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another perfect summation of uk political discourse: national broadcaster journalists not being allowed to publicly… https://t.co/NvG6oFRQhewould be good if the people writing these actually displayed a modicum of understanding of being online https://t.co/IFKIQgy02Oin case you missed it https://t.co/CMRoKS1vPC https://t.co/dsDTRJoe3Fthis was smart and thoughtful, especially on the cycles of access, capital, and acclaim that importers, roasters, a… https://t.co/VuzFCILsK5for some reason, "11 Stacked Beefy Bois You Can Massively Oversaturate on the Gram" didn't pass the headline test https://t.co/h1fuoOGIXY
10/29
2020
@WraggJessica @eaterlondon a valid point @abrowntable huge congrats nik @_terroirism_ what i will say for this episode is that it was crammed with split-second moments that encapsulated everything wrong with itthis week's bake off was both a total mess and a reminder that the show needs to answer for its representations of… https://t.co/WdDskAcSFathe first episode of @criticismisdead is up! it's about snoozefests REBECCA and ON THE ROCKS, and also two famous m… https://t.co/Bax19Dgq7j
Retweeted by James Hansen @portobelly @hollowlegs this is --exactly-- why this episode was so disappointingWrote about why I think negative book reviews should in fact be legal https://t.co/15mv7Lfe5y https://t.co/0VpDkdt9ox
Retweeted by James Hansenanyway here's how that went https://t.co/CMRoKS1vPC https://t.co/2XPnAbtvWCi'll believe it when i see it https://t.co/pJyUoUnkmE
10/28
2020
@RachaelKrishna [weeping] https://t.co/2XPnAbtvWC @adamjmoussa https://t.co/BFC6joFBtcif you're going to let people enjoy things i believe, a radical corollary to this could be, the permission for indi… https://t.co/WQ083IcznI @meemalee @chrispople yea its dominance enduring has not necessarily been all to the good @chrispople @meemalee (also it's home to tonkotsu which is the dominant style us ramen nerds glommed on to after ip… https://t.co/6sOlIclag3wow bake off doing japan week could go really wrong, thank god one of its judges didn't make an entire tv show in w… https://t.co/wByQFM129cFor @LRB I wrote about Marcus Rashford’s Child Poverty Task Force, private sector CSR teams competing over free sch… https://t.co/ZzBbd1suoN
Retweeted by James Hansendamn matt berninger's new album is topasap's back https://t.co/zIB5RK7j1yin the absence of cogent, compassionate government food policy, here's where you can help https://t.co/uO2uuJbPFq
10/27
2020
MOON RIVER ROCK. MOON RIVER ROLL https://t.co/4fIEmGxrgM
Retweeted by James Hansenthere's a "guess the person from the baby picture" game at work and it's cute but also i think you should leave has… https://t.co/t66uKJwy8Ithinking about how speciality coffee spent more time demonising decaffeination than exploitation of coffee farmers https://t.co/1WiwFXUrbd
Retweeted by James Hansenmoon soupright now the story is that a footballer is FEEDING HUNGRY CHILDREN. the story the tories don't want to be told is… https://t.co/neCZLr8rO5thinking about how speciality coffee spent more time demonising decaffeination than exploitation of coffee farmers https://t.co/1WiwFXUrbdultimately if you have a squad whereby you could play aubameyang cf, pepe rf, and saka lf with partey breaking line… https://t.co/JMQ1OKI0flThe fact the current Tory position of 'feeding children is ludicrously expensive' is overwhelmingly defended by imp… https://t.co/5NxS56Rm0A
Retweeted by James Hansenreal kick in the teeth for ealing https://t.co/2BXoiK6bS1
10/26
2020
Sharing this essay I wrote in 2017 (&published 2019) in response to food bank stats. We have a history of state sub… https://t.co/nUWokRryh9
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10/25
2020
Children going hungry in one of the richest countries in the world is an INJUSTICE. While charity is helpful &welco… https://t.co/q5HzX1VjZV
