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Raychelle Burks @DrRubidium Middle of Nowhere

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. #BLACKandSTEM. She/they. Left Coaster in DC. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. In @CurlyHairMafia.

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Joined Twitter 9/29/10


@wayneriekhof Collaborate we will. #ComeToTheDarkSide#ICYMI, I talked to @jillianjfoster at @WeRContinuum about science, Murder, She Wrote, equity, and being a supervil… https://t.co/2yWafz7h2GCome to American he will 😂 https://t.co/NHyY6F4aKjPlease join @AUAntiracismCtr and @AUWCL for "NOURISHING BLACK FUTURES" starting in 15 minutes. Hear from… https://t.co/c1nF2OmVYf
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks.@RepEscobar: I’ve been calling for a binational COVID strategy. “We have a saying in El Paso that when Juarez sne… https://t.co/lvlcOXbUBf
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksHow you thought you'd jump on Rihanna's internet in the year of our Beyonce 2020 and try such amateurish fuckshit i… https://t.co/Lip8NrhiUBI am constantly impressed by CSI: Twitter. https://t.co/6e5hXNlInhI love being Black. Some folks really hate that. https://t.co/muBb5aaqjRThe sitting President got on a stage & gave direct orders to a violent white supremacist org & y'all want to preten… https://t.co/OxK4RKRPDH
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksWhen you have a huge inbox blitz and cut it down to only 1,094 unread emails https://t.co/MfgawMQGfX
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksRep. @AOC on white supremacy in policing: ‘It's not a question of whether this problem is an issue, it's a matter o… https://t.co/B66jgCxDK8
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks5k #run done! #back2work #MaskUp #TeamAsthma https://t.co/WrDxljIkzJBook includes many #BlackWomenInSTEM in South Africa including #BlackBotanistsWeek's own @noxthelion!!!… https://t.co/d0gLwSs0JP
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9/30
2020
Saying "no" is imperative to your survival as a tenure-track faculty member, especially if you are an under-represe… https://t.co/i5bVg5MMqL
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksReal change requires action. We have work to do, but we remain committed. Here are the actions adidas is taking:… https://t.co/eXX5d7CxQE
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksThis might be the only thing that I do this spring in Sensation & Perception. https://t.co/0ddQRq7bBt
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @prof_gabriele 😂 https://t.co/BeUJF7poGDThese are epic... Seriously, if you think "the guy who got fired for being *too gross & incompetent for the Trump… https://t.co/CKKQqvvfyD
Retweeted by Raychelle Burkshttps://t.co/XiTm50vFH0 https://t.co/X4BDMfC6LrThe Sandlot, but all Black & Brown kids like in my neighborhood https://t.co/qJ873v2mAE @cathleencrudden @CarolynBertozzi I bet on CB and JD, plus Dr. Livia Eberlin. Who I claim for analytical 😂 @BigIndianGyasi DAMN IT I FORGET STING. I love Sting. Also, Chris Isaak. Oh, I loved me some Chris Isaak back in the day.Michael McDonald Bobby Caldwell Rick Astley Daryl Hall Jon B. 😂 RIP: Joe Cocker😭 https://t.co/1FGEC7pEeZ @NeilWithers Picked John, but I do love an outside bet, hence Stephen/Steven/Stefan 🤣I'm still reasonably confident WM will, one named John. Perhaps a Stephen, Steven, or Stefan. Of course, not one to… https://t.co/0bKayLRind#AmyConeyBarrett is here to stick her middle finger up your smug, white feminism. She probably would never stick he… https://t.co/Y6jeKR40dk
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @DrLindseyFitz @DrEstellePrnq @EburyPublishing CONGRATULATIONS!!!My friend @DrEstellePrnq just sold her book BLOOD, FIRE AND GOLD in a pre-empt deal with @EburyPublishing! Estelle… https://t.co/XRuu0GC0IE
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksFast forward 11 mnths, I had the pleasure of sitting down with @DrRubidium who is a mad-scientist meets feminist su… https://t.co/pLMtw9XHiA
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @prof_gabriele There are so many to choose from!Good morning, chemists*! *Unless you're a WM chem prof pretending to be a WoC while you spew racist, sexist bulls… https://t.co/Qhi4p9hw7STonight in the UK: a NEW episode of THE CURIOUS LIFE AND DEATH OF... on @SmithsonianTVUK at 8pm (Freeview 56, Frees… https://t.co/QRcYy00xpe
