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Top Second-rank Power @LiveNudeJulia intersection of wise & vulgar

When they go low, I know low better. Been contained multitudes. (header tweeted by @gaywonk) [they/she]

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Holidays in prison are usually sad - but I think 2020 has made them even sadder. Here’s an essay and thread on T… https://t.co/pgvoWXEMYg
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power @aaaisela Fuck, this is gorgeous https://t.co/sR130iGbfFWould I watch an animated series of zombie mammals acting out obscure Scandinavian folklore? I mean, I wouldn't su… https://t.co/Bc57QFSlPwYou had me in the first nine words, HBO, when does this air https://t.co/uOtQ0g2XnhToday, #AshleyDiamond sued the #Georgia Dept. of Corrections — AGAIN. Together with @theCCR, we represent her in th… https://t.co/TuAWS4Nwhm
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThis is by no means guaranteed. But believing it makes for a more pleasant journey. https://t.co/zFydTENdyT
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerWhat we should be asking, collectively, is why the federal government so prioritizes killing its citizens that the… https://t.co/cqrWcljqh8There is always more to the story than the scariest headline, and Trump is depending on the majority to not recogni… https://t.co/LRoAsGCE68I think the death penalty is disgraceful; I also know that lethal injection drugs are in limited supply nationwide,… https://t.co/yLFxq1zxHRFiring squad executions do make for a sensationalistic & scary headline, but also - a bunch of these states don't h… https://t.co/ymaodvlb93Upset because maybe some of those dudes on TikTok have harmed the public & are getting CashApp money for entertaini… https://t.co/jPj9QZ4cel @driven2drink Adrienne BailonUnless/until there's evidence that people are using Tiktok to, for example, correspond inappropriately with minors-… https://t.co/4XFHNym6cKNot one would have shit to say about, for example, the lack of visitors female inmates receive compared to men, but… https://t.co/guzJzhmDBkNone of these lace-fronted avians could define "justice" if they each held Merriam-Webster's dictionary in one hand… https://t.co/buabQeucwcEveryone has their own story about how they came to doing justice work and I want to share part of mine. This is… https://t.co/5Kpr8sRWFv
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power @Salt1920 1) thank you; as a source of infinite scroll stimuli, Twitter is brain candy, and my workload of late is… https://t.co/x8M78t41iEHave scrolled past this tweet more than once and the below GIF has been my reaction, because the question would not… https://t.co/daheWLkb2eI think people who pressure others to "move on" or "get over it" are often just repeating the well-intentioned advi… https://t.co/OB2bO797TW
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power"You mean a modern production of The Canterbury Ta--" https://t.co/TXrsrRoQv4Yet more validation for my fervent hope that the Wife of Bath's Tale receives a modern production, in order to demo… https://t.co/bJul1NYOB3Grandma out here taking NAMES this year https://t.co/l9anLVG9vO
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerGod: you slept with a married man Me: 400 years * mumbles ^ God: what was that ? Me: I said 400 Years my guy… https://t.co/ArLajh3wy4
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerLove the concept of a parlor bed where someone with limited mobility/on bed rest can cozily be surrounded by guests https://t.co/yAXgDrpau5Nonprofits are where well-intentioned concepts that threaten capital go to die, so it's not surprising that a movem… https://t.co/k6zxJdt7NjThat was quick. I still don’t understand ppl who won’t say “no” to gigs. The first sentence was “I’m a southern Bla… https://t.co/LDko9O3qNb
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerI wrote about the very loud silence of those who claim to be silenced by an imaginary anti-free speech trans lobby. https://t.co/WDBzYaTi1v
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThe idea that our current problems are baffling, unsolvable puzzles that result from "algorithms" rather than human… https://t.co/yWtbr48FPX
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerGreat news Ready Player Two just solved poverty in the most horrifying Silicon Valley way imaginable Why actually… https://t.co/8XipqJNSFc
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Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerOn the backdrop of a long history of deliberately misunderstanding, jive-talking, “boying” and talking down to Bla… https://t.co/iOzcJcIOIy
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Powerkamau brathwaite giving us this beautiful interruption in “words need love too”...what a pen, what a way with words… https://t.co/5AyqJV6f6J
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerYall are saying shit just to say shit at this point like stfu https://t.co/3HXS7dsIzZ
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThe commitment to incarceration is fully bipartisan, fully anti-democratic, fully a death drive. To torture a pers… https://t.co/HOXaiyBsM2
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerFortunately you’ve got SSNs from Parler, and most of Ashley Madison’s clientele signed up using their legal names f… https://t.co/KgicgDk2ct
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAm I really going to have to put "thyme" in my muted words because of the children left behind on this app? I-- https://t.co/RcFl2v5hI0Chronic mental illness is often quite a bit more complicated than any consistent level of functioning. Honestly jus… https://t.co/x1Tk7Y6xnK
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerIdk about you but I know quite a lot of folks who exist primarily between orange and red but can function well enou… https://t.co/OiHLHxUd5N
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerTeach me to catch myself in the lies other people tell. Teach me to ask myself if I’m being a safe place for the truth.
