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Skinny Canadian

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Joined Twitter 12/5/08


This is how it’s done. https://t.co/7UP2tqcY4S
10/17
2020
Never disappoints... https://t.co/zY3LIiDMkL
10/15
2020
Pushkin hits one out of the park. Congratulations to @specterm!!! https://t.co/vvX8kCAY71
10/14
2020
The simplest way to describe Eric Lander is that he’s one of the smartest (and most interesting!) people I’ve ever… https://t.co/eAeEbhgevbHow is it the only time you use social distancing is when you write tweets? https://t.co/pC6tcMzPl4
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10/12
2020
I interviewed my friend Tali, who happens to be running for Manhattan DA...and her mom. The apple does not fall far… https://t.co/YIChG6QHeV
10/8
2020
Here’s the link. . . Specter has known Fauci for 30 years. This is as good as it gets. https://t.co/VsTksfaCUTPushkin’s newest audiobook—“Fauci” by the brilliant Michael Specter—gets a rave in the New York Times! https://t.co/EmhAPfe93K
10/6
2020
Chester Wenger, a remarkable man and a true servant of God, died this morning at 102. He left the world far better… https://t.co/w1CSx5JioK @ChrisChavez Wait. You’re THAT old? :-) @ChrisChavez Wait. You’re THAT old? :-)
10/1
2020
My Revisionist History podcast on choosing leaders by lottery suddenly looks very prescient. https://t.co/FTm7RSGRwQ
9/30
2020
If you wondered why the TTS audiobook sounded so amazing, here’s why. https://t.co/SmISeNEySE
9/28
2020
Showing the kids how it’s done. https://t.co/eeg63kS2Am
9/27
2020
Never disappoints. . . https://t.co/VUmG6hrSUz
9/23
2020
Setting up my new office. . . There’s no school like old school. https://t.co/4Y0pRUnYvY
9/20
2020
This is a model of how to deal sensitively w an impossibly difficult issue. https://t.co/jLb60RwQJtThis is quite beautiful https://t.co/Odj39LHp5n
Retweeted by Malcolm GladwellWait. Why would we put affordable housing above . . . golf? https://t.co/a0Q52EAr0j
9/18
2020
My #Solvable interview w the brilliant Michael Mina, who thinks there is a very straightforward and doable way to e… https://t.co/hCgPTNzoQn
9/16
2020
We just dropped an episode of the brilliant @harikunzru podcast #IntoTheZone in the Revisionist History feed. It’s… https://t.co/5LRVYmYW5x @blaireerskine never disappoints https://t.co/a2sZFjE8Zu
9/15
2020
For those who missed it, my RH episode on the 9-11 memorial. https://t.co/ijyJHySKFY
9/11
2020
Now come on. Is this even a QUESTION??? https://t.co/cS59BVPHvo
9/10
2020
To my point... https://t.co/KO3ZsQE9YfBrent Terhune (and Blaire Erskine) are the only things keeping me on Twitter. https://t.co/D8NYuKl6V5
9/9
2020
Tomato, potato chips, anchovies, sardines and cheese on toasted ciabatta. I am a GENIUS. https://t.co/H4EJR0ZZegIra Glass and I will be discussing EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN at this years virtual @NewYorkerFest. Tickets here!… https://t.co/iH5KCRjtcg
9/8
2020
REMOVE THE mexican PIZZA??? I DONT THANK SO https://t.co/osewk12aVO
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9/4
2020
Awwwwwwwwwh https://t.co/5NC912Hn9v
9/2
2020
The ball's in your court, @KingJames. https://t.co/fYClwhwU8V
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8/24
2020
The season finale of season five! Memorials for the Living. This one broke my heart. https://t.co/0SKEjSm4MWI return to the scene of the crime. (https://t.co/n7YKScRYr0) https://t.co/OmyNPCUhUd
8/20
2020
A little something to help out a fellow fledgling media startup. :-) https://t.co/EHS1mQ1Vkf
8/19
2020
My first scientific publication! https://t.co/o9vMcUmogK
8/18
2020
