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Ada Powers @mspowahs Atlanta by way of San Diego

A writer, technically. Radical queerness, inclusive tech, intersectional shitposts. Admin @Ethical_Content. She/they. #girlslikeus #blacklivesmatter

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Joined Twitter 5/31/07


"The fact that I am working at Burger King and you are ordering a burger from Burger King automatically makes me pr… https://t.co/zYq785NhUa
Retweeted by Ada Powers @ali_heston thank u papa @VulpesExMachina aka "how I learned to reconcile my 'fix the world' attitude with the need to stop solutionizing wh… https://t.co/dNOEZR12to @hateshaliek uh apparently i have nothing better to do this morning, so i boosted and extracted the sounds from thi… https://t.co/LdKIsElP3j @hateshaliek i want this as my text notification tone nowwishing gem fusion was real just so all the politicians that are 85% perfect could become one candidate that i can… https://t.co/ul07o3CvHe @SBinLondon I'M LOOKIN @TaelurAlexis There's one walking distance from my haus @TaelurAlexis They have em in Atlantaaaa @melstonemusic There's a reason this is my Facebook profile picture https://t.co/Zv3mbZoJI8 @Sharessan Ahh. Yeah, it's fine I guess. It feels like the type equivalent of using "credits" instead of "dollars"… https://t.co/kdHShycDDN @Sharessan If it's what I'm thinking of, it kind of reminds me a bit too much of a varsity sports design language.… https://t.co/ZbVPDLxZPUme discovering my self worth https://t.co/XoijQX18Bi
Retweeted by Ada Powersi don't even know if i agree with that. also i don't even know what it meanssome people receive deep wisdom from dreams, hidden knowledge about their inner lives, but i woke up with the phras… https://t.co/HkNTTHXSDsThe ADHD trait of "a million projects" is actually an adaptive strategy for brains that very specifically can't do… https://t.co/4Fzd2NEQdo
Retweeted by Ada Powers(34, turning 35 soon. I've already decided that the purpose of my 30s is going to be spent becoming a being of unspeakable power in my 40s)Today I legitimately forgot if I was 33 or 34, which was incredibly exciting to me as a person who for most of my l… https://t.co/ojNWdySdoR @ELLIOTTCABLE But, excellent points well taken! @ELLIOTTCABLE 2 and 3, if that helps @tressiemcphd hahahaahahahahahahahahahahahaahahahahahahahaahahahaahahaahahahhahahahahaahahahahahahhahahaahahhaahhah… https://t.co/FWP3b9rduB @dulapalooza @TaelurAlexis FUCKIN A RIGHT I HAD SO MANY WHEN THEY WERE $5 @TaelurAlexis Break up with your partner earlier, don't get into another local relationship in college, medicate yo… https://t.co/Gce97yuv9z📎 It looks like you're repressing your gender identity. Would you like to fix that? 🔹 Wait are you saying I can be a girl 🔹 Remind me later
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1/25
2020
it's... perfect??? https://t.co/OAw3fgLtjM https://t.co/hs07Kn8z4aeveryone who works on Apple Pay affectionately calls the moment when you tap your phone to a terminal a “boop.” t… https://t.co/Z03B8baPAr
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1/24
2020
@justkelly_ok Me too! Thought I'd forgot to pay my bill 😱 I mean, I had, but that's not why it was down @funeralxlilies I think a L O T of women who presently identify as cis really really want a dick.Today workers at Kickstarter are voting to form a union. The vote won’t be counted for a few weeks, but if successf… https://t.co/GK9oos9Mkq
Retweeted by Ada Powers @aetataureate Always knowing when someone was talking about you and exactly what they were saying @fireh9lly Me except all of those ages are 33 @Flymachousti You're better than me, I got diagnosed in college and knew I never got better, I just didn't do anyth… https://t.co/ETYSWTXA2a @hologramvin As a UXer I've been really into the "UX brutalism" movement, but a lot of it is just either fetishizin… https://t.co/9hHiWYNftBHi, ADHD-related followers! I'm glad this resonated with you. I normally tweet about tech, gender, and whatever shi… https://t.co/stnlc9hSJ4Where is the part where we pay a billionaire to increase the number of earth-orbiting artificial satellites by a fa… https://t.co/YYwjROYTFNI don't understand. When is he launching 40,000 satellites into space https://t.co/gsIiB2JFrgAmazing how down Twitter is to get people fired until disabled people are asking to be able to use a service
Retweeted by Ada Powers @docfission I've been trying to reply to this tweet for 24 hours and am still speechless. This is the energy all of… https://t.co/koNCrA0iN3 @docfission don't you dare talk about your illusions that way Also what's your fave vegan pizza in ATL @hologramvin Poppy is SO GOOD @risu5_waffles Thank you for the addition to my cultural lexicon! They're called kiosks in most of Germany and othe… https://t.co/v8XhRWhhPd @filthylocks Wait, was I a creep before? ;p @Gingerhazing chasin the ghost of a good thinghi, leftist rideshare driver here. if the only oppression you know how to recognize is class oppression AND that on… https://t.co/KR0kZQxs5Rlove the algorithm apologists being like "how's Lyft supposed to know there's a shooter??" as if we haven't magicke… https://t.co/yNYy6XePPNBrains are really complex amazing things but I'm pretty sure mine has a section that just goes 10 IF (TOO MANY TEXT… https://t.co/0Nar67rvbf @brookenwille D-.
