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Roe McDermott @roemcdermott Dublin, Ireland.

Creator Hag. Writer, Fulbright Nerd, Next Generation Artist. she/her. Burning the fucking myths to the goddamn ground. @irishtimes @hotpress @randrrated 🌈

2,727 Following   10,532 Followers   37,724 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/27/11


Schools are saying “we can’t enforce mask wearing” as if they haven’t enforced girls to cover up for decades
Retweeted by Roe McDermottThis will never not be funny https://t.co/IgmLi571PV
Retweeted by Roe McDermottfinding this old interview from Bong Joon-Ho pretty relevant to 2020 https://t.co/eyvxkIT0qN
Retweeted by Roe McDermottThere’s a disused building near my house in Harold’s Cross that’s set to be redeveloped. I was assuming apartments… https://t.co/L1xiwHFLqk
Retweeted by Roe McDermottBreaking: 174 confirmed cases of #COVID19 One person has died. @VirginMediaNews
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @HypernautSmith Also why I have a fondness for What Dreams May Come. It’s a very interesting & striking failure, wh… https://t.co/vTFWQMCA0x @Tweet_Dec I love cats, have had cats, just got a kitten (yay!) but I can find other people’s cats really obnoxious… https://t.co/EyMCQ2i85G @HypernautSmith @Ciaraioch Seconded. My Dad literally just bought the DVD of this because he couldn’t find his FIRS… https://t.co/OvnrGiDy4bEither @TimKaine and I had a very vivid shared hallucination four years ago or Maureen had too much pot brownie bef… https://t.co/AXL16KK2Fj
Retweeted by Roe McDermottIf you love movies and talking about the ride then check out @randrrated Superb podcast from @roemcdermott and… https://t.co/bYrfdby3Lj
Retweeted by Roe McDermottPandemic problems: @JohnSharryIRL @roemcdermott and Trish Murphy answer your queries on sex, parenting and relation… https://t.co/6CGmg6M5N7
Retweeted by Roe McDermottTiny Pather morning update: Still terrifying & ferocious. Should be feared. https://t.co/GPtCtpdzrtBloody hell, that’s some letter in the problem pages of the @IrishTimes! Perfect response from @roemcdermott. https://t.co/1zxlx6QFi8
Retweeted by Roe McDermott“Any big plans this weekend?” The plans: https://t.co/UK6vRFYiA0
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @tumblehawk You must commit to all 3. They will ruin your life. (The aim.)“Sex workers I know and have met have discipline, craft, talent and work ethic — not only do they deserve better lo… https://t.co/B7J1ubCvWtAll those “hilarious” jokes about your quarantine weight gain? They’re contributing to a culture where young people… https://t.co/bUQHektHskOooof. I get that some people’s trauma response is to think about what they could have done to prevent what happene… https://t.co/o79DafNWex @gutterbookshop 😂😂😂 @gutterbookshop There’s also a kitten in the video. 😎explaining to my therapist the frustration i feel when i repeatedly tell someone not to do something and they still… https://t.co/9EZQktj8Rq
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8/8
2020
@KathyDArcyCork Who’s sleeping? Not us! (Sound up for purrrrrrrrring.) https://t.co/uTz9kObzMA @gary_madden TERRIFYING. 😍😍😍 @restlesscurator Unique Black Panther/Rogue crossover. https://t.co/L6iuiwKOr7 @sleep2dream I’ve had her three hours & I already love her so much. 😍🥰😍PLEASE SEND HELP. A ferocious panther has entered my life & is attacking me. https://t.co/pYAO2CfR39 @gillianmurphy46 Few years ago, four maybe?Got my hair fixed 🦊🧶🍁🍊🍂☄️🧡 https://t.co/ib3ekvGacm @evannac Thanks! @NiallXMurphy @TonyClaytonLea I’ve had hassle from a couple of places about them! You’d swear they were made in Na… https://t.co/edFPsEFaqmAnyone with a Lenovo laptop get repairs done in Dublin? Where? @eimear_ryan I had that conversation SO. MANY. TIMES with them over eighteen months before sending that tweet. It’s… https://t.co/Qcjsnpgl0XEvergreen tweet ... https://t.co/D88NLj9IYG
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @eimear_ryan You are kidding me. Fun fact: even after this debacle when they paid me what they owed me, they techni… https://t.co/uXVo9QahVH @ruthlessimagery @easons Delighted for you!My unusual name has been the topic of conversation my whole life. "So where's that from" being the follow up questi… https://t.co/XDBqCahwMC
