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Laura Savino @savinola Seattle, WA

Software dev, teacher, speaker. iOS @Adobe Photoshop. she/her

435 Following   4,838 Followers   2,268 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/2/11


Hank Green @hankgreen-- creator of @TheCrashCourse and @SciShow-- is sponsoring my new series, Nerdy Jobs! I'll be… https://t.co/RmWcAqn3Sn
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6/20
2020
@mayli Oh wow! Very seriously, since the beginning of this isolation period, I’ve been wishing for a May-Li-designe… https://t.co/r2f056t3R5
6/18
2020
@jasonbrennan She literally just wrote “covid” next to my more extreme responses 😬 @jasonbrennan And the PHQ depression survey was worse! “How difficult have these problems made it for you to do you… https://t.co/4GWVo12it7 @jasonbrennan I took a GAD-7 anxiety survey at a doctor checkup early May, and just started laughing. “Feeling af… https://t.co/4vbyY56xYHRight. As a person who’s been running a not-for-profit the last 6yrs, I highly doubt anybody has been scammed. Ove… https://t.co/LPM0BO4PkY
Retweeted by Laura SavinoAnd for anyone posing the question to Black people What is your metric? What are you measuring? Do 50%+ of us ha… https://t.co/FAP2XJ56Jf
Retweeted by Laura Savino @violasong So beautiful! Thank you @Aleen I went back upstairs to get a dirty coffee cup to put in the sink
6/16
2020
White folks posting about being tired and burnt out after joining us in anger for a whole week. Now just imagine wh… https://t.co/Ujmil5qWFh
Retweeted by Laura Savino @LouisatheLast I needed this laugh so muchThis thread in French about fascism is really good https://t.co/gc8DK0NUpX
Retweeted by Laura Savino @PaolaNotPaolo I wonder if some of it’s baby allies trying for the first time, not knowing what to do and flubbing… https://t.co/zv7ppQRPB1
6/15
2020
@designatednerd @wugtask Yay congrats! I’m ecstatic you two officially tied the knot. To much love 🥂I'm 33. I drink with 2 hands. Stairs are hard. My body often spasms. I'm disabled. I also: •give/write speeches &… https://t.co/W0vbMtahBe
Retweeted by Laura Savino @adereth Matt I’m so sorry. “Full of love and learning” is a life I think we all aspire to but often fall so short;… https://t.co/QxZV1pGQ1xThey do. They literally do. White people really live in a different world https://t.co/QaGf2d4mmh
Retweeted by Laura SavinoMy roommate and I weren't sure what to think about CHAZ before we went, but now I think it is an extremely effectiv… https://t.co/4fPBm8bHq4
Retweeted by Laura SavinoSomeone asked me if I’d be interested in a grocery store for @TheGoodrCo - uhh- Yes! Give me the space + funding an… https://t.co/T5YAQMhBCe
Retweeted by Laura SavinoPeople keep saying the 2020 writers room is crazy, but actually this season makes sense. Because everything that’s… https://t.co/AXahe6CaIt
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6/14
2020
The massive marches aren’t even the full story. Driving a few miles north of Seattle down Lake City way, I passed f… https://t.co/v1GalE6aVX
6/13
2020
Hi all we are still looking for speakers for @juneteenthconf. If you are new to speaking and looking for mentorshi… https://t.co/jzLGHaiXG0
Retweeted by Laura SavinoFor my white friends in tech: You know how annoying it is to have friends/colleagues ask you to help them fix thei… https://t.co/kieKc5nFvW
Retweeted by Laura Savino @julielerman This makes me wonder if I’m in a (welcome) bubble — my timeline is still very much focused on BLM, but… https://t.co/2woIiDNM8QSo, I wrote this post in a whim yesterday & am overwhelmed by the support from this community. At the same time, I’… https://t.co/u7D8V90ukq
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6/11
2020
Companies are realizing that their Black employees don’t want to teach them about race, and DE&I. They’ll need to p… https://t.co/sK6Bm5P8i6
Retweeted by Laura Savino @emarley @optshiftk @rob_rix I’m glad! I’ll switch back and give it another try @optshiftk @rob_rix I finally ended up resetting my default search to google for my work machine (which only works… https://t.co/vXeK8Ehk5X @Aleen Curses!! I tried for the tiniest thing (eating a snap pea from my garden) and ended up pulling out bolted r… https://t.co/AfUO7vC2SS @Aleen Oh for heaven’s sake autocorrect, I don’t know anyone named Alden @Aleen Alden I swear the past couple days I’ve done a small thing so I could tell you about it, but then momentum t… https://t.co/yQS7mWCyEq
6/10
2020
absolutely devastated after going down to pitch in at the capitol hill autonomous zone organizing tent only to find… https://t.co/YlZZOgUuhP