Attention all Canadians who want a great deal on some of my books!!! https://t.co/Q9MjBVOLB6
8/17
2020
Not a huge @Gladwell mark, but has anyone apologized to him for ridiculing his idea of a sporting bubble back in...… https://t.co/4k5vnhYDxy
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8/15
2020
No math, no Berkeley grad school. No grad school, no marrying Kamala’s mom. No marriage, no Kamala. Ok. I’m stretch… https://t.co/6KkjgUEvroAt this blessed moment for (half) Jamaicans, a personal story. Many years ago a talented young man enrolled at the… https://t.co/X1CJ17GXHYThe latest from Revisionist History! Howard Hughes’ biggest mistake. https://t.co/LyuzSj9NNi
8/13
2020
Carlos and I mix it up. https://t.co/EESNJIlu81
8/12
2020
If you have forgotten what a high functioning meritocracy looks like I encourage you to watch. https://t.co/VszMnPHtEXWatching the Air Force transition ceremony now. Who knew the Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was so funny!Just FYI. The Secretary of the Air Force, Barbara Barrett, is a woman and, as of this morning, the Chief of Staff o… https://t.co/Wf3ip3JJTWIn which I explore the case for hiring nihilism, using myself as the case study. Plus a bit about my Dad. https://t.co/incAk9mzgM
8/6
2020
I like this one. https://t.co/WNlhbM4fQoMichael Caine leading candidate for years. But I can find no documentary evidence of him being a gardener. https://t.co/x2FXw2ZZY2My dad notoriously vague on things like appearance. He was really only interested in what people had to say. https://t.co/AM4ujXhzajSee third tweet. Fans kept interrupting them for autographs. https://t.co/V9t1xfcbnhOh my. What a thought. I know that there was much discussion of delphiniums, if that helps jog Cleese’s memory. https://t.co/JFIT6GDe3TPlease. My dad would have known Prince Charles!! Just not a Beatle. https://t.co/GKXoXp8oPhOnly clue from my father: “Lovely chap. But people kept interrupting him to have him sign bits of paper.”Best guesses thus far. George Harrison. Major gardener! More plausibly: Bill Nighy. Who may well have been in New Y… https://t.co/RSP2MskZB2To recap: 20 or so years ago my Dad had a long conversation in the lobby of the Mercer about gardening w another mi… https://t.co/TWaUaqm3Hg
8/5
2020
A chat with the always delightful Sam Fragoso, complete with the part where I insult his mustache. https://t.co/DeVxolJW3G via @acastTotally agree. Prisons actually a far more serious problem than police. https://t.co/gAyEVL6UuF
8/4
2020
A fun thing I will be doing tomorrow. Join us! https://t.co/p3W53YaJ5L
8/3
2020
Does it mean-that if I write a bad article then I’m a bad person?Still puzzling over the bit that there is no distinction between questions of conduct and behavior and editorial wo… https://t.co/FoG5zzYT1u
8/2
2020
The latest!!! https://t.co/7JEuUDfVeo
7/30
2020
The finale of @Gladwell's 4-part series about General Curtis LeMay on #RevisionistHistory is out tomorrow! Join Mal… https://t.co/SetgEMZJXE
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7/29
2020
Big news! We dropped an episode of our awesome new show #DeepCover into the Revisionist History feed today. Best w… https://t.co/o6cZ7trmqi
7/27
2020
Join us! This will be fun. https://t.co/F0cNsHVibmThe latest Revisionist History is out! The longest night of WW2. https://t.co/BIvB1uOdNh
7/23
2020
This was fascinating! https://t.co/glZRbP1U8Z
7/22
2020
This is the accompanying Op-Ed. (Although the podcast goes into way way more detail). https://t.co/m71YAj7Pe7This is hands down the best and smartest and most hopeful (maddening) thing I have encountered since COVID began. P… https://t.co/oSxrPp0HKm
7/19
2020
