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If you’re looking for a nice Memorial Day longish read, check out @MasonAtoms’ delightful profile of the Yellow Fin… https://t.co/fHPbVu7wE7
Retweeted by Mother JonesJared Kushner had one job: Solve America's supply crisis. He helped private companies instead. https://t.co/xRDIvImdJeThe "nature is healing, we are the virus" memes are my plague comfort https://t.co/46iItejNIQCoronavirus growth in Western countries: May 24 update https://t.co/1Gu0KengnE via @MotherJones https://t.co/D7D0ofbdr6
Retweeted by Mother JonesThe secret history of why soda companies switched from sugar to high-fructose corn syrup https://t.co/hPmefYzIMSA former labor secretary's message to essential workers: "Once this is over, threaten to go on strike. Go on wildca… https://t.co/zHSJuGPOTi"It’s catastrophe upon catastrophe"—Michigan flooding is one of many pandemic weather disasters https://t.co/PCORdO3l62“AKA Jane Roe” shows how the abortion fight steamrolled the real Norma McCorvey https://t.co/HVj9tLjzIGDonald Trump’s Memorial Day message https://t.co/KFPQX98151 https://t.co/VTZVZaqj7K
Retweeted by Mother JonesTrump’s latest farm bailout Is great—if you’re a huge corporate farmer https://t.co/PrrwqAtRONA Dollar General analyst complained about store workers getting screwed. He got fired. https://t.co/AhgBv9rUH6Contact tracing can do a lot more than find coronavirus cases https://t.co/SvlhChj9lXIf a pandemic can't force San Francisco to reckon with homelessness, nothing can. https://t.co/fmpmTq2Uo6Why State Department employees despise Mike Pompeo https://t.co/w2zTMcouatEPA settlements are supposed to hold polluters accountable. Will coronavirus get them off the hook? https://t.co/fiNvQbLLc0Why is my dentist pushing an unproven coronavirus treatment? https://t.co/x8wsVoFti3America, it’s time to embrace the bidet. https://t.co/ue8nyLeJoD"Ordering people back to work without respect for whether they will be safe and can be safe for their family—that i… https://t.co/01leY5MeNu
5/25
2020
Roughly speaking, it looks like about 70% of Americans wear masks routinely when they leave the house, according to… https://t.co/W1WnaL1uHeThe "nature is healing, we are the virus" memes are my plague comfort https://t.co/ujoC8VgadeThere’s a lot less pollution but climate change is still getting worse. Experts liken what’s happening to a plugge… https://t.co/ODwNFMX0k5Will Donald Trump ever break 45 percent approval? https://t.co/UzN4IeRBVPFOLLOW BEN HIS CAUSE IS RIGHTEOUS https://t.co/HlUZyhWdCM
Retweeted by Mother JonesIf you haven't heard of @bigfreedia and/or bounce music, do yourself a favor and listen to this song: https://t.co/Lz30mv5OlEHelp, I can't stop buying old horror movies on VHS https://t.co/OhIvO82DhR.@MotherJones and Jacob Rosenberg have written about my and others experience with Dollar General and my firing.… https://t.co/rftuYnE3rZ
Retweeted by Mother Jonesmy father still has twice as many followers than me and he hasn't tweeted in a year. Please follow me so that I can… https://t.co/Od7kuX1lnJ
Retweeted by Mother JonesBreonna Taylor is one of a shocking number of Black people to see armed police barge into their homes. https://t.co/jbzcCK72zdNews is like waste management. It’s essential, it can’t happen if we don’t pay for it, and if it goes away, you’re… https://t.co/fY2b8a0Z6tThe ambient escapism of Normal People's real playlists for imaginary characters https://t.co/TeLEkGCRzPThis is incredibly painful, but incredibly necessary. These are not numbers. Each is an immeasurable loss. https://t.co/5af13hwn0LIn March, Donald Trump bragged about “Project Airbridge,” his mysterious effort to transport medical supplies from… https://t.co/vA1MSRqOo9"The pandemic is teaching me that I couldn’t just continue to rely on my mom to cook my favorite dishes; it may be… https://t.co/6qRsuAaWuINo one has forgotten that Biden voted for the Iraq War. But on issues where there's a growing consensus within the… https://t.co/heO5MA9Kzc“Theoretically, this approach can reduce the need for clinical providers to collect specimens, increase safety for… https://t.co/JkuMk6QX0KThe non-paranoid person's guide to viruses escaping from labs https://t.co/6LarT9ffuJDecades of negligence and billions of dollars in unmet need from the federal government have left tribal nations wi… https://t.co/OqPP7JqdZZAs high-profile restaurateurs make the case for a special bailout, other industry veterans are wondering: Is the pr… https://t.co/pRe4em09JYHow much mask-wearing do we need? https://t.co/QiVdG1gqKgMitch McConnell robbed her of a federal court nomination. Now she's running for congress. https://t.co/WC3VhpRH66
