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Some people just want to watch the world burn, and others are only interested in selling tickets.

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Joined Twitter 7/9/09


@corvo_47 People need acceptance and a sense of belonging to something. The appeal of these groups is, like a viole… https://t.co/AoYZaujCvBPatreon scraps new service fee and apologizes to users https://t.co/krK5ZdTsmj https://t.co/yFruXba7Ka
Retweeted by Scott TadmanNYC uses algorithms to decide who stays in/gets out of jail, to evaluate teachers, apportion resources, etc. City p… https://t.co/2TKCtLwhnm
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12/13
2017
@jspiro @oliviacpu @chinchillaah @StackOverflow I’ve searched for answers on things and found an answer I wrote mys… https://t.co/vzVxal2tbbHuh. Just like: - Facebook sought to connect people - but put them in silos - Twitter said it gave people a voice… https://t.co/ishnKUavR2
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @unixronin @gparker @oliviacpu Lots of books, many tired and worn, bristling with sticky notes. Plus man pages for… https://t.co/ybxrKZBrcy🎶 tale as old as time… 🎶 https://t.co/IxJYh4aBOO
Retweeted by Scott TadmanGoogle never even gave Ed Lee, San Francisco's first Asian mayor, a proper image when you search for SF's mayor. He… https://t.co/d7QC8WZhh6
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis might be the scariest question ever on diy.SE (!!!) https://t.co/ATT4u80t90
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI’m investing in Bitcoin because what I’m looking for is the market volatility of Weimar Germany combined with the… https://t.co/XnUGoIEgth
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanretweet if your first IDE was blue https://t.co/cECBrnYsXa
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12/12
2017
It's been a little over a year since Universal accidentally uploaded this masterpiece of video editing to youtube https://t.co/ZuFl1JkjpK
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSorry, I can't hear you over the sound of clown shoes squeaking. https://t.co/ElQ0t0V1RTTechnically, Sartre said "Hell is Utherpëepl," which was an Ikea closet organizer of the age. https://t.co/N9gq8YieC8
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @HBO French people are also sending fewer letters by mail. Now, for about $34 a month, postal workers will visit lo… https://t.co/Faw0vBJUe6
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBitcoin really hasn't turned out even remotely as it was intended to. - Rather than a currency, it's become a spec… https://t.co/UnKaTeFHtS
Retweeted by Scott TadmanIf you work somewhere that makes a bunch of neat stuff, a pile sent over to the archive for employees or for the ar… https://t.co/Ko9EwQFSXC
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI don't understand what this is but I'm pretty sure I need one. #TedNelsonMail https://t.co/By0dTTYCCu
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSome questions for reporters to ask Netflix: —How many employees have access to people's viewing habits? —Are there… https://t.co/MEEGJD5YUt
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanthis translator did not know the english word “necromancer” but they improvised and honestly this is better https://t.co/CdG42k39JW
Retweeted by Scott TadmanChild: Mum, can computers do emails? Me: Er. Um. What? Child: Can they send emails? Me (penny dropping): Like a… https://t.co/WKDS4yVVK5
Retweeted by Scott TadmanJust super amazing how people immediately see the problem with "what if an AI were designed to create paperclips at… https://t.co/3LHNraK9mK
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis is incredibly satisfying https://t.co/CSYyb4Lbse
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI started my career at GCHQ (& v close w/ NSA), then worked with US tech cos Was a huge culture shock for me to go… https://t.co/j5CcSgnNQE
Retweeted by Scott TadmanFor all the cats in the textmode art scene: get ready to contribute to the biggest release ever released. More deli… https://t.co/7G4F57iDld
Retweeted by Scott TadmanYou can do it!! Want a Circuit Playground? Tell me what you would make! Neopixels, sound, light, motion, temp senso… https://t.co/oKqwLAYOMR
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12/11
2017
My kids asked me if I had heard of a YouTuber named Weird Al Yankovic.
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @RalphConforti @Canardiain @Sean_YYZ @streetcarmuseum A more dignified end would be pushing it into the lake. This is really clumsy stuff!I hate it when comics get political. Comics should be like when two Jews in the 1930s wrote about a refugee fleeing… https://t.co/VvXiBM2qcm
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanshe'll be with us, always https://t.co/BvqIYNPT0n
Retweeted by Scott Tadmannormal video game controllers https://t.co/IpvAMV1Pen
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12/10
2017
Don't we all. https://t.co/wXN2GDRPjf
Retweeted by Scott TadmanJohn Wick is so pure. I love these movies. They ask nothing of me but to love dogs and believe in a worldwide consp… https://t.co/q49UL8ICH4
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanwhy did the uss patreon self destruct
Retweeted by Scott TadmanA good time to note that when convicts who are highly trained wildfire fighters are released from prison, they are… https://t.co/ypHKtuzBdA
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBitcoin On Path To Functioning Just Like Real Currency After Small Concentration Of People Acquire Majority Of It… https://t.co/T0fr1X6d3Q
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @mcclure111 https://t.co/zLb1L7y9nu has some great options. Couple of locations around town.Badass mischief https://t.co/HDi2wQJFN9
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanan trivia: the words apron, adder, auger, and umpire were originally napron, nadder, nauger, and numpire, but "lost… https://t.co/9uieZvwsxn
