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Journalist published in CBS, USA Today & more. #VP18 grad & SFF writer. Codexian. #binders. Married to @peterdodds. She/her. Opinions are my own.

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Joined Twitter 1/21/09


Pretty extraordinary - Tom Lehrer, aged 92, has decided to put all his lyrics and sheet music into the public domai… https://t.co/eW0TZ7RrGU
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiMy parents used to live in the same condo building as Mr. Rogers in PGH, and when they moved in, he was super kind… https://t.co/U0fprc1T2ZA must-read piece from @iaivanova on the double-whammy that some workers are experiencing — laid off in the spring,… https://t.co/txilV1VgJ5Several lawmakers say they were denied entry to U.S. Postal Service facilities where they had been routinely permit… https://t.co/sX5NRXw5R4 @Wiswell @weredawgz @FiresideFiction woot! congrats!!! https://t.co/smUaYOk5mwI've fact checked Trump for more than four years. He has rarely before, if ever, had a period as comprehensively di… https://t.co/W3XKvtbDNA
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10/20
2020
On call with campaign staff, President Trump says people are tired of hearing about coronavirus. "People are saying… https://t.co/FMLBvF8e2r
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiTrump: "Fauci is a disaster. If I listened to him, we’d have 500,000 deaths," before later saying it would be 700,0… https://t.co/rjjeuvJT8F
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiTrump’s message two weeks out, based on call with staff: -Dr. Fauci is a “disaster” who is a “bomb” every time he’s… https://t.co/VJKLKGs38k
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10/19
2020
@Lexialex Mozartkugeln ... simply the best! marzipan makes anything better, in my book. @realDonaldTrump A conservative think tank, the American Enterprise Institute found that Biden's tax plan would CU… https://t.co/MLBUVYkX9c
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @Trollbreath42 Yikes! I like snow but October is just too early.
10/18
2020
In the same speech in which he has mocked Biden for making verbal slips, Trump has called hypersonic weapons “hydro… https://t.co/sZ8Lvam7Ry
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi2020, amirite? https://t.co/9lzfisVBPO
Retweeted by Aimee Picchican’t shake this feeling that i’m only writing because i can’t be content with the impermanence of my time on earth… https://t.co/KwzfLqbFRt
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiMy @CBSEveningNews report clearly lays out warnings about Giuliani & Russian disinformation. But we cannot normaliz… https://t.co/PSVgthVGOf
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi865K women exiting the workforce in one month is perhaps the long term-impactful economic story of the year, period… https://t.co/bukqEdNYWL
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @megelison Congrats! I loved this book so much and recommended it to friends. Thank you for writing it 🎉📚
10/17
2020
“In the external scheme of things, shining moments are as brief as the twinkling of an eye, yet such twinklings are… https://t.co/bWgim9M4rl
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiThere is a lot of focus on the $400-$600 FPUC talks, but weeks are important too. Lots of people are going to zero.… https://t.co/PXgjCe9yRw
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiMillions of #unemployed Americans faced an income cliff when the $600 in pandemic jobless benefits ended Millions… https://t.co/yPD8Hj3JIy
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiAs the nation sleeps, Trump claims that Twitter crashed itself to save Joe Biden from the New York Post. His source… https://t.co/Xy2JeRMLjd
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @sylviaheike I recently reread it after last reading it in HS. I was amazed at how it holds up.Also: - THOSE MEDDLING TIK TOK KIDS - MISTER ROGERS - SCIENCE https://t.co/sGMOBKb3Ao
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiPrinceton rejected me from their creative writing program twice but I kept writing and now my debut book is on a… https://t.co/OhpOTeoASd
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiJoe Biden seems to not want the town hall to ever end. It concluded nearly 30 minutes ago, and he’s still fielding… https://t.co/6O7E7NIw8p
Retweeted by Aimee Picchithinking mr rogers is the bad guy is kinda of a tell
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiImagine positioning yourself against - of all people - Mr. Rogers. https://t.co/LoK64rTwl0
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiClosing argument from the Trump campaign is to go negative on Mr Rogers.
