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Ryan Mac 🙃 @RMac18 If you were there, beware

senior tech reporter @BuzzFeedNews. ryan.mac@buzzfeed.com & rmac18@protonmail.com. DMs open. On Signal--ask for my number

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Joined Twitter 6/14/09


@elamin88 @LFC What? I can’t say in proud of you? Proud of you manIf you’re in a group chat with Matt, please punctuate every message with an eggplant. Thank you.I like to imagine he spent 5 mins in an existential sweat debating himself as to whether or not gifs are masculine.… https://t.co/54J5jbHCkX @elamin88 @LFC Proud of you ElaminProud of you @LFC. https://t.co/p1jFEw2KZy
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃Farewell to the original data harvesting princeThis rules because it looks like they put zero thought into this and just pasted it into a blogspot.… https://t.co/sr5PGGQaNXBernd Leno is the kid on the scooter and the bird is Liverpool’s front three https://t.co/AaKg1SUHdKHere it is. Watching now.... https://t.co/NgLm7LtFoq @2020OneNation @slpng_giants thank you!And for what it's worth, despite Facebook's investments into election integrity, one former employee has said it's… https://t.co/IppS7PpMKQHard to tell based on this piece whether this information came from Cambridge Analytica, so we'll have to wait for… https://t.co/puFT8JNOjGI’m the kid riding the scooter and the bird is 2020. https://t.co/LYc5Q3SKzz @Liz_Shepherd @JuddLegum why wasn't this done initially?and this https://t.co/6OeS1MYKVUIt's good FB did this, but again, it didn't happen until they were heavily criticized for not taking stronger actio… https://t.co/8e0DqGCKDxwe've arrived https://t.co/ca4r7bUfSI @jaycaspiankang come on man it's mondayYou all will remember the past weekend for Trump’s taxes. For me, it was all about https://t.co/eWHsLDWJwPKen Bone over here https://t.co/xW2Wrkrx2IMusk dropped off a White House advisory council because the US pulled out of the Paris accords. That he’s still an… https://t.co/ZpTD4saPOyThe wild dogs cry out in the night
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃 @josephmdurso @TheAthleticUK Wait this is amazing! CongratsGet it: https://t.co/QfZjBCsgeXIf there’s any person whose perspective I trust on this outside of the NYT’s own reporters it’s Dan, who has a new… https://t.co/4pwjLMXMp91/ The New York Times #TrumpTaxReturns story is terrific. I had about a million thoughts as I was reading though. I… https://t.co/UzXBdqEAuj
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃tomorrow's gonna suck, huhStories are often messy. They often don't boil down into big takeaways or ideas that can be memed or tweeted. This… https://t.co/jeBvM849E9The NYT tax story is really a breakthrough in reporting and presentation. It's thorough and dense for those looking… https://t.co/qfl41LnIUh @BenAdamsO_O @benyt @katherinemiller Crap.. @GlennF @benyt @katherinemiller All of the above @benyt @katherinemiller Ben wanna buy some weedIn 2018, @a_cormier_ & I wrote about a series of suspicious financial transactions that was reported to FinCEN invo… https://t.co/gH70cj8aST
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9/28
2020
The layout on this story is pretty boss, but I'm confused by https://t.co/xCSNekipkqFull circle, baby https://t.co/c5hnuhitk8 https://t.co/7UqUr3sLMKme doing math on a $10k tip https://t.co/xnfE2aU5dNWe’re in the ballpark...🤔 https://t.co/6Fg5RhSLocImagining @ashleyfeinberg reading this https://t.co/2svb0NO06F(Yes I am in the market for a robot vacuum)You couldn’t even get a roomba from what the president paid in taxes https://t.co/XivbL2wYqi @CraigSilverman Bring back the door factoryWrapping your head around everything in the FinCEN Files can seem like a lot, but this podcast led by @azeen is a p… https://t.co/eL3yqCldieSunday reading suggestions! First, secret docs show banks move trillions in suspicious transactions, enriching th… https://t.co/s07n0GMU1E
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃 @joelandren depraved* whatever same thing @joelandren we have deprived mindsReally worried cranberry skater man is flying too high and just setting us up for the milkshake duck. Praying our f… https://t.co/lnj5ikhkbuWhen you definitely have her name right https://t.co/Eav3iCyxWr
9/27
2020
Facebook is declining to name the exec who spoke with Politico. @AlxThomp @donie Are you following up then? Like is this a statement based on this person’s gut feeling or based on… https://t.co/0FernbS7b7A question for the anon FB exec: You stated right wing populist content is popular because it is based on fear. Giv… https://t.co/sPTSdFPlFL @thekenyeung There is no obligation to print something that was said on background. @AlxThomp @donie There’s no obligation to print it then. Why give a corporate executive anonymity to say this? What… https://t.co/8JuxeTwj3ISocial media is not simply a reflection of society, particularly when it has the power to amplify or suppress. It… https://t.co/rOWSlB4ILAWhat does this person have to lose by saying this on the record? What position of power are they in? What kind of c… https://t.co/topVc8GdZmThis whole article was based off an anon FB exec. Why give them anonymity in the first place on this topic? https://t.co/NxmNd0n6Z0Banksy has gone too far https://t.co/M1JWw3mtT0The Sarah Palin thing is starting to make sense https://t.co/RsR88WZKzqI don’t use this verbiage often but this is a whole vibe. simple as that https://t.co/NfdLsgLkxu