Retweeted by James Hansenhorrible way to go https://t.co/7zk4bjJDwSmate honestly do you know what your job title is https://t.co/VwJhfO5rER
10/24
2020
@AliceMaryGrier absolutely, i just fear they're going to look at this and "go great job, lads, we smashed the idea… https://t.co/ctUJABHpc0It shouldn’t have to be this way, but it is more important to feed a hungry child than argue about how it’s done. O… https://t.co/xK0Zb0EqEE
Retweeted by James HansenMarcus Rashford's amazing campaign is the same as gofundmes for school food in America: It's not a feel good story,… https://t.co/KlZt8XLBJV
Retweeted by James HansenA month after closure of the #ElephantandCastle Shopping Centre, @santuli23 @patria_roman and Natalia share their t… https://t.co/zfcuXzFjWZ
Retweeted by James Hansenthe thing about saying individuals, local cafes and uh, mcdonalds "shame the government" by paying businesses to do… https://t.co/cd4hcktdirbest new restaurants is back — here are october's https://t.co/eVq9qbldkJIt’s true, you lot just chat shit constantly https://t.co/o1lrsRQWvc https://t.co/NraYPI0KZW
Retweeted by James HansenThis country is just sick. The fact that the default response to child hunger is for people to whip out their calcu… https://t.co/dwrXrJcFA0
Retweeted by James Hansensimilar to the "do we need proof of address at the pub" discourse, the reaction to rishi sunak’s very staged, very… https://t.co/4vyYNpZlEG
10/23
2020
mission chinese was supposed to be a better restaurant. but sometimes toxicity isn't about just one person, but a s… https://t.co/erEyNvYelJ
Retweeted by James Hansenplease only moan at arteta when arsenal start drawing or losing games they --should win-- because that was the bigg… https://t.co/Lty1SvJSl3SOME PERSONAL NEWS: I'M BECOMING A PODCAST GUY AND YOU CAN'T STOP ME subscribe to @criticismisdead, a pod from… https://t.co/837tVqlmA4
Retweeted by James HansenThis is extremely patronising. Marcus Rashford isn’t naive and “adorable”, he knows who the Tories are. Campaigns l… https://t.co/J608GCwnau
Retweeted by James Hansen[slurping down bicarb while doing 100 hour weeks on 20k pa] this is good for my brain https://t.co/9Dsh8RMAPSwriting this was genuinely difficult. it’s hard to look beyond not the basic cruelty in the denial of food, but the… https://t.co/ed89WGac36find people who just liquidated their businesses at the cost of hundreds of jobs joking about business lunches pretty ghoulish tbh[jonathan swift returning from the dead as an MP] so ... gang ... i have a proposal, it's pretty modest though, you in orcould one political journalist hold the government instead of the public accountable for one fucking second https://t.co/GBqnXzt4cmi just hope the many food figures who spent 2019 election season lambasting labour and handwringing now reacting in… https://t.co/Aiy7TOAx5vIf you want to understand My #EndSARS tweets, read this piece I wrote for @AJEnglish. As it went up, the military o… https://t.co/HNAQzrTPNM
Retweeted by James Hansen @nicmillerstale this image contains multitudesoh good it's "you can buy seven potatoes and pickle some local weeds, you lazy parents" time again i love this countryhttps://t.co/7bTmMWyU77parental responsibility to not live under Tory rule, parental responsibility to not have suffered a decade of auste… https://t.co/6eUWWWwhxl
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10/22
2020
a party that votes for children to go hungry has over 40 percent in the polls https://t.co/soWOrGKYYvThe Scottish and Welsh governments have pledged to extend free school meals over the holidays up to and including E… https://t.co/bjq3Lp2HK8
Retweeted by James Hansentime will tell if w11 is the west village vibe buvette knows but this place should be worth a look https://t.co/nsMjLYLEMXhow's rounding up bake off going? yeah really well thanks https://t.co/M8Vx9qkLvt https://t.co/yBgzfuLNSBhi everyone it is possible that writers making restaurant lists have omitted places on purpose rather than forgetting them cheers
