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Tech geek, UI engineer, a11y zealot, political junkie, and Unrepentant Fenian Bastard. I speak for me, and retweet without endorsement. #GaillimhAbú

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Joined Twitter 11/20/08


Aaaaaand this is why we get very nervous when people talk about replacing public transit options with startups they… https://t.co/1ntpFhG8lJ
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Most web developers I've known are not skilled #HTML authors. This is because they learned HTML as a means to UI sc… https://t.co/q4AKvClsuC
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7/3
2020
if y’all can retweet this enough times that Disney calls, that’d be greatly appreciated https://t.co/GrKlIRxg3J
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸It’s wild to me and by wild I mean completely insane that Americans won’t be able to go to Europe when it opens up… https://t.co/9sS4I5jygM
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7/2
2020
Agreed 👍 https://t.co/WFVIZVbeVd
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @slicknet It's less a leader issue and more a resident issue. We've know for a while social distancing and masks wo… https://t.co/7tlqr2BizsGood Morning from the Golden Retriever Channel. This little man is up playing and found an opponent. Wait for "end.… https://t.co/ddqSV2IJtH
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸this is penelope, she's a dandelion huntress (viralhog) https://t.co/lsYsslgc4B
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Here’s a friendly boy who says hi back to anyone who passes by his yard. 14/10 would definitely pet https://t.co/Wr0tgnpzlQ
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7/1
2020
The English language is so crazy! I’m working on a list of words with silent K’s: • One Silent K — “Knot” • Two Si… https://t.co/jVZB7bnhAp
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Raise your hand if you think Donald Trump and Moscow Mitch are #PutinsGOP 👋👋
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6/30
2020
.@dougducey it is great we are trying to reduce the R naught number, and finally telling folks they are safer at ho… https://t.co/a4daEihHLl
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Conservatives: OMG A BLACK MAN KNEELING FOR THE FLAG DISRESPECTS OUR TROOPS! Also Conservatives: Foreign nations… https://t.co/PAxg2blsde
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸#accessiBe Will Get You Sued https://t.co/apng0dM1CW I demonstrate that accessiBe’s product generates more testabl… https://t.co/WDpX6pVYK3
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I reserve the right to judge you based on use of these, even more than your and you're. https://t.co/jX6kEy6PqTPlease don't retweet this video I made, Trump won't like it. Because it shows how much he claims to know - and how… https://t.co/2fjoOitUGU
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸One day I’d like to wake up, scroll through Twitter, realize nothing much is happening, no need to say anything, no… https://t.co/kEynX2YdEr
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6/29
2020
We now know that by trying to undermine the intelligence case, Trump and his team are impugning our Special Forces,… https://t.co/VNWXokq5p9
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Putin paid a bounty to kill American soldiers. @realDonaldTrump knew about it but did nothing. How can Trump lead A… https://t.co/3yXP5Mhabd
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸You cannot reform this police department. You can only abolish it. No human who is willing to march, nightstick in… https://t.co/5gEi2vF0Iv
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸#OnThisDay in 1922, Free State forces collaborating with the British open war against forces of the Irish Republic:… https://t.co/PU9kyuvL1I
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I need your help. I am the Democrat running against Devin Nunes. This was a very bad week for Devin. We gained 20,0… https://t.co/gXbbVqqirH
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸When a new hire dev asks how do you deploy to prod and you show it: https://t.co/fApSacVIlF
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸.@SenMcSallyAZ .@CoryGardner .@SteveDaines .@senatemajldr .@LindseyGrahamSC .@SenJoniErnst .@SenThomTillis .… https://t.co/YtddmOrOxS
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸This is August. She was born on April 24, 2000. That’s right, she just turned 20, making her the oldest known golde… https://t.co/3Q1Ixfy8K0
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6/28
2020
Amid America's #COVID19 disaster, I must come clean about a lie I spread as a health insurance exec: We spent big $… https://t.co/iFi0dY6NaS
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6/26
2020
This is Zuri. She was reading you a bedtime story but accidentally fell asleep herself. Didn’t even make it a full… https://t.co/Ofq2EYjEPA
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6/25
2020
The ebook version of Thinking About Web Accessibility is out. https://t.co/S1MBM2pr0e https://t.co/QWWfnvFaxvHE WAS MURDERED BY POLICE FOR WALKING HOME AT NIGHT FOR WEARING A MASK/HOODIE BECAUSE HE WAS ANEMIC & GOT COLD OFTE… https://t.co/ioPcFv9mc4
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I did not have NASCAR doing anti-racism statements better than most big corporations on my 2020 bingo card, but her… https://t.co/JfIo01TxpM
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸As a teacher in Seattle, it’s really astounding to see so many cops make 250–300K a year. Teachers work a lot of… https://t.co/FHHot82IZs
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6/23
2020
2 weeks prior to the Rising Liam Mellow disguised as a priest arrived at St Endas having escaped from internment in… https://t.co/rUQPeNxETL
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Empathy, in this context, is for liberal designers with too much time on their hands and something to prove to them… https://t.co/en9WPbuhak
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @heydonworks Hey, man, thanks for posting this. I've thought this for years and truly believed I was the only one.
