All posts by Raywat

How Do We Measure Poverty?

 

A recent Angus Reid study, reported widely in the news, showed that many Canadians are experiencing financial stress. A large proportion report needing to borrow money to buy groceries, eschewing dental care, and are experiencing hardship in ten other money-related scenarios presented to them. While sadly no one is shocked that a substantial fraction of Canadians is struggling financially, what is surprising is that the study’s estimate of that fraction is considerably higher than the official governmental numbers. The study found that about 16% of the population is “struggling”, while a further 11% is “on the edge” (i.e., at risk of struggling). This gives a total of 27% who are in some sort of financial jeopardy. Whereas, according to the official estimate, 4.8 million Canadians  (about 14%) live beneath the line of indigence. Continue reading How Do We Measure Poverty?

Twitter Tweets from 7-1-18 to 7-31-18

Archived Twitter tweets from 2018-07-01 to 2018-07-31, courtesy of the Twime Machine:


 

  • I abandoned Facebook, stopped watching late night talk shows and comedy news shows, and even youtube talk shows and… https://t.co/vPmIYz2ln2 Tue Jul 31 18:54:51 +0000 2018
  • Hey Andrej Drapal thanks for the follow! Tue Jul 31 18:32:29 +0000 2018
  • one person followed me and one person unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Tue Jul 31 16:30:49 +0000 2018
  • RT @DellDracula: Getting ready for work while mentally repeating “The wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God.” over and ove… Tue Jul 31 10:52:33 +0000 2018
  • RT @MWFriedberg: If you don’t understand the relationship between string theory and the Higgs boson, you don’t really understand the Krebs… Tue Jul 31 10:51:12 +0000 2018
  • RT @Southldntabby: Academic drag names, thank me later: • Mina Revisions • Moira Komment van Aquestion • Pia Revue • Bette Al • Tanya Trac… Tue Jul 31 10:34:54 +0000 2018
  • Expect more of this with the coming influx of self driving cars and trucks https://t.co/MYrumLi043 Tue Jul 31 10:05:23 +0000 2018
  • . @brittharr2 let’s adopt one and turn it loose on your neighbours https://t.co/hoQDAmnWFc Tue Jul 31 10:04:12 +0000 2018
  • Progress https://t.co/Vt0Av7tmIJ Tue Jul 31 10:02:23 +0000 2018
  • RT @dodo: This old feral cat had trouble settling into his new home — until he met these kittens 💞 (via @TinyKittensHQ) https://t.co/GQ2k3n… Tue Jul 31 03:51:31 +0000 2018
  • I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/xmmZ6I6Kv7 Seasonal Youth by Raywat Deonandan (CBC radio, Oct 30 2000) Tue Jul 31 03:34:44 +0000 2018
  • Found a recording of me reading one of my short stories on CBC radio 18 years ago! Had to clean up the audio qualit… https://t.co/o7ZtQtMyjg Tue Jul 31 03:31:59 +0000 2018
  • Found this old photo of me, apparently back when I was auditioning for the role of hackneyed villain in pretty much… https://t.co/tHywvVcGD5 Tue Jul 31 02:52:23 +0000 2018
  • RT @brittharr2: Being a surgeon is so rewarding Pic 1: Patient, side ripped open Pic 2: Family waiting patiently on the couch Pic 3: Reunit… Mon Jul 30 23:59:22 +0000 2018
  • The Trivago guy has no top lip. Mon Jul 30 22:43:47 +0000 2018
  • RT @bobvulfov: twitter 2010: what is “planking” and why are people doing it twitter 2018: it is wrong to kink shame the nazi for liking bi… Mon Jul 30 21:17:00 +0000 2018
  • RT @wesleysnipes: You do not owe an explanation to anyone who doesn’t understand your process for keeping inner peace 🙏🏿 Mon Jul 30 17:46:58 +0000 2018
  • RT @oliverbcampbell: Freedom is not given. It is taken. It’s not a question of who’s going to let you, it’s who is ballsy enough to stop yo… Mon Jul 30 17:46:46 +0000 2018
  • Zod damn it. Whether it’s while getting a massage or waiting in doctor’s office, there’s always some business douch… https://t.co/9mP0YixQt3 Mon Jul 30 17:42:52 +0000 2018
