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Aemilia Scott @aemiliascott Los Angeles, CA

Filmmaker. Occasional essayist. Looking to make 17 bucks the hard way.

700 Following   335 Followers   122 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/23/09


4/ This isn't Dunder-Mifflin, it's a global pandemic. Trump needs to be documented in a locked-off two shot with… https://t.co/EoVLNE0uwJ3/ Every time Trump shuffles his papers awkwardly and the camera operator does a micro zoom, somebody dies. Every… https://t.co/MCBIaTrTrF2/ When you choose to wander over into the aesthetic style of mockumentary (Veep, The Office, etc.) you think you'… https://t.co/ahHVzUwU9L1/ Axios Trump interview filmmaker hot take: I think the camera operator and editor of @axios should be sent to b… https://t.co/MMPasEaHty
8/4
2020
How moving. And now we're only a few hours away from realizing that this bridge is actually called the John Lewis… https://t.co/m6MIkm7obW
7/26
2020
@dan_aho Just trying to contribute where I can.Auntifa! #PortlandMoms https://t.co/kCCKI0jSWq
7/22
2020
Journalists need to be responsible and behave like historians now. To say John Lewis was “an icon of the civil rig… https://t.co/xM9Md64FxUAs we mourn the loss of both John Lewis and C.T. Vivian, let us not forgot the role that the police and the carcera… https://t.co/eqMRtUR92U
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7/18
2020
How are those bootstraps working out for you, Norquist? https://t.co/eSOzuLRcrz
7/9
2020
@LaurieMaier Thank you! 🎥🖤 @ScottWamplerBMD Just give in to it.
6/22
2020
If you’re playing to a small house, just keep the set short. Also don’t test out the 30 minute alt-comedy bit abou… https://t.co/p0Uacxko2w
6/21
2020
Imagine a world where this man weren’t so angry and lonely because at some point someone said, “hey buddy. Daybies… https://t.co/mxqfm54hmq
6/20
2020
1. This is Opal Lee, the force behind the movement to make #Juneteenth a national holiday. Also known as Freedom Da… https://t.co/NK7wv3qTlY
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottWhen fascism comes to America, it will come as a youth pastor in pre-distressed jeans. https://t.co/VTdahd07W43/ “And this is why all efforts to escape from the grimness of the present into nostalgia for a still intact past,… https://t.co/ewdJnqqQT02/ “The subterranean stream of Western history has finally come to the surface and usurped the dignity of our trad… https://t.co/9rAhhDmC0P1/ "We can no longer afford to take that which was good in the past and simply call it our heritage, to discard th… https://t.co/wTvOk4rtQZ
6/19
2020
Look. Just support the candidate who gets his people so excited they have to give him the airhorn. That's how you… https://t.co/skFTygcP1i
6/17
2020
#JusticeForToyin #JusticeForBreonna 🟥🟧🟨🟩🟦🟪 #JusticeForRiahMilton #JusticeForRemmieFells #JusticeForTonyMcDade @jbouie Like that time when ANTIFA poisoned me with three food cart kebabs and most of a bottle of red wine.I’m not going to let up on this. We need an investigation into whether Bill Barr ordered peaceful protesters to be… https://t.co/sH7DwAPaBn
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottI’m gonna go ahead and not take epidemiological advice from a person who thinks Keto is a word. #COVID19 #coronavirusGym reopening? Hard pass. All the data is pointing to presymptomatic transmission through breath droplets. Wipe… https://t.co/qjnQJp7GSz👏🏽THERE 👏🏼 IS 👏🏾 NO 👏🏿 VACCINE 👏🏻FOR 👏🏿 HIV👏🏼 https://t.co/pFalcC7Xv7Me: maybe I should check twitter again, I could jump back in, how bad could it be? America: https://t.co/pFalcC7Xv7
6/16
2020
While you guys are out there taking down statues here’s one of James Marion Sims at the Alabama Capitol in Montogom… https://t.co/pk4GEZDrzc
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6/13
2020
Very proud to amplify these voices in their demands. It's long overdue. https://t.co/ZHKaKaoT2Q
6/9
2020
