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The Outline @outline New York, NY

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Joined Twitter 10/31/15


Chiropractic care is little more than the buffoonery of a 19th-century lunatic who derived most of his medical theo… https://t.co/qIVwzNE5S0If you need help with your cowboy boots, you can find the joy of an entire subreddit dedicated to them. https://t.co/5TSrk2uQIohttps://t.co/SFgR4T7wDn https://t.co/MSuEGsdZwiMy what big teeth you have, Bill Kristol! https://t.co/IuOGV2j151
2/28
2020
Throughout their lifetimes, and even after the company’s death, Saabs commanded a cult following. https://t.co/9AEXyzXweAi blogged it https://t.co/5vJl2akA7x
Retweeted by The OutlineAs you might be able to guess, the denizens of r/cowboyboots like to show their boots off. https://t.co/5TSrk2uQIoHere are just a few of the Republicans that Democrats shouldn't be listening to (the full list is "all of them") https://t.co/TkQsMtqNdD
Retweeted by The OutlineAdvice for Democrats? Offered by the board of the Cheney-Nixon Institute For Fucking Over Democrats? How kind of th… https://t.co/efr440Qr6WWhen I think of cars that don’t suck, I think of the Saab. Shuttered in 2012, the Swedish carmaker is an icon of a… https://t.co/lrpKj3tlKa"If you own a car with partial automation, you do not own a self-driving car. So don’t pretend that you do." https://t.co/y8BNJEbSME“I want to say that I object to these studies because I think dogs should be catching frisbees, not taking place in… https://t.co/qIbWkNkzd9Well-meaning small changes with regards to food waste miss the forest of structural change for the trees of lifesty… https://t.co/4pLkxCFOp9Tesla is unwilling to work with regulators, and alongside consumers’ blithe use of self-driving features in their c… https://t.co/zNJixv7tQKIt turns out that the perception of having more empathy for animals than humans isn’t unusual. https://t.co/mJi9nwJtyGWasting less food in a shitty food system won’t make that system any less shitty, and yet rarely does that realizat… https://t.co/A81tUcWQqI
2/27
2020
I wrote about that NTSB hearing yesterday, and how the abstraction of “full autonomy” doesn’t really address the pr… https://t.co/PM63tHKPhu
Retweeted by The OutlineA survey last year conducted by AAA found that 71 percent of respondents were fearful of fully self-driving cars. https://t.co/y8BNJEbSME @lamecliche you might wanna read it, budProject Veritas is the wallet inspector. https://t.co/HC5qNu6YTAwell this is the best thing i've read in weeks https://t.co/KK2GQuiCTA
Retweeted by The OutlineThe best professor I had in college gave an entire lecture on "Sentimentality is the handmaiden to brutality," and… https://t.co/LZgnNYhTGP
Retweeted by The OutlineThe alleged architect of the CIA's alleged torture program gives 13/10 to those heckin good puppers https://t.co/mJi9nwJtyGThis piece rules! Genuinely eye opening. Yet another instance of consumer shaming as a shield for corporate inactio… https://t.co/C0zlBa2Rz0
Retweeted by The OutlineKristin Hersh has continued well into her fifties to make new records that feel impelled by creative urgency and no… https://t.co/6xbTOXmCo5great idea: https://t.co/N4o9x1fdWv https://t.co/2LCJI8OQr0I've been doing some research on food waste and this just skewers everything I've read so far https://t.co/YBibj5Hu8R
Retweeted by The Outlinethis essay is absolutely fascinating and a devastating indictment of food waste initiatives, which i previously tho… https://t.co/RC7pNIhICg
Retweeted by The OutlineObsessing over the environmental impacts of food gone unconsumed eclipses more interesting questions we might ask o… https://t.co/p8FYx2yV4zEven if Sanders’s plan is a pipe dream, at least it’s nice to see a potential leader of the country thinking this w… https://t.co/4HWVDhL8v5No one wants to wear a mask every time they leave the house just in case there are cameras around, and no one shoul… https://t.co/zwAmkBenZSPerhaps when it comes to the saps vs. shills debate, there really isn’t any difference. https://t.co/HC5qNu6YTAOnce you mentally shift the burden of responsibility away from the individual, all sorts of possibilities open up. https://t.co/rM2X2tZzj2Individual resistance to surveillance has become more difficult as technologies become more widespread. https://t.co/9TTNYL0tkfThe saps are the people who are able to “get ahead”: the happily sensible, who can contentedly conform to the vario… https://t.co/mOLGDfq03X