Retweeted by Laura SavinoBABY NAMES DOT COM coming with the fire? Did not have that on the bingo card at all. https://t.co/esDxJW4Vpw
Retweeted by Laura Savino @juliaferraioli No such thing. A friend visited my backyard one time and I made her admire my worms 😄
6/9
2020
Please share this with others! https://t.co/KJwuMjI6rf
Retweeted by Laura SavinoA documention of Seattle PD’s bullshit. Follow along. I volunteered as a medic last night at Cal Anderson and got… https://t.co/Tf8dQPKxoG
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6/8
2020
I’m not done tweeting about how fucked it is that Black folks got no say in this deluge of attention. It’s like hav… https://t.co/akO0hxV2QF
Retweeted by Laura Savino @lazerwalker I’m so sorry, Em. That grief is realOK folks. Getting lots of questions about #PublishingPaidMe, and need to clear up misconceptions. A lot of people a… https://t.co/EZaH4N4T9n
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6/7
2020
@Aleen I watered my plants that had been dying in the background of all my video meetings. Thank you for the promptYup. Speaking from experience, it’s also easier to keep up steam for grand gestures than for ongoing inconveniences… https://t.co/RzZhCVJ0woDon't miss this. Cops are resigned because their peers are receiving consequences for harming citizens. Not over th… https://t.co/7Vo2PaltFe
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI’m at a #BlackLivesMatter protest organized by students at Franklin High in Seattle. There are hundreds holding si… https://t.co/KVlW0Zko0l
Retweeted by Laura SavinoEveryone it’s happening. “We have the how” people have stepped up to make this happen in a way that I could never h… https://t.co/ljnVHmxMDZ
Retweeted by Laura SavinoOkay I’m going to put this out there because I would love to see this happen this year. I’ve registered… https://t.co/KLjz5uaSBq
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI know people mean well, but if you're not black, please be careful not to fetishize black children who are fightin… https://t.co/J0oENKZ5XV
Retweeted by Laura SavinoCop giving friendly, advance warning to armed Proud Boys about an upcoming tear gas deployment so they can keep the… https://t.co/POK5KuFOM8
Retweeted by Laura Savino @yosoymichael This is the best metaphor for the timeline of injustices done to Black people I’ve ever heard. The wh… https://t.co/KfymgtGQi4
Retweeted by Laura Savinojust found this artist on insta named Adrian Brandon and I’ve included his statement about his series. I can not de… https://t.co/iVkPpvcKnf
Retweeted by Laura SavinoWhite people: We gotta talk about burn out. You aren’t conditioned to be thinking about race this much because of y… https://t.co/9f7c2OVvr9
Retweeted by Laura SavinoTomorrow at 12pm PST / 3pm EST, I’ll be on Instagram Live with @womenwhocode talking about being black in tech duri… https://t.co/emeSgMXIjI
Retweeted by Laura SavinoIf you haven't contributed to #OpenSource before and would like to support #BlackLivesMatter, we are intentionally… https://t.co/0unoU9CJeI
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI know a lot of these "Hey Black stranger w/ potential, let me give you feedback/mentor you" outreaches are well in… https://t.co/HRPeGDAXT8
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6/5
2020
Hey Managers? Tell the people who report to you that you’re not going to fire them over getting arrested at a protest.
Retweeted by Laura SavinoAll of these doors have suddenly opened like magic overnight, which brings me to the conclusion that you've purpose… https://t.co/ZLrpRIlE6q
Retweeted by Laura SavinoIf you’re hiring someone who will have to manage people, part of the interview process should be asking the candida… https://t.co/vCaBblK6fr
Retweeted by Laura SavinoWe want to offer free advertising space on our shows to Black-owned businesses. Please contact us here if you’d li… https://t.co/4WTTSQh50M
Retweeted by Laura Savino @ZevEisenberg @intunepiccolo Zev I’m so happy for your family. She clearly is amazing already 💜 And congrats, Mama @intunepiccolo !I had a professor who always talked about "the necessity of existence." Basically, some things should be created ju… https://t.co/mXVtBn62MC
Retweeted by Laura SavinoThere is a difference between an opinion you disagree with and an elected official’s unethical propaganda to justif… https://t.co/ffExiz2uxY
Retweeted by Laura SavinoWelcome! I am Berry, I run Podcasts in Color. I am a Black woman in Denver, CO and in 2015 I was unemployed, loved… https://t.co/0df6o16MNc
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6/4
2020
Y'all bring fireworks to protest marches?
