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Laura @alicetragedy Berlin, Germany

Designer 🎨 & two-trick pony. Past: @travisci/@travis_fnd, @RailsGirlsSoC lead & @viennarb organiser. ❤️s owls, NASA trivia, Ruby & Taekwondo ✨ she/her.

836 Following   2,807 Followers   35,480 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/17/09


"Yes, men who want to harm women could dress up as women, but they could also pretend to be repairmen or emergency… https://t.co/etBUd8kv9s
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8/11
2020
Hi hi, I wrote out Kita about inviting the mobile anti-racist library to come and read to our little ones. If you’… https://t.co/fsaTr6FEFn
Retweeted by Laura @AlizeNero @rant_thony @ferbsx @sleepypioneer ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜 I second this ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜If you’re looking for a supportive and talented human to join your engineering team... Here’s your chance 💛 https://t.co/tdRlOLeAlUIf you know any great editorial/layout designers based in the US, I'd love to speak to them about taking on a proje… https://t.co/GxanEh2EVP
Retweeted by Laura✏️ Looking to hire a sketchnote artists to sketch of one of my talks. I'll pay you your rate! (I hate that this is… https://t.co/AUBp9lELyG
Retweeted by Laura @_phzn @Maggysche 🙈🙊 @Maggysche Also I think often we forget that even small dogs are basically large-looking for small children, and th… https://t.co/151BAvVokj @Maggysche Oh yeah absolutely. I mean my dog is super friendly to humans and would never bite a child (I think, tho… https://t.co/yshNwSQCwd @Maggysche It’s so sad, so often owners of smaller dogs don’t bother training them because “they can’t do anything… https://t.co/VE31yBXfCDI've got like quadruple the followers I had the last time I said this, so I'm gonna say it again. When all the camp… https://t.co/LMOPcLy3qD
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8/10
2020
@Magdarine das Buch wurde mir letztens von meiner Therapeutin empfohlen und ich habe vor, es dieses Jahr noch zu lesen <3misogyny is insidious and pervasive. https://t.co/ZFVAoPkSMi https://t.co/NhPDcL1796
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8/9
2020
Hey Twitter 👋 We've got legal issues with our event location. Discussion about IF we need to pay the cancellation… https://t.co/hfOTDQgEa9
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8/8
2020
Leadership is tougher than ever these days. To understand what leaders are experiencing I'm doing a survey on state… https://t.co/u7Y694lP5G
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8/7
2020
the idea that schools can’t enforce mask use by older students is truly laughable to the tens of thousands of girls… https://t.co/o156mtBC7m
Retweeted by LauraSo I finally, finally read Tommy Orange’s novel “There There” and wow. It might be one of my favourite reads of the… https://t.co/tjKUoUhU1u @TheSandworm .@Magdarine hat bestimmt auch ein paar Tipps für dich ;) @TheSandworm Paul Auster “4 3 2 1” schon gelesen?Morning everyone 🤗 Need your help! Please nominate great women in blockchain/blockchain-adjacent spaces to speak… https://t.co/jUqeV1EbjW
Retweeted by LauraTransmasc and trans man friends: Is it possible to get top surgery without going through a GIC?
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8/6
2020
8 Years Ago Today: a white supremacist entered a Sikh gurdwara (place of worship) in Oak Creek, WI, and killed six… https://t.co/TQI7Cnd8Sl
Retweeted by Laura @thegrumpygirl @io_matched I really hope the original tweet goes viral because I’m fucking sick of this shit. (And… https://t.co/MBZnpZi06tAnd believe it or not, every day I still need to have arguments with dudes about quotas, unconscious bias, and how… https://t.co/CwmEGPeAl0Tipp, weils gerade aktuell ist: wenn ihr Richtung Libanon spendet, überlegt euch genau, ob die Spende zweckgebunden… https://t.co/V1NZ3esXDw
Retweeted by Laura“I mean, let’s be honest. We really can’t be fucked to think about the language we use and anyway it doesn’t impact… https://t.co/HUVaeW5JDMYou can donate to the official Lebanese food bank here https://t.co/2yhNXyxMg5
Retweeted by Lauracard with all links including Lebanon Red Cross, food bank, etc to help in Beirut. share. #lebanonexplosion https://t.co/pJSAMrUtJZ
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8/5
2020
With 30% of our workforce unemployed, can we pls remove the stigma around unemployment. In many cases there was no… https://t.co/WVI54F727t
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8/4
2020