Retweeted by Roe McDermottTomorrow's @IrishTimesMag: @JohnSharryIRL @roemcdermott & Trish Murphy address your pandemic problems around paren… https://t.co/kbBxsovlyy
Retweeted by Roe McDermottLiterally the story of everything, Covid-19, climate change, whatever, is the government trying to make it about in… https://t.co/SBzy63UidC
Retweeted by Roe McDermottToday is #BandcampFriday !! Have a list of fifteen Irish artists you can support on Bandcamp today. Featuring:… https://t.co/91G7OI3vIC
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @TrampPress Whooooooop! xIan Maleney's Minor Monuments has been shortlisted for the 2020 Butler Literary Award! Wooop! You can get your copy… https://t.co/7yAWDQo0bd
Retweeted by Roe McDermotttfw you read your own writing https://t.co/jU8zNbAwh2
Retweeted by Roe McDermottI got a super-secret preview of "A Ghost in the Throat" by Doireann Ní Ghríofa (@DoireannNiG) a few months ago, and… https://t.co/cb2KWabdCU
Retweeted by Roe McDermottIf a white person tell you “I got a dark sense of humor” they racist
Retweeted by Roe McDermottThe best thing about being a (white) woman is that if you are ever rightfully criticised for having fucked up, you… https://t.co/roPSKw1ZRa
Retweeted by Roe McDermottBecause we all know that “well-established” attitudes & laws are always definitely right, definitely protect everyo… https://t.co/3Le4v6SOLQ“It seems absurd that behind the scenes, the makers of Ellen don’t seem to understand that ‘kindness’ also means ta… https://t.co/WNUUqowuyh @eleanortiernan https://t.co/5USQZQ8tO0Suggested questions: What sexism have you witnessed in comedy? Beside words, what can male comics do to change th… https://t.co/30afVKn1Eo
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @aoife_loftus @jarsofshine Ha, thank you. I’m the character in the horror movie who DEFINITELY dies, but I’ll be trying to help! @jarsofshine My first year in SF, there were gunshots on my street a few times & I was wondering what they were. So… https://t.co/J54IQuM1vRThis is FANTASTIC, & so wonderful to see Netflix addressing it in such a thorough way. https://t.co/b91JYUnmlrMenstruation is the weirdest thing in human life because for a whole week, every single month for thirty years wome… https://t.co/ufD6YC6DWt
Retweeted by Roe McDermottA good chunk of the spike and clusters we’re seeing now can be directly traced back to Regina Doherty’s DEASP refle… https://t.co/q9JM66cUqW
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @Tweet_Dec Always and forever. Dipped in tea, they are SEXUAL. https://t.co/zknOJqWnz1Oh man. The stationary hover. The wide legged walk. Moonwalk clipping against the train carriage. Accidentally inte… https://t.co/XfMZYLv1sS
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8/7
2020
I’ve had to remind at least 4 men that being sexually attracted to AOC isn’t enough to make you a feminist
Retweeted by Roe McDermottTo be honest, it’s kinda annoying that with every thing I have to take on as a woman, I must also be Jackie Chan to… https://t.co/UD2lpnEp3m
Retweeted by Roe McDermottThe US State Department has lifted its advisory warning US citizens against traveling abroad. American travelers c… https://t.co/JVLZhYXXXZ
Retweeted by Roe McDermottMajor love and respect to the Polish MP’s who co-ordinated their outfits to create a rainbow flag at the swearing i… https://t.co/6dhZXc8GcC
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @AndreaHoran @libertiesdublin Will St Ledger piece https://t.co/YJsT3PKaFO
Retweeted by Roe McDermottI WILL NEVER BE ABLE TO AFFORD A HOUSE. https://t.co/eh6W6z8pS6 @Roisin_Agnew And you!!! Kinda raging we don’t get a big meet-up/celebration!“Wearing a mask is a personal choice, and there is no practical way to enforce a mandate to wear them,” says the su… https://t.co/EFBXv9zW34
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @Roisin_Agnew Eek!! xWomen are banned from driving in *insert country * Irish society: God that’s shocking and backward.… https://t.co/Lftww4Gdr6
