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honor sachs @drhonor Denver, CO

Historian, professor, author of Home Rule (Yale, 2015). New work on freedom suits, slavery, ancestry. Tweets my own.

2,610 Following   20,230 Followers   21,507 Tweets

Joined Twitter 11/11/08


BEHOLD! My beloved wrote A Thing! https://t.co/oK8LUG52QNWas asked to write a short piece about Thanksgiving this year but I couldn’t do it. Tried two drafts but my brain w… https://t.co/Wl14zKkpaP @akiltykramer Put the grading away. https://t.co/SpomtT8lnhSHOW ME PICTURES OF FOOD
11/26
2020
@gauthamrao My final exam prompt boils down to “Do whatever you want. We good.”Me giving away paper extensions again. https://t.co/YOwXDixi5JNever been so seen in my life. https://t.co/0VnwuN1WCR
11/25
2020
@historianess Imagine a world in which politics morphed into a contest to out-decent your opponent. @craigbrucesmith @hemmist @AbrahamHGibson @AgeofRevs #peeingdogsofearlyamericaAs we get closer to the end of the semester, I want to remind @SHEARites & others that the CFP for #SHEAR2021 has a… https://t.co/cUUPUx5Cwh
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11/24
2020
One of the things I miss most about living in Asheville: bus stop air-guitar metal guy 🤘🎸🔥 #localhero https://t.co/FezErU9KGb @william_armshaw 🤘🎸🔥Want to work in publishing? Looks like a great gig! https://t.co/Gjm33gr17j
11/23
2020
@DrJenHo @EricaVansteenis @sapoverde @bouldercolorado New York has Pizza Rat, Boulder gets Ancient Grains Pot Muffin Squirrel. @EGonzaba What is Moby Dick?Sunday Stretching with Ruthie: The Morning Series https://t.co/h8bcm9pxUB @akiltykramer That’s an awesome bed.
11/22
2020
@jacobflee @JordanSCarroll Nothing about that looks like a portal at all. @guncelawits Omg I love that movie ❤️ @emrosejohansen @KMassothPhD Of course. Hit me up!
11/21
2020
@gnrosenberg Do you follow a plan? Or a training schedule? I downloaded an app, which is okay, but could use a bett… https://t.co/NswMBj6F5d @emrosejohansen @KMassothPhD Nice to meet you, Emma. Anybody who works at the Filson is a friend of mine! I've sent… https://t.co/N9O8F5auNn @KMassothPhD @emrosejohansen Well, I can tell her a thing or two about Kentucky as western.... @KMassothPhD This is coming out of a QuIT conversation... @historying Tell me! @SerenaZabin 420 bread flour 74 whole wheat 20 rye 405 water 105 starter Salt Handful of walnuts and crans @ChrisEhrick DM me - would love to know more... @LWieck That's good to know! I said he could submit a stand alone paper, but also wanted to see if there was anybody else out there . . .#twitterstorians: I have a senior thesis student doing really great work on queer history in Colorado. We talked ab… https://t.co/TvQsxTsxVu @MyishaSEatmon My KA mixer is collecting dust. I like to use my hands! @Burrite LolCranberry-walnut close-up so you can smell it. https://t.co/TTKFDJr73N*and by "our" I mean mine.It finally happened. We had our* first walk-past-the-Zoom-naked event in our household. It was just a matter of time.Pupdate: I just brushed Ruthie’s teeth with chicken-flavored toothpaste. https://t.co/Keyfm5vNSYI’m going to start a petition. https://t.co/dDgWrDEIyT<nods in historian> https://t.co/xkmHCcQ7pn
11/20
2020
Haven’t had much time to bake lately, but I managed a simple sesame sourdough. https://t.co/cLqpPKwD1OSame, owl. Same. https://t.co/rrfe3e2seR @RachelCleves oh damn! no wonder you write so many books! @RachelCleves You're gonna have to say more about this treehouse office...Huh. https://t.co/haGtW6CQ3Ysinking utterly down to the bottom of the sea
Retweeted by honor sachsI can’t even bear to retweet. I can’t believe anybody would be willing to literally die on a hill of pumpkin pie.… https://t.co/Ui5BWXwXMlMan, my students right now I tell you what. https://t.co/34jLXYO1QM @SassyProf great pic!
11/19
2020
