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Socially distant since the mid-1990s. 💼 Product lead for @googlefonts. Ex-product lead for @adobefonts ✍🏻 Wrote Git For Humans (@abookapart)

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The United States, which makes up roughly 4.25% of the globe's population, accounts for ~28% of the global #Covid19https://t.co/opMiDBHkbd
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeFor a service AT&T has been touting in the press for a year and supposedly working on this whole time, HBO Max’s ap… https://t.co/NkWWeGcmPOALSO because I used the same email for my AT&T phone plan (which …includes HBO?) and HBO Now, I now have to merge t… https://t.co/KVgVTcVfz7...err... any need for design leadership consulting in new zealand? ...asking for a friend... https://t.co/D61UIA9CLM
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeUnder 7 C.F.R. § 51.1577, Obamagate must be larger than 2 ¼ inches in diameter not to be considered “small potatoes… https://t.co/14lUyquxzR
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeKey to getting #Covid19 vaccines is the capacity to produce them at commercial scale. Novavax, which has 1 of 10 va… https://t.co/LSEAhd2RKX
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeAhoy! We’re looking for an experienced React architect who’s familiar with webpack & babel to help us on a contract… https://t.co/BesaU9pQWe
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeYou. Do. Not. Get. Applause. For. Firing. A. Public. Employee. Who. Murdered. Someone. On. Video!
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeBlack people are being disproportionately killed by this pandemic. Black people are being disproportionately impact… https://t.co/5TdFoumMl6
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeBeing black is having a good day and then seeing another black person was killed for no reason. then you have to th… https://t.co/PaGVWMXshB
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeTIRED: 2 different HBO apps, with totally different content delivery networks, logins, and ways to subscribe WIRED… https://t.co/VA9Pu89GlWRather than framing this as the hairstylist individual actions exposing 140 people maybe point out the state re ope… https://t.co/zkb29HDahE
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeWear a mask.
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @YasmineEvjen I have that one. (Well, it’s on my desk at the office. I may never see it again.) It’s good!dear men, what is preventing you from looking like this? 😍 https://t.co/nlPLHdnBpb
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demareethe opposite of coldplay is hotwork
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5/27
2020
Headlines matter. It sets the tone of every story. Here @nytimes does a far better job at this article headline tha… https://t.co/tvKaKOxSL6
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeReplace mentions of “covid-19” and “the pandemic” with “climate change” and this tweet remains extremely accurate https://t.co/mEGISC5dvr
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeThis country will take actions to protect dogs way quicker than it will take to protect black people, exhibit A: https://t.co/PGeJ6wRcVK
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeToday’s parenting win: introduced my 5yo to Triscuits as “electricity biscuits” and now that’s what she will always call themSo, Democrats are worried that a partial, V- or check-shaped recovery (e.g. unemployment goes from 3.5% pre-covid t… https://t.co/lNmyfMiTkt
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @elliotjaystocks You’re only just now trying Sass?! 😅 @jakegiltsoff No, but we are also considering it, so I’d love to hear what you find out 😀 I’m looking at getting o… https://t.co/xC892k1dMBThe same people who propagated the management philosophy best summarized as, “just put a bunch of smart people toge… https://t.co/cJ6u4zAkwI
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5/26
2020
The Real World: COVID-19 Edition https://t.co/FeOMYo4WlK
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demareehad a wonderful date day with @jdweinmann #AnimalCrossing https://t.co/YRQqnD20AfThe people who would rather kill a stranger than wear a mask in public are the people who want us to trust them with assault rifles.
