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Pedant. Retired (except from pedantry.)

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Joined Twitter 3/11/19


@MaxMurphy47 Ouch! @NormanF13671144 @AyoCaesar See the shit she has to put up with when its half term !! Easter & Summer hols will be a nightmare
Retweeted by Richard AikenAm I surprised that #American #Paedophiles run & flee to #Israel where they find shelter from the Civilized Communi… https://t.co/jc03p1Dki7
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @NathanielBayard Isn't it just. https://t.co/GseiD2xMMSA woman has undergone brain surgery while playing the violin to ensure surgeons did not damage the part which contr… https://t.co/XhSk9jt7nB
Retweeted by Richard Aiken“Google is planning to move its British users' accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators, pl… https://t.co/AzHJHh0taf
Retweeted by Richard AikenMy Mum cared for seriously disabled children for 25 years. That is not ‘low skilled’. I couldn’t do it.
Retweeted by Richard AikenPriti Patel said today anyone earning less than £25k is an “unskilled worker” & can’t enter the UK NHS starting sa… https://t.co/55Mgs9sZDQ
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @Pmcuktheone @itsafrogslife @Para_glider69 @marliia74 Hearings involving children and sexual assaults are almost ne… https://t.co/W0FCgQt6YX @OldfieldGreg @leeroy0312 @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ I understand that behaviour policies set out these escala… https://t.co/qzHFqJILcH2/2 that the Gvt’s system for provision of legal advice in detention centres is in meltdown. Minimal solicitors ava… https://t.co/yVKb8xHeEl
Retweeted by Richard AikenBREAKING: The Government is pressing ahead with another charter removal flight tomorrow, this time to European coun… https://t.co/wdQYEnIohq
Retweeted by Richard AikenHow dare ministers whose hardest graft was on the Eton lacrosse pitch call anyone "low skilled"? As a carer some o… https://t.co/Ukbij6BSy7
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @JustinDeegan_ @MikeStuchbery_ I saw this in 1980, when I was 4, and hid under my seat in the cinema. 🥺 @miffythegamer He's a poe, isn't he? 🤨Self loathing. And a liar to boot. Exactly how much dignity & self worth must one jettison in order to defend a d… https://t.co/jmS4QS1Drd
Retweeted by Richard AikenBBC News - Hanau: 'Eight dead' in mass shooting in Germany https://t.co/Ohf5Diqw9F
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @mohammedakunjee "Shorter periods of licence also mean less chance of intervention by the Probation Service." The c… https://t.co/qbiMk1nWuz @OldfieldGreg @leeroy0312 @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ I coach kids with learning difficulties. I have also work… https://t.co/cQoe8G73RH @JRHphoto @ForWyo @RichardAiken17 @MikeMason830 @JasonWaang Also think about why they may be struggling for money?… https://t.co/fm48mAGPiG
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @emyrderfel @MikeStuchbery_ My kids don't throw temper tantrums or behave like brats. The kids… https://t.co/QyUxv8k8zL
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@LiamG1233 @pbagnall @emyrderfel @MikeStuchbery_ Are you an adult? Or a child whose wellbeing is the responsibility of adults?Question .....is a child rape victim of a single rapist any lesser a victim than of gang rape ?
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @NathanielBayard I'm pretty sure all it says is that it's bad enough we have a Tory government; we don't need a Tory MoL as well.This is wrong. Instead of recognising the hugely positive impact that immigration has had on our economy and commu… https://t.co/c7VvMmcHqr
Retweeted by Richard AikenThe best way to guarantee entry to Britain under the new points based immigration system, and then not get deported is to be old marbles.
