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Geek, lover of Discworld, Adventure Time, Steampunk. Remainer, SJW, liberal leftie and all that kind of gubbins. Intersectional feminist. Pronouns: she/her

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Joined Twitter 12/5/08


‘This cat is not stuck’ https://t.co/jwdCIUGfWK
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2/20
2020
"She got people really excited about the Universe and about space - that was her love, her passion in life" https://t.co/5bMkngZPEG
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @jameelajamil In to the sun. @BethwhoisBeth I have the same fear whenever I’ve cross stitched anything as a gift, at least you know in this case it’s not true! @BethwhoisBeth I still wear the earrings that you gave me when we first met in personIf @BorisJohnson could pick one action that will cripple, indeed break, the NHS and social care, this is it. Right… https://t.co/mkydI2msGq
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2/19
2020
My oldest is 5 on Tuesday. Where do you want to spend your birthday buddy? The place with the shop and all the ni… https://t.co/lnnMOsyQcL
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️Superb thread. https://t.co/JYtOwnRLGL
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @BethwhoisBeth You both scrub up so well
2/16
2020
While I know a lot of people have been saying this lately: Unfollow Glinner. Some of you still follow him and hi… https://t.co/hsgjzEYjPM
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @mcjools @cluedont We are currently cursed with both 😭
2/15
2020
Roses are red Sparrows are small I got you a gift It's dead in the hall https://t.co/M8uMwB4r42
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @dduane Hard, green, and with little legs coming out of it?
2/14
2020
Love books? Pop along to Milton Road Library on Saturday to visit their sale. https://t.co/nuQg4y0gE5
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @totally_ej Check out Joe Browns on Simply Be, they very often have that neckline. @ailbhe We already had a live example to dispel the fact that ‘girls wear hair bands and tie their hair back and bo… https://t.co/PQ1w3xuKXq @ailbhe T wanted me to point out to her that he wore make up when he used to morris dance @whats1more Bizarrely I’m 43 and don’t have much grey at all. My mum and nana didn’t go grey for a long time too so… https://t.co/i7FjejwxWF @whats1more Thank you - I love that jumper, I’ve got several tops with the neckline, it’s a really good one for me.… https://t.co/Nkxh6fyzodI’ve just been informed by my four year old that I should wear make-up (she spotted the minimal amount I had on in… https://t.co/w8g5vZDc55 @whats1more God, I can barely cope with one.This was my hair cut and colour 10 years ago, I think I might go back to it. What do people think? https://t.co/Xf2NAjlr2lThe change in expression is just too cute https://t.co/rFhDTEvmis
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️I don’t think I quite realised how much the amount of general life admin you have to do when you’ve got a child. It… https://t.co/TudH0jjmh1
2/13
2020
@artbyailbhe @AGildedEye I have a friend who says she’d just be pregnant all the time if she could be, I, on the ot… https://t.co/ujEMbMskff @AGildedEye I am happy to confirm you have made the right decision. If there’s a next time for me I’ll just pick a… https://t.co/I3CVeaXWCy @AGildedEye 😁 everyone is happy to tell you about it *when* you’re pregnant but not a bloody peep beforehand @AGildedEye I mean, it’s a small consolation but it happens much slower than that normally. Jesus, imagine if it we… https://t.co/Qu2gMzypTyBrave the weather on Sat 15 Feb! We'll blow you away at Arbury's Fix Fest https://t.co/9BJ1pAp68m Repair Cafe from… https://t.co/oKXx6IWwjH
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2/12
2020
@1ngi Oh my poor darling, I wish I could find the perfect treatment for you.People who use ‘woke’ as a pejorative term should be strung up by their toenails until they stop doing it. Discuss.Shoppers have been warned to expect price hikes and shortages of fresh fruit and vegetables – even if Johnson succe… https://t.co/3eKoXFdNvj
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2/11
2020
My iPhone 6s appears to be dying, what’s a good upgrade? (Will be buying refurbished) @pointlesslettrs @angrypiln @LittleM81292719 They’re from Pendeen. It’s just past the arse end of nowhere so I’m no… https://t.co/Ko2hbQijwK
2/10
2020
@craftyglassldn Buy them and do nothing with them except look at them and touch them and love them. @craftyglassldn Nope, buy them. They’re amazing.Hyper local tweet. Low water pressure in parts of the city caused by burst water main on Apollo Close in Kings Hedg… https://t.co/AhJesWBqkL
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2/9
2020
Guys. To reiterate. This Shamima Begum verdict means that for any British citizen who has a parent or grandparent w… https://t.co/uCZJgNoWEi
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️Hey @FitbitSupport I love the "Female Health" tracker in your app. However, I'm not female & I menstruate. Many tra… https://t.co/oJXsUvSQDp
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @AGildedEye Fuck me, I feel so sad that someone I once admired for their writing has turned out to be such a monumental fucknugget.
