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VP tech analyst @Forrester. Opinions mine alone. SFF writer. Future of work, AI/automation, VR/AR, PCs/devices. Harvard MA & BA. Multiracial POC. He/They 🏳️‍🌈

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We are at a point where politicians can sexually assault women and keep their jobs but teachers will get fired for teaching history.
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @RHChatlien I'm so sorry for your loss.Seriously, before people tell others to "relax" about COVID: Maybe they lost a loved one. Maybe they are high risk… https://t.co/WFjFLpDKy6As Tucker shifts his Hungary coverage into praising-its-direction mode, here’s a reminder that the Right wants desp… https://t.co/ozcPXIRuO6
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @T_FisherKing @KillerMike Somebody needs to photoshop JC on here https://t.co/plGuykdhOj @T_FisherKing @KillerMike This is the thing for me: The bomb-throwing disrespect. Go ahead and disagree and critiqu… https://t.co/6bxXj51yikI think all airlines should have a policy/disclaimer if you assault our attendants and/or your fellow passengers we… https://t.co/IdZc4c6kjl
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)COVID cases in Arkansas are up 69% over the past 14 days. Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he regrets signing a ban on mask… https://t.co/Lx3QGzh4Xr
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @T_FisherKing @KillerMike No lies detected in that nickname, however. @DrCSWilliam International fascism at its best, too. @rabiasquared There's another perfect circle correlate but it wouldn't be polite to talk about.A hawk in my yard today. It was *huge*, though the photo might not do it justice. Bigger than the bird feeder. 💚 https://t.co/vvThyoWe6hBREAKING: U.S. reports 123,688 new coronavirus cases, biggest one-day increase since February 5
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Microsoft to require COVID-19 vaccination proof for U.S. employees, vendors https://t.co/CD4ssh2KyF
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8/5
2021
Can someone please explain why Govs DeSantis and Abbott are signing legislation to keep Floridians and Texans unmas… https://t.co/nxJW0bdpCA
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Where? Not in America. The Big Lie remains front and center along with Trump-driven anti-vaxx, anti-mask sentiment. https://t.co/LnnSOQRQEKI'm telling you, the level of far-left dingdongerry on Twitter in the wake of Nina Turner's loss today. Exhausting. https://t.co/0S4YdcRjNkWhat’s the climate change equivalent of this going to be, I wonder. https://t.co/pnrwAtmHo4
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)“My parents were old! They just happened to be underwater when they died!”
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @beckitob @nandelabra Oh please. The final fake argument. I support Ayanna Pressley and live in Massachusetts. I su… https://t.co/cc2lptZ3AS @nandelabra @RuckCohlchez Ad hominem attacks usually occur when you run out of substantive points. Seriously, grow… https://t.co/3TI7a7WmNSCentral Park “Karen” Amy Cooper appearing on Bari Weiss’ podcast says she had no choice but to call the police when… https://t.co/QiNQxnDTx9
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Oh, for crying out loud, lady, give it up already. https://t.co/EKiKm87Axs
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @AbolishxPolice The Soviets had the biggest goose-stepping army. Read a book.I don't understand how people on the far left hope to gain political clout. Bernie, AOC, and Warren have already de… https://t.co/xFeFEoTRzH @beckitob @nandelabra I never said Ayanna didn't criticize Democrats, either. https://t.co/tKqKHKkXue @beckitob @nandelabra She didn't call them feces. She's not running around alienating allies. She's still building… https://t.co/wO1RYPHVmq @beckitob @nandelabra This article isn't relevant. Nina Turner lost to a Black woman endorsed by Black leaders and… https://t.co/Z0oJ32Rnrk @KingAtticus @nandelabra The question is how to get there. The odious Tea Party showed how to take over a political… https://t.co/JYU0yshSX7 @KingAtticus @nandelabra I mean OBVIOUSLY. The climate crisis is basically unaddressed by Biden. Inequality just sl… https://t.co/5oFcj4V4gKBREAKING: At the direction of President Biden, Defense Secretary Austin to make COVID-19 vaccine mandatory for all active duty troops - CNN
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Without question, the grimmest indictment on how things currently work I've ever read or seen. https://t.co/II3hClOenK
