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Classics/Old Testament 4th year undergrad @UniOfOxford. Some combination of German sense and American sensibility.

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Joined Twitter 6/24/20


I’m told that many Germans are stockpiling cheese and sausages in anticipation of a COVID lockdown — planning, in o… https://t.co/sz2Dv2GLtp
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11/20
2020
@andrewsillett Doesn’t even need a wig for the khaleesi blonde hair
11/14
2020
Dominic's next job could be in cyber (he just doesn't know it yet) https://t.co/fCMD77oWPB
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11/13
2020
I have scheduled the press conference that was at the Four Seasons Total Landscaping and which you were probably s… https://t.co/Ofk00S9zHr
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11/10
2020
walking down amsterdam avenue, wearing a mask, shouting "key race alert" at no one in particular
Retweeted by Anna HerzogThe front page of The New York Times for Nov. 8, 2020. https://t.co/5JAX6te8sM
Retweeted by Anna HerzogWe did it, @JoeBiden. https://t.co/oCgeylsjB4
Retweeted by Anna HerzogEnd of an error
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11/7
2020
but when the world needed him most, he vanished https://t.co/QRKxGx9pZJ
Retweeted by Anna HerzogIts a CNN and rice pudding for breakfast kind of morning.
11/4
2020
It’s a The Princess Bride and copious amounts of wine kind of night.
11/3
2020
After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle wit… https://t.co/ytnp40yMrT
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10/27
2020
covid symptoms? haha no i have Ovid symptoms: crying and throwing my dictionary at the wall after approx 15 lines of metamorphoses
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10/25
2020
@ArmandDAngour I've looked at Gad and Dan in Deut 33:20-2 as being quite rare examples of leonine qualities being p… https://t.co/S7pYqgqLeCI like lions. https://t.co/ROjBGQRC5L
10/24
2020
Free Italian-Greek fusion restaurant name: Gnocchi Σεαυτόν
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10/19
2020
“Okay, so you want to me run at him like a lion that lights on a large carcass and finds a horned stag or wild goat… https://t.co/QIAHVKT0Pl
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10/17
2020
Signed sealed AND (by some miracle) delivered!! https://t.co/WrlG0HOLhn
10/12
2020
@badphilologist Congratulations!!
10/10
2020
Key broke off in my bike lock today :(( any and all suggestions as to how to salvage lock very much welcome
9/20
2020
girls will be like Noooooo he’s just πολύτροπος ... like sweety no..... he’s a male manipulator.......
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9/11
2020
Currently somewhere in the middle which is NOT a happy medium let me tell you.As someone who went through both the US and UK undergrad admissions process, I am very confused by the US graduate… https://t.co/XNN7YsaW8o
8/26
2020
Watching the Champions League final through a German vpn has confirmed my suspicions that I only understand German… https://t.co/TE30dWBt0z
8/23
2020
@badphilologist Sad to see you go! Good luck with Armenian :))
8/20
2020
"So if you take one thing from my words tonight, it is this: If you think things cannot possibly get worse, trust m… https://t.co/q7sabFq0E1
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8/18
2020
@badphilologist Don't you already know Sanskrit.... (but also don't leave me to reckon with the Rabbis alone!)Worcester College, Oxford has just confirmed that it has confirmed the places of all of their UK offer holders, irr… https://t.co/qo4CulxHpW
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8/14
2020
Having daughters doesn’t make you a good man, respecting them does. @AOC just smashed the most common and tired log… https://t.co/kIr8KlIT91
Retweeted by Anna Herzogdiss supervisor: so how are you getting on with reading? me: https://t.co/hKa4MbsQG7
7/23
2020
@badphilologist Yes please for my sake stop studying
7/19
2020
Okay here goes! As promised, a thread to show you how to translate, from the original Babylonian cuneiform, a law f… https://t.co/7D8rQ4EkRh
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7/18
2020
The cake meme confuses me and is making me feel as if I’ve landed in a twitter version of Trimalchio’s dinner party.
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7/15
2020
If you can read "Author of Essays Historical and Moral" without slipping into the tune of "I am the Very Model of a… https://t.co/mptlQ9PXe9Today's reading: Lectures on the sacred poetry of the Hebrews; translated from the Latin of the Right Rev. Robert L… https://t.co/KPjZNiWFwh
7/14
2020
Leaving is scary and can take a long, long time. https://t.co/6RE8HDTv33
Retweeted by Anna HerzogTurns out you cannot, in fact, teach an old dog new tricks https://t.co/wotGrUDg1l
7/13
2020
Obsessed https://t.co/2TkfNHSurs
7/12
2020
@IdaOstenberg @agnieszkasshoes Tish B’Av as the date of the destructions of both Solomon’s and the Second Temple, a… https://t.co/lS499fvo7M
7/11
2020
From “utepils” (Norwegian, “beer that is enjoyed outside, particularly on the first hot day of the year”) to “mbuki… https://t.co/XO0jO2YpC5
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7/7
2020
Wanna open up your closet tonight? https://t.co/qcaWeIHDIX
Retweeted by Anna HerzogSo the blonde in the background told me she’s a nurse 🤦🏼‍♀️ #PubsOpening https://t.co/i5iRdLB7U6
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7/5
2020