2/26
2020
This is a hell of a read. I actually gotta watch this show now. https://t.co/phTxTOJ9fF
Retweeted by The Outlinewrote about why universal child care would mean millennials like me could start families (not actually me, but like… https://t.co/7KKYwQIPRM
Retweeted by The OutlineHaving children is as much a financial decision as it is an emotional one, and for many millennials, the numbers ju… https://t.co/21InLkp3IG🤗🤗read it here and listen there! 👇https://t.co/oDW2qhkfGa https://t.co/NMURIWViI6The "Bernie bro" meme is more than an annoying label: it could be used as a legal pretext to obscure corporate poli… https://t.co/P8eQLEGkiSAs facial recognition technology becomes increasingly widespread, anti-surveillance fashion and aesthetic means of… https://t.co/6KAJL9xg2R“The Supreme Court’s been trying to figure out how much anonymity is too much for a while now, and like any good in… https://t.co/0uAfTEhQAJ
Retweeted by The Outline"To imagine a politics centered around the needs of people who wear off-brand Keds is funny, yes, but also legitima… https://t.co/taHUf4q3Ii
Retweeted by The OutlineWrote about the wallet inspector and why the credulous are somehow the real winners https://t.co/VC1vjgQots
Retweeted by The OutlineThe spectre of the wallet inspector is summoned whenever someone falls for an obvious grift: this is most typically… https://t.co/RKL4oObHeNMore like marxxinistas https://t.co/VSEfQjbR9XSaul Goodman is a great character on a great show because he displays what our real life bad guys do not: guilt. https://t.co/wpXwthWHugThe Supreme Court’s been trying to figure out how much anonymity is too much for a while now, and like any good ins… https://t.co/yuGwGvL9byYou know who successfully shops at Ross? Those with a clear sense of who they are and what they want. https://t.co/VSEfQjbR9X'Better Call Saul' is a fantasy because we can see what bad people do in real life and follow their careers closely… https://t.co/NPc8ZXFJJKWe could be awash in dark money of all types, and all because some Buttigieg donors were too embarrassed to attach… https://t.co/uhUvIiFRhV
2/25
2020
There is nothing in the language of emoji to express the unique feeling of being so overcome with positive emotion… https://t.co/6Q8XDy6mZ8blogged about my new favorite image: Bernie shopping at Ross https://t.co/kPrWJZwmqF
Retweeted by The OutlineBernie Sanders is building a strong coalition of Burlington Coat Factory shoppers, Kohls cash collectors, and Maxxi… https://t.co/dIplti4fIXI wrote about Better Call Saul, "difficult men," and the purpose of prestige TV for @outline https://t.co/CTNGU2XHgh
Retweeted by The OutlineNow Reading: "The world’s biggest threat to democracy is the Democratic Party" by @shujaxhaider via @outline. Inte… https://t.co/mcvtpUEpTB
Retweeted by The OutlineSaul Goodman and his difficult peers enable us to address our own guilt, our own shame and our own regret. https://t.co/wpXwthWHugSobering analysis from @buffalocialism on how the "Bernie bro" thing is more than a stupid meme: it could be used a… https://t.co/oiHvryuLRJ
Retweeted by The Outlinesomeone send this to bernie so he'll appoint me to the FEC https://t.co/6kndLxUnPS
Retweeted by The OutlineA group of donors announced that they’d formed a super PAC called “Beat Bernie 2020” and they’re refusing to disclo… https://t.co/0Yo7lPJSwiPropaganda changes with the times, and the novelty of the CIA account extends beyond government-funded shitposting. https://t.co/8fWOh9GpuT"The thing about my boyfriend is that he tries very hard and has a great heart, but he's not “classically trained“… https://t.co/83XaasLLCoSuperdelegates are not “representatives” in a democratic process, but vestiges of a political machine built in smok… https://t.co/MqUC08xUShDistraction-free hardware is rooted in nostalgia as much as it is in functionality. https://t.co/wPoS49kSHf @333333333433333 lolThe Democrats' use of superdelegates to determine their nominee is a form of voter disenfranchisement. https://t.co/oDW2qhkfGaAnti-distraction tools remain fundamentally reliant on the context in which they are used; they are no bulwark agai… https://t.co/0DRj63qWI0
