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Laura Hudson @laura_hudson Los Angeles, CA

Writer and editor, previously and variously at Wired, 538, NYT, The Verge, Offworld, Femfreq. Chaotic good, karaoke enthusiast, optimistic cynic, total champ.

1,446 Following   32,786 Followers   4,689 Tweets

Joined Twitter 7/29/08


I’m devastated. Maybe that sounds silly, or superficial as someone who didn’t know Tom very well on a personal leve… https://t.co/HMBog2Hsbl
11/14
2019
@edzitron @kate__conti No one knows how that happenedThis person gave a cucumber a one star rating on target and I need people to know about it (h/t @kate__conti) https://t.co/PRtcyqXdY0
11/13
2019
@marty_2k18 @HaneenAljuhani You know that literal judges and institutions of legal judgment exist, right? Is your a… https://t.co/XwKTZXGvtS @Vahn16 NooooooOooooooOooo @robothyenas @ElizSimins It’s the law
11/12
2019
@ckinfinite She fully has an evil goatee yes @perpetua @andykhouri There’s no way this is anything other than a slow burn tragedy @perpetua She’s a great character but they did her dirty @perpetua That dildo scene was the most inauthentic, invalidating piece of fiction I have seen in recent memory @jeeyonshim PLEASE I WANT LINKS IMMEDIATELY
11/11
2019
@Divs_and_Comics No billionaire “deserves” to be a billionaire. There is no reality where they are working literall… https://t.co/yx0jAZSFDF @damnyouwillis This dream can be a realityI’ve literally watched Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure more than 50 times and I’ve never been prouder of that th… https://t.co/Qd6k9VaG6w @lehudgins Unfortunately
11/10
2019
@TheGamerScot Unfortunately no it’s just that white women can’t be stoppedI’ve encountered a new Other Laura Hudson and I’ve never been happier about ruining her SEO You will never escape… https://t.co/dJZ1gJG5Pc @jmspdly @KurtBusiek The answer should really be obvious racism, but more practically interfering with a law enforcement officer @junghulee This should be mythology, yesReally, really, REALLY think about this every time you think about a billionaire https://t.co/wMCRwETuRg @redditships https://t.co/a7OYm87nWM @RagsandDeads @xstar_girl If women were “assholes” more often when people behave with open disrespect maybe it’d be… https://t.co/bfofJZSwSZ @Empress_Zombie @minytrash @AITA_reddit If you constantly disregard people’s boundaries and disrespect them to thei… https://t.co/CYIRVS9RUG @jfruh How many hogsheads is it tho @marissadraws I loved that they are showing the tangible consequences for the woman he assaulted and how it is affe… https://t.co/jtLLE8GegIBig ups to the elderly Latino gentleman Lyft driver who encouraged me to play my music in the car and absolutely RO… https://t.co/etvt4vlRsm @marissadraws I think they are gonna hold him accountable this season and I think it’s necessarySub “villain” for “IRL sexual harasser” and it still works https://t.co/1wWJyDCzyO @GailSimone It was such a chaotic evil move I still can’t parse it @LauraJacqmin It did it was super fucked up Laura! In retrospect it probably wasn’t smart to chase him down but the… https://t.co/DFXrncNSX7
11/9
2019
@1onlybillyshear But embarrassing him in front of a restaurant was also fun @canrugger I’m ok! Thank you for asking. Some folks are assholes but we are resilient @andykhouri I take comfort in knowing that embarrassed him in front of a bunch of people A small comfort but a comfort nonetheless @andykhouri I’m angriest that he burned my hair, Andy, I pay a lot of money for this!! @B_Ehrenreich @MattBors If it’s not about you, don’t make it about youbeen reading a book of mid-century Chinese satirical cartoons. Hua Junwu had the modern meme template pegged before… https://t.co/lqHvbM8oSY
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11/8
2019
A thread rating every haunted house emoji Apple iOS 10.2+ The newly-built house smelled like fresh paint when the… https://t.co/GLXrsH4kZb
Retweeted by Laura Hudson @usebomswisely FUCK YEAHHHHH 🎃Bong Joon-Ho on the reception of Parasite https://t.co/naJoBe0MKB
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11/7
2019
@dmeconis I know I left so fast!No serious writer who cares about this shit thinks about diversity as pandering. They think about it as reality—a r… https://t.co/KRzhQsBi22I’m just saying https://t.co/ziVmnrUhq0“We’re so committed to diversity that we couldn’t make a black woman central to our primary product” is certainly o… https://t.co/r9lgSTji10 @A_Webster You actually know me so I will tell you on the phoneMore about what I’m doing here soon 🤔I moved to LA about a week and a half ago very suddenly, and a bunch of my friends decided to throw me a surprise p… https://t.co/XacEEKLJYA
11/6
2019
@skullmandible https://t.co/oJ0N68rsmc
11/5
2019
@spinooti @CharlieChu Oh man you need to watch that show stat (gets better after first season)the dance of freedom. the death bells. the rising of the joker. one of the most magnificent, sublime, monumental,… https://t.co/zdiSM029qU