@Benoit_Tgt @searls We had something similar to “coffee time“ at Travis CI as well (we called it “donut chat”) but… https://t.co/EC9feqo4sG @SaraSoueidan 💪🏼💻 @SaraSoueidan Last but not least this tool is also a great alternative if you prefer an online checker, used it as… https://t.co/lCBlsQ4hBxI’ve had a song stuck in my head for the last 4 days and today, when I opened Spotify, I realised that was the song… https://t.co/u43aAzYpAD#a11y friends, I have a PDF version of a print magazine interview from @netmag that I'd like to add to my Web site… https://t.co/xnL6oLp6mi
Retweeted by Laura @SaraSoueidan @netmag Oh and if at some point you are authoring your own PDF, the W3C site has an overview of autho… https://t.co/WOa9GMFviQ @SaraSoueidan You’re welcome Sara! I’m not really an expert but had to create an accessible PDF for work last year… https://t.co/6Z1FwEtTBF @SaraSoueidan @netmag I use a combination of VIP PDF Reader (https://t.co/5NRnsdf5u2) and PAC3 (… https://t.co/oxC8w0zIj9 @hiro_asari @lrz Unrelated but this made me think of you Hiro! https://t.co/HBhOcRDCm5 @hiro_asari @lrz Or: A rather meaningful measure of the bias that goes into designing products that are activated by voice 😬 @SaraSoueidan @netmag There are a few tools you can use to check for the already existing PDF accessibility. As oth… https://t.co/FcjLh7Yko6
8/3
2020
let's be honest here https://t.co/jvYGXCe2Yo
Retweeted by Laura @bitboxer Yep. It’s a disgrace that someone who works in the music industry doesn’t understand the importance of ti… https://t.co/F4Xqxsxc2FHow many more dickbags do we need in charge of the platforms we give all of our money to? Asking for a friend https://t.co/aAtVn4AWvi
8/2
2020
So I’ve been catching up on episodes of “This is Love” and omg, this one is just 😭😭😭 Recommended if you like dogs… https://t.co/uDpS5lmmieGhost World 🦇🎶❤️ https://t.co/GgTQn1dI0D
8/1
2020
QUESTION for people hiring "graphic designers": what is a starting salary these days for a fresh out of design scho… https://t.co/ICf5MEZces
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7/31
2020
@aspleenic Well I know something that is a “great embarrassment to the USA” and it most certainly isn’t Universal M… https://t.co/WIbGZtoXq4You can’t stop racism yourself. What can you do beyond some shallow tech renaming project? Admit to yourself that y… https://t.co/Cnt6r3uBGy
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7/30
2020
@sus_ond @i_koon Kann ich nachvollziehen! Twitter ist auch ehrlich gesagt nicht immer das richtige Medium dafür. Zu… https://t.co/bkU1UXi5ne @i_koon @sus_ond Ich kann aber auch verstehen, wenn man der Meinung ist, Celebrities sollten sich gar nicht mit pol… https://t.co/Dgx057e4C8 @i_koon @sus_ond Warum canceln genau? Und: Hast du über genau diese Themen schon mit non-white people gesprochen ü… https://t.co/OcIeU7c0dP @i_koon @sus_ond Ich finde seine Arbeit auch schön aber nur so als Beispiel, es ist ganz schön krass, dass auf der… https://t.co/LnfnJkk1es
7/29
2020
@hannestschuertz Und wie genau kannst du eine Machtstruktur ändern, wenn du die kleinen Dinge ignorierst, nicht wah… https://t.co/mHrjCzZ9hW @hannestschuertz Einige Menschen werden allerdings aufgrund Ihrer Kultur und Sprache mehr diskriminiert als andere,… https://t.co/xQW4IzMcFI @sus_ond Leider seit Jahren schon, sorry. 😰😬[1] Please R/T for reach. Ok guys, so this is going to be a pretty long thread. I said before that I had no hard fe… https://t.co/XiYOhJsXRp
Retweeted by LauraUnpopular opinion: If you get excited & write about Soap&Skin’s “amazing” hairstyle at the popfest show you should… https://t.co/9Ucnw42OEP @hola_soy_milk Sending hugs! Having to stand up for your work (saying this as a non-assertive person) is soooo hard… https://t.co/DysExp2eNWI'll say it again the folks in the back - Medium is not a blog. It's another walled garden like Facebook. Own your… https://t.co/GNMYLSi807
Retweeted by Laura @swyx I also have a slot in my calendar called “mosquitoes” which I plan 1-2 times a day, usually it’s in-between m… https://t.co/ZgOa94FSy7 @swyx I use it to clean up notes from the meeting and add action items from it to my to-do list. Potentially also r… https://t.co/HBUsKMxqmh
7/28
2020
Sometimes a misspelling of a word is the perfect description of how you really feel. Like stressfuk instead of stressful
Retweeted by LauraSpread the word: diesen Sommer gibt es die Empowerment Schule für Schwarze/Afro-österreichische Kinder um den Schul… https://t.co/bJmRmGos2A