2/24
2020
Propaganda changes with the times, and the novelty of the CIA account extends beyond government-funded shitposting. https://t.co/8fWOh9GpuTThe two leads of 'The Lobster' only thought they had rebelled against the system — they cannot imagine themselves o… https://t.co/01vU3bM5DKCanada is three mining companies in a trench coat, wearing a stupid hat and carrying a gun. https://t.co/QU57ssI1VW"The thing about my boyfriend is that he tries very hard and has a great heart, but he's not “classically trained“… https://t.co/90LTlRBsPrA nasty legal battle between local activists and one of the world's largest pork producers has left everyone covere… https://t.co/pCwX4BXewEThe minute you enter a plane, your personal dignity levels dip to just above zero, and one unthinking move will plu… https://t.co/cRxA6HuB6DPop Smoke's music communicated the power and potential of his modern, sprawling approach. https://t.co/XICE5yBRLXReports of widespread sexual abuse committed by Scoutmasters have been prevalent since at least the 1980s, with inc… https://t.co/QImveVzjQS
2/23
2020
Even Pete Buttigieg's fellow presidential candidates find it hard to conceal their disdain for him. https://t.co/FDvv4Ghc3cWhere Bloomberg has money, Sanders has grassroots support. https://t.co/rVNBWkMH8ODungeons & Dragons became automatic shorthand for RPGs, but the medium has a lot more to offer than just D&D. https://t.co/Ux9Ps2YJIgChinedu began following Buttigieg's campaign as he first emerged on the national stage, initially coming across him… https://t.co/4rSVJXdEUC'Hunters' is a disappointment and a missed opportunity. https://t.co/amw4vENNtqHere's some stuff we liked this week! https://t.co/XwvyIjyv38The CIA's twitter is bad. This one is good. Thank you and have a great weekend💫 https://t.co/8fWOh9GpuTIf your romantic partner does a stupid thing, it's not because they might lack a college degree. https://t.co/6HIIFifXotThis very week the leading members of the Democratic party agreed that the result of a democratic process should no… https://t.co/C9lQaD6im3The aesthetics of distraction-free hardware are rooted in nostalgia as much as they are in functionality. https://t.co/wPoS49kSHf
2/22
2020
A game that's like MINDHUNTER but with psychic powers? It's good https://t.co/LpWRDlZeCgi wrote about abolishing obligatory social media presences, like why is the @CIA literally tweeting a photo of thei… https://t.co/H4A45znG2a
Retweeted by The OutlineSocial media has allowed clandestine organizations such as the CIA to give themselves their own PR push, and it suc… https://t.co/UgFmP2IpO3gave some advice to a woman who thinks her bf shared an inappropriate pic because he’s not “classically trained” in… https://t.co/DjTFyHSFG4
Retweeted by The OutlineA liberal arts education is not a necessary training ground for developing a moral sensibility. https://t.co/6HIIFifXotif you need more info on how and why the superdelegate system is fucked here you go https://t.co/tnAab9AduB
Retweeted by The Outline @SameSadEcho thank u @shujaxhaider good job kingIt is generally not fair to hold writers accountable for their headlines, as they usually do not write them. But I… https://t.co/ugnEA9kWmu
Retweeted by The OutlineThe Democrats' use of superdelegates to determine their nominee is a form of voter disenfranchisement. https://t.co/oDW2qhkfGa"Flying is terrible for the environment, and the mere thought of your carbon footprint should make you so cravenly… https://t.co/kcQGBh5vHy
Retweeted by The OutlineAnti-distraction tools remain fundamentally reliant on the context in which they are used; they are no bulwark agai… https://t.co/6dL0REDpvjCanada is fake https://t.co/xontPlKuyk via @outline Americans, Canadians, everyone needs to read this to understand… https://t.co/YzGVWinyhn
Retweeted by The Outline @donttrythis 😇😇😇The minute you enter a plane, your personal dignity levels dip to just above zero, and one unthinking move will plu… https://t.co/VpLQGP06vm
2/21
2020

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