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAll we can do is impose consequences in our time.
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerIt’s because history is not a sentient force
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAndrew Jackson was a literal genocidaire and history has done a shit job of judging him.
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11/25
2020
At this point, anything that makes headline writers' jobs easier, while also undermining the likelihood that a majo… https://t.co/GoFGXlSYuU @FactTrumpFeel Do you realize people have the right to ignore you if you're being annoying? If not, here's an exam… https://t.co/K2BAQ3ROfR"The Squad" (as a nickname; the informal alliance between politicians means little to me) ran its annoying discours… https://t.co/u9xR2aZxoDI too am fat, and take prescribed Adderall for ADHD symptoms. It feels dirty and gross and makes me want to cry i… https://t.co/RhFNEzQt8e
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThis is not a defense of Melania or Graham. This is me begging y’all to stop making exceptions to bigotry for your… https://t.co/T48VQH7hYR
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThere are a bluejillion reasons to hit Melania for being a willing participant in this depravity, and none of them… https://t.co/Y5u30RXpet
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerI often wonder what would have happened if academics had pulled together a general strike of universities in 2008.… https://t.co/CkMJz7ny0z
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerREADY PLAYER ONE steps into the shower and punches in 4-2-0, the weed number, followed by 6-9, the sex number, and… https://t.co/SnrRYBnhRT
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThe reason this image was powerful is because the little boy got to see himself in a president The kid was five, y… https://t.co/bss1QmJasL @glasseffigy I cannot imagine being a grown person with chronic back pain & multiple gray pubes getting excited lik… https://t.co/LcIPA1Af9X"Look at their interracial coupledom and its proximity to power! Did you know that this powerful Cabinet member to… https://t.co/D8qrONtDoLHeadlines like these make me long for single people in high offices - not because I think singledom is superior, bu… https://t.co/2BJFXhcA5Tmaybe if first gens just got accepted into their reach schools we wouldn’t have been terrorized with horrid stand u… https://t.co/Fu2Zbpego2
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power"What is dead [inside] may never die" - The Drowned God https://t.co/Gt4rQR1ZkR @ArabelleRaphael As a weirdo who likes mundane little dysfunctions, I would adore an oddball series of, like, a sex… https://t.co/oeIOWLF9YqIn my head I substituted the "bro" and "dude" in the translation excerpt with "bruh" and "fam", because context is… https://t.co/I8cmY2kBudLRT: that sample morsel of Beowulf was delicious, begging to be read aloud - looking forward to my own copy"Bro! Tell me we still know how to speak of kings!" How did I not know, until this evening, about @MARIADAHVANA's… https://t.co/Z0A70AFDFr
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAlso: my world is loud enough, someone quieting it down a little by blocking me is doing a favor for my peace of mi… https://t.co/exwZZaUA8JI used to be like "what if my lack of drive towards passing my genes onward is a sign of my own deep damage" and no… https://t.co/9r9RrrKFGWSometimes I watch the trending topics related to parenting and have a moment of gratitude for certain conflicts bei… https://t.co/B2hhN3W2ETBiden's pick for DHS, Alejandro Mayorkas, came to the US from Cuba as a refugee. It is important to remember that,… https://t.co/PLSOFsYZGL
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAlso comparing one's dusky ethnic comeliness to white people's looks is a doomed proposition & the only way to win… https://t.co/gPN2az15lXOh no, you can't be "average" and Asian as a man on television He had fun naming the pretty Asian men like Daniel… https://t.co/i2Q9Noa3grRe Dax/Hasan, does anyone really win the "which men are hot enough for TV" discourse https://t.co/K0AHNHJVihWe agree with his politics and love his jokes but what about the lived experiences of women of colour who worked be… https://t.co/KEASDPHxNk
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerRewarding abject disregard for life with the state's abject disregard for life serves who, exactly? Victims? Survi… https://t.co/VgyyKibuesThinking about how little worth there is in punitive measures against the most heinous crimes being relegated to la… https://t.co/zAD6r0aABm
11/24
2020
When folks fetishize, they're perpetuating same pathology that leads to exclusion anyway. This OFTEN comes out as t… https://t.co/kXTBgaPQGO