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeAny of y’all who are my friends on the animal game—my gates are OPENMask-wearing reminds me of the parable of the banquet with the long spoons. They were too long to reach their mouth… https://t.co/TTfYUU9UN7
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree👇🏼 https://t.co/xY3PQhjuh8
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeIn Staten Island they call this “asking her politely to leave” 💚💚💚 https://t.co/1WPR5ejrs1
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demareeif we only keep one thing from this pandemic, i hope it’s priests with water pistols https://t.co/2LNCjqEFtc
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeGood morning, happy Monday https://t.co/69FKisLVSNIn other words, every company or institution that ever invested in SARS/MERS/cold coronavirus vaccine research is a… https://t.co/4ee2vWnoXHsmh at how people (esp fellow Americans) assume anything that doesn’t exist must be impossible, not that it’s easy but not marketableNo huge demand for those vaccines. SARS went poof. MERS doesn’t transmit all that well between humans. For cold cor… https://t.co/4YHqDJuHpu
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeYes, *and* most attempts by business leaders (including PMs!) to “put themselves in the customer’s shoes” actually… https://t.co/QDOeBHOC7Ythe point may be that civilization is more fragile than we knew, and it only takes a small nudge to bring it all do… https://t.co/GecgoVtOAVI’m not sure what End of October is about. I’d say it reflects a deep pessimism about the state of the world and hu… https://t.co/F0sstkSD7WThe Stand is, of course, an Americana Lord of the Rings, about ancient good and evil. Contagion is about a lot of… https://t.co/vkLj2eI2HpThe thing about plague fiction is that it’s almost never about the plague, it’s about what happens around the plagu… https://t.co/z2QByKj43qNearly half of Twitter accounts pushing to reopen America may be bots: https://t.co/e7IqsJNqUi
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeReading “The End of October.” I wanna say some of it would seem far-fetched even if we weren’t living through the I… https://t.co/F05LSZcb2h
5/25
2020
Some people wrote a conversational think piece about my brilliant friend @LucyKnisley. They also agree she’s brilli… https://t.co/rRyj2bQe0f
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeWhere you’re most likely to get infected with Coronavirus: 🍻 Bars and clubs ⚽️ Sports events ⛪️ Church 🚍 Buses wit… https://t.co/d4iDs0V1Vo
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeAt this rate, NYT front pages by mid June will just be like “200K DEAD WEAR MASKS”, set in Impact, like a memeKnight Rider - had quite a few requests for this one and no wonder because it's a total banger https://t.co/7C6Gq6Kn5u
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @notdetails If buying everything in walnut (or IKEA “walnut”) is being particular about wood, less than you might think!What are some of you gonna do if the vaccine has cilantro in it?
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeThis is also why I wouldn’t say GOP leaders want people to “die for the Dow”, as Paul Krugman put it. They don’t be… https://t.co/Co4NKCujhXLike, why haven’t Trump, McConnell, or other prominent GOPers said or done more about the thousands of lives lost t… https://t.co/FptxPAehLFA reason why I’m loath to call the GOP a “death cult” is that death seems to have no currency or meaning to them—in… https://t.co/g5LkCrdMBWit is so unkind and cruel to "move on" and "reopen" when we are still in the midst of loss and when we have not hon… https://t.co/6xG3IdlLJ5
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5/24
2020
@karenolio You’d be p good at it tbhTomorrow's devastating front page: U.S. Deaths Near 100,000, An Incalculable Loss They Were Not Simply Names on a… https://t.co/8Yk1JHxhIH
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree“The Agile machine drives innovation” https://t.co/NmtTwBC4UCThis weekend’s tech theme is “gosh, I loved this 2 years ago, why did I ever switch away from it?” - Using my 12” M… https://t.co/ASKC6shdWTThis is important for PMs. The best people you want to work with are inspired to create and push ideas. It is the P… https://t.co/PeA8WIHJ7X
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @ArrowType I think they were saying *CFF outlines* trigger the bitmap issue; TTF can be packaged as either .ttf or… https://t.co/8N5mQ4vGmZBiden feels at home speaking to the Black community. He made a joke. Comedy ain’t easy, but he didn’t say 2 go sh… https://t.co/32Fwcl7a8p
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeHas anyone pointed out that Biden is capable of admitting error? That by itself puts him on a higher moral plane than you know who
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeWhen Steve Jobs brought us into town hall the day before iPhone was announced he said people always ask him about 5… https://t.co/JIlk0Qhrui