6/22
2020
When red wolf Jack licks his pup, not only is he keeping his kiddo's fur clean + free of debris, his grooming effor… https://t.co/bF22omlSkM
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸“If you get sexually assaulted / raped why wouldn’t you tell the police?” A thread of quotes said by real judges i… https://t.co/Ry9AwvDOt7
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Josh Gottheimer was 1 of only 8 Dems to support Trump's reckless Iran strike. It's time to elect a Rep who prioriti… https://t.co/14ddHNyy2M
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @lyleengle @scottsdaleazgov Yes, why? Do you need a nerd to explain the science-y bits to you as if you were a wann… https://t.co/bnFNEA1iJRBreonna Taylor’s name is no longer trending and the police that murdered her are still free. If you see this please… https://t.co/wjMlDBpFXf
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @BillSalisbury8 @ecclesias @pourmecoffee @parscale @realDonaldTrump How is someone on Twitter for 18 months and sti… https://t.co/5xhiqc3tZg @lyleengle @scottsdaleazgov Uh, no, Einstein. Words matter. Masks actually promote the general welfare by reducing… https://t.co/5mNuWvnUtW
6/21
2020
Bully Barr, how do you obstruct justice? Let us count the ways: 1. LIED about the contents of the Mueller Report,… https://t.co/ajSxXKCqEU
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @LHudson @AzTrueblue @scottsdaleazgov @CTrevorNelson The statement "it has no basis in fact" is a lie. Arizona has… https://t.co/z9FIWXD2HYBREAKING: The Justice Department just abruptly announced that it had replaced the U.S. attorney in Manhattan, who h… https://t.co/T10RvepGf4
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Yes, they did, but to be clear, this time people are protesting for their right to kill other people, because my ma… https://t.co/cWIpWONUDY @800SXR @scottsdaleazgov @CaveCreek_AZ I dunno, I find that wearing a mask is usually a lesser inconvenience than being dead.
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @lyleengle @scottsdaleazgov We the People of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish Ju… https://t.co/CE2cXWVIny @LHudson @AzTrueblue @scottsdaleazgov @CTrevorNelson No, but they do require we wear pants and not crap on the side… https://t.co/WVau345eeX
6/20
2020
We're gonna have to retire the expression "avoid it like the plague" because it turns out humans do not do that
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @RepDavid To be clear, owning slaves was lawful, not ethical. Don't whitewash history by implying slavery was just… https://t.co/RNDEfiVMtrI wear a mask because if the experts are correct, I could potentially prevent someone from getting sick and dying.… https://t.co/gzgpJ3IVm1
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6/19
2020
We have received information confirming the validity of the photo below. This is Gunner and his water buddy, Delta.… https://t.co/75lShPf9YO
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I'll skip over the whole "we want to ship before the feature works" thing, to point out having a "design systems te… https://t.co/mPIuXxtLcUA family court supervisor. Family. Court. This shit is cultural which affects the entire system. https://t.co/8MmvcgH59x
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸omg. ugh. https://t.co/5a6drdTv8N"I have heard of the death of Jean Kennedy Smith with great regret. "She embodied the Kennedy family's connections… https://t.co/NYxekfwNUi
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Of course @samuelaxon trots out the common trope "Apple's not a monopoly because low market share." Such a shallow… https://t.co/kkHNQaVRMm
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6/18
2020
This is big. https://t.co/7hd6hhemgD"He was among a number of House Republicans who didn’t cover their faces, despite the recommendation from Congress’… https://t.co/OPd5Ohjlls
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @meyerweb Nah, that's not real. She used progressive enhancement, and nobody uses that anymore. #sadpandaTrump retweeting himself yelling LAW AND ORDER at midnight seems amusingly ironic, but he is pushing thru 3 executi… https://t.co/Mi9FekWE4y
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸There are 2 postcodes in the Bolton South East contingency that have the level of child poverty at over 50% accordi… https://t.co/BJRkRVh1og
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸This image shows the smoke billowing up from the Tonto Basin fire. It was taken from the sidewalk in front of my ho… https://t.co/3fEGDQCDjl @TheRickWilson Yeah, the tweet is from 2012, but their attempt to discriminate against disabled people is more rece… https://t.co/NN0ElNEiVa
6/16
2020
These ghouls have been drooling over YOUR money for years, and this POS just handed it over to them in what looks v… https://t.co/NZMfyXcegzConservative America is really just gonna let 250,000 people die of coronavirus, with hundreds of thousands more su… https://t.co/WKAQ1OdE2p
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @mholzschlag I apologize for (briefly) thinking you weren't in support - I should have known better. I haven't had… https://t.co/cC8o6PJZOlThis is everything. https://t.co/EjKr79kKDg
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Y’all ever noticed people who don’t tolerate lies, disrespect or deceit are always labeled difficult, crazy or bitter?