I love strategy and disputation. But not now. Later, in city halls and state houses. Now is the time to declare w… https://t.co/2m1FOht2TVI’d like to present to you Exhibit A of the way my tribe, white academics, cuts off political action at the knees.… https://t.co/pj9LNCaxutArrest the cops who killed #BreonnaTaylor. https://t.co/VACcrfR3TM
6/8
2020
I understand that a person can disagree with Hillary, and that’s fine. But if you didn’t tell George W to STFU l… https://t.co/U6OelZwqkQKiTTins! #STFUHillary #flood https://t.co/0CbVC1CNX6Kittens! #STFUHillary https://t.co/XrBSt6UONtStop. This #STFUHillary is pure sexism, when we’re supposed to be soul searching. W spoke up, and he literally… https://t.co/kYcHFxEpai
6/7
2020
I just want to remind everyone that the whole saying goes, one bad apple SPOILS THE WHOLE BUNCH. The entire point… https://t.co/KARIKaVgLj
6/6
2020
Donald Trump's presidency is a civics lesson at gunpoint.ACTION: Justice for #BreonnaTaylor too. TODAY, June 5, would have been her 27th birthday. Racism also becomes sexis… https://t.co/EtmdTq8kfZ
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6/5
2020
When fascism comes to America, it will pull up in a hired tour bus called Adventure. #DCProtests #Fascism https://t.co/l51gYqKke6
6/4
2020
https://t.co/MVkY19tyhP https://t.co/mwZzAXTLWDDonald Trump's decision to violently confront peaceful protesters was not only an act of cowardice, but a direct af… https://t.co/FLO2AZQEnm
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottProtestor: “I love you all. You’re not my enemy. I would love to get to know you better and understand your point o… https://t.co/ze8vlVk8rP
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottSurvived and Punished NY Mutual Aid Summer Commissary Drive https://t.co/vc3gyWom7FCHICAGO WE HAVE UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT!! https://t.co/ybBkusRNvz https://t.co/y2qMbnydka
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottDeplatform the President who threatens violence, Jack. https://t.co/XhCNWR1M5j
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottThe look on a cops face when they realize they’re being filmed says everything. Rage and fear. Their life flashes b… https://t.co/vvKYg8qhUo
Retweeted by Aemilia Scott"My brothers and sisters, even in the midst of our broken hearts from our brother George who was ruthlessly taken a… https://t.co/CLKJNVoxxP
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6/3
2020
"Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees, to deprive the poor of their rights and… https://t.co/XpKhfJfIol
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottJoin me in supporting Movement for Black Lives via @actblue https://t.co/KBad0DfnMWPeoples City Council Freedom Fund https://t.co/qz7WCnyErGSaying “the protestors also killed George Floyd” is not misspeaking. It’s not a thing you can unsay. We see you… https://t.co/X9f6rL3gEFA merciless hit piece on my favorite journal, The Proceedings of the American Academy of This Amazing New Erection… https://t.co/2yoFyCwVFITrump actually threatened to bring in the military if mayors and governors DON’T use the national guard forcefully… https://t.co/lxFiSpAuckThis is Opus Dei level whitewashing. #firemichaelmoore https://t.co/wg2ph1PvcrPresident Trump is not a dictator & he doesn’t have the right to unilaterally deploy U.S. military across American… https://t.co/kygtASVUmy
Retweeted by Aemilia Scott @nicolefonsh I love this white person tariff game: If you’ve ever used that gif of Angela Bassett walking away fro… https://t.co/OV41cp6k4d
6/2
2020
Disagree. For normal people who voted for Trump, when he says "dominate the streets” it doesn't signal chaos, it s… https://t.co/Y9VOrTfoqDThis is an excellent thread on how to navigate the Union vs. Police Union cognitive dissonance a person might feel… https://t.co/AW969zvOf4Seven Fucked Up Days in American History, As Told By @NYTimes Front Pages. A Thread:
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottThey say we shouldn’t condemn all police for the actions of a few officers, but when they see two people break a wi… https://t.co/gtJBjhXBpC
6/1
2020
No justice, no peace. No justice, no peace. No justice, no peace.
