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Environment reporter @GuardianUS. LFC and tea appreciator. Writing a book on the insect crisis. DMs open for story tips. Oliver.milman@theguardian.com

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'Trump is in a dreamland': what the US should do now on Covid-19 https://t.co/Y3rcuuWIpIthis ignored struggle is very real https://t.co/PfdkJgL7Kait's shark week here at theguardiandotcom https://t.co/g81dMj52dOAlmost surreal walking down this stretch of Smith Street, where several bars and restaurants have awesome setups an… https://t.co/WJ9YcfdLNK
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7/6
2020
@sadydoyle right. I don’t think being a parent already could prepare you for what it’s been like during the pandemi… https://t.co/5vi30RtaCj
7/4
2020
Makes sense, I mean the virus is only found in pubs and people infected there cannot spread it to those who choose… https://t.co/cH9bzaF6tZ
7/3
2020
Liverpool players clearly still drunkproper chips! In New York! Things are looking up https://t.co/Go7CrbA4QCWith a population of 21 million, Florida announced 10,109 new covid cases today. With a combined population of 2.6… https://t.co/i6X53B5AkI
Retweeted by Oliver Milman"What happens at 100,000 cases per day? Society as we know it — even what’s left of it — simply ceases to function.… https://t.co/UhZaamKaMOrelated: i miss pubs, they were fun weren't theyBuilding upon his strong start as Labour leader, Keir Starmer correctly praises the Pineapple, which is the best pu… https://t.co/tJfz1f2llLDonald Trump on 26 February: “You have 15 people, and the 15 within a couple of days is going to be down to close t… https://t.co/Cf6mBSfx63
7/2
2020
this seems sensible and rational https://t.co/R2aGX2QUa4fortunately for Mike I'm not a woman, so this is within his rules https://t.co/zeHh3yCEEAgood point. I, for one, am enjoying the competent, steady calmness of the Trump administration https://t.co/lCtjy6MZTI
7/1
2020
If Americans wore masks at rate of Hong Kong (where just 6 people have died of Covid) it would save around 30,000 l… https://t.co/9t8gxO1yqN
6/30
2020
Democrats to unveil bold new climate plan to phase out emissions by 2050 https://t.co/Nvga5aVhghthis would seem prudent https://t.co/WpFs0tWUv2Dr. Elias Zerhouni — head of NIH under President George W. Bush — calls the Trump administration's pandemic respons… https://t.co/0Aiv6zqaZ1
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6/29
2020
How tf did BLACK ppl demanding for police reform turn into this shit? Stop https://t.co/NCkHCu3Nxr
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6/28
2020
it will forever be bizarre to me why someone behind Father Ted, perhaps the greatest TV comedy of all time, landed… https://t.co/PCOrCkNtoY
6/27
2020
Amid America's #COVID19 disaster, I must come clean about a lie I spread as a health insurance exec: We spent big $… https://t.co/iFi0dY6NaS
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanJust keep injecting this, don’t stop https://t.co/W9gYj0wakn @BenDWalsh @RobinWigg https://t.co/oEyYDIRi9O
6/26
2020
@SachinNakrani Yes the circumstances are surrea and a bit of me thinks ‘about time’ given the money spent and near… https://t.co/BQBV35mDyY @SachinNakrani it's been arduous hasn't it, sometimes despairing. It's hard to know how to even react after getting… https://t.co/SHpnFEhBAF @ladyhaja same, had controlled the wobbling lip until that point. A great man in a worldwide shortage of them @ladyhaja it's all welling up isn't it, 30 years worth of itLiverpool - the earliest and also latest in the season to wrap up the titleWE’RE PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS!! 🏆 https://t.co/qX7Duxoslm
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanOh my god!!!!! https://t.co/jbrTVYJnHt
Retweeted by Oliver Milmanthe king! *sobs* https://t.co/kYK0qLdXklYEEEEEAHHHHHHHThe dark Souness years, the Spice Boys, the thwarted progress under Houllier and Benitez, the gloom of Hodgson, to… https://t.co/zoG6gfTZBR30 YEARS!!! 30 YEARS!!!! https://t.co/gxGZ7oYamz
Retweeted by Oliver Milmanthis is mostly down to Klopp, what a beautiful, beautiful man. Back on our perch at lastwhy would you do this again https://t.co/R2jOV8LDxcoh my oh my oh my @StanleyHouseLFC I knew it. He can’t help himself @stehoare I dunno, I’m half expecting a volcano eruption or an attack of killer chickens to halt the season @WYeates https://t.co/SjUVxRKIpXgreat, that’s jinxed us then https://t.co/h3GQXV8LFVWhat’s the right emotion to express for getting something you’ve waited 30 years for, at the same time everything e… https://t.co/aSUjOCI6yMSo close now https://t.co/X1oCfhuVzy
6/25
2020
Look, a genuine scandal https://t.co/0vQc75LV1o
6/21
2020
It’s like we have two parallel federal governments. Each one just pretends the other doesn’t exist. https://t.co/w3niQ7rgp9
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6/20
2020
“It really does feel like the U.S. has given up.” -European scientist. https://t.co/A910VQq7mX https://t.co/xl8BuqqJ2n
Retweeted by Oliver Milman“I did something good: I made Juneteenth very famous." One day this will all be over, we won't have to go through t… https://t.co/O6IzDZQxHn
6/19
2020
Trump administration will not regulate rocket fuel chemical in drinking water https://t.co/3c8TjsGUrZ
Retweeted by Oliver Milman @MegClement wait are you saying that you want *more* than exposurewhat is it with hosts of the Apprentice, do the producers insert brain worms or something? https://t.co/m1hNRXYkuE @Otto_English probably treasonous to say this but they are better than penguins, especially the double coat ones. B… https://t.co/p1zizhNG7jWorld has six months to avert climate crisis, says energy expert https://t.co/XOcMPtlu93
6/18
2020