Retweeted by Laura @misprintedtype Cool! I’ll check it out. I found my old one from when I was a baby the other day and even though m… https://t.co/NVTStXv7QT @misprintedtype oh, thanks for the book recommendation! I’m pretty sure I’ve somehow heard of it already, will add… https://t.co/4ZFrY3iEZ8Any parents out there can recommend a “baby keepsake” or “baby’s first year” book with nice prompts & some space fo… https://t.co/pvvD1rlNOr @i_am_fabs So true! Auch der Grund warum ich Berlin so liebe, im Vergleich ist Wien überall halt Betonwüste auch i… https://t.co/cGBOK8Ohgu @ioa_27 @ineluctablymod I haven’t read the article yet, but it should be noted that remote work is also not for eve… https://t.co/c3hVOPbwoM @ioa_27 @ineluctablymod 100% agree with this. I worked for a remote (actually distributed / co-located) company bef… https://t.co/MuNgSOyKa0
7/27
2020
Enby friends who speak German, please help me out. If you use "they" in English, what the hell kind of pronoun do y… https://t.co/AZYJWypbe1
Retweeted by Laura“I thought, as an executive, I could cause internal change. I thought Carta’s internal practices would catch up to… https://t.co/JtmE2FsyvU @Magdarine Banana Yoshimoto. Ich habe glaube ich alle Bücher, die sie geschrieben hat, gelesen. Manche sogar mehr a… https://t.co/F7uf97mLqf
7/25
2020
@stefanjudis Same, such a good line! You’re welcome — glad you enjoyed it. I think it’s going to become my new go-to sad song :)This Taylor Swift / Bon Iver collaboration is so perfect 😍😭 https://t.co/cW3VD1mujH #musicloveEvery single woman you know has been called a “fucking bitch” for speaking up, for fighting on behalf of themselves… https://t.co/f3eGpQ7HET
Retweeted by LauraRepublican responds to calling a colleague “disgusting” & a “f—ing b*tch” w/ “I cannot apologize for my passion” an… https://t.co/wdF2KzqeJd
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7/24
2020
He killed George Floyd over a $20 counterfeit bill while he underreported $464,433 in joint income and owes $21,853… https://t.co/vsEXVt2Gdb
Retweeted by Laura @ScribblingOn This but with mint&berry!!! I love that so many of their dresses and skirts (!!) have pockets. 😍🙏🏼.@codelandconf is one of my all-time favourite conferences and I’m so glad I’m able to join and watch the talks fro… https://t.co/qoF0BF12RD @bolonio Totally love it! https://t.co/VqcMZvj6xe @bolonio Nice! Thanks for the heads-up, just saw this on my profile as well 🥰 https://t.co/yVoVw3M64W
7/23
2020
@soniagupta504 😳😩🙄"AIs do or say politically incorrect things" This is why we have to stop listening to these mediocre white suprema… https://t.co/3RH4xw52jP
Retweeted by Laura @mynameisharry @muanchiou Was going to post the webarchive link but this guy beat me to it 😅
7/22
2020
I’m struggling with terminology hiring outreach and could use some help: Most writing I can find about inclusive te… https://t.co/QqMiQEU530
Retweeted by LauraI feel so seen https://t.co/yKV0VsNdQPHas anyone read any good articles about how to focus as a founder? I feel like what there's so many distractions a… https://t.co/YwNQSksEgG
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7/21
2020
@AnneGaviola Also: “The Dentist”. Probably should not have watched that as a 10-year-old... 😳😬 https://t.co/EOnS2SDf4j @AnneGaviola Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom: The heart-ripping scene (and of course the monkey brains and eyeball soup). @suzanbond Mon: I love the possibilities that come with a new week. Thu: Because I was often in positions where I w… https://t.co/lGw8e0U34s @suzanbond I feel like two of my favourite days of the week, Thursday and Monday, are being discriminated against 😅Why is it that people who argue that CSS isn't a real programming language always make UIs like this? 🤔 https://t.co/Jw0F7k0jGd
Retweeted by Laura @jesslynnrose My first thought when you posted this tweet was about how today is the anniversary of the moon landin… https://t.co/BeAhRdct3v❤️ https://t.co/Q7yYE1X1ve
7/20
2020
@mike_will_iams_ (sorry I keep writing “he” because I always associate the word “pal” with men. Apologies if this was a wrong assumption.) @mike_will_iams_ If you need any more recommendations or if he has direct questions you can both reach out to me, DMs are open! 🙌🏽 @mike_will_iams_ <3 It can be hard to get started as you sometimes feel a bit alienated and alone so finding a com… https://t.co/GBIb1GiPU8 @mike_will_iams_ It might also be beneficial, regardless of what he wants to get into, to learn Git/version control… https://t.co/JAuZNNAaJZ @mike_will_iams_ You’re welcome Michael! (more suggestions in the original thread as replies) Wishing your friend g… https://t.co/xHb3lNv9I7 @mike_will_iams_ https://t.co/PX6Gmxhvod & @CodeNewbies are also great communities to find support & like-minded p… https://t.co/9mWwLxyIpN
7/19
2020

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