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10/21
2020
.@adamjmoussa it's that time again https://t.co/KI0gVOXgVwlook fellas, 2020, it's had it all. but the one thing i cannot imagine, in any timeline, is lee mack interviewing a… https://t.co/lEvfOaPn1Lthe perfect typo doesn't ex— https://t.co/HE9oRSNAFgA thread for everyone who is fulminating about why India is not 'growing' asafoetida/hing
Retweeted by James HansenWhatever the rights and wrongs of the Özil affair, there’s something essentially quite weird and sad about good foo… https://t.co/L30dBpQrUS
Retweeted by James Hansen @RachaelKrishna ummmmmmmmmmhi everyone it is possible that writers making restaurant lists have omitted places on purpose rather than forgetting them cheers
10/20
2020
i remain blocked by an esteemed food writer because i liked a tweet that was not about them, the text of which they… https://t.co/0QOAoyALVFthis is true, and additionally speaking for now, it is way past time english football analysis moved past "not that… https://t.co/Qn0jnTCVKV
10/19
2020
I’ll rephrase that last tweet. I find it chilling that people are so angered by the idea of cultural criticism and enquiry
Retweeted by James Hansenfondly remembering being called "mean" and "trash" for observing that a lucrative food writing award had broken its… https://t.co/hWiYRvA4w2The idea that all cultural products are inherently worthy of respect is yet another scheme that oligarchs have conc… https://t.co/sdNOI41xvL
Retweeted by James Hansenbadly written negative reviews often --don't-- review the work and instead review a person/marketing/hype/expectati… https://t.co/Hng8dpxhoCplease can someone stick a pin in the idea that all negative art criticism of any kind is mean/unkind/rude/hurtful/… https://t.co/cBwjfH0y1zarsenal fans getting exercised over a 1-0 loss to city preserved by three great ederson saves while tottenham have… https://t.co/CkDIcyvd2x @CursedFootball https://t.co/JbXdeGjc2Jspursythe reserves of uk us food discourse are exhausted. they are dry. it is finished. no more please
10/18
2020
at! your! service! key tldr: don’t be dicks to waiters who are being implicitly asked to enforce public health law… https://t.co/4JURXJkzZp
Retweeted by James HansenThey say the left never stand up for their country, but look what happens when Americans start tweeting about what… https://t.co/Y3NMakRxhK
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10/17
2020
italians mad at food can direct all enquiries to va[at]ffan[dot]culo https://t.co/xrkGqGiXJpsteve knows https://t.co/AC7RQVK0t7 https://t.co/NmFF0Ccz90The market is changing cities and being changed by them. In today's newsletter three writers examine the political… https://t.co/fm8zckpvPv
Retweeted by James HansenMorning Call now back in its early March groove of "look, if you want to do this, you really do need to do the econ… https://t.co/iqfxzgE3Ho
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10/16
2020
Some labour MP's are agst giving police and other agencies the power to murder and rape. To commit more hillsboroug… https://t.co/mCBFsGXiyo
Retweeted by James Hansenin my intro today i wrote about the hierarchies of seasonality and why natoora don’t stock plantains https://t.co/427i4vU85w
Retweeted by James Hansen @chrisecrowley fucking manifest it[laughs in hipster analysis] https://t.co/PLSx8Cgt6yat! your! service! key tldr: don’t be dicks to waiters who are being implicitly asked to enforce public health law… https://t.co/4JURXJkzZpA beautiful piece by @patrick_barkham, with an absolute gut punch of an ending. https://t.co/vOSrX6bNvg
Retweeted by James Hansenhow it started how it's going https://t.co/EMUvhRKmJLWuhan vs London cc: @BorisJohnson https://t.co/0R1YQDyaOk
Retweeted by James Hansen @tmorrissyswan i thought two tweets would be overkill but yes, there are many more issues (:
10/15
2020

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