I will not consider lockdown to be over until the Guardian can safely send two nitwits to a restaurant in the Blind Date column.
Retweeted by Anna Herzogam faced with q a major cultural identity crisis this evening, do I: a) watch Hamilton b) watch Bayern in the DFB… https://t.co/aiwFIRHcJC
7/4
2020
Congratulations to Will Heller, 26, who, after a month at a Zen silent-meditation retreat, returned to his job at G… https://t.co/1R21AaZ0E7
Retweeted by Anna Herzog“Mr. President, it's too much.” https://t.co/WEebjiPKgj
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7/3
2020
Boggis, Bunce and Bean. One fat, one short, one lean. These horrible crooks, so different in looks, were nonetheles… https://t.co/iZGvS3MGgh @badphilologist maybe I'll see if I can submit my SAT scores instead... @badphilologist what do you think the chances of them waiving it are (as someone yet to return to maths after a 3 year hiatus)? @ZeitgeistPub will you be showing the Pokal final match on Saturday night?
7/2
2020
"In my thirteenth consulship the senate, the equestrian order and the whole people of Rome gave me the title of Fat… https://t.co/T9l0Xdkszi
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7/1
2020
https://t.co/x72cZuV1G0 @andrewsillett Also not sure my flat mates would appreciate the comparison... @andrewsillett *face palm*Today I learnt that afternoons on Classic FM are sponsored by Davidstow cheddar. Of course it is.“A humanities degree can hold the key to a number of professions.” #SHAPE subjects – Social Sciences, Humanities &… https://t.co/WVCTdPsVmr
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6/30
2020
#ClassicsTwitter #poetry https://t.co/S7zgCES2q3
Retweeted by Anna HerzogRIP to all the kids that died for our entertainment on Raven on CBBC❤️
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6/29
2020
Greek and Roman statues were often painted, but assumptions about race and aesthetics have suppressed this truth. N… https://t.co/BcXoVTAMnh
Retweeted by Anna HerzogYou will also be able to meet the tutors in some of the humanities subjects at our virtual #OxOpenDay2020... and fi… https://t.co/oVgWLkuJIt
Retweeted by Anna HerzogToday I made some shorts out of an old towel in an attempt to be physically productive through some medium other th… https://t.co/IrRqUp4VGbMy Oma sends me a bag of Studentenfutter and a block of marzipan for my birthday every year. Will be watching out f… https://t.co/GGOkk8ceYK
6/28
2020
Is it still comic relief if you're crying at the end?? https://t.co/q1eG0OozrxBiden should pick Tammy Duckworth as his running mate because she’s the anti-Trump, the antidote to the ugliness he… https://t.co/YMPp4qpoXD
Retweeted by Anna Herzog @blaise_malaba taking a break from his Economics PhD to sing some Rossini on the ROH live stream is such a mood. IM… https://t.co/pbjPKgI6b7Would have paid the £5 to see this standing in U65 so quite nice to watch from the sofa and actually be able to, yo… https://t.co/3mdiv9HcS7‘Along with Stem, Shape subjects have the potential to open up the full extent of our humanity, to help shape a wel… https://t.co/1xVebuTVEG
Retweeted by Anna HerzogI would have never said anything like that on Twitter before, but people need to wake up and realize the president… https://t.co/gU4Z6a0v6c
Retweeted by Anna HerzogIt's a big problem that only women writers/ translators/ scholars are imagined to have a gender. Nobody ever asked… https://t.co/cX3LRie6pd
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6/27
2020
I could really get behind this ballet's golden couples do ballet's greatest hits thing. Reece and Fumi on tomorrow… https://t.co/BDSTD9YMJaReporter points to recent indoor events in Tulsa and Arizona and asks Pence: “How can you say the campaign is not p… https://t.co/pAkKVC0LIV
Retweeted by Anna Herzog"It changes you as a person and as a police officer." Before Inspector Halweg graduated from the police academy, he… https://t.co/TYEi5UTWyx
Retweeted by Anna HerzogDas Museum hat ganz normal geöffnet, allerdings finden aktuell keine Veranstaltungen statt. Bitte beachten Sie bei… https://t.co/Gc43a4Bn36
Retweeted by Anna HerzogYoung Herzog birthday cake of choice :(( topped only by Pillsbury Funfetti from a box with extra sprinkles. https://t.co/AeaVoX4ycfToday I am wallowing but in reality I have been getting 3000x more sleep and putting out 2486 fewer fires than I wo… https://t.co/S5rt1PGH3m"The idea that the world is split into an East and a West, two warring blocks with opposing cultures, has been care… https://t.co/26RDyNg3GZ
Retweeted by Anna HerzogOn the tube. The only people not wearing a mask are men. What is this telling me? I have yet to see a woman not wearing one.
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6/26
2020
um als mann eine statue zu bekommen, muss man richtig was getan haben (länder geplündert, menschen unterworfen, kri… https://t.co/EoqYGqtri4
Retweeted by Anna HerzogMissed this by 1 day last year after being blown away by their Antigone in 2018. Beyond excited to be able to watch… https://t.co/ge37VmkXxACannot wait to be in the (living) room when it happens https://t.co/7xq5jKUGgbStolen from FB https://t.co/dv8M9OCaLG
Retweeted by Anna HerzogData from @digitalsci show just how much the pandemic is holding back female researchers. Female first-author paper… https://t.co/g6XrYYs5LR
Retweeted by Anna HerzogLet us go then you and I When evening is spread out against the sky like a big pizza pie that's amore
Retweeted by Anna HerzogVirgil's second eclogue be like https://t.co/KqiE4ezKjU
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6/25
2020

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