1/23
2020
@brookenwille i WASH my CLOTHES brooklyn is this how our twitter relationship is gonna beomfg someone made Niles a twitter account and that's actually what they chose as the handle. HATS OFF[meanwhile, in the producer booth] juggaletterkenny season 3 (@rozzledozzzle): machoke can fuckin GET IT[Frasier and Niles learn about shitposting] Frasier "I'm Listening™" Crane (@imlistng): What if one were to pronou… https://t.co/D0LbQhHCb3 @boqasworld CEO of a sword @analog_ashley @grimalkina "how did I know you said that word with tildes around it?" "exactly" @tsdower Well I hope to eventually make it up to Baltimore sometime, maybe then! 💜 @jules_lefevre On the Radio, Regina Spektor— This is how it works You're young until you're not You love until you… https://t.co/rx4Rw1JDi9 @BugbearPancakes It's just a bit dirty, it's still good, it's still good @keetfeet @josiebroccoli That's so awesome! There's so much to say about both of those, very much including in a pe… https://t.co/n4fe9zbtiPBeing involved w Please Try This at Home is one of the things I'm proudest of having done in my life. Thanks to… https://t.co/zd9GNJO7hJ
Retweeted by Ada Powers @keetfeet @josiebroccoli What was your masters in?? @keetfeet @josiebroccoli I DO, and that's RIDICULOUS @chrisamaphone I haven't, but it's on the list! Thanks for pushing it up :) @docfission Also wanna talk dadaism and card tricks sometime. Especially if they can be combined. @docfission Oh man, sleep paralysis visuals are fascinating to me too. How come nearly EVERYONE feels actual satani… https://t.co/AN69KQ7hfX @josiebroccoli @keetfeet SPECIAL WIGGLES THAT HAVE DECIDED THEY WILL EXIST IN THE FORM OF AIRme: I am a dazzling being of infinite expression and self-actualized sublime experience 😘 my body: your gender is n… https://t.co/XBLPWK6Q4V @keetfeet SPECIAL WIGGLY AIR THAT MEANS NOTHING AND EVERYTHING @keetfeet But it's SPECIAL AIR. SPECIAL WIGGLY AIR @keetfeet It's just AIR. JUST. AIR.As a psychonaut and cognitive scientist: - Why so many people see the same things in DMT trips - How South American… https://t.co/JOhbuaRpO1More banal, with acknowledgement that I'm a designer: - Information architecture of restaurant menus - Design langu… https://t.co/gou6G1x34V @mathewrodriguez I have a lot of deep inner exploration to doThe concept of individual style How something becomes a genre The difference between augmentation and accommodation… https://t.co/6wiSw4Gsug @ellle_em I think it's more like, I work in design and studied cognitive science/anthropology in school, and my dee… https://t.co/R8J4JYlxOT @ellle_em This is surprisingly hard, because I feel like my job and hobbies are informed by my interests at a bedro… https://t.co/mkBwtq25mm @grimalkina @analog_ashley aannnfgghhhhg they're GOOD @grimalkina CATHARSIS CONSULTING @calebsaysthings Ugh seen @wlwazuIa Yes I also love Catra @RaxKingIsDead my family is dying @ali_heston And the final boss......... MY OWN SELF CARE @caraesten lordy same @Saga_Skywalker This is so cool!!! @transscribe https://t.co/jyP826D9joFederal judge issues temporary order to not deport a Northeastern student. CBP does anyway. Federal judge gives up… https://t.co/BF8BVYcVzc
Retweeted by Ada Powers @BradleyJhnsn Wait no, Celeste @BradleyJhnsn Adam Jensen @radhikamorabia @kefimochi Bonus if we do it in iratedogs style @radhikamorabia @kefimochi And allow me to do the same @radhikamorabia @kefimochi Only if you meet me and offer your opinion to the public @omajestic being aware of how much mental energy it took them to say that @omajestic holy shit @mary_loritz Dude for sure
1/22
2020
This is super important to remember. Beholden as we all are to the solitary experience of our own minds, we often d… https://t.co/TXfE4QKPOr @nopostonsunnday @dustin_gunn For sure! Sensory environment empowerment is a real important accommodation for both… https://t.co/qrGFinUPUu @FifiReads What if it's actually not!! But also, so many dxes are really very similar when considered as clusters… https://t.co/PgeAXZCj6y @NormaWine1 Whoops 😅 gonna have to start posting a disclaimer @TheHighPhobia That's worth everything 💜💜💜 @WWOTMidwest It seems like a lot of people do, haha @_andreatoole I... still wouldn't say it's a gift, though I have had times of feeling like that. But who are we hum… https://t.co/IQtLV5QK93 @shameless_SMT I realized this sharp irony much later
1/21
2020

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