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerI've said for years that the inverse of exclusion is fetishism...and I generally find the latter worse, because at… https://t.co/hiAvhvEs6X
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11/23
2020
Status signifiers are so funny because you can just buy them with debt. It's one big illusion that everyone just ag… https://t.co/jFIrxguh5e
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerFirst class is more for the middle class than the upper class https://t.co/1x0Pz4RqjH
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Powerthe most offensive thing about John Cleese's tweet is that Dolly Parton herself has roasted her own plastic surgery… https://t.co/99zZl91RyS
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerPen15 season 2, everyone. 🥺 Clearing the salad bowl. Such a cute and profound idea and scene https://t.co/iLfaBlLGfK
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power“Great efforts” The success of the American experiment still does bolster former and current European powers idea… https://t.co/6JJnQ9H6GX
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThere’s also a deeply colonial reflex that I see w/Europeans: they are able to comment, critique American history b… https://t.co/fx1xetQybZ
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThere’s something very rich about the French claiming that France is NOT like the US w/r/t racism, while forgetting… https://t.co/9DVQDyqsNQ
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power @HerHandsMyHands @AlexandraErin Gabrielle Blair https://t.co/skx1rt7N8qWe're not doing this to try to destroy families and end holidays, but to preserve them. You can try to pretend to h… https://t.co/mL8YYvMmiY
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerIf you code anyone who wants to scale back the holidays and cancel in-person gatherings this year as "the radical f… https://t.co/8G81C8BRyP
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThis isn't whether you should buy him formula for his babies who didn't choose to be born to a fascist. It's not wh… https://t.co/OgNrfoTVmY
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerWe've gone from arguing whether it's a moral imperative to punch fascists to whether it's a moral imperative to *tr… https://t.co/6Ja7yRrWxG
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerEver since Ellen Degeneres sanctimoniously defended her decision to attend a football game at a skybox with George… https://t.co/zjNTKI0bBa
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerThe occasional peeled, quartered orange on a Wedgwood plate. Quiet's cool flesh. Fellow topiary builders.… https://t.co/4BGEHIJcGkWe’ve an entire society where holidays, family togetherness (even for those who hate each other), shopping, consumi… https://t.co/ESjArb65OJ
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerI, too, am frustrated by 🦃 travel & wish anyone who can avoid it will. But shaming never works for anything, I’m cu… https://t.co/VRco9Tm2tV
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerSomething to ponder re the photos of ppl in line at airports: The airlines + the fueled jets + the govt + 300 yrs… https://t.co/jytw7nebUr
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerI’m in the process of winterizing my own routines, self-care strategies, etc and helping my clients do the same: https://t.co/ktN1KtcD66
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerAfter every week at work post March 2020, I’m like “wow, it actually CAN (& does) get harder every week” Winter is… https://t.co/dWtOnGNNJb
Retweeted by Top Second-rank Power @NicoleFroio This has never happened before - I logged in and JSTOR was like "you can only access this through inte… https://t.co/KE6e8Q5YIS @NicoleFroio Still need? Can send it to youSylvester https://t.co/UOUtWO0S94
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerTactical ambition, utilizing limitations as a frame for the work one *can* do, releasing perceptions of perpetual s… https://t.co/7v4rF9JRA5Thinking now about last month's New Yorker profile of Saidiya Hartman, in which she acknowledges that others' low e… https://t.co/b3VTiKFegfThe way people say “listen to black women” while simultaneously dismissing black folks fears and concerns is... https://t.co/Kss2vr6BPS
Retweeted by Top Second-rank PowerSame; I think there's such a focus on "rich and famous" as some variation on "happily ever after" that most people… https://t.co/Du24iHPLetAnd it's not like we'll get the stories of talented, driven people who get to a certain point and say "I'm not givi… https://t.co/VntX4m7hhQ
11/22
2020

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