Retweeted by Scott TadmanDear @Patreon: Remember that one time Netflix was like "We're gonna split into a DVD service called Qwikster and a… https://t.co/tMVucRzyKS
Retweeted by Scott TadmanA boy asked his bitcoin-investing dad for 1 bitcoin for his birthday. Dad: What? $15,554??? $14,354 is a lot of m… https://t.co/O3Sl7i2lrc
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @davidpellerin @acloudguru Do you get an honorific at higher levels of certification?Kinda wish every conspiracy theorist got to spend a week project-managing an enterprise migration to single sign-on.
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI spent far too long this morning both staring at all this snow and making this perfectly looping video. https://t.co/jTo3uTcej2
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @selfcestry never forget what happened when sega tried to tell platinum to take off the glasses https://t.co/6gdxrsO6Wg
Retweeted by Scott TadmanUpcoming 3rd person cat adventure in futuristic city = @HKdevblog https://t.co/liUwzmQ0n5
Retweeted by Scott TadmanNew piece: Burnout https://t.co/i5bWzizqWn
Retweeted by Scott TadmanTwitter doesn't know how Twitter works Facebook doesn't know how Facebook works Patreon doesn't know how Patreon wo… https://t.co/KPjgzPt8Pz
Retweeted by Scott TadmanWOW, PATREON. FUCK. https://t.co/9fPpOrDk1I
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12/9
2017
"Market price" for avocado toast has to be the most L.A. thing to have ever L.A.-ed. https://t.co/eTGsXA3k9h
Retweeted by Scott TadmanAgain and again @MargaretAtwood has pointed people to my blog and to my work and it has been tremendously kind, and… https://t.co/Qbcr4X6fRd
Retweeted by Scott Tadmani love sound techs https://t.co/Bz6rolSi74
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBitcoin is Beanie Babies for people who think Soylent is food
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @psobot Cellular providers seem singularly uninterested in blocking these obvious phishing attempts. It's borderline criminal. CRTC, hello?Jesus https://t.co/fLl2HBkob1
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @trichardpdx @jparkABC It’s a jolf gaunt this weekend. Get with the program.Toronto moment of 2017: Racoon causes a delay on the #TTC #cp24 https://t.co/zKYcyj7pS5
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanit really does speak to the economic fragility of making stuff online that one website changing one policy can ruin… https://t.co/wVpYmZcRi9
Retweeted by Scott TadmanDiscrete breadboard version of 555 timer by @TubeTimeUS spotted at @EMSL during Silicon Valley Hardware meetup!… https://t.co/SPM3idcO8T
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI enjoy a lot of sci-fi but when an author ports 20th-century social norms into the future w/o comment I get distracted wondering why
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI mean if your ultra-futuristic society with FTL travel & super-AI is still mostly run by men, that’s a clear message you’re sending
Retweeted by Scott Tadman'Accidental Wes Anderson' what a concept. https://t.co/FRhvb5uCsD
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis is incredibly exciting. My favorite thing about the Ember/Rust RFC process (which was brought to Yarn) is that… https://t.co/crzXYBGrbL
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis Tweet from @ArthurGotJokess has been withheld in response to a report from the copyright holder.
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12/8
2017
Here's what I think is happening with @Patreon - this year they raised $60m in Series C venture funds at a valuatio… https://t.co/JOkgZ9h9f8
Retweeted by Scott TadmanDid the math on my Patreon pledges. Creators will get 4.62% more I'm going to pay 8.67% more The actual fees to p… https://t.co/NQnguejUoz
Retweeted by Scott Tadmanso what you are saying is, Century Fox is now Disney which means the Alien franchise is now Disney which means Xe… https://t.co/a2Fm8SX1Uj
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSo, I just got downsized due to a merger. If anyone knows of a place looking for a mostly back-end engineer working… https://t.co/EGP4yyWUIG
Retweeted by Scott TadmanWell done @BBCNews, well done. https://t.co/SBq5MGoEeS
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThanks for breaking it, @Patreon @jackconte @PatreonSupport https://t.co/RLhp7oXnXM
Retweeted by Scott Tadmannot sure if your favorite game is on @itchio? it's easy to find out! ① google for "itch" plus the name of the gam… https://t.co/8IGJLCDMMO
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @neville_park Would opera glasses be too hipster?Patreon's new policy of charging donors flat transaction fees on every single donation totally undermines the advan… https://t.co/HVyIK2dC1X
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHey Toronto! We’re your newest public space underneath the Gardiner. We’re excited to finally announce the official… https://t.co/NkfrCIQTP9
Retweeted by Scott Tadman130,000 words. 250 pages. 24 chapters. One incredible era. Rocket Jump: #Quake and the Golden Era of First-Person S… https://t.co/YZsd2G3ZXU
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHmm. @Patreon is changing their fee guidelines. *Clears throat* Yo, I used to work in the credit card industry, so… https://t.co/NCruI4w40e
Retweeted by Scott TadmanDid some math and the changes to Patreon mean I’ll be spending 22% of my monthly Patreon pledge budget on fees. Uh.
Retweeted by Scott TadmanEvery person with a patreon: please pledge even just $1 it really helps!! @Patreon: we have decided to make it eco… https://t.co/XmBLiOTKsJ
Retweeted by Scott TadmanIt's a YES! Simply and fairly, #MarriageEquality is now law! Today our country can be truly proud. We did it togeth… https://t.co/gwBouJgtM9
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12/7
2017

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