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AmusedBouge @AmusedBouge United States

Lover. Fighter. Appreciator of fine wines. First in class at a school you probably could not get into. I just want the best and the brightest to be in charge.

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Joined Twitter 11/6/18


@ninobro54954322 @Catheri67020701 @kindraf @LyndonRosser @dooraven @perrybaconjr Lmao what? @perrybaconjr Yes but it’s divisive to pursue these overwhelmingly popular plans because the republicans are against them, don’t you see? @mattyglesias @JHWeissmann Well if she had played the kings Indian then he’d never get to say the title of the show so its not his fault @mattyglesias @sunraysunray I thought we weren’t elevating small accounts with bad takes?
1/24
2021
@mattyglesias Bmi +25 is not very overweight and will sweep in many muscular people. Pretty dumb imo @daveweigel Ah, this flower will spring eternal
1/21
2021
@ebruenig Cory booker moved into a terrible neighborhood, is vegan, and likes old school music. He’s definitely a hipster @xenocryptsite NJ and Illinois should go first @Snowden @JerryDunleavy Think that ship left long ago in his case https://t.co/rmlKs1RhEo
1/20
2021
@mattyglesias The only thing with this is now I know you’re making buckoo bucks and I don’t think you’re an underdog anymore @Sunrisemvmt_sea @PugetSoundSage @GovInslee @Reuvencarlyle With enemies like this, fossil fuels need no allies @PugetSoundSage @Reuvencarlyle @GovInslee With enemies like this, fossil fuels need no allies
1/19
2021
@daveweigel It is a legitimate accomplishment (in the saddest sense of the word) that trump, unlike almost every pr… https://t.co/j9DRhCySYX @daveweigel All that said, Obama’s hand was not forced in Libya, not either bush’s in Iraq, so it’s not like every… https://t.co/yMd7i01A3M
1/18
2021
@histgovguy @mattyglesias I don’t agree. I don’t think those networks represent my point of view at all and I’m lef… https://t.co/IxIrzvJK2y
1/17
2021
@MaxCRoser I would buy all the property in a small city and start a socialism
1/16
2021
@JulsOtter Fellas, is it pro-indentured servitude to give direct financial relief to the poorest people and stop a deadly raging pandemic?
1/15
2021
@AOC Those are about the same number of words @mattyglesias In their defense, any class lower than millionaire is icky @ryangrim It would be awesome if kids-these-days complaints forever rotate around the fit of one’s jeans... @calebwatney There’s a big sad face blocking the way of the tax credits for the low income people! Abolish feeling sad and we’re set @ryangrim Showing your age, kids don’t have saggy pants anymore bro @randygdub @ggreenwald Yeah kinda sounds like what The NY Times person said
1/14
2021
@Redistrict Dumb trade, Trump would just run one of his kids as a proxy @akela_lacy I don’t think it was strictly because of white supremacy but of course that was part of the mix, as it… https://t.co/LQQrMKWuDc @mariana057 None chili
1/13
2021
@ShantMM The dumbest opinion I have ever heard shared on the website and that really is saying something
1/11
2021
@ScottAdamsSays You missed: 3. Good lawyers declined the case because it was nonsense
1/8
2021
@mattyglesias Um Matt read the room @ezraklein Thing is, they’re not marks. These people weren’t normal people who just one day heard that Democrats ar… https://t.co/wjxG8oVzLB @nypost Good, should’ve shot her faster and taken down her friends too @Phil_Lewis_ Damn normally I hate that guy but he’s got the right idea this time @randygdub I don’t think these people were tricked, I think they don’t care if their complaints are real, the compl… https://t.co/MbZ9nlRQJ2 @LibertarianBlue Should’ve killed her faster and the rest of the people who broke in too
1/7
2021
@daveweigel Whatcha think @ggreenwaldFrom our Francis Chung, Sen. Josh Hawley greeting protesters in the east side of the Capitol before riots began. https://t.co/I8DjBCDuoP
Retweeted by AmusedBougeI've seen enough. Raphael Warnock (D) defeats Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R) in GA's special Senate runoff. #GASEN
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1/6
2021
@SamSeder Except for your thoughts on mis en scene tho
1/2
2021
@mattyglesias Does this address your concern about professional debt forgiveness as well @rickperlstein Why don’t they use an L?
1/1
2020
@stevehwilson @mattyglesias As I mentioned, I’m not convinced every dem senator actually supports 2k checks. Rememb… https://t.co/kpe4SdloLA @mattyglesias I agree it’s the republican’s fault mostly, but the Dems really are blowing a chance to be on the sid… https://t.co/pD2tITCLbZ
12/31
2020
@ggreenwald @daveweigel @wadeblack I’d say it was a bluff to help Rs get the cake and eat it too (kill $, blame Ds… https://t.co/EOqQPWTk70
12/29
2020
@Mal2517 @NotAHandleName @jakebackpack If you made 50-60k you chose to pay 2000 a month. On income based repayment you’d have paid like 400
12/25
2020
@constans @Atrios @jakebackpack Thank you for condescendingly explaining the PSLF program which I have been arguing… https://t.co/TIHkeOIUI4 @foswi @turpin4prez @Atrios @jakebackpack Even if they’re not the plum positions they once were, they’re fine for P… https://t.co/EMZ7yt23KD @turpin4prez @foswi @Atrios @jakebackpack I only know my personal experience of having friends at his office and kn… https://t.co/z0g775Ea04 @foswi @turpin4prez @Atrios @jakebackpack Are you under the impression that he worked there for 30 years and ended… https://t.co/dyuKcAzrfZ @turpin4prez @foswi @Atrios @jakebackpack My dad worked as a PD for 30 years and 80% of his office were lifers. May… https://t.co/uc3rhcYAAH @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack Ok I have other things to do in life so this is my last post. But I am not sayin… https://t.co/bHFIt7EAPN @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack Fine, tax them and direct aid to the needy, not directly back to the ducking rich! @foswi @Atrios @jakebackpack Lol look if you insist on working at DC legal aid or Manhattan PDs that’s on you. My d… https://t.co/FNGpiu1qK1 @Kazanir @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack And please don’t go around telling people PSLF is a scam because it’s not at all @Kazanir @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack I didn’t distinguish their counter examples of loans because they’re du… https://t.co/LldEhn3Iec @Kazanir @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack I answered his incorrect statement (PSLF went into repayment only recen… https://t.co/1Aard3hZvQ @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack I have 300k in debt. It is not great. I also got a law degree from it and a very… https://t.co/ZJsR6cxN6h @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack Socialists of the world unite, we need to repay the debts of the most wealthy and secure among us! @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack Also we got off track here. I have no problem with forgiving college debt. I ha… https://t.co/niMXcBjXMQ @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack If you can’t afford a kid now and think you will be able to with 10% more money, idk what to tell you @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack I’ve been on repaye for four years and every payment is documented through the s… https://t.co/nwrRWgoiYZ @Atrios @jakebackpack Does the government give people 300k in free loans to start electricial work businesses? To o… https://t.co/ULwGk9336P @jakebackpack @Atrios Yes it did. But if your point is that the PSLF should be better run and have clear guidance,… https://t.co/6GRAmtBstV @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack Well that 50k wouldn’t be a big deal if it’s about to be forgiven, right? @polarscribe @Atrios @jakebackpack It’s 10% of an attorney’s income buddy, spare me the crocodile tears. @Atrios @jakebackpack Call me crazy but i think it’s reasonable to expect you to chip in when you’re going the extr… https://t.co/sJma3ZO5MH @Atrios @jakebackpack ‘Lol I want the government to pay for me to get an advanced degree when I could just work a g… https://t.co/1gIjq93pgU @jakebackpack @Atrios They get forgiven anyway by the 10 year program. They’re not a problem at all @jakebackpack Government workers get 10 year forgiveness. It’s more common for the somewhat higher paid to have mor… https://t.co/qqFUlpVv48 @jakebackpack Factually wrong on many levels but right in heart @mattyglesias Slow boring will become vox again in 5 years and you’ll have to leave to another platform
12/24
2020
@mattyglesias I got a little chuckle out of the line ‘highly trained moral philosophers could disagree,’ as if that… https://t.co/Y2LLuZqacH @Factsareafriend @lhfang Immigrant blacks, in the US, likely live primarily in the northeast and west coast, though… https://t.co/P6GEshwqOT @Factsareafriend @lhfang Not sure what that means. In the US, Asians live primarily in the west coast in the major… https://t.co/xvo4ag8cXu @Factsareafriend @lhfang Do black immigrants underperform in the UK? @Factsareafriend @lhfang Probably that immigrants tend to be more highly qualified and congregate in metropolitan a… https://t.co/7OjazAVcM3 @lhfang Don’t Indians live primarily in coastal wealthy areas? Of course they’re going to have higher average salar… https://t.co/rP00hj0B4P
12/23
2020
@mattyglesias My sense is nothing would’ve happened either way and we’d be where we are
12/21
2020
@FrFriedPotaters @mattyglesias I’m also interested @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias Well sure but that’s why your question was vague - what you me… https://t.co/g6AVpICJle @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias Replaceable by another equally good one @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias I’m using a browser so i misremembered your argument - what I… https://t.co/QL7nGL6dyP @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias I don’t think we’re disagreeing @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias As for incest, that’s a plausible explanation but I could easi… https://t.co/sKwMsifWNz @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias Well your question is very vaguely phrased. I do think there’s… https://t.co/CoKLtIAyEf @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias No, I agree natural selection is real and evolution exists, bu… https://t.co/BB5vEvD9vI @centeredcss @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias If so then it’s an honest mistake (but I guess th… https://t.co/nUIHUTvKff @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias Certainly @Noah97885865 @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias Isn’t evolutionary biology where they try to prove why organis… https://t.co/vpUKonC1OE @ChrisCroy @internet_jim @mattyglesias How is evolutionary biologist a profession? It’s just compete guesswork @theparkpoet @not_teh_wolf @mattyglesias O_o @xj460ss @pdxbiker503 @mattyglesias Are you talking about the misanthropes screaming at a woman for calling a rice… https://t.co/Yw5rm5EdHN @jackpissman @mattyglesias Cancel not lest ye be canceled
12/19
2020
@mattyglesias Can you at least say that people are only ignoring land vs home prices because they’re too P.C. or so… https://t.co/GTQQbEJYBM
12/18
2020
@UAR_enjoyer @halaljew Also isn’t that income? Not the same as wages @UAR_enjoyer @halaljew Wages can go up despite efforts to depress them when your economy is growing as fast as chin… https://t.co/r5J66QZvM3 @halaljew @Masraya1979 And hmu re: Tibet, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the one child policy, Tianeman square, and any other a… https://t.co/n7pPNz857v @halaljew @Masraya1979 And also please let me know what your opinion is on their treatment of the Uighurs since you… https://t.co/DZLMNMUT4R @halaljew @Masraya1979 Oh ok. By the way what do you think of the CCP’s efforts to depress wages and refusal to ena… https://t.co/7ObWjOa9ob @Masraya1979 @halaljew Yeah these people are so worked up about the US’s many failures that they can’t see clearly… https://t.co/xhkDUHGkg5 @halaljew @Masraya1979 What do you mean? You said you don’t want multi party democracy or civil rights. How is the… https://t.co/DqYbRF7dOa
12/17
2020

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