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @CassieY4 I hope it gets better soon. Sorry you're going through that. https://t.co/AkgSTI7mkw @beckitob @nandelabra So quoting Nina Turner herself is "weaponizing"? https://t.co/iJ6R4PAIuL @nandelabra You know who has it better under Biden than Trump? Many folks. LGBTQ+, Muslims, BIPOC. It's not NEARL… https://t.co/UIcWbaUAFh @nandelabra I know, I know -- you're more radical than Angela Davis. Oh wait. https://t.co/NR9PzCD3BxTurns out surviving a plague is a popular idea https://t.co/dqo7ZqrKnh
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Nice piece from @doctorow explaining why a wealth tax is necessary and, in plain language, why billionaires pay suc… https://t.co/Ldmequp7Jg
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @teashades I appreciate that. You are unlike those on Twitter who frankly have extensive ideological purity tests;… https://t.co/e5hPmVHidd"This pandemic was a big test for AI and medicine. I don't think we passed that test." https://t.co/M5gThzKc8a
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Climate change is real. It’s happening now. It’s destroying our cultural heritage. Rural Americans should wake up a… https://t.co/v8bpO6BekK
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @teashades @cbouzy I criticize Democrats regularly. Nina Turner was a bad candidate destined to lose. https://t.co/H3ToNnytne @teashades @cbouzy People being strategic about their rage and not mouthing off like nasty fools is smart politics.… https://t.co/vBgkwa5t9s @tvo_again @nandelabra bUt THe bLuE cHecKs! The most inane and boring fake critique ever.Cold busted @nandelabra https://t.co/zNCEBA5jq6 @nandelabra This person of color finds a way, as do most of the Squad. You don't hear Ayanna Pressley calling Bid… https://t.co/00pO7AykUr @jgownder and @jmcquivey co-author a new article for @FastCompany designed to help business leaders gauge if their… https://t.co/Ubj1cuRUID
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @petridishes https://t.co/yKH3sMeftj @queerBengali Agree. Nina Turner wasn't worth AOC's political capital. Too much baggage, ideological purity, and ve… https://t.co/TfA3G2kUAT @queerBengali She will run for Green Party next, I bethttps://t.co/xNtujB7E8Y
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)What on earth are working parents going to do about childcare in the fall? There are only bad answers, it seems.
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Di$ney 🤑💸💰💸🤑💵 $4800+ for a two (2) day vacation https://t.co/0o49nrRAf4 https://t.co/MjaopH5pkBVery troubling (yet unsurprising) hypocrisy as Republicans will spend money on the carceral state. By @maxtaves https://t.co/RF14r4NwUj @TLBKlaus @NoamChompers Among others...I love philosophy https://t.co/EHra2Orp4D
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @mickiemallorie @cbouzy You wouldn't vote for Jill Stein if you cared not to hand the country over to a fascist man… https://t.co/xGj9T2uSVX @mickiemallorie @cbouzy "You have two bowls of sh*t in front of you," said Nina, speaking of 45 and Biden. That's… https://t.co/iOljSiorTa @cbouzy 2/ ...quite literally back in the pre-COVID days in IAD Dulles airport. We both apologized profusely and I… https://t.co/zKOGOuTwUw @cbouzy As I've said, I'm probably closer to Nina on policy. But the vitriol, the support of Jill Stein, the Bernie… https://t.co/QfsgOW47ljNice piece from @doctorow explaining why a wealth tax is necessary and, in plain language, why billionaires pay suc… https://t.co/Ldmequp7Jg @TeckieGirl That said, it's also crucial to get medical personnel vaccinated globally. But it seems to me we have d… https://t.co/eIRoaYpNh0 @TeckieGirl LOL. Same though mostly worried about my 88-year-old dad. (Though I'm diabetic...)Answer: Yes, as Germany, Israel, and other countries know. (For 65+ and immunocompromised people). But the CDC will… https://t.co/AhO03eBBFf @jasonpeck15 The House recessed without taking action. Bush took her own action...Cori Bush steers progressives to win on eviction crisis A new member of the liberal "Squad" stepped to the forefro… https://t.co/y8zDaMemaSPeople: Lambda is not good. 👇🏽 Delta infections among vaccinated contagious & Lambda variant shows vaccine resista… https://t.co/KgR7Gf6WtL
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)
8/4
2021
To review: House rushes to consider eviction moratorium because the WH says its hands were tied. @CoriBush prote… https://t.co/9Ww9QTeR7b
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)>1 out of every 1,900 people in Florida is in a hospital bed right now with COVID.
