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I’ve been in hospital wards with fewer poorly people than this tube carriage.We can't find any examples of EU state aid rules causing "real difficulty" to people trying to run school bus servi… https://t.co/MTV5HQY5MU
Retweeted by James O'BrienBoris Johnson’s Brexit deal = “oven-ready”. Boris Johnson himself = “fridge-ready”
Retweeted by James O'BrienI think this is the sort of sharp, unconflicted reporting that has just won the FT that newsroom of the Year award,… https://t.co/zitAICiR6y
Retweeted by James O'BrienChrist alive, this is shameful. https://t.co/GxiSDbUYbF
Retweeted by James O'BrienOh it just gets better. The defence is: “Tory sources insisted it was a general expression of frustration and was… https://t.co/HWhz9VM6iN
Retweeted by James O'BrienTop work from a top man. https://t.co/JRzP0m7ED3 @LBC @mrjamesob James O'Brien is a 'good man'. He is allowed to be a good man by LBC as long as he regularly puts t… https://t.co/YcK5KRCJTo
Retweeted by James O'BrienBoris Johnson has refused to follow the other six leaders who have taken part in the leader interviews @BBCRadio2.… https://t.co/k05mrMLbyK
Retweeted by James O'BrienHave had a lot of BBC employees get in touch about the broadcaster's election coverage. If you __work__ at the BBC… https://t.co/LaUlbVJ2lC
Retweeted by James O'Brienwhat i don't understand is why nobody behind the camera is like "Matt, mate, can you back up a bit? you look like a… https://t.co/wzAsDKIkrm
Retweeted by James O'BrienCritics and audiences alike have been praising Mrs Lowry & Son as a "masterpiece" (@mrjamesob). Enjoy it from the… https://t.co/dIoAlfw9TC
Retweeted by James O'BrienListening to @mrjamesob and @theousherwood If this was in the pub, you'd just sit back, take it in and chip in eve… https://t.co/3ZAW5BeT1C
Retweeted by James O'BrienThe Telegraph's sketchwriter @MichaelPDeacon on Boris Johnson's JCB stunt yesterday. I love the deadpan final line… https://t.co/HRCkPdvRyO
Retweeted by James O'BrienHugh Grant told James O'Brien that the prospect of the Conservatives winning tomorrow's general election is "very d… https://t.co/21qSNA5037
Retweeted by James O'BrienThank you again @JayMitchinson & @mrjamesob for being fine journalists. We need you. See 👇 https://t.co/yDhYbsvhq4
Retweeted by James O'BrienA "Senior Tory Source" breaks cover. https://t.co/7a7eOYZCYQ
Retweeted by James O'BrienGood morning, Prime Minister. Whilst you’re here, could we have the £25m your government promised us years ago foll… https://t.co/2KZf8LaaAz
Retweeted by James O'BrienThe 2019 general election ends with MailOnline leading on a looping GIF of Rob Oxley swearing. Well done everyone. https://t.co/DG0ujn4Zsg
Retweeted by James O'BrienSo the message for South West Herts voters? No chance of Labour or Lib Dems winning here. No chance of electing an… https://t.co/M1mdrKcpwU
Retweeted by James O'BrienAs someone who gets vicious attacks for telling the truth / trying to defend our democracy, important article from… https://t.co/WED31iyv5v
Retweeted by James O'Brien"He's a disgrace". Scram News repeated the worst Dominic Raab quotes back to his constituents. Here's what they s… https://t.co/HoNZBJb9MC
Retweeted by James O'BrienThe first thing the woman who answers the door says is "I didn't realise there were going to be this many people",… https://t.co/LfrfQgvp6U
Retweeted by James O'BrienBoris hides in fridge shock https://t.co/QYZ4c38jlf
Retweeted by James O'BrienYouGov poll shows Iain Duncan Smith just two points ahead of Labour’s Faiza Shaheen (47-45). https://t.co/U9b34SDWVH
Retweeted by James O'BrienDominic Raab’s seat of Esher and Walton is too close to call under YouGov’s final MRP projection - Lib Dems could t… https://t.co/KwRKAWX83X
Retweeted by James O'BrienThey should make it annual tradition. No one else comes close. https://t.co/8unpcLYzSC"Brexit is spitting in the face of every Conservative leader since Winston Churchill": Lord Heseltine doesn't hold… https://t.co/hoGaydjUTQ
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12/11
2019
We just did a technical run through of @LBC @global #GE19 results show 10pm-6am Thursday. Such fun inventing exit p… https://t.co/wfD84wCc38
Retweeted by James O'BrienDelighted to meet brilliant broadcaster @mrjamesob at @votefinalsay event last weekend. He's been holding politici… https://t.co/GJjyUCl5q9
Retweeted by James O'BrienThis is incredible (and at times, terrifying) listening as we approach the most important General Election in a gen… https://t.co/jQgjNAF9ll
Retweeted by James O'BrienThing I am most interested in today is if Allison Pearson doubles down to the point of submitting that theory to pr… https://t.co/u93Ht4cUOt
Retweeted by James O'Brien.@allisonpearson chooses to block a respected regional newspaper editor rather than admit she spread dangerous fake… https://t.co/FS2hRJjYI1
Retweeted by James O'BrienHere's a powerful extract from my chat with @LBC's @mrjamesob on Boris Johnson and cheating. That incident with the… https://t.co/KoCRR4C4xt
Retweeted by James O'BrienA work first. An MP has just suggested that my journalism incites violence - comparing it to the murder of Jo Cox -… https://t.co/3Usf88Qm5H
Retweeted by James O'BrienHe might lose, independents usually do. But bloody hell, @DavidGauke is having a good campaign.
