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Cory Doctorow #BLM @doctorow Beautiful Downtown Burbank

Author, journalist, activist. My latest is ATTACK SURFACE https://t.co/dUvTAmF4hQ Books: https://t.co/x4ih0Xrx8f Blog: https://t.co/ECPLW3AJGU

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@tessarakt Nope.« All those people who are trying to find a way to support the "free market*" and also justify demanding that domin… https://t.co/tklbAYVIZb
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMJohanneskirche (1963-65) in Offenbach, Germany, by Rainer Schell https://t.co/5NLhQY263a https://t.co/5gkWHHMSh4Title: Delta Air Lines poster by John Hardy, 1962 https://t.co/pvo6LIcInt https://t.co/fSHYMEyg1e @OptimumHelp @tmazorlig You could provide Internet at speeds equal to the European Union at prices lower than you c… https://t.co/sVLCdXmL4i
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMReading Radicalized by @doctorow and have to take a break. Don't get me wrong - its well written and excellent. I… https://t.co/ns9tLpJ8xU
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @BigMoufBreather I'm also a recovering bookseller, and I have my own Little Free Library (which I call my hummingbi… https://t.co/vruBrMmPBW"Jesus Christ, we invoke your name!" During the Capitol siege on January 6th, the QAnon Shaman and other Christian… https://t.co/HAvQqCeRkI
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMI'm reporting a feature on ... the eternal struggle of the to-do list. What's your fave way of organizing to-dos?… https://t.co/liVdkuUCTZ
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMPola Negri posing for Vanity Fair, 1932. Photo by Edward Steichen https://t.co/ruVbLqrU4d https://t.co/yzIlNY8753 @infogeekcat @BGrifter It's a joke. https://t.co/zvptHWVztEKrarshtkids are “nasty large scuttling things like giant crabs,” creatures of chaos with a habit of lurking on the… https://t.co/F86SeS3emM @I_heart_lies @doctorow @13en4D @mattmerk Rural CA: 5Mbps up, 600Kbps w/ATT DSL (ATT, don't contact to "upgrade" -… https://t.co/0PjSjyFUqh
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @jlawrencem @doctorow @mattmerk And can't purchase any better service. We are literally 400 ft. more or less from a… https://t.co/p1EEDWs4vH
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @UnseenJapanSite @doctorow “Please hit the like button” would be worse.
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @CTWritePretty @doctorow mcdonalds pays their workers about 22$ per hour in denmark and their prices there are lowe… https://t.co/i4lLARNo0m
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMTitle: OREO Creme Sandwich - 1960’s https://t.co/x1lhMd8i5x https://t.co/qU9Wz3w7jp“Our Stewardesses, Mr. Uzzell, are another reason why AA is first choice of experienced travelers. We choose just 1… https://t.co/rfQQQQfUfr @doctorow Remember the Bad News Bears trying to get in on Star Wars?
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @Klonick Thanks, Kate! @Sherry_Reson Fair enough, but I do write an awful lot about MMT and am currently finishing a science fiction novel… https://t.co/aBuVdnEJ7BI've always considered myself a 'movement' or FDR Dem. In this 🧵@doctorow describes the two wings of the FDR (aka B… https://t.co/XdqwsXp0Ut
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMAmericans only love the college experience because it's the only time in their lives they live in walkable communities
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM"My son, who loves YouTube, seems to think that 'please subscribe to my channel' is a parting phrase. When he leave… https://t.co/as7oEU2giU
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM新種 https://t.co/F3AZTxkxav
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Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMhow will the biggest companies in the world survive if millions of people are no longer paid starvation wages? thes… https://t.co/eGxrQOUqtq
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMevery time the minimum wage comes up like 60% of America reveals that they’re apparently really worried about McDonald’s profit margins
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMCarrying around zip ties is going to become some sort of fatuous performative Trumpalo/QAnon defiance, isn’t it. So… https://t.co/Uo3DsUIpyk
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @zippy314 I think those are 2 separate phenomena that get the same outcome. An affirmative, constitutional right… https://t.co/9R9ucoO8ws @13en4D @doctorow @mattmerk Lol. Try living in rural CA. Across the digital divide, it’s real. https://t.co/O80b8olqQ2
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @emceekhan @FinAeros I'm not sure what point you're making. The "cycle" of concentration and breakup isn't a cycle.… https://t.co/TlNJnBhjSP @doctorow This is like @optimum, in the Bronx (and elsewhere in NYC). They have block-by-block monopolies for cable… https://t.co/1dAyOW99tM
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @mattmerk @doctorow Hi from San Diego. On Cox and most definitely not on the base plan. We also have an arbitrary d… https://t.co/XdvUXRKfE2
