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I make things. They'll probably come back to haunt me in a few years' time. YOUTUBE: https://t.co/sPckzShxW6 FB: https://t.co/zF450hHAvo IG/SNAPCHAT: tomscottgo

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@Parax It seemed like a really easy climb to me! But then, I was driving.
6/23
2017
@AndrewWK @neonshudder Okay I'm going to see if I can clear my diary and go to the London tour date nowUpdate: I have found out that @AndrewWK once covered the Mickey Mouse March and it's everything I hoped it'd be https://t.co/iyCAIj0mjzThis is the kind of joke that’s going to amuse me for hours but is going to completely bomb with the rest of the world♫ Who’s the leader of the club that’s made for you and me ♫ https://t.co/FUfS5xOHIt @garybrannan Rough news from the comments this week. https://t.co/krQNVHK4c7New Citation Needed! The last of @willseaward's two episodes, as we battle Julie D'Aubigny and Dueling Scars: https://t.co/r4xu4At2lr @hannahnicklin This was genuinely making me nervous, well done!
6/22
2017
@flashboy IT’S BACK @DRG_physics Alas, I count as “commercial use”, so there’s a lot I can’t get away with! @ItsMeRonanT Ha! No idea how that works, but glad it helped :)
6/21
2017
@cr3 I will happily read these into a voiceover microphone if you like @iamdanw I have this theme tune in my head now, thanks https://t.co/4VaGxmvUBQ @garybrannan "At least he had a good innings"
6/20
2017
@standupmaths Always. @ianvisits That’s for the subscription premium channel.If you can find this bench before 8:45pm, Matt and I will be sat on it. https://t.co/gWHAYT20V9 @MDisraeli I haven't, I'll put it on my list!New video! The runways of fire that let WW2 planes land in thick fog: https://t.co/jNGE5bzpdj @SparklingBlue Nope, UK only, but thank you anyway! @flashboy https://t.co/JsXyGYtneq
6/19
2017
If anyone was wondering, yes, saying "Alexa, play William Shatner's Common People" in a YouTube video does do exact… https://t.co/C0DrUK09SR @unnamedculprit Thanks very much to @hannahwitton for helping out, despite us forgetting to warn her that we were f… https://t.co/jQzWFrqe5uEvery six months @unnamedculprit and I go through the odd things bought with our Amazon affiliate link. This time,… https://t.co/xD7NTIBrPl
6/17
2017
@LizardFTI Fair. I'm going to do my best with this one :)Spent a lovely afternoon in Dorset, filming a thing that's technically impossible to film. It's going to be an interesting video to edit… @EwaSR Surprised this isn’t already your Twitter display name tbh
6/16
2017
This week's Citation Needed has been postponed for a week due to the news from Grenfell Tower. We'll be back on the… https://t.co/IwbdNrw03F
6/15
2017
@ameliahills67 Glad it came in handy, I guess :) @Dr_Black Lovely to see you too! And thanks :)I got a new camera and the slow-motion mode’s pretty good https://t.co/DR9KrC6yls
6/14
2017
I am a terrible friend https://t.co/0cprq0p8ZhI once accidentally put a table name in quotes and replaced ~1,000 pages of a site with the word "content". On a li… https://t.co/GOoXSMvxfq
6/13
2017
@waxpancake I know two people who tried it! Good: may have avoided the “only nerds buy it” stigma of Soylent. Bad:… https://t.co/7pL2XflmUF @ravenevermore It got... soft. @ErayMitrani @MuseumofFailure There's an old showbiz saying: always leave 'em wanting more :)LIFE ADVICE: Do not buy cheap offbrand battery chargers, no matter how much you think you'll save. My new one just tried to melt itself.New video! The Museum of Failure: https://t.co/8H3RsTLI5q (thanks to all the @MuseumOfFailure team!)In hindsight, "going viral" was not the greatest title for a talk at an NHS conference (thanks to everyone there,… https://t.co/qvQVSOUFlN @museumofcomm Congratulations :)
6/12
2017
Incredible work, as ever, from @CDisillusion, debunking a viral CGI-filled ad with style: https://t.co/Lq4Glli4ZX @H_Ericsson @garybrannan I’m not going to try and do a “we rate dogs” ripoff or anything here, but those are good goslings @Timtothewild Congratulations!(That joke designed for the small intersection of people who get references to both modern horror films and appalling 80s novelty pop songs)ME: ha, I just thought up "babadook dook dook, push pineapple shake a tree" INTERNET: made that 18 months ago mate https://t.co/HvZrnStGQO @Bromley_1984 I'm not going to try and do a "we rate dogs" or anything here, but those are good goslings
6/11
2017
I'd just like to show everyone this excellent duck I saw the other day. Carry on. https://t.co/S7RcMNI4YTOn today's Park Bench, why you won't hear @unnamedculprit sing: https://t.co/aqgDPKIFIP @computermuseum The 1512 was the first model of computer I ever used. There was a lot of nostalgia in that video!Last week, I filmed at the Cambridge @computermuseum, including a video for their channel on the Amstrad 1512: https://t.co/CZW9KuNpC9
6/10
2017
@flashboy NiceI guess that video I just recorded about encryption backdoors can wait a week or two.