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃And this was the true test of what they learned https://t.co/xXTDnpHBCyDid I die,,,what the hell https://t.co/FOvmKNEppy @CraigSilverman Craig do you live in a door shop
9/26
2020
@a_cormier_ @NewYorker @asarahlarson Whats Sarah got against poopI want to be as happy about something as Allen is for ephemeral content on a job networking website. https://t.co/MO4WrTPbZiFeel like if you gotta take out an ad saying “the truth about x” and link to your newly created blog, you’re in a b… https://t.co/Tq53FAjvDOThe rest of the call are employee concerns about a 4-day work week, whether or not FB could make a movie highlighti… https://t.co/jQi2hUP567FWIW, Guy still hasn't answered my question https://t.co/qofnA0gXC2But when a question is brought up about Sophie Zhang's memo on global political interference, Zuckerberg dodges the… https://t.co/4jjOWpjL9QNo one is arguing Facebook can catch everything awry no it's platform. But, when you have key examples and call out… https://t.co/OrpfhVQRGHZuckerberg addresses the stream of critical news stories and compares Facebook to the police or government. Police… https://t.co/ivCU9Muw7RZuckerberg then rallies the troops by saying that employees should be proud to work there because Facebook serves t… https://t.co/GXQ4TptVGfThe first employee question asks why "so many people are leaving Facebook." Zuckerberg says the opposite is true. https://t.co/5mr7Kff0gN5 mins later, he trots out two execs, who explain that employees will no longer be able to use profile pictures as… https://t.co/v6GIWh4gbXThis is what Mark Zuckerberg told employees about Breonna Taylor: "It just needs to reaffirm and strengthen our com… https://t.co/Qhv5yqpvLAI have a readout of yesterday's Facebook's all-hands w/ Mark Zuckerberg. I've followed a few of these now, and this… https://t.co/YiPNDgtgbb @Kantrowitz this tweet is for gary vee and no one elseIt seems the main purpose of this mimic Oversight Board is to pressure and embarrass FB, and, in some ways, it's al… https://t.co/6CuIkYC4BlAshwin helped me better understand what my grandma was going through during this pandemic and his now-published res… https://t.co/85679FaljbCall it like it is. It’s a flying camera. It captures anything. Suggesting it’s for “suspicious activity” seeds peo… https://t.co/JLqSThoxllTweets like this, while not technically inaccurate, normalize a trillion dollar company’s capitalization on fear.… https://t.co/SyJfhLsySSNEW: The House Oversight Committee has found that ICE detainees died after receiving inadequate medical care & that… https://t.co/Mbo9svH6Dp
Retweeted by Ryan Mac 🙃Well this was depressing as everyone said it was. https://t.co/MJS15Y6zg2 @dcbigjohn This some weird Lara Croft cosplay but I’ll allow it @bigblackjacobin Dry denI know who I want to take me home https://t.co/hO9S7Nyjq1So basically, Facebook is banning an internal image that has been used by employees since May to show support to Bl… https://t.co/R5ASSrCRsQI'm told that Zuckerberg didn't even announce this himself at today's all-hands. He trotted out Maxine Williams, FB… https://t.co/pmkt3Csl2gEmployees must now use avis of themselves or their initials, tho there is a pre-approved BLM frame. TL;DR a small… https://t.co/wedDI02Go4Context: FB employees started using an icon black and white fist in May to protest the company's handling of Trump'… https://t.co/f2EHk4Rw4b
9/25
2020
And just as a reminder, as Clearview AI grows in stature and valuation, it enriches the pockets of investor Peter T… https://t.co/5bD8ERKyDaAs the company faces a host of lawsuits (Illinois class action, Vermont AG, others) the fundraise shows that there'… https://t.co/fX695upMCnOne of Clearview AI's directors and investors, a Texas money manager named Hal Lambert, has compared Black Lives Ma… https://t.co/6pYRl7xqtAClearview AI just disclosed that it raised $8.6 million. It also revealed two of its directors for the first time. https://t.co/vuEJnGmbI5We are so boned https://t.co/KwQ4Y3Spgk @sarahfrier this reads like it was by an 8th grader who started subbing words with a thesaurusas for lawsuits, here's one challenge facebook filed yesterday: https://t.co/HqCcPABUGuGotta wonder what the conversations between Zuckerberg and Thiel are like knowing that Facebook's board member bank… https://t.co/Uwq6PmYQlT @WillOremus @dseetharaman @JeffHorwitz Ahhh yea that story was huge.Kendall went on to work at Pinterest for nearly 6 years. He's advocating for a change in Section 230, but doesn't s… https://t.co/qFJrDqBaUA"In 2016, internal analysis at Facebook found 64% of all extremist group joins were due to their own recommendation… https://t.co/UFUsKUk5OyKendall worked at Facebook from 2006 to 2010. The company may play this off as a disgruntled ex-employee from 10 ye… https://t.co/11JWFiwoqC
9/24
2020

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