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Politics writer, teacher & something else TK

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also Chicago apparently has Santacon too now, so I thoroughly owned myselfupon reflection this is a dumb take, written more out of spite about the consolidation of media jobs than anything.… @nickdevlin @floozyesq that’s what I said!!!Christina won a bunch of Bloody Mary mix in the raffle!!! is the most homoerotic event I’ve ever witnessed a LYFT driver!!!
@emmaroller have you heard about the duck in the park though
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–— @extremely_wet shut the FUCK UP @Lubchansky they’re all clones of my uncle Sandy, a retired dockworker and ardent Trump supporterin all seriousness I’m very tired of NYC media people constantly tweeting about the slow trains or the snow or what… good solution to avoiding Santacon is to live in a city that’s not full of the most obnoxious people alive imoHad a great time list night seeing @JAdomian, who made my mascara run from laugh-crying too much, and who deserves… @dceiver Avengers 4: new episodes of Nailed It went up today!!! @AlbertBurneko @jack_hamilton YOU’RE OFF TO NORTH POLE WORKSHOP LANDGone Girl (2014)
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@theintercept I think it’s safe to say our current system of government is simply not equipped to handle this level… @theintercept, I wrote about why it’s reasonable to call what happened in Wisconsin this week what it is: a cou… are clinging to power in Wisconsin. Expect to see more GOP power grabs. by @emmaroller
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—What kind of system would lead a person who has just broken their leg to worry not about getting better, but how th… was with Chiquita when she broke her leg. One of the first things she said to me, through tears and excruciating…’m so thankful to call Chiquita - radiant, hilarious and tenacious as hell - my friend. If you’ve ever wondered wh… @PatBlanchfield thank you!City of Oakland backed down from evicting the Houses and Dignity Village yesterday morning after dozens showed up t…
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—I wish I could go back and tell high school newspaper Emma that writing never stops feeling terrible and you will n… I think that once I write the One Good Thing then I can stop trying to write good forever and focus on like, beadworkThis is courageous and extraordinary.
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if i get a gd award for Not Dying it will be the most extreme participation trophy ever won
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—I enjoyed losing to @dliebelson last year and look forward to losing to @molly__o this year’m busy with a class full of second graders rn but thank everyone for your kind words!!!!! @extremely_wet @brother_dag if it is a satanic building I will reconsider my opinion @turnageb I barely thought about it in the first place tbh @jmtryneski @blagojevism am I β€œcanceled”I’ve decided my one deeply held Chicago Opinion will be hating the John Hancock building for no reason. trapezoid lookin assBreaking: North Carolina GOP passes voter ID law in lame duck session before they lose supermajority & Dem gov can…
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my dude looks like Nosferatu got fillers @kathbarbadoro looking at this account this inspired me to immediately delete all male IG followers I don’t personally knowR vs. D playbook
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Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–— @Jesselansner ah!No, you like it because it lets you escape the flat dreariness of liberalism for a little while. Because deep down you want a king or queen.
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–— @ClareCoffey lol idk, just seems like something my WASPy grandparents would drinkwhy doesn’t Douthat just come out and say he wants a monarchy? that is both simpler to understand and more interest… time in 2011 a protester dumped an entire beer on Robin Vos’ head and that is the only good story I have associ… M F A O Wisconsin Legislature Votes To Dissolve State Rather Than Let Democrats Have It…
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—when someone says β€œchicken tendies” out loud, in public @ashleyfeinberg you already have a job bitcjThe Weekly Standard’s disgruntled owners should simply give me the money to start a fresh new conservative newsmagazine. This is NOT a scam
Every guy who has a podcast and his girlfriend
Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—this rules considering unfollowing everyone on here and only re-following @Ocasio2018here’s something you can do to help someone and make yourself feel good today first piece for the intercept is out!! it's on bipartisanship as a cover for elitist conservatism, both in polic…
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Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–— @quesoylibertad This is a good point - I suppose I meant β€œon their way out” more in the long term. I’m hoping the 2… @benwikler Read this by @dankaufman70 for more background @benwikler The only silver lining: Walker and his lackeys in the Wisconsin GOP clearly see the writing on the wall,… @benwikler It’s been inspiring, and infuriating, to see Wisconsinites having to protest Walker’s various power grab… this proposal died in committee last night! Good thread here from @benwikler about the lame duck shenan… GOP state lawmakers who won their seats by skewing their districts are now voting to move the 2020 presidential… Walker and Wisconsin’s GOP state lawmakers gerrymandered their way into the majority, and are now using a lam… know the world is in a great place when our largest corporations are literally using the same strategies as Nat…
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in any case this story of people with diverging politics who become pals, like all others in that tired genre, is a…
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One quote from George H. W. Bush shows the imperial hubris he embodied. On July 3, 1988, the US shot down an Irani…
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Outrageous. Wisconsin lame duck Republican special session that will strip power from governor and AG is allowing O…
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Retweeted by 𝕰𝖒𝖒𝖆 π•½π–”π–‘π–‘π–Šπ–—if not liking the fact that there are two credibly accused sexual predators on the highest court in the land makes… think one overlooked facet of GHWB’s legacy is how he helped write the playbook for giving cover to a SCOTUS nomi…
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