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @DoireannNiG I got a mine full of it for you xAdding to the adding, Doireann has written an incredible book and it feels like watching someone plant a flag on a… https://t.co/aavuh2hK1L
Retweeted by Roe McDermotttoni colette is like if nicolas cage had full control of his powers https://t.co/TmHL1lsG1A
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @theplathdiaries She’s so great. And lovely, which is always a bonus. (Random fact: Mary Steenburgen wrote the big… https://t.co/wJONoJwy9a @Remember_Sarah Adding garlic powder, they said it made it taste more savoury & soup-like. I admit I never tried, merely judged. @JoeWadlington I started sitting in the shower when I fucked up my foot, & I may never go back. Why would you? @uneamino Thinking of you. xThis email is a masterclass in how to make a request of a busy person. This email was also written by 13 year olds.… https://t.co/3D2SxaSVLc
Retweeted by Roe McDermottSomething I always forget about Oxford University is that students are banned from having part-time jobs so if you… https://t.co/fq0qxxoHNd
Retweeted by Roe McDermottThis is going to mess me up & I cannot WAIT. Also love seeing Jessie Buckley killing it, she's fantastic. https://t.co/wF0l5N35r4 @tumblehawk 😍🔥😍🔥 @artimusfoul That’s good to know! Having that with Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, loved it the first time but rewatching & no… https://t.co/jGvgTB0XvU @artimusfoul I watched Season 1... & barely remember what happened. I think I liked different elements of it but to… https://t.co/04XfvqUjvWWe can do better than capitalism
Retweeted by Roe McDermottI’ve a new short story in today’s Irish Times, with the inevitable landlord shade cast whenever I set anything in D… https://t.co/ZXjh3AB2YF
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @emteehall Sorry lovely, thinking of you & hope all you’re all home safe soon xYou can’t pick and choose what constitutes as racism as a white person. You can’t say you’re anti-racist while upho… https://t.co/YYRF8WiEE3
Retweeted by Roe McDermottFor rape trials in Ireland, the victim is merely a witness and your body is a crime scene. Until that changes, surv… https://t.co/643BNkvL9e
Retweeted by Roe McDermottICYMI here's Sara Baume reading from #handiwork on RTE. It is GORGEOUS (and has a lovely, smart, soothing introduct… https://t.co/fyWbNOa230
Retweeted by Roe McDermottSince spinal surgery, I can’t yet twist to give myself my T shot. So I’ve had to enlist help from friends (who’ve n… https://t.co/ADEPSMByTW
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @OGScottieT 80% of the jokes in Ragnarok were “Thor/Hulk is arrogant, gets a slap” which got really boring, it did… https://t.co/92Owpmyrgh
8/6
2020
@Ciara87C Ahh so glad for you on so many levels! xThe desolation in Beirut captured on The Daily Telegraph front page is almost apocalyptic. Shocking. https://t.co/WF7REn3oDs
Retweeted by Roe McDermottJiddu Krishnamurti once said that it is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society, and I think about that a lot.
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @tumblehawk 🔥🔥🔥 @alittleleader @philawsostef @josh_hammer What?? @MissKeelyD @ClareMonnelly 😂😂😂 https://t.co/flsmfmB7jj @MissKeelyD @ClareMonnelly 😂 I was unofficially banned UCD Dramsoc plays after I a)blanked on PARAGRAPHS, b)fell ou… https://t.co/3hpcN5F9h8 @shonfaye I had to argue with my therapist for the right to call myself crazy without him interrupting me. If I’m n… https://t.co/L2y0ffmGXk @MissKeelyD @ClareMonnelly What did you say instead??Another day and I *still* don't regret the abortion I had.
Retweeted by Roe McDermottI have a story about @paulisanoonan in my forthcoming book. 🌙 It's about how he hosted beautiful sing-along session… https://t.co/FYthMsLFuh
Retweeted by Roe McDermott @ztsamudzi There’s a scientific reason for this! If you make your own food, you’re smelling & seeing all the food,… https://t.co/urRs5JxJwe @LuxAlptraum Both! When I lived in America, I was very disturbed by how few people used duvet covers. Do they not v… https://t.co/awSoyouw44
8/5
2020

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