people still don't understand that a RT for any reason is an amplification, period. @jkriss Count me in. I work with senior executives at many large companies on massive software projects. I'm a writ… @johnlevenstein @HotYoungBriley @MaryKoCo 🔥👧🏻💰✨👌🏼🌜🍃🌛🌻🌻🌻 @HotYoungBriley @MaryKoCo Tell her that I love Mary, and that my Valentine's gift to Mary is that I am picking up m… @EmmaTattenbaum Got my rosin and rock stop! @BrookingsInst Women weren't considered unmarriageable when men were more highly educated.In the many years I've known and admired this fine gentleman, @wello, he has dedicated himself tirelessly to learni… @helfitzgerald 💀💀💀💀❤️❤️💀💀💀💀 @AM2DM @IsaacFitzgerald So they can protest by insisting that everything *seemed just fine yesterday*? Better to do it before than after. @elongreen I wonder if it's (in part) because he practiced across genres. When Sam Phillips at Sun Studio first met… Mosbacher, our soon-to-be ambassador to Poland
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@sylvia__north 🌜 You and my mom both 🌛 @LadyKateBond Hope you feel better soon. @LadyKateBond Dogs are so loving and empathetic. ❤️🐶The Velvet Underground: I'll Be Your Mirror - from their 1967 album, The Velvet Underground & Nico #LouReed
Retweeted by Rita J. KingI love you @DollyParton