5/24
2020
ICE asked parents to choose between family separation and prolonged detention—during a pandemic https://t.co/6HGwMvx35WBy insisting that boys’ and girls’ brains are wired differently, proponents of single-sex education are selling all… https://t.co/2SJ1dDPMjtIs Donald Trump siding with an alleged war criminal in Libya? https://t.co/ugTH1msmwe• Trump's golf outing today was his first since March 8 • It was also his 250th as president • He played at one of… https://t.co/TqsSp7LgNC"If you think of Trump as a disaster, the pandemic in the US is shaped very much by that disaster—dismantling our p… https://t.co/VSPrtQZKChTrump golfing as Americans continue dying by the thousands is in fact a big deal. Now watch this drive. https://t.co/PSs4dslIKe
Retweeted by Mother Jones"Symbolism matters. And as the death toll mounts, golf is the symbol Trump picked Saturday." https://t.co/nvoehqhtlvThe United States' coronavirus death toll is about to hit 100,000. Donald Trump went golfing today. https://t.co/7t3NacEH5oA former labor secretary's message to essential workers: when this ends, "threaten to strike" https://t.co/85Y9jWekxh“I feel fairly optimistic that if you train hundreds of contact tracers—not just in contact tracing, but in the com… https://t.co/0C2CIfG0npIn case you missed it: Shelter-in-place orders saved nearly 250,000 lives, according to a new analysis https://t.co/Ox7k5w1qHsDonald Trump’s Campaign Sent Out a Very Bad Tweet. It Says a Lot About Donald Trump. https://t.co/WEkiwfmx3IImperial college says the most dangerous states are the ones that are reopening https://t.co/dWSGhUXzQl https://t.co/BEocgL6jGs
Retweeted by Mother JonesFans of a German soccer team might have figured out how Democrats can safely hold their convention this summer https://t.co/7UNbFHor8TThis might be the weirdest—funniest? creepiest?—home-field advantage in professional sports https://t.co/8zwtaIaDgMA German soccer club came up with an oddly ingenious way to fill its empty stadium https://t.co/RMEr2fuR1xToward the end of the new documentary "AKA Jane Roe," Norma McCorvey (Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade fame) makes a self-de… https://t.co/sqWwIEukjwA shockingly large number of people believe Bill Gates wants to microchip them https://t.co/0gzesh08uCJeff Sessions tried to stand up to Trump on Twitter. But all he did was repeat a major Russiagate lie. https://t.co/mkYhj7U5VhJeff Sessions just proved he still hasn't learned how to deal with Trump's bullying after all this time https://t.co/zxDlIqFD1aJeff Sessions would like Alabama to think Trump can’t push him around. He just proved that’s wrong. https://t.co/PvDtcC7ydeAs if 2020 hasn’t been difficult enough, NOAA just released its prediction for the Atlantic coast’s hurricane seaso… https://t.co/lhaKBPmXsC“I hear people joking around at State now, ‘Maybe Tillerson wasn’t so bad.'” https://t.co/UA2Urxns7VBiden's dumb comment distracted from what else he said on "The Breakfast Club" https://t.co/lhgtXHacxsBiden's now-viral comment wasn’t the only problematic part of his appearance on "The Breakfast Club." He also made… https://t.co/9oiWGqqTy3Breonna Taylor is one of a shocking number of Black people to see armed police barge into their homes. No-knock an… https://t.co/oi5CSXDURCThe ex-Bernie Sanders staffers behind a new pro-Joe Biden super PAC have a pitch for would-be funders: They can del… https://t.co/nlQOmDR9qR"This is…oh hell. I don’t know." —@kdrum https://t.co/Ejp3aX1VA7Add severe hurricanes in the Atlantic to the list of things that will be worse this year https://t.co/bVaHUcezHfMichigan's attorney general slams Trump for refusing to wear a mask: "The president is like a petulant child" https://t.co/t6IqolIfxhToward the end of the new documentary "AKA Jane Roe," Norma McCorvey (Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade fame) makes a self-de… https://t.co/dj1oiqN9xKDon’t forget to tune into FX tonight to watch “AKA Jane Roe.” You can read my analysis of the stunning documentary… https://t.co/MBnYN7T1bz
