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Tom Breen @TJBreen Connecticut, USA

UConn staffer, former reporter. These tweets are my fault. Retweets mean nothing, your honor.

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Joined Twitter 6/8/08


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Retweeted by Tom BreenThis is a trail camera glitch. But how “Colour Out Of Space” and Hallowe’en like! https://t.co/hLNhPwlqSU
Retweeted by Tom BreenDavid Lynch, MasterClass https://t.co/f0bCgfvrAO
Retweeted by Tom BreenThis is an interesting perspective on what the future of media might look like https://t.co/CmAx3Z61qC https://t.co/v9X23BNepuStarting to seen more trad nostalgia for the 90's. This is the first and only time I will use the term "cope". It'… https://t.co/BX2HocwFVf
Retweeted by Tom Breenspending thirty minutes or so every day muting promoted posts, skipping ads, unsubscribing from emails,etc just fut… https://t.co/CnVbWRn1Le
Retweeted by Tom Breennew time just dropped https://t.co/MF1iHqksqt
Retweeted by Tom Breendidn't know billy bragg had a wario https://t.co/aQZ6HShH5I
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10/22
2020
There are better horror effects & design in 1988 holiday film SCROOGED than in any actual horror film released in t… https://t.co/CGy4hab7X7
Retweeted by Tom Breenthe moon has been suspended following a "zoom incident" https://t.co/Thm4FZR8Od
Retweeted by Tom BreenGetting a real “Golden Bough” vibe from the mayor’s comments about our departed groundhog. “Chuckles hath died for… https://t.co/QsAuscU6RkThis is a relief https://t.co/22pR9ntdFs @SAWinchell @UConn It would be my solemn promise that at least 50 percent of the statements would be accurate @HealeyParera A song that has once again found its moment @AlexWoodJI1 I can think of five or six stories right now that would have dominated coverage for weeks as recently… https://t.co/N598ZuFFqHThe bar to entry into the news cycle is now so high that Phil Collins' divorce drama - involving an "armed takeover… https://t.co/SSXkSR5MD0It’s official: Jeffrey Katzenberg is calling investors to tell them he’s shutting the company down, sources tell… https://t.co/2eREoSTXJS
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Retweeted by Tom Breen @RRoD_Comic I know a lot of Tuckley fans have reverently recreated this entire strip for their own unsuccessful mar… https://t.co/MU2HghGXLDall of our mickey shaped foods are starting to freak him out
Retweeted by Tom BreenYann gan-y-tan (John with the fire) was said to be demon who stalked the Breton nights with a burning candle spinni… https://t.co/nqHdEZpwFo
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Retweeted by Tom BreenAre we to be spared nothing this year? https://t.co/HM4lfpaYbMAm I good to go https://t.co/H3DG3ckJUR https://t.co/lIhHtDLrXXBased on responses collected Sept. 30-Oct. 12, the #HouseholdPulseSurvey estimates that 10.3% of American adults li… https://t.co/lddIdwRMhP
Retweeted by Tom Breenbefore being on twitter: I would love to visit Italy one day, or Spain. after twitter: I NEED to see “Ohio”
Retweeted by Tom BreenThe Solomon R. Guggenheim museum opened to the public in New York on this day in 1959. A critic at The Times called… https://t.co/EgbUHQpCUM
Retweeted by Tom BreenI can’t believe it’s been 13 years since Lance Hahn died. I’d only talked to him a few times, but the news still de… https://t.co/QeSU1B8H1tSearches have been called off for west Kerry's famous friendly dolphin, Fungi. @Buailtin explains his local signif… https://t.co/pSP9btkYib
Retweeted by Tom Breenwhen you try to explain twitter to someone who isn't on it: https://t.co/s03zS0jhDE
Retweeted by Tom BreenIn the dark welsh valley, On the mountain side, Lay the little children Close to where they died. Their little live… https://t.co/37nyiCBXeL
Retweeted by Tom Breen#OTD 1966. Aberfan Disaster. Harold Wilson is campaigning in Wigan and Skelmersdale when he hears the news of the c… https://t.co/c9T9TZqCju
Retweeted by Tom BreenMy worn copy of the Aberfan Report. It catalogues the lying, incompetence and negligence which led to the deaths of… https://t.co/9UPQh8wipz
Retweeted by Tom Breen @yinzerlips This is good stuffThe governor for #Italy's Campania region Vincenzo De Luca took a stab at #Halloween, calling it an "immense idiocy… https://t.co/Q7hQfRDkX3