2/8
2020
In other words, he confirmed that the UK Government wouldn’t protect the food industries from lower standards , neg… https://t.co/uqNkOaHKzx
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️If anyone involved in #mining #mininghistory can share and help find my great grandfather's medal, that would be wo… https://t.co/nC3q8BDwQ1
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️US Customs officials destroyed renowned Mali musician Ballaké Sissoko's kora. https://t.co/NxXIQthUec
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2/6
2020
Two new mobile libraries are making their way to Cambridgeshire and need clever, witty, imaginative names. Can you… https://t.co/3FVEV6sqk7
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2/5
2020
8-year-old does months of manual labour so his friends, who are children, can afford to eat without going into debt https://t.co/pS0dPzTn2a
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2/4
2020
@auntsarentgents @palfrey This was taken when buggerlugs was just over a year old... baby’s first premeditated atte… https://t.co/XHgtXw2OD9 @auntsarentgents I’m not 100% sure it’s unintentional sometimes @PulpLibrarian I had an amazingly bizarre day in there once which involved a strange lady basically emptying out he… https://t.co/7uuoA174YnTfw when you can't be poet laureate because you are in fact two lesbians in a trenchcoat. https://t.co/ak5z1wCV8C
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2/3
2020
A parole board sent a convicted wife-murderer to a sex worker *because* they knew he was a danger to women but want… https://t.co/qcDBXufKKr
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @artbyailbhe I had that this year too, must be something in the formulation this time round.
2/2
2020
@sparrowsion @1ngi Could it just be really old plaster? Didn’t they use to use lime and horse hair and things? (I h… https://t.co/bGk2NIaSGpWe’ve just started to watch My Neighbour Totoro with our preschooler and so far (10 minutes in), it’s held her attention.So damn #blessed. https://t.co/rp4uwAz35h
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️Castle in the Sky (1986) 2hr 4m [PG] (Japanese) In this children's anime adventure, a young miner and a mysterious… https://t.co/cXWr4GqAmS
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️Porco Rosso (1992) 1hr 33m [PG] (Japanese) When sky pirates terrorize the Adriatic Sea, this Italian pilot is the o… https://t.co/hPl99tJJuh
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️My Neighbor Totoro (1988) 1hr 26m [U] (Japanese) While spending a summer in the Japanese countryside with their fat… https://t.co/p0E6y4hoLn
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2/1
2020
My child woke up at 10.59 sobbing and couldn’t tell me why. I soothed her and she went back to sleep OK but persona… https://t.co/Yaya6omOaG @artbyailbhe I heard a couple :(I’m on the edge of my seat! https://t.co/tn2MbABmZe
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @GoatSarah I watched it before 9 and I’m still a bit sniffly when I think about it.Post-finale feels. Thank you @nbcthegoodplace ❤️ https://t.co/JRV5kTXKu2
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @Kaleb70368372 Agreed, it was really nicely done and a great way to end things. I could do with being less of an em… https://t.co/Jn9f0Jc6Jk @bugshaw It was *really* good but despite the best efforts of a small child trying to distract me I still ended up weeping buckets.I just watched #TheGoodPlace finale before 9am so I’ve started the day as a sobbing mess. How about you lot? (It wa… https://t.co/P4yv3yylbX
1/31
2020
@osd1000 I’ve been kind of meh about things since it became inevitable but this afternoon I’ve had a complete surge… https://t.co/C0JUcpwtrR @angrypiln I like the fact Jimmy’s distanced themselves as far as they possibly could from his ‘genius’ ‘idea’.
