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(((Jay Edidin))) @NotLasers Icon art by David Wynne.

Writer, Editor, Pirate King of the Moon, X-Pert. Also @WorstMuse, @XPlaintheXMen. Represented by @kate_mckean. Queer, trans, and very tired. Male pronouns.

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Joined Twitter 12/29/09


Her side of the story: she was assaulted by this man while working. His side of the story: he assaulted her while… https://t.co/phj0tckVG5
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))White privilege is giving a white man a platform to explain “his side of the story” after he is caught on camera as… https://t.co/r99OuV0w4h
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))My Thor story, Metal Gods, launches today with Ep 1, co-written with @deuceofgears. Loki quits a hair metal band in… https://t.co/GlQ6LAMTPz
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))P.S. I am very very very serious about the fan artI've been reading THOR: METAL GODS, and it's highly recommended. A compelling fusion of high fantasy and glam music… https://t.co/fem9TgrOIY
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))Also here! https://t.co/vZ5onLETxoWhile my episodes are still a ways out, THOR: METAL GODS officially starts today; and I talked to @AIPTcomics about… https://t.co/ew2ZvfM60PFolks in Britain:🌸Polls open till 10pm🌹NO polling card or ID required🌷NO proof of address needed💮Can hand in postal… https://t.co/A2TH0ryUf1
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))IT LIVES https://t.co/UwBEiVyuZh @theverbalthing @XavierFiles Seconding this. Different lengths of reviews serve different functions: a 150-word rev… https://t.co/YJxWVYK00GA wonderful Japanese book of snowflake studies, observed & drawn in pencil by Doi Ryo. Published in 1832. 22 page… https://t.co/IhId8PiyCz
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))This and related messages brought to you by someone who likes the taste of alcohol but does not generally seek or enjoy intoxication.This pear cinnamon hard seltzer is amazing, but it would be more amazing if it came in a nonalcoholic version so th… https://t.co/xIVAHEgleKThread. https://t.co/PT2W6IHgP3📷 worldinmywindow: humanoidhistory: Six of the Mercury Seven reunite in the colorful 1970s: Scott Carpenter, Gordon… https://t.co/oKMc7dNRkxI got to skype with the X-Men party at @bookswpictures and I hope Portland knows exactly how lucky it is to have th… https://t.co/TH61g0cwGF @dirtydancing2HN I DID NOT CATCH THAT THE FIRST TIME AND IT IS PROFOUNDLY UPSETTING HOLY FUCK(In this metaphor, Rudolph is roughly the Silver Age X-Men.) @MagsVisaggs Yeah, but the point is still that people's value is contingent on whether they're of willing use to the center/status quo.If you were wondering if I was going to somehow connect this to X-Men: Yes. @MagsVisaggs I also saw _It's a Wonderful Life_ for the first time this year.YES EXACTLY https://t.co/BQPqZhCo6q @MagsVisaggs You know I basically grew up in a box, right? @Kouban NOPE. Their value and happiness is still predicated on the approval of/their utility to the folks at the center of the status quo. @jesse_hamm GOOD @candicecd Also there is definitely some fetish stuff going on with him and Mrs. C and the whole feeding thing.(The message of the movie is roughly the same as the song: it's okay to be different if and only if you can prove y… https://t.co/PrMazxhEey @LeviPTompkins Sure! xplainthexmen(at)gmailSo, I saw the Rankin & Bass _Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer_ last weekend; and I recognize its charm but absolutely hate its message. @LeviPTompkins OOH. Ask that on podcast channels, because it's a question I'd love to answer on-air, if that's cool? @LeviPTompkins Depends on the question and context!
12/12
2019
If you live in the present day USA or Canada, this is a good resource for finding out whose land you occupy. https://t.co/D3fczxNSw9
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))Do yetis have a mating call? Asking for a friend.
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))Well, it's new comics day, and nearly Xmas, so: if you're a published professional comics artist, please reply to t… https://t.co/FTQZ19YCKp
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))*slaps roof of the lawn* this bad boy can fit so many pink flamingoes in it
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @dampscribbler @RyanPagella same @BenSanAZ It's an office that specifically does integrated care for trans and HIV+ folks, and it is fairly amazing.Also, hella props to the people at my dr.'s office, who are very cool about helping with the legwork of calling pha… https://t.co/rJMeLiP0lWI'm "lucky," in that I'll only have been without it for a week or so, and this isn't a medication that causes withd… https://t.co/XW6xg1K9vAOkay. I think I can fill it at the pharmacy attached to my Dr.'s office. Hopefully the insurance will work; if not,… https://t.co/EfakOf3J3W @dirtydancing2HN it has already been a weekworst-case scenario is that i just--can't get them before the new year. i can function without. it'll just really,… https://t.co/4ELkFq3fQamy insurance is somehow interwound with CVS in ways that makes it entirely a toss-up whether it'll cover other pharmaciesCVS assured me my ADD Rx would be available 2 days ago they just called they don't have my meds in stock and neith… https://t.co/5rmPd00KrGill be packaging and mailing out store orders tomorrow — every little bit helps, 15% off all orders till dec 15 wit… https://t.co/XUs03e3QVq
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @Nicole_Cliffe Well, yeah--they're not going to reach out to Autistic people. They'd have to see us as people to do that.How to survive the legal immigration system as a high-skilled worker: A Twitter game based on real-life cases and i… https://t.co/VfLFSbHM7c
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))Hey book Twitter, we're trying to send free books to incarcerated people, and we're running low, especially on sci-… https://t.co/WbSYcKm5pR