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @agent_malone_ Grew up in Toronto, administered a network of Bell ISDNs in the 90s, and did a ton of freelance work… https://t.co/G3d8ccOL3D @stef_kon_one Aw, thanks, Stef!If you're someone who is maybe a bit tempted to believe deplatforming Trump and pulling the rug from under Parler a… https://t.co/JO7RReW5tV
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @BigMoufBreather Oh fab! If you happen to talk with 'em, tell them they warmed the heart of this recovering library worker!Hey Cory @doctorow check out what's prominently displayed at the window of my local library. https://t.co/9ss929Ci9b
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Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMDavid Byrne performing in Hollywood, California https://t.co/PA1bdLAic3 https://t.co/YhDhxg9GwXEvil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn (1987) dir. Sam Raimi https://t.co/qZBlkdVp4f https://t.co/aJ8jeJpCgtEvil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn (1987) dir. Sam Raimi https://t.co/qZBlkdVp4f https://t.co/zMrWiGEJbIEvil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn (1987) dir. Sam Raimi https://t.co/qZBlkdVp4f https://t.co/YKhZSManJ7Title: PEZ 1976 https://t.co/7fvhQxlZYt https://t.co/4bDzLUO9ouTitle: Henry P. Mayer Music House in Paris, Texas, May 26, 1916 https://t.co/MFGOvmrkb3 https://t.co/QGmg2EKPpD1978 Star Wars-inspired bubblegum https://t.co/gzervZ6IWT https://t.co/Ihfog6ZTg0 @mattmerk @doctorow Spectrum in L.A. https://t.co/jvbXmWcSC2
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @emceekhan @FinAeros The best predictor of whether a breakup will work is whether we continue to enforce antitrust… https://t.co/NnTKoe9KIl @emceekhan @FinAeros A better example would be standard oil. They got broken up, we continued to enforce anti-monop… https://t.co/nlPaQuBKhz @emceekhan @FinAeros The only reason it got broken up is that Reagan's antitrusts czar claimed that because it had… https://t.co/d17WzNhNJA @emceekhan @FinAeros The part that's missing from that analysis is that breaking up AT&t was literally the last maj… https://t.co/jfGAVMFDBp @rbschneider98 Thank you, Richard! @doctorow Hi from rural Colorado, where I recently moved to from Los Angeles. https://t.co/Ek6NGNXywi
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMThe controversy over “free speech” and corporate content moderation is not a First Amendment issue, but rather one… https://t.co/X2aSux1s2e
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @jamrock it's a book about how just letting rich people do whatever they want we'll make the world perfect, and how… https://t.co/pJUAYgfgbZ @alangmead @torbooks Well, that is definitely not right. I'm sure @torbooks will do something about it when they see this on Monday. @doctorow Spent entire career in Finance. She is one of the best, brightest individuals I’ve ever seen in Congress… https://t.co/28FQ2mf6KR
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @madfishmonger @doctorow My sister prepared a Miracle Whip Pineapple Yule Log just to see what it would be like for… https://t.co/jB2JQwK845
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMTitle: “Hair, But Not Here” - Silkymit Hair Remover ad [1948] https://t.co/j94tKCRq26 https://t.co/leMJIpFK14TIL... https://t.co/Z1NAcUwhtN
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMWhen one digs into the stacks and choices they force, it's just as true that app developers set hurdles as that net… https://t.co/J2yxuXf46E
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMETA: If you'd like to read this as a blog-post, here's a permalink that's free from surveillance, tracking and ads… https://t.co/9jbOSW6PuZFrontier was absolutely *HORRIBLE*. My mom was paying for high-bandwidth and getting nothing, despite multiple call… https://t.co/L55CVDtT4j
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @alangmead @torbooks They don't. Tor Books are DRM-free on both platforms. @doctorow Love these old recipes. I have a couple PDFS on my Etsy (1$) if anyone wants more but this one is my favo… https://t.co/IPJ8MYcp72
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMThis great thread from Cory lays out there only real path to a free (s as in speech) and accessible internet. https://t.co/ze2Fdikg1p
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMClaudette Colbert in Cleopatra (1934) https://t.co/VzADtO4gce https://t.co/XobGiGTx5OClaudette Colbert in Cleopatra (1934) https://t.co/VzADtO4gce https://t.co/c58jVc2sicClaudette Colbert in Cleopatra (1934) https://t.co/VzADtO4gce https://t.co/OqNOSzS6aeClaudette Colbert in Cleopatra (1934) https://t.co/VzADtO4gce https://t.co/J6NUn02JumClaudette Colbert in Cleopatra (1934) https://t.co/VzADtO4gce https://t.co/v9uwXkmquW @jamrock I can't tell if this is a put-on. Are you serious?Warum Netzwerk-Effekte aktuell uncool sind und warum dein ehrliches Tech-#Startup scheitern könnte: "@doctorow: W… https://t.co/8qtwWMHNvd
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @mech_mouse @doctorow I think there is a world market for maybe five PS6.