1/30
2020
@pickwick Does that mean cankles are actually cat ankles?Created by UK textile artist and pioneer in contemporary embroidery, Hannah Hill aka Hanecdote #womensart https://t.co/9vq6klIFgY
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1/29
2020
@AGildedEye I’m genuinely worried they’re actually planning on killing her if she doesn’t die in childbirth.
1/28
2020
Patience is REALLY important. https://t.co/j0VVl3MQNV
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @trimbleirl That’s a good idea. She told the lady her name but I don’t know if they’d got as far as my name or T’s. @word_geek Yeah, my dream didn’t cover who it was maintaining things and running them etc, you know, doing the hard work.Dreamt about climate change and what’s going to happen last night. In my dream I was talking about how everyone wil… https://t.co/c7PcoN9Zxm
1/27
2020
@eyebrowsofpower Turns out I’m quite fond of her @BethwhoisBeth She’d managed to get 3 aisles away and I have no idea how. I was just about to start panicking when I spotted her.Temporarily lost buggerlugs in the supermarket this morning. No more than 2 minutes but long enough for a kind lady… https://t.co/gIDpUhnyAR @sparrowsion I’m still not sure, that would be a good twist though.
1/26
2020
Looking after some floofs for friends. I have been judged and found wanting https://t.co/Mq1YPOqCRJ
1/25
2020
@angelbelsey I used to love getting the sleeper train down to see my parents. It feels so illicit to be in pyjamas on a train.Wow. THREAD. https://t.co/tFSyJvAFkz
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @clanwilliam @AITA_reddit I very much hope it’s fake but I believe everything I read. I’m credulous like that. @AITA_reddit Often I read these and nod along and agree the person is an arsehole. Then I move on with my life. Thi… https://t.co/k0wCN21mBe
1/24
2020
There is no doubt that my daughter is mine... this is taken from an observation they did with her at nursery: ‘I as… https://t.co/QPqDlUbG2oI am directly subtweeting every smug fucker who is doing ‘period maths’ to prove that there’s no need for free sani… https://t.co/pTa2IzKN0I
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @angrypiln Revolutionary idea for him. If he doesn’t want it to go to waste he could give it away himself at his shop.
1/23
2020
@1ngi Is the bright side that you can morally punch them in the face repeatedly to see if you can replicate some of… https://t.co/IbaGd69kFkHalf price electric cars? Govt incentives in April mean that opting for a salary sacrifice scheme to lease a new EV… https://t.co/HpCLTjN8e5
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1/22
2020
We have a job going at @canongatebooks Edinburgh. Tell anyone with an eye. https://t.co/cHXuD5ADnA
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️I went long on the blowup at Romance Writers of America, explaining what happened and why https://t.co/IcfFDRhxKw
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1/21
2020
This airbnb is *almost* perfect 😬🙅‍♀️ https://t.co/mvbFdxkBOC
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1/20
2020
This includes the removal of disabled bays and creates additional danger for pedestrians and cyclists and doesn't e… https://t.co/DUa33qkWbb
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1/19
2020
@sparrowsion True. Same on the 3/4 too. @sparrowsion I’m pretty sure the Fox is Sam Fox. No idea about any of the others @emmah_h I was absolutely astounded, I genuinely thought it was going to be an utter disaster! @emmah_h Oooh! I made some at Christmas and they actually worked, no one was more surprised than I was. https://t.co/df6pZCzDgwOh MY Word. If your business is impacted by Brexit fall-out. The govt says it will be YOUR fault. Javid today sai… https://t.co/bS7C7FwRyY
Retweeted by Karen 🧜‍♀️ @mrnickharvey Absolutely agreed. I don’t particularly give two hoots about the royal family in general but from the… https://t.co/7rh0uNcxqP @realaqua It’s too late, I’ve set up a series record and I’m drinking too much red wine
1/18
2020

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