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Rob Ruminski @ruminski Melbourne, Australia

Politics. Music. Words. Moving pictures. Booze. Food. Baseball. Assorted detritus. Opinions belong to whoever poured my drink. RTs mean we're going steady.

1,202 Following   1,915 Followers   55,498 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/15/09


This legitimately pisses me off. Disabled people who would die or lose their life-improving medical benefits have b… https://t.co/1PfAEReWKg
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski"Controversial" view https://t.co/nPs1aFMSla
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiThe best thing about this kid so far is that one scouting report described him as "a pillar of meat." https://t.co/nd6YzjgbFkWith Kershaw heading to the DL , the team missed an opportunity to have someone hit his back with a chair to set up the Sept. pay-per-view.
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiBATPISS 'Rest In Piss' is @3RRRFM Feature Album Of The Week from today >> tune on in to 102.7FM this week & every w… https://t.co/tQLkMPuhBd
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiSell high on Grich now, bring Sierra back to the show. https://t.co/zjVGdo2iIPThread. https://t.co/UNxJDiyGBNhemingway just got beat by four words https://t.co/MH3AjOZtqZ
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @reubenacciano Why are you sharing our private messages? That's unkind.Slogan cones right out and pronounces its agenda. https://t.co/i7cffHQoNO
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7/24
2017
Inmates in St. Louis are screaming for help because they are suffocating from the heat. https://t.co/oirVuXHTU3
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @schlutes I had blocked that from my memory. @schlutes Oh Jesus. @JordanUhl @ByYourLogic Everyone knows that Red Rooster is the true chicken of the proletariat. @schlutes Should I bother finding out who this person is? Never heard of her until a couple of days ago.Herewith, your Meditation for this Sunday. https://t.co/UmvCwqJGz1
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiLife before the internet was awful. Your friend would be wrong about a trivial issue during dinner and you just had to let it go
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiThe Left: "Let's talk about issues. Healthcare. Min wage." Libs: "Socialists are racists." The Left: *drags libs* Libs: "INTOLERANT LEFT!"Centrist Dems smeared Keith Ellison as a scary Muslim to keep him from getting the DNC job. Let's see how their guy… https://t.co/rPuV3yg52S
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @AtticusThomas The shitty dialogue mix in Interstellar drove me nuts. The fact that he did it again with Dunkirk puts me off seeing it.What do we want? MORE INSURER COMPETITION INCENTIVIZED WITH TAX CUTS FOR ENTRY INTO UNCOMPETITIVE MARKETS When do we want it? INCREMENTALLY
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @hopelessbkwrm @JillFilipovic YES! I was hoping to see Lucy in this thread. Thank you.
7/23
2017
@AtticusThomas I think the mix is intentional, from a few things that I've read.The police have murdered a sleeping 2nd grader, a 12 y/o playing in the park, and an 80+ yr old woman in her home.… https://t.co/647pAqIOet
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiI love baseball. And the DH should never, ever come to the National League. https://t.co/4DDb6WgQdTSean Spicer leaving the White House: https://t.co/g3t87dUEiO
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiThe replies on this are amazing https://t.co/SBiq2x96vC
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiHot singles in your area Hot singles now control the area Hot singles have created a perimeter Holy fuck the hot singles cannot be stopped
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiI still don't see why centrists value allegiance to a political party over the progressive values they claim to esp… https://t.co/8IUiMCuRxw
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiIt's not just about your own conditions, it's about power
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiIf you earn a good wage you should join your union to increase the power of those who don't.
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiThis is a much better take on Chapo & The Left than the Jeet ramble. https://t.co/MaK47to2cMpeople seem unclear on the fact that Sean Spicer voluntarily took his last job. do they think he was kidnapped or something?
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiI bet this boy has never had avocado toast in his life https://t.co/LIoLDA7ASa
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiGlad I woke up to watch this game. https://t.co/3jZwGmKfYzthis is the first time I've seen them show remorse for killing someone without making excuses like "the cops felt t… https://t.co/rgEZDbM3uK