Retweeted by Laura SavinoWe dominate every other arena once we're allowed to play. Sports, music, fashion, the medical field, mathematics, e… https://t.co/y4VObYEsyL
Retweeted by Laura SavinoA lot of people are reaching out and want to support me. You can purchase my science music album here that I releas… https://t.co/mr8c7d6zTi
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI'm not saying this is re LRT, but this is probably re LRT. LOL at MW. https://t.co/zmQHCF7sYv
Retweeted by Laura SavinoYES ALBREY. And to white people who are now trying to be a part of the solution: Welcome, you better find someone w… https://t.co/tTaQ9d3CqB
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI feel like this is the first time I've exhaled in days 😭 #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/SNpZsfsnyn
Retweeted by Laura SavinoTwitter showing me “person 1 & person 2 liked this tweet” has actually helped me here; it’s easier to notice which… https://t.co/peZQ2pdoTfi went to see whether it was originally written "Unicode" or "UNICODE" and instead i got a brief history of colonialism
Retweeted by Laura SavinoYou think this is an exaggeration but it really isn’t. The pandemic shined a light on the health care disparities f… https://t.co/EcgF3YRDg5
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI know that whole lot of people have a physically upsetting level of anxiety with the pandemic and civil unrest. Im… https://t.co/DtVZ4Jzwqu
Retweeted by Laura Savinoreally loving every city's unique local flavor of protest right now: https://t.co/RTmxkrxdYy
Retweeted by Laura SavinoLet me give you the bad news. You are going to have to live in a world with black people who are rude, and yet STIL… https://t.co/IAuakqu0VU
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6/3
2020
We Read Too now has a shop on @Bookshop_Org! https://t.co/iIzYBFvKOO Links in the app will be changed from Amazon… https://t.co/lUmL8LWKKv
Retweeted by Laura SavinoMay I suggest celebrities call for a day of donating large sums of money to community organizations that are combat… https://t.co/4jsRc9aHDW
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6/2
2020
“When fascism comes to America, it will come wrapped in the flag and waving a cross.” - Sinclair Lewis https://t.co/mGrpSBtVOv
Retweeted by Laura Savino“White privilege is saying: It’s bad that Black people are getting killed, but destroying property needs to stop.… https://t.co/s0DdIgxTef
Retweeted by Laura SavinoReminder: If you're asking Black folx to help you define your company strategies right now, that is 'consulting.' P… https://t.co/X42ujtkdNN
Retweeted by Laura Savinoppl out here think ethics in tech is just about using diverse illustrations on their landing page, and not whether… https://t.co/wodFr47REc
Retweeted by Laura SavinoA thread for PIs on supporting Black students: I cried to my PI yesterday. I was explaining that I’m trying my be… https://t.co/BkWrV2JK7W
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6/1
2020
Managers: If you haven't already, now is the time to let your team know that mental health days are valid, that it'… https://t.co/eTMebx6SAR
Retweeted by Laura Savinonot to be the white asshole who just got here five minutes ago & is already like "I CAN'T BELIEVE YOU DIDN'T KNOW T… https://t.co/IKslmTHVRy
Retweeted by Laura SavinoIn *stark* contract, Minnesota officials said they are investigating if the demonstrators arrested last night had t… https://t.co/c8MboJt2v6
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5/31
2020
as we cheer on SpaceX as a win for immigrant-led innovation, let’s push back on this recently-introduced legislatio… https://t.co/zdV483wZ1r
Retweeted by Laura SavinoI just want to note that only two CEO’s in Silicon Valley are donors for @Code2040. We have been around since 2012.… https://t.co/JRCPThieUR
Retweeted by Laura SavinoSo the CEO of Target wrote a statement and basically said he can rebuild the store ppl care so much about and stand… https://t.co/IhtbvdOjwS
Retweeted by Laura SavinoSPD is incredibly violent. Please know that if you are to join today’s protests, there is every possibility that th… https://t.co/2vh4sEIhrh
Retweeted by Laura SavinoGeorge Floyd was murdered in broad daylight in our city. Charges need to be brought immediately. Deep injustice b… https://t.co/WnnfcVPh1w
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5/30
2020
It may feel awkward and inadequate but now is not the time to let the perfect be the enemy of the good
Retweeted by Laura SavinoLeaders especially on the west coast: it's not too late to drop a note to your teams that you know the current news… https://t.co/g15DyYq7sQ
Retweeted by Laura Savinohow wonderful it must be to be so certain that nothing happening in the u.s. right now will affect you, that you’re… https://t.co/fBBQtl6m8Y
Retweeted by Laura SavinoOne of the most difficult things for me after these tragedies, is having show up to white spaces—work or otherwise—… https://t.co/kfBc3wvsLi
Retweeted by Laura SavinoIf your company is using Benevity, then they've got matching. https://t.co/Zd7nw0hH1h
Retweeted by Laura SavinoHey, @MNFreedomFund is on my company’s donation match list. Check if it’s on yours, too
5/29
2020
It’s Thursday morning. Washington is beautiful. And we are going to beat this virus. https://t.co/MsXhxsJNzF
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5/28
2020
Today my therapist and I talked about a category of calming techniques that are based on power. Power. Getting an… https://t.co/zXnsWofoyK
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5/27
2020
I'm a fan of "guys, gals, and non-binary pals", and if you're in a more formal setting where that wouldn't fly you… https://t.co/0NmFZzmgQ4
Retweeted by Laura Savino @_pronto_ The cooler weather is keeping the worms happy!Amy Cooper made a choice. Not a mistake. Not an error in judgment. A choice. She chose racism, fully and deliberate… https://t.co/3hxaLCdDCM
Retweeted by Laura Savino @JoelPage I’m glad I got to wave at you unexpectedly behind our masks 💜
5/26
2020

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