Retweeted by James O'BrienTweet from someone who enjoys podcasts- interesting #Fulldisclosure with @mrjamesob talking to #Heseltine this week
Retweeted by James O'BrienYes. July 23 2019. https://t.co/pQbbhOtYzF
Retweeted by James O'Brien @LukeMackayCooks Summer of 1990. Pumping out of my mate’s souped-up Astra at full volume as we headed to Droitwich… https://t.co/yXopx0xhR2This is a shaft of sunlight in a dark period for journalism. Thank you @JayMitchinson for the light. Thank you to… https://t.co/n6SpAyNB8m
Retweeted by James O'BrienIs there a precise moment when Boris Johnson’s Brexit switched from being such a magnificent opportunity to have ou… https://t.co/VlLtQQzoU1Don't secretly record your mates, don't be a twat https://t.co/nJZG869i7t
Retweeted by James O'BrienMany people asking about our front page from yesterday. I can only say the hospital confirm everything we reported.… https://t.co/KeTr5eXHYq
Retweeted by James O'BrienOh no! Allison has deleted her tweet (with no apology) claiming the sick 4-year-old boy was part of an elaborate se… https://t.co/CcxuWLEon7
Retweeted by James O'BrienSadly, it is unlikely to be shared as much as the nonsense has been. Someone wiser than I once said: in the era of… https://t.co/Iw0fx8XTyv
Retweeted by James O'BrienWe are the three biggest campaigns supporting Remain and are united ahead of #GE2019. We need to work together & vo… https://t.co/ECCi7KtFOc
Retweeted by James O'BrienReports in my Tory Talking Points WhatsApp group indicate that @mrjamesob was seen wearing boxing gloves and coordi… https://t.co/4pdql28J3g
Retweeted by James O'BrienLocal news is rapidly emerging as the hero of this election — worth reading this thread by the Yorkshire Post repor… https://t.co/bPSiZr3xyD
Retweeted by James O'BrienI think we are all a little bit in love with @theousherwood @mrjamesob “What would you do if a source had lied to… https://t.co/ykmgScGfgE
Retweeted by James O'BrienJournalistic integrity just now from @theousherwood talking to @mrjamesob on @LBC Thank you
Retweeted by James O'BrienI'm not dragging Laura. I'm last person to throw stones about tweets. But this has become the story. And there's no… https://t.co/k4eBBazmqs
Retweeted by James O'BrienBREAKING: Sheree Jenner-Hepburn claims she was hacked. Knows not a soul in Leeds, she says. So, that 'good friend'… https://t.co/OLjr9fQscD
Retweeted by James O'BrienA line up like no other in the wellbeing space. Best-selling authors and world-class speakers combine under one roo… https://t.co/dKnMPvvUm7
Retweeted by James O'BrienA boy sleeping on a hospital floor. A fake "punch" outside the hospital. And social posts saying the mum is a liar.… https://t.co/Lx0gNXG9B1
Retweeted by James O'BrienSuperb interview with @mrjamesob btw Your interview and particularly the Disney reference joined a few more dots fo… https://t.co/nud1pBR75V
Retweeted by James O'Brien @SaHreports @bbclaurak You should probably mention that he was immediately corrected by the presenter...I listened to @mrjamesob’s opening monologue about the Boris/Leeds/Jack/Punch/Fake News stuff this morning. I’d lov… https://t.co/s7jL8w9zIC
Retweeted by James O'Brien @mrjamesob what we can do is continue to unearth, question, expose, inform. We can all start to question, check, an… https://t.co/CFvgucao6g
Retweeted by James O'BrienI have responded in good faith to Margaret. I do hope we are not too late to help people like her, so unfairly mani… https://t.co/XGYxxXnPyz
Retweeted by James O'BrienGuessing @mrjamesob on LBC will be a good listen this morning #fakesocialmedia
Retweeted by James O'BrienThe BBC & the NHS are dedicated to the public good & treat people equally. Having paid a licence fee, the access &… https://t.co/bAqixwdoBC @afoxinlondon I understand your point but wonder whether it really works today. Have you got any examples of men wi… https://t.co/m5AIIHGhhDA proper journalist with integrity on his weak and compliant peers. https://t.co/bVmBwI3m9j
Retweeted by James O'BrienAfter getting snubbed from his campaign bus, the Daily Mirror has produced two splashes that have derailed Johnson’… https://t.co/xtiFB6pMoO
Retweeted by James O'BrienHo Ho Ho! (Thank you @alighirl77) https://t.co/WR2Kqd2B8Ceveryone makes mistakes and we’ve all written stuff we’re not proud of - but the basic terms of trade of a lot of l… https://t.co/sMy4XuasPt
Retweeted by James O'Brien"100% faked" https://t.co/v0lYTlhjvZ
Retweeted by James O'BrienWhat actual journalism looks like. https://t.co/Gak6vCA9TZ