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10/16
2020
Excellent article from @nytimes about research from @peterdodds, @ChrisDanforth and their @compstorylab at… https://t.co/fg69hvQ0xuWeekly jobless claims came in at 898,000 people filing for unemployment. That's an increase of 53,000 from last w… https://t.co/ufH8eip68kImportant piece by @Grace_Segers on food stamps and food insecurity. SNAP not only helps kids and adults get enou… https://t.co/X9499eVDLrAs they were telling people the virus was under control, investors were getting another story 😡 via @NYTimes https://t.co/ixmCVgh1N5
10/15
2020
Social Security has been law of the land for 85 years, Medicare for 55. Tens of millions are dependent upon these p… https://t.co/mVzafIkMnr
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @MamaWendyBabe Sure - would you email it to me at aimee@aimeepicchi.com? @PeachyQueenYas5 hi there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployment run… https://t.co/XsqBqg6Y0R @_AmberJayy_ hi there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployment running… https://t.co/TPs20bfXGF @keraz37 hi there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployment running out… https://t.co/B1q3hrjlKs @rollomanhattan hey there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployment run… https://t.co/FV8BJMcoWM @Zode__ @BernieSanders hi there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployme… https://t.co/gXIvkn4QHI @3boysandapug @BernieSanders hi Mary - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemp… https://t.co/W0v49TOul2True story. I always remind my kids and family about this to illustrate that EVERY VOTE COUNTS. #GetOutTheVote https://t.co/6vbmcZJYpK @MaeDae214 hi there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I am working on a piece about unemployment running o… https://t.co/VKOVm9mSNb
10/14
2020
wouldn't this mean that the 2nd amendment gives you the right to bear muskets? https://t.co/oq1kjgxWld @SAILORSADIST Gotcha. Good luck! I hope the rest of 2020 brings you good things. @SAILORSADIST No, journalists don't pay for interviews for many ethical reasons. @SAILORSADIST hey there - I'm a business reporter at CBS News, and I'm looking at how some people are running out o… https://t.co/roPIQfARI7
10/13
2020
I got a heap of all the best books from my friend @AndrewLiptak ... so excited to dig into these new books from… https://t.co/c77w9WgLilBy the way, I'm really tired of hearing about Amy Coney Barrett's family. I'm sure she's a great mom! I'm sure she… https://t.co/LahOi1AQX3
Retweeted by Aimee Picchigoodbye Christopher Columbus Day, hello Strega Nona Day https://t.co/kxgs5YhwFs
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10/12
2020
Tove Jansson (1957) from Moominland Midwinter. Moomintroll, unlike his family who hibernate, decides to stay up thr… https://t.co/Kt96Ceh4o4
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiKnown as 'The Bag Ladies', a group of older women from British Columbia, Canada, are using single-use plastic bags… https://t.co/wnEN7EViBZ
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10/11
2020
@andrew_galvin @invisibleinkie I started with it because I didn’t know any better. Maybe start with Guards Guards o… https://t.co/15i91MYzNx @andrew_galvin @invisibleinkie Lol no @invisibleinkie Agree 💯... I love Pratchett for these reasons. The humor and the humanity. Plus the witches.RT if $16K a month after taxes would be “life changing” rather than “measly”. https://t.co/0HX1JVPoQu
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiFennec fox (dog star) by Anne Lemanski #womensart #StarrySaturday https://t.co/UWPBuaWCaE
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10/10
2020
@_Beth___ @LAsweetlight Same here :( @RachaelKJones wow - congrats!!! And I WANT TO READ THIS RIGHT NOW! @Wiswell Ooh following this thread 👀👀 @meganarkenberg Exactly. And on the opposite spectrum, so many “The Shining” jokes. It was the sense of being viewe… https://t.co/DHme89qISl @meganarkenberg Thanks for these threads ... I am a twin and these things have always bugged me. And how twins are… https://t.co/ZWwobKSGLa
10/9
2020
@CadwellTurnbull @NeukomInstitute @sentencebender Congrats, Cadwell! So well deserved and amazing!Feminist graffiti, 1979, UK, iconic feminist photograph captured by photographer Jill Posner #womensart https://t.co/VKNJK5NrnR
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiPence: "We've created the freest nation ever." My daughter piped in: "Says every white guy ever." #Debates2020 https://t.co/He5LzDpu5NFLY GOTTA QUARANTINE!