Retweeted by Mother JonesI fact-checked some of the misleading things Joe Biden said about his role in the 1994 crime bill and mass incarcer… https://t.co/irYQV6q1c8
Retweeted by Mother Jones“If your body is numb all over, can you still respond to shock? I think it would be difficult to shock State Depart… https://t.co/elmZlbpgP9"Just as Trump has claimed he’s an expert on public health, he has also declared he’s an expert on nuclear weapons.… https://t.co/1rFYYVMlboBiden's dumb comment distracted from what else he said on "The Breakfast Club" https://t.co/djhPtiZ4W4Trump's hydroxychloroquine cocktail is connected to a 45 percent increased risk of death. https://t.co/CIRgTO2J5QListen to Donald Trump brag about his affairs—while pretending to be someone else https://t.co/v8YuRp2rrqMichigan's attorney general just slammed Trump for refusing to wear a mask: "The president is like a petulant child" https://t.co/jSzYuSwjpU
5/23
2020
A former labor secretary's message to essential workers: When this ends, "Threaten to strike." https://t.co/pWIWLE3iN3Just when I thought things couldn't get any worse… https://t.co/XGARt3bVjUDIY coronavirus test kits are coming. Will they close the testing gap? https://t.co/vFXzlBJIMiBy insisting that boys’ and girls’ brains are wired differently, proponents of single-sex education are selling all… https://t.co/B92YNOx8l2Read/listen to/watch the full interview: https://t.co/MAnJQi9NCr.@RBReich: The Trump admin "says that this is all about freedom. Freedom? If you are putting your life on the line… https://t.co/EuFUeXZZ1w"A lot of it is in our hands": Rebecca Solnit on the transformative potential of every crisis https://t.co/ESpHmYshw0ICE asked parents to choose between family separation and prolonged detention—during a pandemic https://t.co/YdNdH2y6xH"I don’t think anyone would be interested in Tim Riggins’s, Tony Soprano’s, or Carrie Mathison’s playlists. (Maybe… https://t.co/H5NZNqMEckJared Kushner had one job: Solve America's supply crisis. He helped private companies instead. https://t.co/M6GSOLzEDYA "deathbed confession" from "Jane Roe" reveals she was paid to reject abortion https://t.co/2l4YADB2uI"A petulant child who refuses to follow the rules": Michigan AG slams maskless Trump https://t.co/ZjNQWEUZC1Really good piece by @cynduja on contact tracing in SF, and more generally: https://t.co/XocaIhdU0o
Retweeted by Mother Jones“I feel fairly optimistic that if you train hundreds of contact tracers—not just in contact tracing, but in the com… https://t.co/vMnxIHClUGDonald Trump refused to wear a mask during a visit to a Ford plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan, yesterday. Afterward, M… https://t.co/owOkkGJzOTMichigan AG @dananessel, on Donald Trump's refusal to wear a mask: "The president is like a petulant child who refu… https://t.co/TFEPQjysNcRead/listen/watch the full interview: https://t.co/fkTTNhXTxtQ: What’s your message for essential workers right now? @RBReich: "Number one, thank you. My second message is onc… https://t.co/U9Noe4U0SlThe pandemic has made at least one thing clear: It’s time to get on the bidet train, America https://t.co/Bzz6gOxYVEIdeas about sex-based learning differences “can take on troubling racial overtones about black and Hispanic boys.”… https://t.co/KKywRtqAhI
Retweeted by Mother Jonestook a break from wading through the cesspools of the internet to write about the weird escapism of the spotify pla… https://t.co/duau54tmG5
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5/22
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