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I look for things that make us go. Systems person. Queer cis-guy. Donor for 3 kids. He/him. Aries #BlackLivesMatter

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If anyone has any doubts about this sort of thing, I will remind you that the literal Serena Williams, one of the g… https://t.co/CS6eNUY2y1
Retweeted by texAstronauts controlled the Apollo Guidance Computer through the DSKY Display/Keyboard. Carl (from AGC restoration te… https://t.co/nP2Kurbw8h
Retweeted by texBREAKING: The EARN IT act just passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee. This deeply flawed bill would give the… https://t.co/0sijsX9rWt
Retweeted by texUniversities rushing to reopen even as the US ramps up into a second wave are being irresponsible, but it's part of… https://t.co/jcvA7HYu2Z
Retweeted by texformer homeless social worker here, start learning about your homelessness and supportive policies in your local… https://t.co/MrohhCJszL
Retweeted by texN.H. Lifts COVID-19 Ban on Evictions: Here's What Renters Need To Know https://t.co/y9x6vChQoP
Retweeted by texThis is an absolutely real concern, by the way. I am not speaking just as a professor concerned for his students. I… https://t.co/h0wgy5ixKR
Retweeted by texNazis Nazis Nazis Nazis Nazis Nazis https://t.co/Oa4yiT1plo
Retweeted by texI've done A LOT of presentations about homelessness & this is the #1 question that I've been asked. "What should… https://t.co/MmJrC8FSOA
Retweeted by texI ordered the Black Lives Matter Foundation to stop illegally accepting donations that were intended for the… https://t.co/dJAMGgYGQh
Retweeted by texPlease be her voice this week as her case is considered by the appeals court. #CompassionateReleaseForRealityWinner https://t.co/GNE3y6IYwp
Retweeted by texThe report we’ve been waiting for about what happened during the June 1 protests. Thanks to @Oaklandside for linkin… https://t.co/DzVqQlpyZZ
Retweeted by tex#BREAKING: All of Florida's public K-12 schools are now required to reopen their campuses in August. https://t.co/h18sV8KNrP
Retweeted by texlikely so relatable as advice to all of us because we've been taught to think in terms of mutually exclusive binari… https://t.co/Za8OgHPSBl
Retweeted by texTrust nothing about this. Plan to vote like you expect the GOP to win if you don't. https://t.co/g86FmeTAyP
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7/7
2020
Elon musk is a supervillain who owns space rockets and grew up in an emerald mine and yet he still manages to be boring
Retweeted by texWhen the jaws open wide and there’s more jaws inside, that’s a Moray https://t.co/piU3UtyQlh
Retweeted by texKoko the Gorilla is a sacred cow for many of us because we learned the story at a young age, and it's difficult to… https://t.co/n8ZzvXjGK5
Retweeted by texi've seen tweets that talk abt hamilton being nostalgia art of the obama era. i'll be more blunt: it's a metaphor f… https://t.co/ROMfE1YrVS
Retweeted by texwith $250,000 of his parents money https://t.co/OzwL9EmPYG
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Retweeted by texInject all content about Quibi(*) directly into my veins: https://t.co/0NT0xnJ1a4 (*) As opposed to content on Qui… https://t.co/75gcxsgaNN
Retweeted by tex @notcapnamerica Accessible childcare has always been a back burner side issue bc the burden predominantly falls on… https://t.co/OVHhBXpluF
Retweeted by texfuck ice https://t.co/BXF5TqZfYj
Retweeted by texWe can debate “tabs vs spaces” and “emacs vs vim” all day. However, neither “black people exist” nor “minorities de… https://t.co/yepI6hpQpp
Retweeted by texWhite folx have ALWAYS had gained access, power, and privilege via entitlement "handouts" programs, while ACTIVELY… https://t.co/64N0BhUfoH
Retweeted by tex"When the new coronavirus threat suddenly materialized, American engagement was the signal all other participants w… https://t.co/5d7AFP45Kv
Retweeted by tex.@USACEHQ must empty the Dakota Access Pipeline after a federal judge ruled today they must produce an environmenta… https://t.co/RZem94miKq
Retweeted by texHow did I never learn that Sally Hemmings was a teenager?? Even this recent NYTimes articles doesn't address it. Th… https://t.co/W0eI3NuKHz
Retweeted by tex“Meritocracy” has been more than co-opted, it has been corrupted because the idea is flawed MJ was great because h… https://t.co/zKwnehyv8q
Retweeted by texThe NYT had to sue to get virus data broken down by race. Sue. https://t.co/qt3hQNVb4p
Retweeted by texMeanwhile in the US, the extra UI benefits are set to expire at the end of the month, student debt payments will re… https://t.co/d4IvYJXUuL