The Financial Times’ new hate read section is great, real commitment to the character. https://t.co/1wJ3eicFNX https://t.co/ohbC22XxEo
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanTrump was willing to halt criminal investigations as 'favor' to dictators, Bolton book says https://t.co/K6tdSBtsxs750 million genetically modified mosquitoes are set to be released in Florida and Texas, as an fyi https://t.co/di1yNvuoMHthis pandemic has shown that literally anything, even basic live saving stuff, can get sucked into the culture war… https://t.co/cpTbXIU0ZY
6/17
2020
States where you can now work as openly LGBTQ without fear of being fired are shaded in gray https://t.co/LqouK6Bt2D
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanUnfortunately, being bored of lockdown doesn’t make this any less true https://t.co/h1Y5AI9XP9
6/15
2020
The CDC speaks! Publicly! On the pandemic! https://t.co/kxpLTRuR97
6/12
2020
no https://t.co/FU6DWBDgepinteresting that we continually hear about the feelings of the police, more than other occupations. Do nurses, teac… https://t.co/wTQgdEu5fsit's probably good to have a plan on how to proceed, though. This may last years. “I worry we have passed over havi… https://t.co/gUOsi3kSjrwhat we are left with, incredibly, is a vacuum in response to perhaps the biggest post-WW2 challenge faced by socie… https://t.co/XZn2AlyG9pTrump has vacated any sort of leadership but the Left has also retreated, backflipping on its previous concern that… https://t.co/3jTKTlML7Cthere's no serious national discussion about how to navigate between the twin disasters of letting the healthcare s… https://t.co/p5UDdvoK0LThe US hits 2 million coronavirus cases and it's only the start of the pain. And yet this era-defining crisis has a… https://t.co/wk9mgbCu15
6/11
2020
Genuine question - is there *any* major issue that Republicans have a coherent set of evidence-based policies for?… https://t.co/820BZFLtlF
6/10
2020
We often accuse the right of distorting science. But the left changed the coronavirus narrative overnight | Thomas… https://t.co/NK4GLskCKetrying to think of another profession where you beat someone with a stick on video and your colleagues line up to a… https://t.co/FE2dNCc8Ap @DaniSButcher well, yeah. Breonna Taylor, an innocent woman, was asleep in bed as police entered and killed her. Th… https://t.co/K3wKXZ9ay2huh, maybe having a competent government *is* cool, after all https://t.co/TNfjN4BiPgnew Florida Covid-19 cases going up up up https://t.co/J1hZwiPpPx
6/8
2020
How to become a cop: -high school diploma -pass a test -academy for several months How to become a licensed geolog… https://t.co/uNuIfqrCOs
Retweeted by Oliver Milmaneven now, astonishing https://t.co/kVIQlbBWSYLiterally no one is making stronger arguments against policing in America right now than police in America. https://t.co/6X4mHUuA3r
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6/5
2020
it must be shocking to do this when you are used to the comfortable fawning of US TV interviews https://t.co/6MvRNyYXme
6/4
2020
this is my fave account right now https://t.co/e1ai2qCb2iPres. Trump suggests on Fox Radio that there are Good Christians and Bad Christians. The good ones support Donald T… https://t.co/5p1b0OlMFh
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanAir pollution in China back to pre-Covid levels and Europe may follow https://t.co/4S4rxxJFea'From high in the Latin American rainforest, the absurd mammal is the focus of a frenzied obsession that shows no s… https://t.co/Wwre7ifJBSHow to bible https://t.co/Kib5lTdlRt
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanRenewables have overtaken coal in US energy consumption for the first time in at least 130 years. Covid-19 is now h… https://t.co/YQt6LH0yCn
6/3
2020
Sixth mass extinction of wildlife accelerating, scientists warn https://t.co/3hrxFy7L5dAustralian media spent years thinking Hollywood was a substitute for US reporting and years ignoring Aboriginal dea… https://t.co/GazA2DOcngImagine if this were China or Cuba how we’d be covering it. https://t.co/79bUj4yhIS
Retweeted by Oliver Milmanwhat is the country meant to take from this, exactly? How does it help anything? https://t.co/kNTrknBbFR“When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross" https://t.co/i5az4aqck4A senior White House official told @Axios when they saw the tear gas clearing the crowd for Trump to walk to the ch… https://t.co/U3pNpRplFa
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanLike @GreggBakowski i loved this game, but rewatching it i've realized that Karl-Heinz Riedle looked about 45 years… https://t.co/BAvELG0TVR
6/2
2020
If I’m retweeting a video by some Republican conservatives, you know it’s 2020. #AmericaOrTrump https://t.co/fHqR1mnEi1
Retweeted by Oliver MilmanUniversal health care is "big government" but unleashing the military on American cities and people is Freedom or whatever I guess
Retweeted by Oliver Milman'The story of Trump’s presidency was arguably always leading to this moment, with its toxic mix of weak moral leade… https://t.co/hcgCH56RZc @bradplumer good to hear you're on the mend Brad and important point about the parental plan (won't drive to Durham… https://t.co/GXx90AHE8vhttps://t.co/YGL6AYfQJo
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6/1
2020
everyone does know what the ‘fa’ stands for in this, right? Just so we are clear https://t.co/zadonuP9BgThis is a perfect case study of why Australian media needs to have more non-white journalists and reporters in its… https://t.co/pJ694ntqbA
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5/31
2020
one of the most remarkable standards that Obama was held to but Trump rarely is is the ability to bring the country… https://t.co/yWdNQkaOOX
5/30
2020

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