Retweeted by Tom Breen @jon_boucher I’d never heard this before! This is great @jon_boucher Both are great records, honestly
10/21
2020
Sooner or later every student of the Irish Revolution comes up against the same problem - trying to decipher Ernie… https://t.co/cbUuuuBfA8
Retweeted by Tom BreenAlthough he had mastered all the techniques of international proletarian revolution, Leonid never really got the ha… https://t.co/MxeizUTLZG @JabroniSean @SAWinchell Bono is from the war-torn streets of Somers, birthplace of Friendly’s; hence his searing a… https://t.co/Pg6nkbiZ1vLet us not forget the Rockville Rocket himself, Gene Pitney; the Five Satins and a zillion other New Haven doo wop… https://t.co/ib1c4bmFI8Two years ago today I was wandering the streets of Derry; today I am answering emails from a makeshift desk in my h… https://t.co/0SzvoNpgUWMy Tom Friedman Cabbie Anecdote equivalents are my neighbors, and they all say stuff like “I voted for Trump becaus… https://t.co/EJurk1wLIn @AngieColorBars I am going to listen to it on Spotify today. It’s Linda Ronstadt Week! @pattymcqueen I did! I don’t have cable. @JulieBartucca @Poitras_Colin 🤣 @ShipLives She was huge! She sold bazillions of records. She covered Elvis Costello at a time when he was still a w… https://t.co/WqpA5jdSotWhy don’t we talk more about Linda Ronstadt? She had an unstoppable run for a while there. She could sing anything.… https://t.co/sDDOR9Mu3nOur community garden program in New Milford is a partnership between our urban agriculture and @4H program. This gr… https://t.co/Y7UnOcGWVl
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10/20
2020
Last day of my mini-vacation https://t.co/diQlTjWTsCJust spent an hour setting up a new microphone and getting it to work with Audacity https://t.co/8gkhLnsp5hYou’re too late, someone already came up with the best book title of all time https://t.co/7JndfDyyBf @RRoD_Comic Think of what could have been ... we would just now be finishing the second Tuckley term, enjoying an u… https://t.co/JR8W6iafx2First Choice Superchannel - Halloween Trick or Treat Special, 1986 https://t.co/i8NIvbeDlp
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10/19
2020
There’s nothing more Manchester than a Safety Man scarecrow https://t.co/IgiWNnyNgkI don’t know what other cats do, but when a field mouse makes the mistake of sneaking into the house here, my cat b… https://t.co/kQwyJkFjH0
10/18
2020
Friends, it is a lovely autumn day here in Connecticut https://t.co/qyU1jhnvjz
10/17
2020
(Huey Lewis voice) I bought a new rug https://t.co/OXpA2nqBCZBehold: the most heavy metal building in Connecticut https://t.co/XvJQ2nRDqsThe Willimantic frogs are pandemic-safe https://t.co/IS0JT7hVqS
10/16
2020
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9/15
2020
There's a handmade sign in a yard on the way to work that just says "WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON? THINK ABOUT IT!" an… https://t.co/gVvfCiNsqF
8/14
2020
@JonathanRaab1 “Ooh, that’s my jam,” you say, about something that sounds like a city block losing power while a di… https://t.co/GJupODBDaZ
8/10
2020
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7/26
2020
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6/10
2020
@MaxinePhilavong @UConnPodcast @JulieBartucca We’re going to miss you, but we’re so grateful for all that you broug… https://t.co/4gO7f4O4JI
5/6
2020
Time for a Zoom meeting https://t.co/M7dnRo5NHl
4/15
2020
I had a fantastic time on the @1916walkingtour. When you’re in Dublin, make it a point to do it. It’s like strollin… https://t.co/aBUVjSFVQE
2/22
2020
Mount Fuji 🗻 from the bullet train https://t.co/FJPUBGOC5R
1/5
2019
Good morning and Happy New Year from Tokyo https://t.co/noi2PeKHK9
12/31
2019
One of the many times I wish I read more poetry, because all I’ve got at the moment is: “Holy cow.” https://t.co/hoE3GRoyaD
12/29
2019
Sir, can you comment on reports that you are a very good boy? https://t.co/fZU16tXjjG
2/23
2018
This is a good video about the Journal Inquirer, where I worked from 2002-2006. This gives you a feel for what news… https://t.co/E677h3ty5t
9/4
2018
Beetle Bailey is reading UConn Magazine, you should too https://t.co/FSW5VisZ2A
8/16
2017
“Why (and how) I delete all my tweets every day” by @ebruenig https://t.co/PJ1JzjcPex
6/29
2017

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