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks"Let me see your control chart" https://t.co/8gwrLCn6AZChocolate orange treat for #VirtualCocktailHour 🍸1.5 oz @TitosVodka 🍫1.5 oz @GODIVA liqueur 🍊½ oz dry orange cur… https://t.co/7fiS8VHRWK
9/29
2020
@prof_gabriele @nytpolitics the power of white maleness is breathtaking. If he was non-white, well.... everything w… https://t.co/GwrNMYjA8WDid you catch my live chat with @Ripleys about their latest acquisition: a lock of Abraham Lincoln's hair? I mentio… https://t.co/XukVObEo5s
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @maxmhouck 🤣 https://t.co/rzhXy8HP9U @maxmhouck I don't think I've ever reviewed for that particular journal😂 https://t.co/e7LMFHE3csI'm the reviewer that will check every single one of the references, along with all of the SI, of a manuscript I've… https://t.co/oz5Pc50tqnThe statement @AUAntiracismCtr released int the wake of the grand jury's decision about #BreonnaTaylor's death at t… https://t.co/oI9uIhz3bs
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @forensictoxguy only one of these dates terrifies meWhy Understanding #Colorism Within the #Latino Community Is So important "Even though we are all part of the same… https://t.co/PzRkf8SfHv
Retweeted by Raychelle Burkswhite women: what are you doing to ensure that 53% of your gals don't vote for Trump again?
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksI’m 100% behind this. And happen to know a PhD student who’s doing exactly this right now. Grads are doing insightf… https://t.co/u9T7MucbSd
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks"Sometimes I feel like you internalize that … we’re not that visible. It’s hard to explain what it means to know I’… https://t.co/81mETy4Uem
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksMy interview with R&R Lab is now! I talk analytical chemistry, Miss Marple, free throw percentages, feminism, and d… https://t.co/qruDIc5IQL @BMatB ... https://t.co/5gJJdsHSLgoh btw, those bad ass Black Amazons you saw in #LovecraftCountry tonight? Gina Prince-Bythewood is directing "The W… https://t.co/6r31uZTzC5
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @aunjanuejlt and @sufebradshaw as Hippolyta and Nawi from Ep 7 of @LovecraftHBO (Art by @BOUNCE_COMIC )… https://t.co/da7EAEbJgY
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @BMatB Whew that line up is as diverse as... the Tory party? 😂🤔I feel attacked 🤣 https://t.co/IBNyBFXKlX @NotRightRuth Thank you for publishing this important work. I plan to share it with my colleagues in the Inclusive… https://t.co/E9bdyS4qjlMonday, #BLACKandSTEM. May your time not be wasted and may you get paid. May we thrive this week with passion, comp… https://t.co/LiCXoSAIkZIt's #BlackinMicro Week!!! As a #microbiology professor & researcher of #cyanobacteria w/@MSU_MMG, every day is… https://t.co/HdMu1MGttI
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksIf there's a bigger grifter than DT, it's the hair stylist that got $70k 🤣 https://t.co/brajQ0KsPj @moefeliu I'm making you Secretary of the Interior. Congratulations! And... sorry 😂 @ShipLives You're my CJ https://t.co/fNlTKEAPBfInspired by the Four Poster Red cocktail, my Chaise Purple #VirtualCocktailHour 🤎1 oz sweet vermouth 🇫🇷1 oz… https://t.co/GT2zre5XS6 @Lollardfish For real. That whole damn clan is an anthropomorphized RICO indictment.https://t.co/iBttL5rGyV https://t.co/ls5ppvfrRQ
9/28
2020
https://t.co/zkQSupGkfg https://t.co/ydtHJPm6kmTrump is like every other Prosperity Gospel Grifter. Everyone, including the IRS is a mark.
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @drskyskull He really is doing the Lord's workBest moments in Enola Holmes for me were the ones where Sherlock gets told about himself, and this one was the GOAT… https://t.co/LduH4Cvpxt
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksWoohoo! Fantastic to see @DeadlyScience and @corey_tutt featured in @GQMagazine 👏🏻👏🏻💪🏻💪🏻❤💛🖤💚💙🤍🖤 https://t.co/Rv8DWnlKbu
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksI paid more taxes last year than he's paid in 10. This means I'm now the President. https://t.co/yZaPzN0oglIf Trump resigned tomorrow, the Lincoln Project would endorse Pence before Wednesday.