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Oh, and don't ever assume that you have more experience of any situation than someo… https://t.co/RetT1mRCa1 @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Certainly sounds like you're in the wrong job if you think an autistic 6 year old s… https://t.co/4I1nKhmxqrFuck this guy. He is no better than Trump. https://t.co/pdo9pBC9Fm
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @LiamG1233 @emyrderfel @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Adults raise kids. There's always a reason why children act out. I… https://t.co/wkjVkJKV5I @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ No. This discussion is not about 'special schools.' Take your ableism disability bashing elsewhere. @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ "not all situations are identical to yours." Think about that, pal.If people keep getting turned away from mental health services because they ‘don’t reach the threshold’, and then t… https://t.co/NK8Pyzyyxf
Retweeted by Richard AikenIran: Thousands of candidates disqualified ahead of elections. We put this on Monday... Voting in Iran's parliament… https://t.co/Da0CbaBh5w
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @kathiebennett Wiping back tears she told the candidates: "I want to know how you're going to win me back." Nah. S… https://t.co/TIBzVYPQ4VDisappointed to see @MikeStuchbery_ like a comment stating that children can be "just cunts." As a former teacher… https://t.co/eSOhlfuic1 @LiamG1233 @emyrderfel @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Disappointed to see @MikeStuchbery_ like a comment stating that c… https://t.co/zXe7XfTOf1 @LiamG1233 @emyrderfel @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Not many at all though. There's always a reason why kids behave li… https://t.co/4zdRrthzii @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ No one has said he shouldn't be removed from class when he has a meltdown. But putt… https://t.co/xa8fkLgrp9Priti Patel says it's right that immigrants coming to the UK speak English. How many British so-called expats livi… https://t.co/zC4HoDMQ5n
Retweeted by Richard AikenWhatever the merits of this particular prosecution, the Mail’s suggestion that injury has to be caused in order for… https://t.co/EbCNJlSww1
Retweeted by Richard AikenAt what point do you reckon Ian Dunt, James O'Brien, James Melville, David Schneider and Femi Oluwole start deletin… https://t.co/1Ztl9L8Rce
Retweeted by Richard AikenTrump lied to us about Yemen war, says Sanders - https://t.co/EFI8kIZBwN
Retweeted by Richard Aiken"We want rehabilitation, now that would be amazing But Grenfell victims still need accommodation And we still need… https://t.co/f9enXOr55S
Retweeted by Richard AikenThe election on 7 May is a two-horse race between me and the Tory candidate. I’m asking Londoners who usually back… https://t.co/0M3edF5XsZ
Retweeted by Richard AikenFamily courts not safe for domestic violence victims, lawyers say https://t.co/B8Cr4NgGhT
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @silverrich39 Erm... Never mind Stanley; this is our prime minister... 😬 https://t.co/s8yI7tQoUz @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Ah well. Just have him put down then. 🙄 Seriously. Wtf is wrong with you that you… https://t.co/0mxEodWlBf @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ No. You are implying that it is appropriate in the example circumstances you have given. @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Do you think a violent child is somehow not a distressed child? I have personal exp… https://t.co/easpdicCLA @miffythegamer https://t.co/8Kv1ITmzvy @Save_R_Culture @SkyNews Yes. You are welcome to refuse treatment. It makes the waiting lists shorter for people who really need it.Someone gave my son Brut for his birthday. He later wrinkled his nose and said it "reeks of old man perfume!" I am… https://t.co/x1iRCAOHmRToday Priti Patel said "there's no such thing as dabbling in drugs, these are serious offences". Last summer, 7 o… https://t.co/VllCmjkTwC
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Are you implying that isolation in the 'Consequences room' is appropriate for that… https://t.co/vs1Z4AYvZS @leeroy0312 @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ What other reasons do you think cause a child to become disruptive when… https://t.co/xOuToOEX0J @janesoyp @AmyRemeikis I reckon there are more adults than not who have been sexually harassed and assaulted since childhood. @AmyRemeikis My mother took me and my sisters to a church function where a male guest sitting in a quiet corner bec… https://t.co/e8L3IzrcJ6I was at a family wedding when a male guest approached me, ran his finger down my bare arm, and told me I was "ripe… https://t.co/fxnl8Mxslr
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @JRHphoto @Shane_Queen420 @MikeMason830 @JasonWaang Well, in actual civilised societies, the criminal reform syste… https://t.co/Jo6XdnJuUdI don't know what these are called, but Mrs S next door just handed them to me, saying "I made you a little somethi… https://t.co/Wmou8RghfeA racist Exeter radiographer who tried to set fire to the city's synagogue only to accidentally burn his own face h… https://t.co/uAmwyi7eSF