The new Revisionist History is out! What devastating bomb was developed in a basement lab at Harvard? https://t.co/YryAsc0ei5For one brief shining moment, there was Kim-elot https://t.co/rCAyJCeidh
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7/16
2020
Mooooooooooooh!! https://t.co/Mh0Fpw9m7DGood lord. One of the biggest days EVER in Canadian distance running. https://t.co/ZuNi6mlbyc
7/11
2020
Mary Cain, Knox Robinson and Tracksmith is some mighty fine company. https://t.co/dcMtotjSJX
7/10
2020
This week on Revisionist History: the first of a 4 part series on the deadliest night in history—March 9, 1945. I t… https://t.co/yxSVFBR1sy
7/9
2020
I signed the Harpers letter because there were lots of people who also signed the Harpers letter whose views I disa… https://t.co/gVK37cSqbAI thought a Kenyan guy couldn’t keep running but he did. https://t.co/r5Ol4b5k07
7/8
2020
From David Weisburd, one of the world’s top criminologists. This is super interesting. https://t.co/BW4SoC8LBHQuite a chart... https://t.co/odTpgMgmcF
7/7
2020
@Gladwell love the most recent RH. As a local elected official, I’ve been saying for years that running for the pos… https://t.co/lybxVRN2hj
Retweeted by Malcolm GladwellI joined @Gladwell for a conversation about police violence and accountability. Some key pieces: amend federal law… https://t.co/ih91iZlLhM
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7/3
2020
To understand just how genius this is you’ll have to listen to the latest Revisionist History... https://t.co/OsLcy4LEdbNewest Revisionist History episode is out! We bring the Bolivian electoral miracle to New Jersey. https://t.co/YwpBZMHyEz
7/2
2020
I had a fascinating conversation for our Solvable podcast w Chiraag Bains. About how to improve police accountabili… https://t.co/uiTeYpm7RY
7/1
2020
This whole thread is very interesting. https://t.co/es0iIHkVlf
6/30
2020
1/x I suspect most people don’t care whether Princeton renames the Wilson school, especially if that gesture is mea… https://t.co/DsQNsB13yM
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6/29
2020
Momentum is building for Flip. https://t.co/2cZMKtdipZAre we sleeping on Flip?Argument for Owen: it subtly rebrands the Wilson school as winsome and lovable. Argument for Russell: they’d never… https://t.co/PVVdAX1M1ONot if they do the right thing and rename it the Owen Wilson School of Public Policy and International Affairs. https://t.co/0510e1aAuCHuh. https://t.co/zIcbnQvnIYRe-upping my suggestion from the “Generous Orthodoxy” ep of Revisionist History: Princeton should save money on sta… https://t.co/UNvojQCV7G
6/28
2020
Episode two! A little more dragon psychology with a bit of Van Gogh thrown in. https://t.co/FlGMLiiZfs
6/25
2020
Today I released my first campaign ad. It was produced by my kids. Let me know if you like it.… https://t.co/tNlLioPbNH
Retweeted by Malcolm GladwellDon't miss @Gladwell and @simondoonan LIVE on Malcolm's Facebook page Monday at 4pm ET talking #RevisionistHistoryhttps://t.co/kA6VUS2l6k
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6/21
2020
At last a positive book review. https://t.co/019icE80Pn
6/20
2020
Me at my most ridiculous https://t.co/RBnKVhMt9q
6/19
2020
This one was super fun! https://t.co/m40F8kQcMROMG. Revisionist History is BACK!!! Episode one: dragon psychology. https://t.co/QucbKcKQBv
6/18
2020
A little something to (hopefully) brighten your day... https://t.co/CwDxZYZzBc
6/17
2020
Thank you Brown!! https://t.co/a5vTPyJvpN
6/10
2020
Brown looked at all the possible ways they could save money...and chose to cut the cross country team. WTF? https://t.co/BUSmsApCDY
6/5
2020

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