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @fictionlisbeth So bad.Jesus ... it WAS a fly. Almost like it wanted to make a metaphor or something. #Debates2020 https://t.co/WqdVgFp34YThe Fly just won the debate.#Debates2020
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiThe fly now has covid. #Debates2020
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiOMG does Pence have a fly on his head??! #Debates2020 https://t.co/n7jtsojsiRAmerica wonders. https://t.co/emBYZxhDTi
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiWhatever it takes to get kids interested in archaeology! https://t.co/giBIkKjKAW
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiPence accusing Harris of not answering a question is pretty rich. He hasn’t answered any of the questions tonight.
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiKamala Harris: Not one judicial nominee of President Trump that was confirmed to the federal bench is black.
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiKamala Harris schooling Pence on American history is a thing of beauty. https://t.co/p1QzYXagsrif I were moderating a debate, I would simply keep one of those honky clown horns under my desk and use it whenever… https://t.co/knJdBhkh1q
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiTHEY HAVE LITERALLY LOST MORE JOBS THAN ANY ADMINISTRATION SINCE HOOVER!!!!
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiJust as women get paid 20 cents on the dollar less than men, Harris appears to get 20 seconds less on the minute than Pence.
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiModerator just failed to stop Pence repeatedly in his rambling interruption. After the fourth or so attempt she fi… https://t.co/FEgMlfmX8ZAs Pence drones on and the moderator says, "Thank you, VP Pence," it makes me wonder why they didn't install a mic… https://t.co/VO5BDr1RBA @laurasbadideas Me too - like something out of "Get Smart" @FredKiesche 😂😂😂Kamala Harris talks about Joe Biden with real warmth. It's really refreshing. #Debates2020 https://t.co/gMde230GcMI'm a little worried about these plexiglass shields. They are rather small. Wouldn't germs — or aerosols — just flo… https://t.co/JbrWzGtFH3 @steber omg haKamala Harris is bringing up the trade war with China. She's right that we have lost manufacturing jobs. And th… https://t.co/vshRvYG9LO @AtGreenblatt It ... crossed my mind.Kamala Harris is looking right in the camera, addressing the public — same tactic that Biden used in his debate.… https://t.co/1ZyhM7fZL2"He interrupted me and I'd like to finish, please. Thank you" is the name of the drink every woman in America is ma… https://t.co/0LvR5OXWug
Retweeted by Aimee PicchiMike Pence led the biggest concentrated HIV outbreak in U.S. history while he was governor in Indiana because he op… https://t.co/bAOeoEap0G
Retweeted by Aimee Picchi @gabbymbabii Definitely - but in the last jobs report, the BLS said 700,000 people had dropped out of the labor mar… https://t.co/DmGLJNVCcJPence says that he and Trump have a plan to replace the ACA. They have been saying this for years and they have y… https://t.co/ArD82gYroS @gabbymbabii Rehiring is slowing ... the nation has only rehired about ½ of the jobs lost in March & April. Million… https://t.co/dhbsZNmKLSPence is saying that income grew for U.S. households in the first three years of Trump's admin. True, it did ...… https://t.co/kqPiYIeJFQSo Kamala Harris talking about Biden's plan to invest in infrastructure. Remember, this had been one of Trump's b… https://t.co/O4fv9zVGH4Trump's taxes - Pence is responding to question about Trump's $750 in taxes about how he brought his business exper… https://t.co/WZyBKAsZvySo is it my imagination or does the moderator interrupt Kamala Harris much more sharply than Pence? #Debates2020Pence just drones .... he was asked to talk about the lack of transparency over @realDonaldTrump's health after his… https://t.co/VOvHCr0vjbPence saying "Don't play politics with people's lives" #Debates2020 https://t.co/O68hGLJjkO
10/8
2020

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