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Erin Caton @erin Toronto, Ontario

Product and chaos specialist. Single feminist mom to two awesome kids, one passed. I can run a better tech company than you. Let's make a non-profit dare on it.

562 Following   2,796 Followers   17,701 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/5/07


@KidzFirstPtbo Live sea urchin petting zoo. @catonclass Hi! Extra support to the Caton teachers. 😜 @SimonMagus Most child owners are regulars. @Sflecce Parents support teachers. Every time you post one of these, the ratio is clear. Try doing your job.
12/9
2019
@LidsRodney I need a certain level of tidy for my brain to function otherwise my ADHD takes over. So that’s an esse… https://t.co/JEYeFcubUr @LidsRodney I was referring to people judging me for my food intolerances, not you preferring people who like veggi… https://t.co/Ytp2Q5aamD @agraybee @ScotchOikos @RogueNotary Ooohhh you’re one of those. @LidsRodney Lol, I have a chemical sensitivity, so a host of products make it hard for me. I also have a lot of foo… https://t.co/IPsm8Z5xLb @Imani_Barbarin Also, when more people use a product, they make better and more price competitive options. I have g… https://t.co/8xfkfnM0Xj @Imani_Barbarin They literally changed the definition away from aspergers to autism level 1 in Canada. My sister an… https://t.co/hvCoUG32Ph @TO_Fan_Shay @ilikemints I’ve got some of them there (they also have good prices), some from stores in Seattle and… https://t.co/xO2m1856O4 @ilikemints I bought new bugs today... https://t.co/CxL0KkwH7d @Glitter_brawl (I had a binder of university applications as of grade nine because I held onto escape for dear life.) @Glitter_brawl Made a chart based on population size and pure conjecture about the number of boys who were remotely… https://t.co/ynLVhWyWaE @aschmugge @eff_yeah_steph Ugh. Would have been good for the parent to give a heads up, but this is us. Worse on th… https://t.co/5zM5LlJrBE
12/8
2019
@mialoira Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger is stellar. The other series are a bit more sexy, but this one w… https://t.co/vC2Ybqhup2 @Remember_Sarah My mom said if a van full of guys with guns pulls up, do you get in the van or risk being shot. The… https://t.co/XjodDfyymjGoogle is asking people with Down syndrome to "donate" recordings of their voice to train its voice-recognition sof… https://t.co/wmBU3ei0Uk
Retweeted by Erin Caton @PMsCopps @ONTSpecialNeeds The custodian is an adult trained to use corrosive chemicals at work and is paid. Kids p… https://t.co/zixmQILrsv @ONTSpecialNeeds The cleaning products schools use have material data safety sheets. Custodial staff are trained to… https://t.co/srA5DRv9Q8I guess I’m buying gin today. https://t.co/NfMDANiBYD @pegs Cool, thank you!Is it possible to select multiple languages on iPhone? Did I miss a thing? Auto correct typing in French while in E… https://t.co/y9HD2SiYum @livlab Can’t it be both?? I have no suggestions other than no compromise. @willcarless @LouisatheLast @reveal My dad was a racist cop, this does not shock me at all. @pennig I’m twitching for no reason...
12/7
2019
@juliaelman Hand me your baby and go pee. I am here for you. @Ms_Gear_ @western161 @EleanoraLilly1 Looks awesome, but you mis-tagged me. @DavidRobertGor1 Who do we thank for your appearance? I feel bad for your mom, so not looking to pass blame there. @Nataliew1020 My daughter died at birth 3.5 years ago. It’s never good, but you’re in the worst of it right now. Gi… https://t.co/wWhJrXb5yuHow engineers of the Montreal Massacre generation are changing the world https://t.co/gZmxMo4sgw
Retweeted by Erin Caton @BernieSanders @JustinTrudeau I can wait for when my son needs braces because secondary insurance won’t do a policy… https://t.co/43mSlqMUP9 @BernieSanders @JustinTrudeau I moved to a smaller town a month ago so I can afford physical therapy, having used u… https://t.co/TP1DL6zOJd @BernieSanders @JustinTrudeau I waited two years to buy an extra leg for my lymphapress machine as I’m a single mom… https://t.co/IshkZ10PMy @BernieSanders Right now, in Canada I do not get a medication because it costs $26k a year. It is not on the Trilli… https://t.co/uHDBTmSIrt @beyrima @gghamari @MacLeodLisa This is a travesty to politics and rhyming. @hownowinternet @TenantAdvocacy @TorontoTenants @maritstiles Add affordable accessible housing to that. Physical an… https://t.co/mB4g3ZRrEu
12/6
2019
THIS is one reason why you need diversity on your teams. A team with even just one marginalized person on it could… https://t.co/5XnxQgZD4b @soledadobrien This is the first time I’ve heard him. What a shrill little hate goblin. @solonaarmstrong Oops, yes. It was a ‘late for school day’ so my brain isn’t on yet. 😜 @solonaarmstrong Damak is a Canadian company. @solonaarmstrong Is that the Damak one? If so, I have had two of their bikes and they have big brake issues. Have h… https://t.co/g2LNKd2zAC @ZachInglis Yargh. I know a lot of people making a killing with not real jobs. @sdbcraig Premier Timbit it is.
12/5
2019