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @thalass_sp @doctorow I worked in that building for seven years!
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @doctorow I checked to see if the original poster, @MidCenturyMenu had actually made that, but even they aren't th… https://t.co/3Gt3M6uJzi
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @doctorow And amazing interior. An untouched riot of 70s orange and brown. https://t.co/aGxPP4R0GB
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @doctorow Everybody smoked back then, so no one had any working tastebuds or sense of smell. Flavor didn’t really matter
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLM @RiskyLiberal And applied for a waiver that her colleagues got and that is routine, and that she was denied by pelosi. @johnefrancis @fanCRTCProfling Whereas Rogers can just make up literally any rule (that doesn't violate other Chart… https://t.co/r22kFNipPa @johnefrancis @fanCRTCProfling It's true, but Charter rights are still *rights*. If the City of Toronto is your ISP… https://t.co/cMWaDPrKUlThis (v good) thread is like a Scooby Doo ending. It was the monopolists all along!! And they (probably) will get a… https://t.co/5CInFI2m3v
Retweeted by Cory Doctorow #BLMAre you trying to wean yourself off Big Tech? Follow these threads on the #fediverse at @pluralistic@mamot.fr. Her… https://t.co/esqa2XNJSXIf you prefer a newsletter, subscribe to the plura-list, which is also ad- and tracker-free, and is utterly unadorn… https://t.co/B2R58TKU3GYou can also follow these posts as a daily blog at https://t.co/iSBh8s9m7q: no ads, trackers, or data-collection!… https://t.co/ZQB4jLM6lNMy first picture book is out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-ha… https://t.co/Neu68j9q3xRecent appearances: * Monocle Reads https://t.co/ENWPDLYVXg * Hedging Bets on the Future (Motherboard Cyber):… https://t.co/tDtIWrjb9XUpcoming appearances: * Keynote for https://t.co/Lr61KpUI3e, Jan 22 (US) 23 (Australia) https://t.co/7dfEFubGFnhttps://t.co/CEel2SzodgMy ebooks and audiobooks (from @torbooks, @HoZ_Books, @mcsweeneys, and others) are for sale all over the net, but I… https://t.co/yLSfQeKmakI have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech t… https://t.co/NiYdPoD4nkMy latest novel is Attack Surface, a sequel to my bestselling Little Brother books. @washingtonpost called it "a po… https://t.co/ciTeXuzfEXYesterday's threads: Pelosi kicks Katie Porter off the Finance Committee; and more! https://t.co/gQxZKYdOHV 9/ https://t.co/7gnOHHU7m2#1yrago Ars Technica’s dunk on Gwyneth Paltrow’s Netflix series is the best dunk of all https://t.co/rLGxNWocCNhttps://t.co/fJilXDZ4QV#1yrago Inventive students detach IoT car-immobilizers, use their SIMs to power free wifi hotspots… https://t.co/E8MsKzZaH0#5yrsago Trump Casinos lost millions every single year that Donald Trump ran it (but he’s still rich)… https://t.co/N2FWVlGFtL#5yrsago Jeremy Corbyn proposes ban on dividends from companies that don’t pay living wages https://t.co/9n1QxmCJ92https://t.co/gbcoBk4eFO#10yrsago Suzuki Beane: lost 1961 beatnik kids’ book from Louise Fitzhugh and Sandra Scoppettone… https://t.co/MqmcRhZqn7#20yrsago The writings of “Red” Emma Goldman, collected with old Hearst newsreels, letters, and criticism… https://t.co/BCqRMTYb20Fighting fiber was the right's dumbest self-own: "We don't have to care. We're the [phone company|social media mono… https://t.co/0YKgqC5cUC
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