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Aaron van Dorn @aaronvandorn Jersey City, NJ

Sometime writer and (mostly) analog photography | Award winning chili maker

1,785 Following   489 Followers   33,509 Tweets

Joined Twitter 11/11/08


A Take of Two Tweets https://t.co/88fc6jP5yP @ZiaJD I can't find her exact recipe, but this is pretty close. The biscuits get really buttery and crispy on the b… https://t.co/jjyHdhfkjo @erstwhileboffin Ha, oh you mean the ugliest building in Hudson County, across from Healey's Tavern. I definitely d… https://t.co/dSlvSwE4ow @erstwhileboffin Agreed on that, as well as the handful of anti homeless measures they've put in lately. @erstwhileboffin Bondage building? @erstwhileboffin I like the new courthouse. But I also like the JS PATH Plaza, so ymmv.Look at this thicc ass horse https://t.co/NkBC4rhZl9 @ZiaJD Okay, all this is deeply trash, but my mom used to bake chicken with peaches and Bisquick and it was legit.
2/19
2020
Samuel R Delany is one of the most important living SF writers. Three of his classic novels, Babel 17, Nova, and "S… https://t.co/UZaqq7XkLf
Retweeted by Aaron van Dorn @agraybee @dcinsb Debt forgiveness is a terrible policy that will disproportionately benefit well off white people,… https://t.co/QM0nhLSdou @agraybee 7% of the population have student loans.I cannot believe this is offered as a serious take. "'Bernie Bros' don't exist, but also? They're awesome." https://t.co/zqSRmUkikWPrimal Scream's "XTRMNTR" is up on streaming when it wasn't a few weeks ago. That album rules and you should listen… https://t.co/tzVAa6s8qhThe people Sanders has chosen to surround himself with give me persistent concerns about his judgement. https://t.co/Xw8JAxM4S0 @CahnEmily Garlic press all day, don't even need to peel them."Auto racing" https://t.co/lkGB14Sl1pTrump really putting the lessons he's learned this year into practice today.Trump really giving comforting the afflicted today. https://t.co/PRoACa0ZEOThere is no moral calculus where tacitly voting for Trump over Bloomberg is appropriate, and Bloomberg is awful. https://t.co/vmzIlpjheMWho is this for https://t.co/x64jPA9Hon @jfruh (this is obviously a feature for some and a bug for others, and I doubt that national Dems would stay away f… https://t.co/gfh5KKmVtx @jfruh Hard to say, but looking at Trump, another candidate outside of the main party structure, his admin has been… https://t.co/QPmxC2ZAyl @jfruh All of this is true, but his performative independence also had negative impacts on how his supporters appro… https://t.co/WBMZyLFXZaLot of great stuff linked from this article. https://t.co/1LsnffGWgj @ZachIsHere @SportingKC @JRiegerCo "Sport whiskey"I like it. https://t.co/Kg8Go13t4f @comradebutt I read it as an effort to visualize Ren's internal emotional struggle (since he wasn't translucent), b… https://t.co/zxiBX8SfeZ @MarketUrbanism @erstwhileboffin @OldUrbanist I believe that whole strip of Communipaw is zoned as automobile retai… https://t.co/1Xmkqqdz0Z @grmartin Counterpoint: it is goodVerne, abandoning himself into sleep. https://t.co/by03Ui7dy3
2/18
2020
The cultural wishcasting that surrounds Sanders would cause his supporters to have a cringe-induced embolism if it… https://t.co/CbX6nfZTIVSunshine bois https://t.co/ZsOvpBPw1ZScreamidelica is one of the most perfect records ever made and Andrew Weatherall had the vision to make it a reali… https://t.co/7YyvG9GRoI
Retweeted by Aaron van DornBy Tuesday, we'll have all decided that this "Doxxing a Nigerian" thing is beneath us to talk about.We're watching "American Factory," and I cannot believe the access these folks got. Fuyao's lawyers should be fired. @DavidKlion Have you considered becoming a Bloomberg supporter? You seem to have the stop and frisk vibe down. https://t.co/CRsE8BhBtf
Retweeted by Aaron van Dorn @terrencemcd Huckleberry Finn has been canceled. @comradebutt Shocking @comradebutt Only the trailer. It's more of a hatred of its existence.Real left turn here. https://t.co/cLsINzFmsaI cannot express how much I hate the Harrison Ford CGI dog movie. @eatsmorechicken Just absolutely beating the shit out of lazy ass normal locusts.It's way too early for this shit https://t.co/xwTtEjz36t
Retweeted by Aaron van Dorn @drozdal That is very specific, and I'm here for it.This site is incredible. https://t.co/UjQTWo689M
2/17
2020