Retweeted by texTrump's view of the inherent disposability of human life is extraordinarily useful to a GOP already run like an unc… https://t.co/yq8m8H7SOa
Retweeted by texA month ago I tweeted this thread, to *enormous* backlash. Many folks yelled that I had sold out my credibility. An… https://t.co/1dvkclGJrb
Retweeted by texFor more clarity on this point, please see the database of enforcement actions at https://t.co/ieqABgc3q7 https://t.co/vrraJawMQL
Retweeted by texThis narrative that black people who want an accurate reflection of history are "angry and resentful" leaves us wit… https://t.co/iiZ0OoiHBm
Retweeted by texQAnon is no laughing matter. Yes, the video of the 40K Rolex is nutty & amuses you. But the conspiracy theory is no… https://t.co/Lg1b41EySY
Retweeted by texLawyers say that “Breonna Taylor's shooting was the result of a Louisville police department operation to clear out… https://t.co/zvPqt31Hky
Retweeted by texNote: MN has one of, if not THE strongest public health systems in the entire US. When there's a nationwide food po… https://t.co/mTIFBVUHAY
Retweeted by texAs always, a wonderful conversation with @prisonculture. The conversation goes into so many of the things that need… https://t.co/UfPv0zggS9
Retweeted by texA three member canvassing board in each county makes the final determination whether your signature is valid. In Re… https://t.co/vALZIW06ET
Retweeted by texGore did win the election in Florida in 2000. The U.S. Supreme Court, by a 5 to 4 vote blocked Florida's recount wh… https://t.co/Pf8jnLgsIZ
Retweeted by texThis year, the Florida legislature, 22 years under the total control of Republicans, DELETED the requirement local… https://t.co/sIK0MzvAiG
Retweeted by texMy favorite line from @TomBossert on @ABC this AM was, "Now in the U.S. we are experiencing a Wuhan every day," mea… https://t.co/WpVWK4UDN8
Retweeted by texIt has two separate disc trays, and it can move the laser between them. So you can have it play top of disc 1, bott… https://t.co/zmZZLC7t6h
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7/6
2020
Tim Curry and Gina Carano leading the Soviets in RA3 would've *easily* been the best part of the game were it not f… https://t.co/zit9F0vpTu
Retweeted by texSurveillance bureaucratization is the latest trend that legal reformers are embracing to help the state legitimate… https://t.co/d8l5GHTl85
Retweeted by texJust finished a stretch in Bay Area hospitals with ~10% of patients with Covid Every Covid+patient was a person of… https://t.co/TRvaOJ1Fx5
Retweeted by texAlso important to note that # organizers are VV upfront with protesters about risks and suggested precautions... th… https://t.co/QS9QcjJbSa
Retweeted by texHow DNA revealed the woolly mammoth's fate – and what it teaches us today https://t.co/xh1FpoTw2H https://t.co/5IE1C8DEny
Retweeted by texMayors who just announced they are advocating for direct cash payment trials in their cities: -Los Angeles, CA -… https://t.co/En4xYOTj92
Retweeted by tex#CancelRent is a critical initiative that we hope will spread like wildfire. The majority of those evicted for no… https://t.co/eCKobKEb8V
Retweeted by tex @0x74696d Oh, I assumed you had been running Linux on it for a while. So this is a "new to you" laptop? I would thi… https://t.co/NupIZ8FP8S @0x74696d Or maybe just try a newer Linux version like latest Knoppix off of dvd to check? @0x74696d I'm wondering if can boot a non-Linux OS off of CD or external drive and see if same behavior occurs?University of Alabama and state health officials cannot confirm reported ‘COVID-19 parties’ took place https://t.co/lp0HODgZ2NWhy am I NOT surprised that someone discovered my work because mediocre, white dudes in tech were debating its valu… https://t.co/i3WGr4FzIp
Retweeted by texA reminder that starting today, the first group of nearly 140K clients will have no water for 24 hours every other… https://t.co/greQGShbot
Retweeted by texthis was 2 hours ago, and the same amount of fireworks are still going off lmao. people across the country been tal… https://t.co/RLe3aYkGzu
Retweeted by texThis is awful. The only thing I find *slightly* humorous is the white male supremacist is happy to stand and watch… https://t.co/G7dmDVCybO
Retweeted by tex @100_PERCENTSEXY Sorry to hear that. more fireworks here in north Oakland than I've ever heard before in 17+ years. @prisonculture Well if your area has as much fireworks tonight as Oakland, you won't be able to sleep anyway. @lynncyrin I'm trying to wrap my head around dealing with this this at least till 2022!Fireworks exploded at the Washington Monument as protesters and Trump supporters clashed .... symbolism that is alm… https://t.co/gR3S9222Sn