  • I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/hNdCf5xYO3 Big Star – Daisy Glaze Mon Jul 30 16:30:04 +0000 2018
  • @Kutchinbird She may not. But the red head is all over it. Mon Jul 30 10:29:41 +0000 2018
  • @Kutchinbird Older and sexier Mon Jul 30 02:06:00 +0000 2018
  • @subfornicalorg Oh you noticed? Blush. Mon Jul 30 02:05:45 +0000 2018
  • Always curious when I discover that people I have never interacted with have nevertheless already blocked and muted me. Mon Jul 30 00:14:27 +0000 2018
  • RT @primalpoly: The history of socialism. 1918: redistribution of wealth. 2018: redistribution of pronouns. Sun Jul 29 16:00:54 +0000 2018
  • I’m eating less and exercising more but am still gaining weight. Clearly I have discovered either an exception to a… https://t.co/jLouLiL1UO Sun Jul 29 15:59:55 +0000 2018
  • RT @JaredLogan: Mission Impossible Fallout is very good, but at one point they mention that the president knows about the mission. If the p… Sun Jul 29 15:52:26 +0000 2018
  • RT @acoyne: A city council is not a cabinet. It is a legislature. Its job is not just to decide, but to represent. https://t.co/oLBszzsTNa Sun Jul 29 15:52:07 +0000 2018
  • RT @_scottreid: BREAKING: Doug Ford to cut number of Great Lakes in half. Says new law will double efficiency for fish, watersnakes and car… Sun Jul 29 15:51:55 +0000 2018
  • RT @SophieBear__: Overheard at Starbucks Customer: hi my drink order is wrong. This is a frapp I ordered a tea. Batista: *reads cup* are… Sat Jul 28 19:14:52 +0000 2018
  • 3 people followed me and 2 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Sat Jul 28 18:46:26 +0000 2018
  • RT @rondia: Is there an animal rights candidate running for Mayor of #Toronto? Because I would totally vote for him or her. So far it’s a s… Sat Jul 28 17:44:25 +0000 2018
  • Seems like running for mayor of Toronto is the new black. Sat Jul 28 02:26:13 +0000 2018
  • I like @Ocasio2018, I really do. But when she ventures into topics beyond activism – like geopolitics and economics… https://t.co/Aks4inQvT1 Sat Jul 28 02:16:07 +0000 2018
  • @Leniloo92 I’m having flashbacks! Sat Jul 28 01:55:23 +0000 2018
  • Rewatching classic Dr Who. Man, I’d forgotten what excellent, patient and creative science fiction stories they were. Sat Jul 28 01:43:57 +0000 2018
  • Well this is upsetting: we have spoiled almost all of the oceans’ wilderness. https://t.co/EGYsNCu1Aw Fri Jul 27 18:07:19 +0000 2018
  • RT @pete_schultz: Nothing sounds right about the words “The Secretary of Education’s Yacht” Fri Jul 27 16:30:18 +0000 2018
  • RT @ass_deans: Not everyone. Please check in with the dean’s office before speaking on controversial issues, even if you have spent a lifet… Fri Jul 27 14:56:46 +0000 2018
  • Still my favourite TV show of all time. I watch an episode every day. https://t.co/sCNxvY0VeT Fri Jul 27 14:56:23 +0000 2018
  • RT @ferrisjabr: If you put chalk under a powerful microscope—white cliffs of Dover type chalk, not the modern blackboard variety—you will s… Fri Jul 27 11:59:15 +0000 2018
  • Hey ActionBookz thanks for the follow! Fri Jul 27 04:44:22 +0000 2018
  • If you kill your own clone, is it murder or suicide? Thu Jul 26 20:38:36 +0000 2018
  • RT @aparnapkin: Grant me the serenity to not read the comments, the courage to not read the comments, and the wisdom to not read the commen… Thu Jul 26 16:52:36 +0000 2018
  • Every week it seems there’s a trending story about a beautiful model woman who poses nude for some cause or other,… https://t.co/a5cFvgA5Ks Thu Jul 26 16:03:19 +0000 2018
  • Hmm. Facebook stock price tanks mere hours after I abandon my account. Coincidence? I think not. Thu Jul 26 16:01:24 +0000 2018
  • .@RedParrots https://t.co/NOgnGu8whh Thu Jul 26 11:38:53 +0000 2018