6/9
2017
This week's Citation Needed is on the top half of YouTube's UK Trending page. I did not expect that. From all the team: thank you, everyone! @garybrannan I have no explanation for this @jayforeman That cue dot you added was genius! I am genuinely annoyed I've never thought of doing that. @garybrannan Panthers?New Citation Needed! After all, it's a slow news day. Featuring guest @willseaward, and the Stephens Island Wren: https://t.co/YQTU6JYYlDFilming on a windy Park Bench with @unnamedculprit and guest @hannahwitton! This is not going to be PG-rated… https://t.co/Fw8sXXmBAyRegistered to vote? 1. Find your polling station: https://t.co/D3VRlUqENS 2. A polling card isn't required 3. Polls close at 10pm 4. Vote!
Retweeted by Tom Scott @schrodingerskit Oh wow, good luck! I'm fairly sure that's the one @InesLauraDawson is also on: you two may already… https://t.co/01enSYjM0T
6/8
2017
After 40 years, the mysterious #Wowsignal has been finally solved. Link to the Center for Planetary Science:… https://t.co/ITs6vuolUw
Retweeted by Tom Scott
6/7
2017
12-hour day filming videos with the brilliant @tomek on camera. Exhausting, but the results should be worth it! @mothdust @Deuterpacks @KFC_UKI Update: this is totally not Nashville Hot chicken. It’s nice, don’t get me wrong, b… https://t.co/BNtyD0yaL7
6/6
2017
@mooloor_ Then you need to get annoyed with standard style guides, not with me! https://t.co/eaNVbL6NGJ @LEMacKz @AEOUD I've done that talk three times now; twice that joke brought the house down and once it got no resp… https://t.co/fwOb8Cu5Wr @dave_korb 10/10 geese, well done @Dr_FalKoopa Thanks! ...I think. @tef FYI I’m reading your current display name in the style of the Prodigy: “I’m the trouble starter / duck appreciator”New video! Blocking people in real life, my talk from last week's @AEOUD: https://t.co/N1MRCiN73w @Falco_Eagle @unnamedculprit As long as you don't touch it at all, I think so! I almost always use it with an exter… https://t.co/HbGAVqlh1t @mr_waddlewaddle I'm amazed it's still in use! That's brilliant, thanks for letting me know :)
6/5
2017
@sallylepage Not just me, then!soon, Londoners will bravely stand in defiance of their hangovers and go for the Brunch Against Terror https://t.co/YNP0q0saur
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6/4
2017
@thixotropic That is exactly the video I was hoping it was going to be :)ANYWAY if you want to see all the references in my YouTube algorithm video, here! With @unnamedculprit and goslings: https://t.co/XSIM69n7AJI'm like the Icarus of terrible pop culture references https://t.co/5BUr8mONcbThis is the second most obnoxious obscure reference I’ve ever made and I’m still not sorry about it https://t.co/o6pc18gjqc @phototropy I've never actually seen it, but at some point I just picked it up through some sort of osmosis from Americans.Doing final checks on the Citation Needed episode for Thursday, and bloody hell it's a good one. Featuring guest pa… https://t.co/2e0rJItfPB
6/3
2017

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