Retweeted by Aemilia ScottDo not post a corporate statement of solidarity with Black Lives Matter unless it comes with a check to help the pe… https://t.co/Ltlc8AmnTX
Retweeted by Aemilia Scott1000 arrests in Chicago. Donate now. https://t.co/DiT4xV3nSQ https://t.co/9o29sMwo5R
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5/31
2020
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Retweeted by Aemilia Scott“Trump’s ideas are too implausible to be dangerous. […]He’s not going to get rid of every Muslim living in this cou… https://t.co/yT8pau2NuWAgree. https://t.co/W235bG8G1Z
5/30
2020
Trump on black men: When the looting starts, the shooting starts. Trump on armed white men inside a state capitol: https://t.co/N58Z3LSvF8
5/29
2020
Fun me: Haha! Pwned! Serious me: Actually this is an accidental dissection of the the word “crime” and how it n… https://t.co/phcD0ilR9g3/ I would file this with the Central Park dog strangler who referred to her videographer as “African American” wh… https://t.co/CUlBZ6lQ032/ ...don’t appear to be part of... my gym? That’s not what he means, and he betrays this at the end by stopping.… https://t.co/G4PHG3tumgThe last sentence is the most telling, and the most damning: “there are a bunch of people here who don’t appear t… https://t.co/7HfLxpEJcg
5/28
2020
I was so lucky to know Hecky Powell. The world has lost much joy today. The white middle class people protesting… https://t.co/AsgyIuLFW1
5/22
2020
@nytimes @kevinroose Find someone in life to touch you as gently and lovingly as @nytimes and @kevinroose pressed t… https://t.co/p45sKj9UNv @Fleafasano Your mama was clearly a home genius. My mom was more easygoing, but my Nonna was a ninja with Saran Wr… https://t.co/M0w8sL5Uug
5/10
2020
Imagine also that your mother or grandmother's obsession over a perfect casserole or a visit to the beauty parlor w… https://t.co/0Jdvjv9tMgThe Feminine Mystique. My hope is that, when you take a walk today and it feels like a revelation, or when you bak… https://t.co/yqLpbecMPsThink of what how we're suffering now: The feeling that time has no meaning or direction anymore, the feeling of h… https://t.co/kH2qDA7FJRMy grandma couldn't drive. Walking was considered “Italian” so she couldn’t do that in her white neighborhood. Sh… https://t.co/vL6CHQ22qy
5/9
2020
THIIIIISSSS! @jess_weixler https://t.co/NxkjWF8ujo
4/28
2020
@michaelsheen Everyone who has previously done anything to your hair and beard has been wrong. This is your groomi… https://t.co/0tJIMa0tMXPrivate sector = how can we do this while increasing our profits? Public sector = how can we do this? NASA team d… https://t.co/bN0gcjxIPTThis woman, whoever she is, is better and greater than me. Smithfield Foods worker: I’m suing over coronavirus pro… https://t.co/n9v9755y7Q
4/25
2020
#earthquake during global pandemic. K. https://t.co/zF5nxH3www
4/22
2020
“Generations of policymakers have prioritized economic growth with scant regard for stability or distribution. This… https://t.co/CKzDP0JqQ2
4/19
2020
I was so, so happy to learn that @TribecaFilmIns is having the Film Network in cyberspace this year! THREE HOURS i… https://t.co/eS4N04dEX2
4/18
2020
I wish there were some sort of connection we could form between the states to coordinate this testing. I don’t k… https://t.co/z6KHlmQ81V
4/17
2020
Save us, hot Romney. https://t.co/yixPGZvJwz
4/15
2020
This chart is a double blind randomized study of why Hillary isn’t president right now. https://t.co/rtKLTAxEOF
4/14
2020
“There isn’t any clear direction as to what the strategic goals are in each different line of effort, and what the… https://t.co/97aj07uzhD
4/12
2020
We will not be providing locksmith service for evictions until further notice
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4/5
2020
@ChaseMit @robbelushi Dead behind the eyes.
4/2
2020
Those workers have always been around you. Your paper has always promoted policies that create the inequality that… https://t.co/C8IWAsKw12“But what I see in my own neighbourhood underscores how Mr Trump’s fumbling response to coronavirus is part of a bi… https://t.co/nggPbugIav
4/1
2020
Our long national nightmare. https://t.co/eFzQBKox4lI’m so glad we picked a first-time pilot with no interest in learning how to fly this plane. @jes_chastain *Low* key crush?! 🔥I’m so, so very tired of all this winning. https://t.co/anCU92FYDP
3/29
2020
Also, me please. What a wonderful idea. #50WritersRooms
3/28
2020
I’m so tired of all this winning.
3/27
2020

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