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @ThunderNixon What I have heard from a friend who went to med school and also takes chloroquine (for a legit medica… https://t.co/Rs7N2efnnG100 days ago I attended a Homeland Security committee meeting about the coronavirus. ...No current Trump administr… https://t.co/tkDO3BYxlU
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demareemy plans 2020 https://t.co/cGNBRkgoqX
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeWhatever, Paul from 2014. https://t.co/zwdR6aZE3S
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree @YasmineEvjen @LiamSpradlin I do not understand the economics in this game
5/23
2020
gonna send #FightFor15 t-shirts to everyone tweeting about engineering salaries and remote work wages
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeI’m cool with this https://t.co/BXDbOvvCZd
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeI hope this email finds you living in a shotgun shack I hope this email finds you in another part of the world I ho… https://t.co/brksJE2IA6
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeWHY DOES HE STAND LIKE THAT IS HE TWO SEPARATE PEOPLE WHO WERE CUT IN HALF AND THEN STAPLED TOGETHER TO MAKE THIS W… https://t.co/XVSiuK0O94
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeI tested very positively https://t.co/lp4fE2bbai
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeI live at the intersection of some very interesting sounds—down the street from our town’s main fire/EMT station (s… https://t.co/SLdzrXTKpSWhen other tasks seem not to be coming together is a great time to reply to friend emails from earlier in the day,… https://t.co/XKDysE1FWII’m going to have to do a newsletter about remote work aren’t IAt the stage of quarantine where I’m using weird hardware just to spice things up. Started tonight on my (very well… https://t.co/Ar87ZSDBRUGood! Honestly I assumed/hoped this would be the case. If a company isn’t going all-in on making remote work for al… https://t.co/9kRAIHIRzP @Vjeux @buzz My dream lives on, I’m a <L7 product manager, I’m not allowed to have reports 😂 @buzz My immediate thought when I read that FB plans to let WFH be a perk for senior people with good Perf is that… https://t.co/2NNMLGa1PMAll I’ll say about certain news stories is that “let employees WFH forever” is likely to be a lot more complicated than you think it isListening to The Sound of Music soundtrack it occurs to me that the problem these nuns are describing is adult ADHD
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree
5/22
2020
As of today, Shopify is a digital by default company. We will keep our offices closed until 2021 so that we can rew… https://t.co/SlWwb7OIZ6
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeCorollary: if Biden wins Fox will suddenly discover that COVID is a once in a lifetime crisis… which Democrats have… https://t.co/4IlBJM9yZkI have a 18 month old MacBook Air with all manner of problems (keyboard obvs, but also networking), meanwhile I jus… https://t.co/Ihp2cvyFRBI don't know what motivates Trump. But, it's unlikely these things are helping him re-election. It's more likely th… https://t.co/JS1ductKKG
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree…yeahhhh but also he is actually terrible at politics, so it’s not about actually winning so much as “winning!” in… https://t.co/s6gysPFVrz.@kingarthurflour is employee-owned & its online support for bakers of all abilities is amazing. So I'm not surpris… https://t.co/2uSx3wbjdx
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeTik Tok is rewriting an entire generation's understanding of exposition and editing. Jump cuts, wipes, music trans… https://t.co/3je38rWG2T
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David Demaree"Pessimists sound smart. Optimists make money." —@natfriedman
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeThis at least my 1100th time saying this— fascism doesn’t require coherency. Pointing out inconsistency and a lack… https://t.co/2diYH4pWGz
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeThe Trump Administration (and all modern conservatives tbh) are all like bad TV lawyers who scream “no, YOU’RE in c… https://t.co/QW4g4D7WM4Navarro gets slam dunked during 60 Minutes Overtime. He challenged 60 Minutes’ record - “Show me episodes during… https://t.co/xYGqBrFbaD
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeI've been thinking long and hard about what online conferences might look like now they are here to stay.… https://t.co/LBgzJOJGQC
Retweeted by 👨🏻‍💻David DemareeDon’t be assholes! Just don’t be assholes! That’s all! Jesus christ! https://t.co/r2QsKVbY5s
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5/21
2020
Too many of my projections/hypotheses about how the rest of this year will go are framed w/ the relative odds that… https://t.co/8yuxZneBCe @YasmineEvjen @materialdesign He’s definitely a dinosaur.shoot forgot to write down AIs from the AI meeting aiiiiiiiiiiiiiIssue #1 of my untitled newsletter, about trying to focus more on finishing things, is now LIVE: https://t.co/nXaC75RPit @YasmineEvjen @__apf__ Oh gosh yeahThis straight up happened to me this week—none of Redd’s artwork was legit https://t.co/VANwYIP2aF
5/20
2020

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