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @MeadraJim @dlarsonking @C_Stroop I'm pro solstice! I'm just also really pedantic. @dlarsonking @C_Stroop I take issue with this, as the solstice is more descriptive than causative. Let's not forget… https://t.co/8HYdgpv2IM @teaberryblue @ivynoelle okA little thread about my nationality—that is, as an American. 1/x My last name is literally a German town that… https://t.co/lYzo9p04kS
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @DangerDontStop soul poop everywhere.@DangerDontStop just asked me if daemons poop, and i don't know, and now i can't stop worrying about the implications"How could being pro-Israel ever be anti-Semitic?" Well, how about trying to redefine American Jews as foreigners… https://t.co/DTYyWxJZnK
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))<3 <3 <3 https://t.co/4AtFQS6363 @ivynoelle I am somewhat older, and so mine is probably always going to be https://t.co/qkRmqhrXp5 @jordannwitt @MarsCuriosity https://t.co/JC1ePwK8meSomehow I did not know until this very minute that @jordannwitt makes @MarsCuriosity stickers with the caption LARG… https://t.co/lSyUwFn76nOn my Storenvy I still have some of my recent space pins, patches, and stickers. https://t.co/GQNmHL22IZ https://t.co/wV2TkEcwLm
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @ivynoelle @teaberryblue somehow i had not seen this until now wow WOWA reminder that our Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals on PanelxPanel happen for 365 days a year. You can get our bund… https://t.co/lbQD8scCiu
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))while i'm trying to get takeout tonight, selling just one art commission slot at $20 fan art, portraits, and/or pet… https://t.co/YfYwMzSeli
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))At this point, it's basically a grudge match between how much I hate itching and how much I don't want to end up on prednisone.This is godawful on its own. Combined with sensory processing issues, it is nightmarish. There is literally no sen… https://t.co/fkiielUIzeEvery few years my body just COMPLETELY FUCKING FORGETS how temperature equilibrium works and flips out/breaks out… https://t.co/Ex0ofv18tr @RIPMedicalDebt ALSO, the fundraiser is open through January 1, 2020. Any funds raised in excess of the $100,000 go… https://t.co/7TeX0y9aKs
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))I wanted to let everyone who contributed to the #RIPMedicalDebt holiday fundraiser know that on 12/6 $10 million wo… https://t.co/31PcVxOXzc
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @amadcartoonist Only if you don't count Floating Hands @die_einhorn @jessthelarper @ybbaaabby @TheHogandDice this is the most cursed object I have ever seenHi new followers! More goofy trans cartoons and screenshot threads are coming, but also I’m now crowdfunding my FFS… https://t.co/mETF6hC7qT
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @cookiefarts @teaberryblue If you're going to abbreviate that, I would maaaaaybe consider using the second half instead. @JessicaJohDraws @teaberryblue I don't want to snuggle with them, but they're solidly in catch-and-release territor… https://t.co/VJaSoKrmwwWOW https://t.co/zwhwO99CekThread. Whether or not you are Jewish & however you feel about Israeli politics, today's exec order informing Ameri… https://t.co/3VcG4a8VVL
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @teaberryblue The other takeaway here is that having lived in a camel cricket-infested house has made me even more… https://t.co/UHsq354lCk @teaberryblue It had very expressive antennae! @teaberryblue Anyway, the point of this anecdote is mostly that I married someone who is entirely down with gently… https://t.co/aFPT5ImZ52 @teaberryblue *I grew up in Florida. When I say GIANT, I mean it.Last night a GIANT* flying roach or roach-adjacent critter ended up in our room; and while I was sleepily herding i… https://t.co/yxVg7nbzVNi'd like to get takeout tonight so if anyone would like to order a commission tonight, i'd love that.
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))selling full-color portrait commissions starting at $25 -- digital brushes or pixel art. helps out my broke butt. e… https://t.co/jDb2JxBTBT
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))When the government sends dudes decked out like the military to arrest doctors trying to give free vaccines to save… https://t.co/yFZfaNV2zJ
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin)))Equating support for Israel with support for Jews is anti-Semitic.
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @NotLasers Here is a link to someone posting one of the recipes from the show with additional information! https://t.co/ooTErubmAx
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @loganbonner https://t.co/ubK5nZlsd8She qualifies: they might have been in the opposite order. But it was definitely a Black Mass/vegetarian cooking sh… https://t.co/Uq5B1w8mrDFor years, @teaberryblue has been telling me about an older public access show called Hell’s Kitchen, which was a B… https://t.co/D0pfkkVVQhImagine a comics industry where cis white men were required to clear a quarter of the professional and behavioral h… https://t.co/cRnFY8JR3i(Which is not to imply that lack of those qualifications would justify ANY of that shit, but to illustrate how much… https://t.co/2PV9QIoNQQThread; and bear in mind that this is a NYT-bestselling, hella award-winning author and veteran comics creator who… https://t.co/bCY1aGhKiy
12/11
2019
This is the story about American Jews that I want to talk about today. Not trumps phony protection order https://t.co/NcvuRpMchW
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @asher_elbein I was going to make a joke about blood libel season at least being a few months out; but right now, t… https://t.co/wRri2mlB3eDefining Judaism as a nationality is how nations prevented Jews from being citizens or owning property for CENTURIE… https://t.co/ny5Fpaht43
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @marinaomi *frantically reloading for ongoing updates on this story* @asher_elbein YEP @MagsVisaggs YES. THANK YOU. @asher_elbein Probably the sanest way to react, ironically.{Now I am become excitement, destroyer of feathers}
Retweeted by (((Jay Edidin))) @hjhotchkiss Trick question. You can’t.
12/10
2019

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