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiAmazing how quickly a journalist can embrace being used, repeating a subject's most absurd rhetorical tricks https://t.co/C8kr6LxPwu
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7/22
2017
Many non-Indigenous people are feeling like they don't know what to say/do right now. Make a donation to your local Indigenous legal service
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @LucyXIV https://t.co/svB6Jtm8GJHoly shit https://t.co/UYKrz4Ltt7I know I'm reading a thread of replies to the @CHAPOTRAPHOUSE crew when half of the people are called Enema Goldman or some shit.perhaps if Elijah had been hit once by a coward car in the middle of Kings Cross there'd be widespread outrage & a swift law reform response
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @reubenacciano Shouldn't you be getting ready for your date, loverboy?At least, as the mayor of Flavortown, Fieri has some relevant experience as a public servant. https://t.co/ZcaraNccX4Thanks to everybody who reported that RWN gets a mention as part of the "dirtbag left" denounced by Jeet Heer in a… https://t.co/1083umJwwm
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiIf a white teen nicked a motorbike, folks would call him a larrikin.I left the last school network I was at b/c of things like this. This is a test that hundreds of kids in New Orlean… https://t.co/ol1Y6rt7Hy
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiThe Russia inquirer, Bob, Is asking, as part of his job, If Trump corporations Had sketchy relations With oligarchs, banks, or the mob.
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiWow the misogynistic horseshit this week seems to be never ending. Pull your head in @BootsUK https://t.co/ID6gqnZkLm
Retweeted by Rob Ruminskiholy shit, Racist Patreon is an actual real site, haha https://t.co/j1v45wqLPI
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiOpening the Twitter app at any time, on any day. https://t.co/mPNt1jE4yj
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiGo stand at the Haymarket Martyrs' monument at Forest Home Cemetery in Chicago and tell me about the need to politely agitate for socialism.So much gold in this thread. Was Jeet just wearing blinders, or is he actively being disingenuous? https://t.co/aE3QoiPyVZHELL YES. https://t.co/wdLNPm4via @marrowing Gifted class was one of the few places where I could express myself and ask questions without ridicule. @marrowing One man's experience: I grew up with teachers who told my parents to tell me to hide how smart I was so… https://t.co/8ZPcpRhbx2Read this thread. Perfect summation of why this is a bad slogan built on worse ideas. https://t.co/YXzU6kO7cGBrexit Secretary David Davis & The Brexit Team return triumphant from the 2nd round of debates with EU. Photo court… https://t.co/bRloCfL3AX
Retweeted by Rob RuminskiGov gave $30m to Foxtel. There are no documents. Even if you buy a parsnip from Woollies you get a fucking receipt. https://t.co/SdbF9KoZO1
Retweeted by Rob Ruminskilol cops literally steal more from you than robbers do. https://t.co/axKSVbxORC
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7/21
2017
@MelbourneBitter @reubenacciano Sounds like a charming and perfectly well-adjusted bloke. @MelbourneBitter @reubenacciano I need to hear the rest of this story. @MelbourneBitter @reubenacciano AMAZING @reubenacciano Oh man. First date? Friday night sets big expectations. @dobes She's stronger and more ruthless because she's not weakened by fluoride in her water. @dobes How amazing and ridiculous would it be?
7/20
2017
@DanWOfficial THAT'S WHAT YOUR MOM SAID! @DanWOfficial https://t.co/HXYLBy1iP2 @DanWOfficial Don't go stealing my moves.Many of America's police departments kill black men at higher rates than the US murder rate. https://t.co/vqURbJHXRj https://t.co/gYbsNeW9x1
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @Jforced "I don't care where it gose, as long as it ain't in my mouth!"i saw the worst minds of my generation verified on twitter
Retweeted by Rob Ruminskithe world, 2017 (oil on canvas) https://t.co/vDCX9BYR0U
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7/19
2017
someone sent me a picture that said twin peaks is x files for people who like neutral milk hotel and I've never been so personally attacked
Retweeted by Rob Ruminski @RossFloate Like I said in my second tweet -- can you imagine a foreign-born PoC running for Parliament without tri… https://t.co/tr43EyX5Fv @RossFloate They both absolutely fucked up. But their "oversights" are directly related to the privilege and securi… https://t.co/zAY2NNlRiKCan anyone imagine a foreign born nonwhite person running for Parliament and not being intensely, acutely aware of their immigration status?Interesting lesson in all of this: immigration status is a formality for affluent white people in affluent, white societies.
7/18
2017
@cailyoung Congrats!
7/17
2017

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