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @PaulEmbery @NadiaWhittomeMP Private school? She went to a prep school until she was 11, then went to the local comprehensive. 🙄This, from a forty-something has-been, is pure bitterness because people told his red-brown alliance where to get o… https://t.co/bjmd6jHyDn
Retweeted by Richard AikenCan we please stop calling Care workers low skilled ffs? I've never worked another job that demands such a high lev… https://t.co/t7IAHnaVqo
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Oh. Now you're talking about immediate action? Are you suggesting the 'Consequence… https://t.co/GGtvvY7rWiThis guy challenged strangers to ‘finish the lyrics’ and this woman passing by started belting out Shallow like she… https://t.co/rVJuGken1j
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @a_leesha1 When my freshie Bengali father was "accepted into the fold" by his newly acquired white British friends… https://t.co/XexRlM1z91 @LiamG1233 @emyrderfel @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Kids who haven't been diagnosed are not just cunts. They're either… https://t.co/Ebr1nDhRpg @emyrderfel @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ I was in my late 30s. Now I coach a child with ADHD to improve her… https://t.co/HAW7mFp4Pr @MrWMaths1 @DaisyShylass @MikeStuchbery_ Pretty sure there are a number of alternative schools in Thailand where yo… https://t.co/tQIeJw6ir1 @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ I think that's part of what's known as 'toxic masculinity.' Depression and anx… https://t.co/LDiCC9j2fo @Maccspider https://t.co/dFEIfKxfwa
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @MikeStuchbery_ Schools in India somehow manage to cater for kids with additional needs without attacking their sel… https://t.co/KdKLBij5VAShe should have also apologized to disabled people, poor people, sick people, people with mental health problems, p… https://t.co/MDt4gcB28L
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @tinakalinen @tom909 @wilmadog09 @celtjules66 @Card007Teri @expressionessd1 @DiaDiGiovanni @larymary60 @RED660https://t.co/J0uv9Q4bCJ
Retweeted by Richard AikenHackers stuck a 2-inch strip of tape on a 35mph speed sign and successfully tricked 2 Teslas into accelerating to 8… https://t.co/OGEaujPTho
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @NemesisNibiru As an Indian, I'd say it's more of a hope than a fear... @AlbionMudd @expressionessd1 @graceblakeley Wrong about what? You haven't put forward any argument or disputable st… https://t.co/widaVHLhxHATTENTION anyone in KC: I’m looking for my son, Jacob Pine, 23, driving a 2005 white Chevy Cobalt, last seen Monday… https://t.co/KgCovKO7vW
Retweeted by Richard AikenGrime MCs holding politicians to account with more ferocity than a good number of top-tier journalists. https://t.co/QAkneep3rC
Retweeted by Richard Aikenwhat the fuck https://t.co/3ih7Hj4UJ2
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Ugh! That sounds abusive in itself. I hope you've had more compassionate respo… https://t.co/MwB9O6URrZ @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ Looks like certain schools have begun to overuse the facility for controlling… https://t.co/2rUOKKHbYz @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ My son had never been disruptive in the classroom, but was constantly criticis… https://t.co/RwdLHe3t7w @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ He turned 16 at the weekend. I removed him from the UK school which wouldn't s… https://t.co/OQtUBeLOtO @Martin_Dagnall @MikeStuchbery_ So much more convenient than addressing the root cause of the child's behaviour... 😒 @mancbird @MikeStuchbery_ I'd hazard every child in there has additional needs of one kind or another. How can scho… https://t.co/C6138MMdwQ @LiamG1233 @pbagnall @MikeStuchbery_ From my personal experience, as the parent of a kid with attention deficit pro… https://t.co/tw3kOtV4Ox @MrWMaths1 @DaisyShylass @MikeStuchbery_ The rules of the Consequences Room are psychologically and emotionally abu… https://t.co/GHF9RiHASQi’d like to share my very personal chest reveal moment with the world, to hopefully show that despite the endless n… https://t.co/GVPFUZLAXq
Retweeted by Richard AikenIn the spirit of being freaking proud of myself and also knowing I'm about to be fat shamed on the Internet, I pres… https://t.co/L1NY00T5H4
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @TheSinanKose The BBC is offering a forum, presumably for public broadcast, for people to talk about something they… https://t.co/JWCDDDkdMc @MarWash_art @Raviebabyyy @JasonWaang @WilliamBibbiani Who buys second hand shoes for more than $5?? @Shane_Queen420 @MikeMason830 @JasonWaang Yeah, but didn't you know poor people are not allowed to have nice things... 😒I learned today that you have to PAY to be on HOUSE ARREST. If you don't make your payments you go to jail. Our n… https://t.co/CGQBl6a55v
Retweeted by Richard Aiken @gillianjack1 @markoftheD Precisely. They should be returned anyway. Greece is just giving the UK government an exc… https://t.co/pKdFh6ZaNb @DrAdrianHeald @markoftheD We certainly hold *a lot* of bargaining chips, if all it takes is returning a few stolen artefacts...Greece has just said they will veto any deal between the EU and the UK unless the UK returns the Elgin marbles to G… https://t.co/LF3HtfsGzb
Retweeted by Richard AikenThe people who run Saudi Arabia are murderers and thugs, says Bernie Sanders on #cnn townhall. Truth teller.
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