  • RT @AmirSariaslan: This is hilarious 😂 https://t.co/LxR2dF84j2 Thu Jul 26 11:38:29 +0000 2018
  • RT @walruswhisperer: Just got this heartbreaking image of Zeus the walrus at Marineland. He’s so thin…lethargic. He’s literally dying as… Thu Jul 26 11:36:54 +0000 2018
  • Hey Even Cool thanks for the follow! Thu Jul 26 04:57:20 +0000 2018
  • RT @MuhammadLila: You know the #TorontoShooting suspect? He was Muslim. You know who else was? The head of the trauma unit that perfor… Thu Jul 26 04:16:53 +0000 2018
  • RT @stephenlautens: “Knock, knock.” “Who’s there?” “Stephen Harper.” “Stephen Harper who?” “You know, Stephen Harper.” “Sorry dude -… Thu Jul 26 04:08:33 +0000 2018
  • RT @RobynUrback: If Lastman wins, Torontonians will be living in a city run by someone’s son, in a province run by someone’s brother, in a… Thu Jul 26 04:08:23 +0000 2018
  • 2 people followed me and 3 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Wed Jul 25 17:34:53 +0000 2018
  • @RedParrots With 2000 FB friends, it’s a statistical certainty that at least one person finds any of my posts offen… https://t.co/rp1IelewnL Wed Jul 25 15:20:48 +0000 2018
  • The threshold for what is considered offensive continues to fall faster than I can adapt. Therefore I’m trying to… https://t.co/O6erz7E7I4 Wed Jul 25 14:41:00 +0000 2018
  • Enjoying episode 1 of “Tea for Two” by @IonaItalia and @HPluckrose https://t.co/4XaXSz0xvk Wed Jul 25 13:01:15 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/tIdobEz3Me Wed Jul 25 12:16:51 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/FV9cXjXko0 Tue Jul 24 23:51:47 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/rndYMjvDLs Tue Jul 24 23:43:27 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/qpVZvrbzxO Tue Jul 24 23:27:18 +0000 2018
  • I sent my thoughts and prayers, but they came back with postage due. Tue Jul 24 23:19:09 +0000 2018
  • Going through security at Toronto island airport. The woman at the bag scanner takes my boarding pass, gives it to… https://t.co/egq5LsQbFr Tue Jul 24 23:15:38 +0000 2018
  • At the new Toronto island airport. The couches have AC outlets. There are small work cubicles, too, but they don’t… https://t.co/1CWjNnk8wC Tue Jul 24 23:12:37 +0000 2018
  • Dear @GOtransit I just had to vacate the quiet zone on one of your trains BECAUSE IT WAS TOO NOISY. When did the qu… https://t.co/D3WezbAdfE Tue Jul 24 21:00:24 +0000 2018
  • RT @TheTweetOfGod: Attention: Will the owners of a blue planet with plate tectonics please attend to your vehicle. It is overheating. Tue Jul 24 20:46:54 +0000 2018
  • This is me. There is still honour among pervs. https://t.co/TH8KNth4NT Tue Jul 24 16:01:40 +0000 2018
  • I, too, have thought about this. https://t.co/swNvljathS Tue Jul 24 14:33:52 +0000 2018
  • Hey Bryan Falchuk, Author, Speaker, Life Coach thanks for the follow! Mon Jul 23 23:27:09 +0000 2018
  • .@DavidBilbert https://t.co/wNkJgCTnnq Mon Jul 23 20:12:20 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/E544oLfnRS Mon Jul 23 20:10:42 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/gZlENFjmUd Mon Jul 23 20:09:54 +0000 2018
  • While I’m busy complaining about how annoying vaping is, a Pittsburgh woman donates kidney to total stranger after… https://t.co/00SGfKlif5 Mon Jul 23 19:25:20 +0000 2018
  • People who vape are so fucking annoying. Volume of smoke (to whatever it is) is much greater than a cigarette and impossible to avoid. Mon Jul 23 16:36:40 +0000 2018
  • Who is qualified to explain male life to women more than trans men? Really interesting reading https://t.co/uznlmJlDTt Mon Jul 23 15:32:18 +0000 2018
  • RT @davidakin: A perfectly appropriate expense. One which future prime ministers — say, one with five kids whose initials are A.S. — might… Mon Jul 23 13:41:29 +0000 2018
