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Brandon Jones @Platocres Chattanooga, TN

I used to be a person but now I'm a philosopher.

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Joined Twitter 7/16/11


16°C to 28°C warmer than normal is...not normal. https://t.co/IN7hnHwW4A
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11/8
2019
Bill Gates, the supposed "good guy" billionaire not being sure if he would vote for Trump rather than have a 2% wea… https://t.co/hG9EY8Sjrn
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11/7
2019
Hegel! https://t.co/hGuqtgpI3q https://t.co/CrarzGETyx
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10/21
2019
@sjsbates @notreallyjcm https://t.co/isFIv1Ortg
10/19
2019
ANDERSON COOPER: Irreversible climate change is going to doom all mankind to a painful heat death if we don't act s… https://t.co/rlb8n46dKo
Retweeted by Brandon Jones#BREAKING: Elizabeth Warren releases powerful new campaign ad highlighting one of her best moments from Tuesday’s… https://t.co/4AuzrRYf9e
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10/18
2019
THE GRETA THUNBERG HELPLINE: For adults angry at a child. https://t.co/JAtIKyG4Va
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9/26
2019
@LastWeekTonight https://t.co/tkoQcwifgs
9/19
2019
@justinmcbrien Hi, I loved your recent article on the #FirstExterminationEvent. I'm about to graduate with a BA in… https://t.co/5M5FjWu98J
9/16
2019
Fossil fuel executives should be criminally prosecuted for the destruction they have knowingly caused. #GreenNewDeal
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8/23
2019
Everyone needs to read this, it's the best break down I've seen of the most recent findings of the IPCC. https://t.co/0PUpPBMOIZ
8/9
2019
It was very pragmatic, practical thinking on policy making these many years which allowed climate change to happen.… https://t.co/M2MF1W1P2A
7/14
2019
And to think that Russell T. Davies is commonly thought of as a genius writer. Some genius.Oh, and then there's the long winded, cringey, speech about voting with one's dollars, another theory which has bee… https://t.co/UMLYBPPjmnThe far left and the far right are actually just the same and apparently their joint forces, hand in hand, are the… https://t.co/d8ziowTEEwWatched 'Years and Years'. It's a good show. It could have been a great show if not for the constant scapegoating o… https://t.co/QnTpOR1XmUOur plan: Cancel student debt. Make Wall Street pay for it. Free 45 million Americans from $1.6 trillion in loans. https://t.co/mRom3BZIuE
Retweeted by Brandon Jones @existentialcoms https://t.co/pJkXdlLln3the shitty thing about having a big account is you can end up generating a huge amount of controversy just by tweet… https://t.co/JfM61p0ojh
Retweeted by Brandon JonesIn the final analysis climate change amounts to running away from our mistakes for so long that we no longer have a… https://t.co/lwzLyU972RIt's a pity really, it might have been our proudest moment if only so many of us hadn't supported such milquetoast… https://t.co/ZkFEdkXSxkIn the end I guess it doesn't matter all that much. Too much cynical acceptance of long held shibboleths has allowe… https://t.co/SfnSUlYoJoIn a way, philosophers who do not agitate for a new paradigm are martyrs for mediocrity, sacrificing the memory of… https://t.co/H3FP2jGdCwThat's not to say they're wrong (I think they are), but it is to say that while it may help you get tenure it will… https://t.co/ty9HbKqNVcFunny how we rarely remember the philosophers who defended the status quo, or when we do it's never for the status… https://t.co/2YYVnpje5RBeen seeing people sharing opinions from @paulkrugman this election cycle, as happens every election cycle. This is… https://t.co/4jKgqyIUav
7/8
2019
@CamelsHammers At least antifa isn't sitting on their hands as America slides into becoming the 3rd Reich.
7/3
2019
@rickygervais Are you saying there's never a need for violence?
7/1
2019
Universal Basic Income advocates want to give everyone $1k a month. - your boss will use this as an excuse to cut… https://t.co/CQOzX8qH83
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6/30
2019
@GlennKesslerWP I wonder what it feels like to lie about people for money. "8 million is not millions". Jesus. How… https://t.co/tt8uzRDdu1
6/29
2019
@Annalocky https://t.co/wWgwDhU8MDAh snap, Tom Perez out there on stage sounding like a real leftist, talking about the rich getting richer and the p… https://t.co/rvXDfNbTIy
6/27
2019
@fusepark The circle of life.2020 New Hampshire Democratic Primary: Sanders 28% Biden 24% Warren 21% Buttigieg 14% O'Rourke 4% Harris 3% Yang 1%… https://t.co/NcZqCV06Mt