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11/2
2019
@ECee35040357 Nah I’m doing awesome @RickAdamczak @Deadspin I do not think that is entirely fair. They were freewheeling and not everything landed but… https://t.co/2mXDiYAHay
11/1
2019
Told my landlord I was leaving for Los Angeles and he’s being very supportive https://t.co/tYJ4ZOWyuP
Retweeted by Laura Hudson @hels 😮This was a word once used solely by American black people to refer to the ways we needed to stay alert regarding ho… https://t.co/GTEAwkIPuh
Retweeted by Laura HudsonThey stole "woke" from us, perverted it, and now here we are. https://t.co/STZJNZjqVZ
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10/31
2019
@hels https://t.co/viWbKoJasX @xpatriciah Promise me you won’t stop until the rap in season two and do not google that just keep going @comicsreporter @manwholikesdogs OofBig ol’ Comic Foundry reunion last night at the Doctor Sleep premiere! Big ups to @timleong who saw something in me… https://t.co/PgzUUBUjmeI give a shit about exactly zero sports and regularly read Deadspin for precisely this reason. Nothing ruins a site… https://t.co/Ox9H414zTkThe best venues I’ve ever worked at gave their best writers leeway to write about vital, hilarious, devastating shi… https://t.co/EFkALs2hWi @maxfolkmax We can hang! @shutupdougan I have a new job so I don’t really have time for twitter and am less worried we will talk about it more laterIt’s possible I was extremely miserable for a long time but didn’t realize it like the fucking fish in that David F… https://t.co/Im76qoGq5UToday began with me getting into a Lyft and the driver growling “you smell really good” and it was still one of the… https://t.co/SKXwGDoqTN @EmilyDreyfuss Tonight they live like KINGS @ParkerMolloy I’m so sorry. Thinking of you and your wonderful, joyous pup. @EmilyDreyfuss That’s a piece of your life you will never get back and also it will be gross
10/30
2019
Today I decided to hold a funeral for one of my Animal Crossing neighbors including incense and a stairway to the a… https://t.co/wvWYT1Ooox"the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog": -overdone -juvenile -has no impact or weight to it "sphinx of blac… https://t.co/9y9Q68AhM3
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10/28
2019
@yorikv @Noxasdetovi There it is @Vahn16 Nathan @davidgolbitz I hope upon hope @ceaselessvoid @snipy Be the change you want to see in the worldTo be clear I hope it’s brilliant but I’ve been burned too many times before and I’m a big believer in paying less… https://t.co/E7gpQBu94BWatchmen makes me feel excited and afraid in the same way I feel constantly as a heterosexual: that you never know… https://t.co/AGbiThE0KA @elektrotal Be the emote you want to see in the world If our grandparents can write in cursive why can’t we do thisIt can also signify bowing down in deference, falling down in IRONIC hopelessness, or total nihilism where it neith… https://t.co/DdgigtH0Wz @elektrotal See also: 囧 @elektrotal It can mean deference, despair, hopelessness, ironic hopelessness — anything that would bring you to your knees, essentiallyI really think more people should know about orz (alt: OTL) which is the early ‘00s emoticon for falling down on yo… https://t.co/Djf7G1hTKc @CattyFae Lololol rightTfw when you’ve never read fanfiction https://t.co/paSdwrCsy2
10/27
2019
@McKelvie @hermanos @dogunderwater @mallory_yu @ryanqnorth @taterpie https://t.co/GTi6dIHOP8 @hermanos @mallory_yu @taterpie @dogunderwater I came across an old journal from 1994 while packing where I write <… https://t.co/66nLgLPcPy @hermanos @taterpie Yeah there were things I did circa 1996 that I am not proud of @hermanos Iirc the notes always came BEFORE the story like those intolerable narratives before online recipes about their trip to Tuscany
10/25
2019
@strngwys “This is just to say...” @peasandkaris @a_circling_sol @redditships It’s a Christmas miracle!
10/24
2019
@a_circling_sol @redditships Ooh do you have the linklook i'll love #gbbo forever but nothing will ever top the Nadia & Tamal season ever https://t.co/AN9Ay6QIid
Retweeted by Laura Hudson @valhallabckgirl ❤️Dyed my hair again for my upcoming move to LA. More subtle than usual but I like it https://t.co/BTuCFJCzgn
10/23
2019
Thread: A lot of white people were shocked to learn about the bombing of Tulsa from HBO's "Watchmen" while most bl… https://t.co/P0qAlq1Ye4
Retweeted by Laura HudsonApplications are now open for @superpatronfyea, a new nonprofit from Patreon/Pomplamoose/Scary Pockets’ @jackconte,… https://t.co/JctBGMIaTn
Retweeted by Laura Hudson @jessnevins Yes!Kitten is not happy about her annual checkup https://t.co/sn7SNOFz7kThis is not a 3D drawing. It's a restaurant in Korea ☺️ https://t.co/JkjS6Tvqi7
Retweeted by Laura Hudson @Tenebyss It isOh man this Dean Koontz burn by Stephen King kinda is killer https://t.co/UI1vVDLs07
10/22
2019

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