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @susan_alia I absolutely cannot explain it. But Cori Bush and AOC and the rest of the Squad did good work here.The speed with which corporations are requiring vaccines and masks suggests they have had it with red state games. https://t.co/Tl6ei1kFXD
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Pressure from the left can drive positive action: "...moving swiftly after intense pressure from liberal House Demo… https://t.co/0wExfT8AYN @cbouzy In other words, a day ending in the letter "y."Governor Andrew Cuomo must resign. You see that conservatives, it's not hard to hold the people of your own party accountable.
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)“We are no longer giving adequate care to anybody. These are the darkest days of the pandemic” — Baton Rouge infe… https://t.co/cH5WMQTgXk
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Dominoes keep falling! 💉 👍🏽 #VaccinationPassport New York City Is Expected To Require Vaccination For Indoor Dinin… https://t.co/JycclJvP4p @Jayd360 The cat's expression is everything. @AnandWrites @BtpTechSearch Seriously. I don't have kids, yet my taxes support public education, which is crucial t… https://t.co/BiDfrX1bISThe whole idea of taxes is paying into a pot and trusting that today I’m paying for your obligations and tomorrow y… https://t.co/JKEQrL2KPw
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @PropCazhPM With Hillary he did an awful job. With Biden he was much faster and has said many positive things about… https://t.co/n8mhLmatb0I was pulled over for driving a nice car, again. Cop: is this your car? Me: yes Cop: what do you do? Me: why? Cop:… https://t.co/wpddBDh7Fv
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)I'll just add: The vitriol of (American) rose Twitter is unappealing on every level. Cultish. Not as bad as the right wing but bad.Even Bernie Sanders, after losing to Biden, quickly began a productive relationship with him. (He was not helpful t… https://t.co/uW4KeQycS9There is a clear line between "working to pull the Democratic Party to the left, productively" and "willing to oppo… https://t.co/XvIB8AQsJyI clearly agree with Nina Turner on policy matters more than I do Shontel Brown. But what kind of lack of judgment… https://t.co/eYTzNpAEsGNEW: Number of Americans hospitalized with COVID-19 tops 51,000, highest since February
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @PropCazhPM @JudyWeader I heard about that and had the same reaction. Like Lindsay Graham just came down with bre… https://t.co/7cBS2EQ5YmViktor Orbán is a flat-out fascist. And Republicans want to be just like his party, Fidesz, even as Tucker Carlson… https://t.co/ehs4xY4KIz
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Twitter VERIFIED this obviously fake account????? https://t.co/IhcEa9sXxW
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @JudyWeader Oops! Thank you for the concern but let me tell you: I'm a diabetic solo caregiver to my 88-year-old da… https://t.co/KlS9IMJ4nV
8/3
2021
NEW: Congress is considering deep cuts to Biden’s $30 billion plan to prevent future pandemics. It’s part of an ef… https://t.co/RNTWdxl81k
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @ToryGates I mean, *I* didn't but I'm sad I was correct (to at least some extent -- vaccines still help a LOT and r… https://t.co/u2biLtcQ6aI Was Part of the July Fourth Provincetown “Breakthrough” COVID Cluster. It’s Been a Sobering Experience… https://t.co/RLfQGFPEuVWhen you defeat all the other masc lesbians. This is the final boss!!! https://t.co/9QHx4de3lO
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்) @lenubienne Nah. Delta (the variant, not the airline) is enough to keep me grounded anyway.Been a while since I've done one of these, as I naively thought I might be off the hook... nope. Our 7-day case ave… https://t.co/9yYXPLcdTr
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Because some of us have never seen an ATM skimmer in the wild. https://t.co/uZJkKi7CdV
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Today, I am reinstating Louisiana’s statewide mask mandate indoors for all people ages 5 & up as COVID-19 cases & h… https://t.co/MPPFUTijhb
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)Sen. Lindsey Graham says in statement he’s tested positive for COVID https://t.co/btQfV8fycY
Retweeted by J. P. Gownder (கவுண்டர்)ex-Harvard Business Review editorial director @foxjust: "Over the nearly 75 years for which we have reliable quarte… https://t.co/Xft42uXeCZ
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8/2
2021

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