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Today, #SCOTUS defied the Trump Administration’s argument and ruled that no employer can fire employees based on wh… https://t.co/4y4dCe5OJ7
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸The Supreme Court has ruled that federal employment discrimination laws protect LGBTQ+ employees. This is historic progress. 🏳️‍🌈
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @mholzschlag I don't agree. People are finally seeing a fascist element in society and they are ideologically oppos… https://t.co/eseYL8JAzyhttps://t.co/cd2hO5XA3x
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸If you're saying you're against Antifa, you're admitting you're a fascist. The way to stop Antifa is to stop being a fascist. 2/2I received an email from @RepDavid, my Congressional Representative, that said he (and others) sent a letter to Bar… https://t.co/b9EWbHkD2E
6/15
2020
@williamadler78 Barr and the Billyclubs. I think this is the cover art for their "FYWTP (F*ck you, we're the police… https://t.co/svZP34zw0DI have some compassion for people who are participating in this ableist mockery because ableism is JUST SO NORMALIZ… https://t.co/QYymcwRF7B
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6/14
2020
RT if you think Congress should make Juneteenth a national holiday.
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6/12
2020
@ptdnldsn @owillis But a good number of adults believe in some sort of unseen "higher power". The reason few adults… https://t.co/bmNKDwHsGm99 years ago a white mob massacred hundreds of Black people in the Greenwood District of Tulsa. The most racist Pr… https://t.co/njnwlumbiJ
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Study suggests that routine face mask use by 50% or more of the population reduced COVID19 spread to an R of less t… https://t.co/VZyNRunw8M
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6/11
2020
Back. The fuck. Up. So, California has pretty much been on fire every summer for years. Their power infrastructure… https://t.co/4iK9GYwL2z
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6/10
2020
Just saying! https://t.co/qdWeMgrfBw
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸An "ANTIFA provocateur"?! Who needs to be provoked to be against fascists?! We literally fought a war about this an… https://t.co/62LwADFWMBDear fellow white ladies, https://t.co/sQQWBqLddc
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸Hi @Google can you please make it easier to download documents from google classroom? My VI child (using JAWS) mus… https://t.co/Y2XKfP2BVv
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸They had a black man scrub “Churchill was a racist” off the statue then had 4 white Tory’s stand in front of it to… https://t.co/QtM346jnrJ
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6/9
2020
I wouldn't usually try to put words in the mouth of .@BrentSpiner, but how does this Shapiro dude not know the enti… https://t.co/VLCwKKQRlOPaine was a major influence on Wolfe Tone, who declared he would not write on “the abstract right of the people to… https://t.co/cK07zNhIRK
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I'm old enough to remember when Conservatives cared that Saddam Hussein gassed his own people.
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸The strength of the wolf is family 🐺 #standforwolves https://t.co/kstrayAqGx
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸 @MaggieJordanACN It's not illegal to film the police. It is illegal to enter a crime scene or the area of an active investigation.Police can’t see I’m Deafblind. Frankly, many wouldn’t care. 30 to 50% of the lives extinguished by police were dis… https://t.co/ADdU5gO3Tt
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸I believe that makes (checks notes) one Republican senator saying Black Lives Matter. https://t.co/LzFMCojpul
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6/8
2020
No badge, no authority! That’s a principle deeply engrained in international as well as domestic law. It’s at the r… https://t.co/XtOUavqHjs
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6/7
2020
@siessdav @dontreachyngbld @dougducey You missed the part where Banner is reporting ICUs are full. The government i… https://t.co/jhlh4rejY8Today, the Marine Corps released guidance on the removal of public displays of the Confederate battle flag. MARADM… https://t.co/mLx4tZNiph
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Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸BREAKING: Federal judge in Colorado has ruled that Denver Police must scale back its use of projectile weapons and… https://t.co/HUXzzS5fJL
Retweeted by Robert King 🇮🇪🇺🇸San Jose police severely injured the man WHO DID THEIR IMPLICIT BIAS TRAINING. THEY DO NOT NEED MORE TRAINING https://t.co/NFXhDpmTG2
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6/6
2020

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