Retweeted by James O'Brien @reggiethomas138 @PenguinUKBooks Cheers, Reggie.Just finished this. Absolutely brilliant! Best thing I’ve read in a long time. @mrjamesob @PenguinUKBooks https://t.co/iQOUPSU6ty
Retweeted by James O'BrienIt's a blunt instrument and can cause a little collateral damage but I would recommend chain blocking* any account… https://t.co/4jI5RAXBW6Dominic Cummings skillfully manipulated the media yesterday, creating a fake news brawl around Matt Hancock and the… https://t.co/jeQQpEvzpJ
Retweeted by James O'Brien @mrjamesob thought you might enjoy this https://t.co/mVfTx0HOaK
Retweeted by James O'BrienThis thread is just the most grimly fascinatingly depressing thing. Congratulations, we’ve broken the public sphere. https://t.co/menkBc5Yk8
Retweeted by James O'BrienA good friend of mine is a senior embroiderer at St Augustine's in Canterbury. This Tapestry image is 100% faked. H… https://t.co/itu4QQCtyD
Retweeted by James O'BrienDon’t normally tweet things like this, but: the Telegraph should absolutely sack Allison Pearson for bringing the p… https://t.co/wLmrzn6IOA
Retweeted by James O'BrienName the source. They won’t be facing any consequences from the people they lied for, so action must be taken by the people they lied to.
Retweeted by James O'BrienIt's been clear since the Brexit ref that Cummings & co use social media to create a false reality designed to scar… https://t.co/4ytN2L3Ky1Disinformation being spread right now on Twitter & Facebook in real time. Excellent analysis by professor with expe… https://t.co/ADklGwHADe
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12/10
2019
Just in case the ‘punch’ ‘sources’ were trying to divert attention from this....here is this.....https://t.co/wAMJ5Ssby5
Retweeted by James O'BrienBecause they want us to talk about made-up fights, here's that Boris story again! https://t.co/8Ki6ECH86e
Retweeted by James O'BrienName the source. They won’t be facing any consequences from the people they lied for, so action must be taken by the people they lied to.https://t.co/mU0yqhSqcE
Retweeted by James O'BrienThe Daily Telegraph’s associate editor. https://t.co/BigmCa8rAs
Retweeted by James O'BrienThis is really bad. https://t.co/yxY8HaeEIg
Retweeted by James O'BrienI've deleted my tweets on the Matt Hancock incident. There was some heckling and histrionics. But no-one was punche… https://t.co/HXPgTyr9EV
Retweeted by James O'BrienIt is completely clear from video footage that @MattHancock's adviser was not whacked by a protestor, as I was told… https://t.co/xXva7GyLLQ
Retweeted by James O'BrienWe’ve seen a viral post that claims there are more food banks than McDonald’s branches in the UK. This is correct,… https://t.co/WuSzNEVwP8
Retweeted by James O'BrienLovely work today from @joepike, an @LBC alumnus joining @SkyNewsBreak soon. One to watch.Between 1-4 Dec the Conservatives blasted out 6,749 adds on Facebooks. 88% made claims that had already been classi… https://t.co/h5wgvUtsG1
Retweeted by James O'BrienJesus, that is just grim. One of the triumphs of modern tines, being able to treat 27 vastly different countries as… https://t.co/OaPG7uHu3O
Retweeted by James O'BrienRead this crystal clear analysis. https://t.co/a6JCl4YTO9I was among hundreds of left wingers named in this map published by The Sun, whose sources included nazis and antis… https://t.co/aCQw6NYG7D
Retweeted by James O'BrienThis is the interview with Michael Heseltine that I was waxing lyrical about today. It's a bit special, I think, as… https://t.co/U8SUD2W5ca⁦@mrjamesob⁩ in conversation with Michael Heseltine. Could have enjoyed another couple of hours of that. Essential… https://t.co/Kcj32SOTNP
Retweeted by James O'BrienTried to show @BorisJohnson the picture of Jack Williment-Barr. The 4-year-old with suspected pneumonia forced to l… https://t.co/S8Pv3mTN9Z
Retweeted by James O'BrienThis paediatric nurse gave a very honest account of the real state of A&E - and it's a must-listen for anyone who c… https://t.co/1P6TIO8mPq
Retweeted by James O'Brien @mrjamesob (This is my shtick, I suppose: https://t.co/ksf8utj2BR)
Retweeted by James O'BrienPowerful @mrjamesob interview with Lord Michael Heseltine on Full Disclosure: Brexit: "This is taking Britain out… https://t.co/0eBEcr6lEl
Retweeted by James O'BrienFarage appeared with antisemitic pastor on US web radio show https://t.co/ehmyc3X7Q7
12/9
2019

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