Retweeted by Brandon JonesWhat Yang's supporters sound like: bro yang is a different candidate bro he's different he's not a libertarian bro… https://t.co/00eb2OsvQ5Lol, put this in the category of #PostsThatDidNotAgeWell https://t.co/dFlR3g457s @nypost Lol, put this in the category of #PostsThatDidNotAgeWellStephanie Cutter, former Obama official, appearing last week before health savings account investors, to say not to… https://t.co/UWUwUnH0d0
Retweeted by Brandon Jones @stefcutter You deserve every bit of hate you get on twitter. How do you sleep at night?
6/26
2019
In fact, now that I think about it, it is unfair to improve society in any way whatsoever.
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6/25
2019
Nietzsche described the "last man" as the most contemptible of all people, who live only for pleasure, who believe… https://t.co/8TSYGVGVms
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6/22
2019
The cat is out of the bag. The corporate wing of the Democratic Party is publicly "anybody but Bernie." They know o… https://t.co/4AYgcfAANK
Retweeted by Brandon JonesI so admire her. https://t.co/007ZdHyfot
6/19
2019
Capitalist dictionary: Freedom: serving the rich. Equality: everyone gets to serve the rich. Happiness: liking how… https://t.co/9KAz8aTedh
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6/8
2019
@therealKripke I was wondering, are you related to the famous philosopher Saul Kripke? I noticed you referenced Wit… https://t.co/0vt9h1E8vM
6/7
2019
I'm on the most recent episode of The Unlikely Academics Podcast https://t.co/Oos6S9kJhE
4/30
2019
Centrist Democrats won't be able to hide behind identity politics to protect their candidate this time around.… https://t.co/g4ruW3d100
4/25
2019
@PeteButtigieg just admitted he has very little in the way of actual policy positions on his website. Listening to… https://t.co/XBAIvaXlIpOne thing I've learned about @SenKamalaHarris tonight is that while she may not be willing to discuss things, there… https://t.co/yPMb6G5bopDo they actually teach anything at Harvard or do they just sit around all day eating caviar and laughing at poor pe… https://t.co/7Vlo06byBUThen again, the other day I watched a Harvard professor (@jordanbpeterson) debate Slavoj Zizek about communism when… https://t.co/8Be4e9bw0cPretty embarrassing that a @Harvard student didn't know the difference between the USSR and Scandinavia during Bern… https://t.co/T0SvB6Mh0DCNN now getting the intended result of their questions. Even Fox News didn’t pull this shit. https://t.co/T741uzx2uo
Retweeted by Brandon Jones @WakingUpFrank I sure hope so!Yeesh, no softball questions for Bernie on CNN tonight I see, lol. Warren is on stage and they ask her how much sh… https://t.co/KBGDNN6rxCI thought Harvard was an elite school, but tonight a Harvard student on @CNN didn't know the difference between the… https://t.co/hd0rr2gYqz
Retweeted by Brandon Jones @BernieSanders missed a moment to steal @SenWarren's lightning on student debt relief. He just agreed with her and… https://t.co/AsJP7ABsPQA room full of college students and none of them (so far) have asked Bernie to talk about student loan forgiveness.… https://t.co/yHhdIEDczQ
4/23
2019
@CoryChaseXXX You were mentioned on the most recent episode of @SHO_Billions
4/14
2019
@CillizzaCNN Your article is bad and you should feel bad. https://t.co/ZauXYH8tAx @dwallacewells I recently read your book. Does this new data mean that things are now even worse than you discussed? https://t.co/11sFDnP1Tc
4/10
2019
@stephenfry I recommend Wittgenstein's "On Certainty". It helped me a lot when I was once in a similar place.
4/4
2019
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1/16
2019
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2018
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12/28
2018
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12/18
2018
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12/7
2018
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12/5
2018
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12/4
2018
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12/3
2018
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12/1
2018
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2018
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2018
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11/19
2018
@davidcrosss Loved your show tonight. If you feel like hanging out, we live right across from The Walker and would… https://t.co/AD3u5Y23z5
11/4
2018
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10/27
2018
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10/21
2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018

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