Retweeted by texHere's electronic music pioneer, film composer, and LGBTQ icon Wendy Carlos with a 1989 demo of an original Moog Sy… https://t.co/QraUszW8vx
Retweeted by texYou'll find no statues of Nazis in Berlin. Instead you'll find memorials to the people they killed and things they… https://t.co/e6kq7gS3nJ
Retweeted by texCity residents putting on there own firework show. https://t.co/T0fxoBuLa1
Retweeted by texAnd if government doesn’t provide the necessary supports so that all people who need to can isolate and quarantine,… https://t.co/CZMMBJrsGP
Retweeted by texHaving my first alcohol of the pandemic, got margaritas to go at the local bar....I hope all the fireworks are used up tonight, going to be noisy tonight!Tech is not neutral and unconscious bias training does NOT a solution for racist technology and behavior https://t.co/RTZIJwKRv8
Retweeted by texAmerica: our slave labor is too sick from the plague to fight forest fires on independence day https://t.co/5e6RcYE9ro
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7/5
2020
@soniagupta504 You could write tweets on Post-It notes while you are away for future use.the ink ribbon is just... stuffed inside! i was expecting something with two spools like a cassette tape. but this.… https://t.co/lRmPx0aR8N
Retweeted by texHello fernie is a dedicated organizer worked to establish a mutual aid network in austin and is falling on hard tim… https://t.co/BoHSADFW1J
Retweeted by tex @lynncyrin I assume you mean leftovers? If so, maybe could write a date on the container to keep track? @not2daymfz @jennycohn1 @angie_keathly I recently found out that due to not doing any writing during this pandemic,… https://t.co/N8mmt2W5w9Want to offer meaningful support for the indigenous protestors arrested outside of Mt. Rushmore, but don't know how… https://t.co/XDwbIaH29Q
Retweeted by texDid somebody mention the American Revolution? Was it about democracy and freedom for all, or...something else?… https://t.co/s4dXW5yGMV
Retweeted by tex18/ Another lesson from industrial safety: over time, people begin taking short-cuts. And if they get away with the… https://t.co/0qKmjoSFRA
Retweeted by texOwning slaves wasn't nice, it wasn't benevolent, it wasn't moral. Those forefathers that our racist president & som… https://t.co/Z3milivOjj
Retweeted by texParents of 11- to 12-year-olds: now's the time to ask about HPV and its link to certain cancers.
Retweeted by texPerspective | There is no safe way to reopen colleges this fall https://t.co/kT37rnscsh
Retweeted by texHave to remember it is only SaturdayThis push for "truth and reconciliation" commissions as a response to anti-Black police violence in the U.S. is jus… https://t.co/ZVmX2TmBLL
Retweeted by texThis is another reason it's important reason to read history and to factor in organizing that's already happened. T… https://t.co/ApQ70So0aX
Retweeted by texCountless news organizations -- including the Washington Post as I write this -- are running this staged photograph… https://t.co/Ed42Ohkbl0
Retweeted by texUnder the EARN IT Act, many online platforms may be driven to ban all sex-related content and communications. https://t.co/aTaLQuDMoI
Retweeted by tex @yashar It is reckless to spread the myth that no vote tallies or voter data was changed when nobody looked. It is… https://t.co/tn37ggawXT
Retweeted by texThe plot synopsis for the play Toni Morrison funded because she hated Hamilton kicks ass https://t.co/a2mX6Xc2pY
Retweeted by texI wrote about a remarkable private Frederick Douglass collection, just acquired by Yale, including manuscripts for… https://t.co/tT3TauGbft
Retweeted by texAmen https://t.co/yZYi9DTQ7Z
Retweeted by tex @TheAdvocateMag Here's a place where people can get a guide to send emails to representatives on the issue. Hopeful… https://t.co/qGGuT82nM0
Retweeted by texThis is a choice. https://t.co/ZrmAodFvgF https://t.co/yunR84UREA
Retweeted by tex @thezacksmith @PulpLibrarian @NEnsmenger If you or your mom are interested in the history of women in computing mor… https://t.co/GNJacwHf6G
Retweeted by texAC Transit is considering service cuts that could be twice as deep as those it enacted during the Great Recession,… https://t.co/ybpVBSOSvi
Retweeted by texTime and time again, evidence shows that once biometric & other #surveillance technologies are in place, they will… https://t.co/tGW8G8ELrd
Retweeted by texNew Relic CEO, spooked by slowing growth and a couple downgrades, blames workers now rather than executives resting… https://t.co/3TdDRo3EmR
Retweeted by tex11/ But now he’s getting the run around from election officials who apparently had some sort of discussion w/ ES&S… https://t.co/pA5pKI8MZE
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2020

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