@ZiaJD It's a satisfying thing to have done. @ZiaJD I logged everything into Discogs, too, as long as I had them out anyway. Now everything's in there, I intend… https://t.co/VUP8WOVHpbThis album is so good. https://t.co/jEjMRwMUI1It took me twelve hours, but the Great Album Sorting of 2020 is over. It turns out I have 470 albums.2/2 And, because that supermajority has been a conservative dream for the last 50 years, nothing Trump does between… https://t.co/8wqKnzp4Nf
Retweeted by Aaron van DornBeing a teenager is difficult and involves going through some pretty dark emotional territory, but luckily for most… https://t.co/nNc2nyqYHq#Blessed to have missed the entirety of Pete Buttigieg Nigerian Sockpuppet Discourse. @terrencemcd She's asking "Can I keep the money?" when she should be asking, "Can I keep the money and not have peo… https://t.co/hdPHFXJuqiEugenics, huh. @dengaterade This is madness and I will not stand for itSnickerdoodles. https://t.co/Pgv3mNRvSd @Ceilidhann @FemaleCritics It's gorgeous, but I kinda thought Malkovich makes Osmond such an obviously evil person… https://t.co/f1QKc9nqsi @jeevesandesti What's this now? I'm watching a film I've seen thirty times.Mark, I would like you to visit one of our nation's coasts and walk into the sea and keep going. https://t.co/BNrPIkYxC3 @jeevesandesti I certainly get the impulse. I often think of things I love (eg, Built to Spill's albums "Perfect Fr… https://t.co/cKF9IXPOtEA precious angel. https://t.co/WhsSmiIiz1 @jeevesandesti Why would you want to narrow things like that? @jeevesandesti I see those Happily Ever After books about Elizabeth and Darcy, and I've never been tempted. But I d… https://t.co/G2ObLG856C @jeevesandesti I don't know that I could even come up with who I thin should play Elizabeth, because in my head she's so much *me* @jeevesandesti That's true, and it's a great adaptation. I just have such a personal relationship to the book it's… https://t.co/elNFS1rtVF @grmartin Now it's yours, sorry @jeevesandesti More obscure. I just feel like Darcy should be pricklier and more of an asshole. A young Paul Giamat… https://t.co/aTe4APnDHM @jeevesandesti (not my Mr Darcy, come at me, Twitter) @jeevesandesti Colin Firth, reprising his Colin Firthieth role"This Must Be the Place" is entirely pure and without sin. @jeevesandesti Fair, entirely fair. But more of a reversion to mean, tbh.I forgot how much of this Jerry Harrison spends playing guitar.Slicked-back ByrneI was *obsessed* with "Burning Down the House" when I was five.This band is so greatThere's a lot of reasons to love this movie, but the way it builds up through the stages of the band is just so cool.Chris Frantz looks like Tom Hanks' best friend I an 80s comedy."Heaven" is a very twenties song, and I love/hate it immensely.I've looked up the French part of "Psycho Killer" multiple times and I still don't remember what it means.We've reached the "Stop Making Sense" portion of Stacey being out of town, for those keeping track. @ColesStreetPoth He's always a delight. @squarelyrooted Okay, but I completely do not understand this take. @ColesStreetPoth Saw him at Union Hall years ago, and oh man. Incredible.Ross Perot didn't die and go to hell to put up with this shit https://t.co/PW4EQcuTfyI love it when I thought to slip the receipt into something for future me to find. RIP Threshold Audio! https://t.co/8BrJwWOy7qU turn https://t.co/tjrCd4QJZRKeeping it rolling. https://t.co/EPjxtBUVLyDo as you're told https://t.co/avXeiqvTzB @kevinaskevin Dammit!Oh, we're deep in it now, folks https://t.co/615fzrloVK @squarelyrooted Two years ago, a Red Scare allegory about a mute woman fucking a fishman won best picture, and it w… https://t.co/2fgGzP31v7If you don't have a wine stand next to your tub, all I can say is, you're not loving your best life https://t.co/aqOVtiLZEAUpdate https://t.co/IZ1cynFMqG @comradebutt It's very strange, magical thinking. @agraybee Internet radio [checks notes] Matt BruenigTIL Matt Bruenig is an internet rando https://t.co/E4YqPc8YZrI'm probably about 45% of the way done now, and my Discogs is much more robust looking. @thisismaz @amazon Not every aspect of our dystopia is hellish. @thisismaz @amazon Purchase, I'd assume, but I imagine they'd be willing to work with you. Their customer support is pretty great.
2/16
2020
@thisismaz @amazon Call their customer service. They answer quickly. I think you've got an hour or so grace period.
2/15
2020

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