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksI don’t know who needs to hear this but rich people don’t pay taxes. They pay tax lawyers.
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksThis joke brought to you by the truism of feminist Twitter: 😝 https://t.co/bpKQ4rf3Fa
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksI'm going to start a private club where I serve as both bartender and bouncer. The only entrance requirement is a E… https://t.co/X6Bjq64TDr @robingnelson I've turned into my father in my old age. Caught myself saying to MYSELF "Why are these lights on? No… https://t.co/i4iBaJJXwV @robingnelson This was forbidden in my house growing up and I was firmly indoctrinated. My dad (a Marine) would jok… https://t.co/MfxM6YveeShttps://t.co/BpoZaWJ7Mp https://t.co/9j62odD5e4 @EricHaywood White people LOVE The Rock. And these particular folks don't know what to do with themselves. They tho… https://t.co/gmz6b5KZrWI am a woman...so all of them? https://t.co/f7lcGtRb8G
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksGlad to see my home paper is having a reckoning so it can be better for Angelenos https://t.co/1qMbtsGmA9Dr. Emma Russell and King Ghidorah in Godzilla: King of the Monsters: https://t.co/8cud8Rr7C9
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks"consent in Hawaii is a complex issue, as there is no single, recognized decision-making authority for the native H… https://t.co/MFpMV5GFLs
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @victorlavalle That would be dope AF!When Biden wins, I want the government to print and distribute Scientist Trading Cards to every school in the US.… https://t.co/QP7JkQ3uAe
Retweeted by Raychelle Burkshttps://t.co/VU3YogTVBs https://t.co/76jahXJyCJTwo of my imaginary friends that are real people are in a podcast together! @staceyabrams guests on @DavidTennantPod https://t.co/XRX4tWEDVhHow does one say "in the civic spirit of the Rockefellers" with a straight face and not choke on their chardonnay?… https://t.co/XhWyyBDZL2My new aesthetic is Danny Dyer saying “bunch of fascist slags” https://t.co/oWd6NVSgmu
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksSure did #run 5k with my bonnet on! 🤣 #MaskUp #TeamAsthma https://t.co/Z2NNUOEjL0 @BMatB I too used to crush on him. What an utter dispointment. Now, I crush on L Evans on IG and all is right with the world 😂 @alexrwhite GET THEM @alexrwhite He's the Beyonce of racing. Like, who they think they're dealing with? Hell, he might be texting Beyonc… https://t.co/ijDzcd4TYk @alexrwhite Same!!! @alexrwhite If it has to go beyond marketing, stickers, an IG statement... whew, these entities usually end up fucking up.Love to all Native & Black family You are the most powerfullest, most brilliant & most genetically strong combinat… https://t.co/jo9imqEuoZ
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksNo, @DouthatNYT. There can’t be. Because “conservative feminism” doesn’t exist. Same goes for “conservative antirac… https://t.co/es6sJU6nxz
Retweeted by Raychelle Burks @alexrwhite I wonder how quickly they'll change their mind. Or say it was a misunderstanding.The first instrument designed specifically for quality control in food manufacture was, perhaps surprisingly, to te… https://t.co/vx8KQbZheP
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksWhy does every member of the cabinet look like the landed gentry villain of a British period drama? 🧐😂🤔 https://t.co/qikpbXeAmZSo clearly F1 will no longer welcome logos, slogans, or ads from Mercedes, DHL, Aramco, Emirates, Heineken, Pirelli… https://t.co/Hfw3QfQuSAIn her opinion she makes no mention of how such "virtuous citizen" restrictions were used after the Civil War and t… https://t.co/4etsuuAfVC
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksIn a recent dissent, Amy Coney Barrett wrote that the right to vote and serve on juries belonged "only to virtuous… https://t.co/RkL1EQBxXt
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksThis is me explaining my love of #science and our love/hate relationship .. ❤️❤️❤️ (Kayo is on the 🎤 ) https://t.co/GfSvqSkCc5
Retweeted by Raychelle BurksNeighbor is blaring Pitbull. Look, I'm just grateful it's not Nickelback, the Grateful Dead, or Rush. In 2020, this… https://t.co/wpHZA7Mp11
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2020

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