A lot of responses to this. For me the difference is that I’ve lost all elasticity. In Before Times, I’d teach part… https://t.co/gkDEYaVItaSLJ tonight: "I think Ruthie is teaching me how to waste time." @MichaelHattem @jbf1755 @HC_Richardson How do those who are Tweetdeck curious get started?Me: <super depressed because I have no attention span and can't get anything done> Also me: <receives newsletter c… https://t.co/0Y3lXRsbMK
11/17
2020
I see that those who walked uphill barefoot both ways in the snow have a lot to say about student loan forgiveness again.Go heads. keep grading. You not notice me. I jes lick you computer quiet like. https://t.co/XiemlbF8h7I am when-any-celebrity-does-something-newsworthy-I-say-“who?” years old. @Davulis Nice.
11/16
2020
@GerDavidson That looks great! I struggle with rye. It’s a difficult flour. But I love it so I keep trying.Dark rye bread with currants turned out a total brick, but it tastes great. https://t.co/6LLfoEVeqiDone. https://t.co/vJzuVEpiVA
11/15
2020
Solid. https://t.co/zPpZ7kwnS9
11/14
2020
You...invented the 80s. https://t.co/F7oKCAqNrT
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11/13
2020
The #bidenstaxplan memes are top shelf. https://t.co/EA024SrKY2It has recently come to my attention that the President of the United States is a horrible president and perhaps we… https://t.co/FpXbhDxkfD @varsha_venkat_ This whole look is 🔥New policy: So long as nobody's coming to my office hours, I'm not allowed to doomscroll. Got to get on the treadmi… https://t.co/9j6FsXy6No @akiltykramer Wow she would be amazing. @jbf1755 Meetings 😣 See you there!This gif has everything. https://t.co/zL34yK1Jls @jbf1755 I’ve got to teach today 😢Y’all who are still on fire, I salute you. https://t.co/3VWZjD8971I’ve got nothing left. I’m exhausted. All I want is to play with my dog and eat toast.
11/12
2020
@smccurry3 @karl_jacoby @dedalusdenaries So cool!My baby’s big box of books arrived 🎁📚🎉❤️ https://t.co/HUNsjDwrEQThey say this like it’s something to be proud of 🤷‍♀️ #wtf https://t.co/3LtnO4BFK4The rest of the semester is brought to you by Four Seasons Total Lectures.Held class in this lovely pub tonight. #FacesofZoom https://t.co/QYK7cj6jdK
11/11
2020
@LUXXURY But I'm a simple girl, so I'm panicking. @LUXXURY I did not get the joke part of it at all, but agree with the weasel part.I mean, what the - and I cannot stress this enough - FUCK?No, seriously. In case you didn't hear me the first time: What the fuckkkkkk??????what the fuck? https://t.co/t4HHO9cVgZ
11/10
2020
Pupdate: Ruthie just looked out the backdoor at the falling snow and growled at it 🌨️😡🌨️🤣🤣🤣 https://t.co/9sUzUDBrKE @DanLarremore @dinacmistry I live my life through an evolving series of post-it notes. Also, I am always behind on… https://t.co/K2bUQ7miNk @MarieMyungOkLee Have you seen the film Alive Inside? It's worth it. @WillMackintosh We might have to investigate next time SHEAR is in Philly... @kmwilliamswritr I do hope they get some business out of all this... @kerri_clement emailed it to youMy favorite so far was one that cast Michael B. Jordon as George Washington. @AdamHDomby Who says "dildo shop" anyway?I assigned Lil Fenn's Pox Americana in my early US survey. As a paper, I asked students to write a film pitch for a… https://t.co/3v4tUwj7AY @sapoverde https://t.co/n1AEiBkYQzPeople keep saying “dildo shop” like it’s a bad thing. @historianess He’s such a drama queen 🙄
11/9
2020
It's been really nice to not worry about him all day today.Never made cinnamon-raisin swirl bread before. Kind of exploded, room for improvement. https://t.co/yr1bhc7JicRecipe calls for 45g of starter, but I’m putting in 46 because that’s how petty I am 💅Trump tried to kill NYC, NYC said HAH! https://t.co/uIYUPIK205
Retweeted by honor sachsI think we’ve found the answer to my question about what shoes to wear. https://t.co/yGS8SW1oO7I want to remember this moment. Here we are November 7, me in my election shirt and Ruthie snoozing, watching Joe a… https://t.co/1s1MiksuyL @DrJenHo She’s going to be President someday. She’s so good at this. And so good for us.
11/8
2020

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