@theBicyKyle I’m very sorry that happened to you. @ThatEricAlper Food intolerances and the dilemma of ‘IBS’ as a secondary issue in most chronic illnesses.It’s not like we even have a similar device being made in Canada. Fleecing cancer survivors seems like the only point here.We have huge holes in our healthcare system. I want politicians to do their jobs.Medical devices are expensive. I’ve been using one leg for four fours a night for three years as the last one cost… https://t.co/25G9QKP5adHi @JustinTrudeau why are there $269 of import taxes on the lymphapress leg I need so I don’t spend four hours a da… https://t.co/kmyRVhR4adSomeone make a ‘Numbers for Drake’ app for child starlets. It has a bot that simulates a conversation a 14 year old… https://t.co/BeRtsLHtiR @IWriteAllDay_ Who even gave him their numbers? Can we punch that person too? @CBI_Rocks Hi, I’m a disabled Erin in tech and you should really delete this and rewrite one with the correct attri… https://t.co/oYS3AHS55GSeems like a school strike tomorrow. I stand with teachers. #onpoli
12/4
2019
Neurotypicals: omg social scripts are bad and "robotic" and make you sound like [ableist slur] Also neurotypicals:… https://t.co/LEe2QyF8gb
Retweeted by Erin Caton @amynw Would watch. Put on Netflix now. @amynw Massive record scratch, 100 heads turn. @helen Read the room Helen. Assuming you got your name due to neuro divergent script using muthafuckas. @KrisKohl @USHGNYC They would appreciate a proper reference I’m sure.There’s a giant crow that lives near the house next door and I am determined to become it’s friend. @sm @Jason @Serena In my family of four siblings, only I went to university after having to move out at 17. Went to… https://t.co/A6TQDwVWMM @Jason @Serena Jason, I have serious doubts that your 90% of kids choosing to and having the option to stay at home… https://t.co/0awkv80hAj
12/3
2019
My favourite white wine vinegar, with which to make fake cheese, is out of stock everywhere. Also not listed on the… https://t.co/X4Tp81s2sA @mayli We have an epic number of fancy dresses between us. It would have been a tragedy not to.Me, upon seeing 20 litres of pickles in my cold storage: This is not nearly enough to last the winter, I will perish.
12/2
2019
@LennaLeprena @kcarruthers @jchimselfbigpo2 That would be ideal and a great goal to lobby government reps towards funding.I'd like to cover the application fee of two disabled writers who are thinking of applying. Send me a DM! https://t.co/ysK2k95qwq
Retweeted by Erin Caton @LennaLeprena @kcarruthers @jchimselfbigpo2 People who need electric oxygen and other devices to stay alive would d… https://t.co/mXwLi9A6xH @MintPossum @girlGeek @moby_dickhead I’m glad you grew up with enough options to be able to do so. I have a medical… https://t.co/ELSsgQufAR @MintPossum @girlGeek @moby_dickhead The point of these kits are for kids to try out a large variety of tools. I wa… https://t.co/tv5670wNsB @MintPossum @girlGeek @moby_dickhead Really depends on the kit. A lot of kids don’t know what their preferred mater… https://t.co/HRzHK4aFWB @girlGeek Seriously. No poor kid is thinking their present is crappy. I’m not an artist, but I loved any kit I coul… https://t.co/aHIPjj28uD @mayli Both appropriate and inappropriate. It is good.
12/1
2019
It’s 2019 & disabled people get paid below minimum wage, don’t have equal marriage rights, can’t access many public… https://t.co/f803Ng160g
Retweeted by Erin Caton @hayxsmith I just had all my sides and back shaved off. It’s glorious.I used to lecture on Black Friday that we don't need to buy things, but thanks to Twitter I learned many people (es… https://t.co/YTKBS8Ndye
Retweeted by Erin CatonLadies if he: - contains your hopes and dreams - makes you scream - claims to be available 24/7 but freezes up whe… https://t.co/aarowuT4FO
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11/30
2019
@MouthyWench @misfortunegame @LianneThePinup @Amonk_13 It happens a lot. 😜 Enjoy your game! @MouthyWench @misfortunegame @LianneThePinup @Amonk_13 (They mis-tagged me @misfortunegame, so I’m sure this is rig… https://t.co/zbnOmXLRra @laurawritesit Leaf pressings, you sandwich a leaf in thin paper and use a peeled crayon to create specimen art. @MouthyWench @misfortunegame @LianneThePinup @Amonk_13 Not so much. @maxjrosenthal I feel included. This was hilarious. @KayaKathir @hilgal2016 @GJPetersTDSB @Sflecce Teachers are cheaper and more effective than buying every kid a tabl… https://t.co/BrtKc9RqLY @KayaKathir @GJPetersTDSB @Sflecce Not everyone can afford computers or home internet. Not all teens can do e-learn… https://t.co/JDDpcv9EIj @Sflecce I’m sure you could get some budget if you all only had a 1% increase on your pay instead of 14%. Or stoppe… https://t.co/gYkpVVxx9A
11/29
2019
@HBrazda Not the correct Erin. @tamikanewhouse @4WheelWorkOut Nope Loaf. @randyhillier @StandingHannah We are still waiting. @Toby_MacD @Toon_Dreessen @Fix_Our_Schools Most older schools have asbestos maps. @antichrista They truly do not all show up there. I have fax apps, babysitting apps and more that do not follow thi… https://t.co/0ibysdtgmb @antichrista Not all subscriptions show up there. Most of mine do not.
11/28
2019
I should be able to cancel subscriptions to apps bought in the AppStore, in the AppStore. There are many subscripti… https://t.co/sMDZm9gZ8g @ECMcLaughlin Long live the iPad battery. Right there with you. @ErinMays @niaabeauty_ You don’t need the @ here. No Venmo for you.Hey @torontocomicon and @FANEXPOCANADA I have unsubscribed from your emails for months. I don’t know that your serv… https://t.co/yQjKAtkEdKCould you imagine training your kids to be school shooters? https://t.co/ScLAiUt1v1 @lex Loads. @erinblogan I am to the annoyance of many, on twitter too often. Cheers to a great Erin! You will snag the next one. @amynw This makes me very pleased.
11/27
2019
@alicegoldfuss Tea Witch.
11/26
2019

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