  • RT @BraneRunner: @smsaideman too many professors spoil the broth Mon Jul 23 13:31:26 +0000 2018
  • TTC didn’t stop at Chester station this morning. Guess the area is still cordoned off for police investigation. Mon Jul 23 13:04:29 +0000 2018
  • RT @SteveStuWill: Humans: Males commit 95% of homicides and are 79% of homicide victims https://t.co/Ob5jGp4kTC Chimps: Males commit 92% o… Mon Jul 23 12:22:54 +0000 2018
  • Hey Alex Munster thanks for the follow! Mon Jul 23 10:08:19 +0000 2018
  • Hey Renata Pereira thanks for the follow! Mon Jul 23 08:08:20 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/MOegv17fzp Mon Jul 23 03:44:50 +0000 2018
  • Math. https://t.co/KZdSzlNAtt Mon Jul 23 02:57:42 +0000 2018
  • @BraneRunner This one clearly prefers the taste of ass Mon Jul 23 02:35:20 +0000 2018
  • Here is a pic of a lizard being swallowed by a snake. But the lizard says, “Fuck you!” and bites the snake’s ass. L… https://t.co/QpfbKj39uC Mon Jul 23 02:23:53 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/qzKaTH8XjN Mon Jul 23 02:20:41 +0000 2018
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  • 2 people followed me and one person unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Sun Jul 22 16:19:09 +0000 2018
  • I have fond memories of all of these…. except for 10, 15, 16 and 17 https://t.co/wlhrJGuO3g Sun Jul 22 02:01:12 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/SdpJ7b8zM3 Sun Jul 22 01:41:59 +0000 2018
  • Donald Dump https://t.co/KOggqWAQio Sun Jul 22 01:40:07 +0000 2018
  • Hey LisaDSBildy thanks for the follow! Sat Jul 21 13:08:22 +0000 2018
  • Hey Ophelia Syndrome thanks for the follow! Sat Jul 21 04:08:12 +0000 2018
  • RT @ChaseMit: Hey Disney, you know who said worse things than James Gunn? Walt Disney. Fri Jul 20 21:54:33 +0000 2018
  • And she uses the notoriety to promote a local animal shelter. Oh, I do like this Emelia Holden https://t.co/2tYeltSWNP Fri Jul 20 15:37:57 +0000 2018
  • RT @_youhadonejob1: A couple of times. https://t.co/cO1XUxfSll Fri Jul 20 15:32:30 +0000 2018
  • Loyalty… not even once. https://t.co/ccuSg6SAZ7 Fri Jul 20 15:16:39 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/lXKipfvsSp Fri Jul 20 15:15:42 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/a3oz77WpIm Fri Jul 20 15:12:44 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/lyXGtRD1CV Fri Jul 20 15:10:24 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/onSXADed4q Fri Jul 20 14:57:07 +0000 2018
  • On the anniversary of the Moon landing, I’m re-posting an article I wrote 9 years ago about the event https://t.co/gluet4Hv7R Fri Jul 20 14:29:09 +0000 2018
  • .@brittharr2 and I watched “Maigret” with subtitles that were Bosnian or Croatian. One word kept popping up in the… https://t.co/p66c9xSl7u Fri Jul 20 14:22:51 +0000 2018
  • RT @primalpoly: The Left needs to understand that wealth is created, not plundered. The Right needs to understand that sexual freedom is n… Fri Jul 20 10:04:11 +0000 2018
  • @bumblebrie Quebec ethno nationalism has long history of promoting fertility through a variety of financial, legal and social incentives. Fri Jul 20 10:02:43 +0000 2018
  • Today, Edmund Hillary would have been 99 had he lived, and the Moon landing would have been 49 had it happened. #shutupitsajoke Fri Jul 20 09:55:54 +0000 2018
  • RT @CMNelsonPhoto: A fence can’t stop my two-year-old from playing with his new best friend. https://t.co/9QBuaq4Ee2 Fri Jul 20 00:29:36 +0000 2018
  • Uhoh. Does MUN medical school have long to live? https://t.co/rCnGHh9pTe Thu Jul 19 20:34:56 +0000 2018
  • 2 people followed me and 2 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Thu Jul 19 16:28:35 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/eJAeB98JYr Thu Jul 19 15:06:32 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/NxLg82LseJ Thu Jul 19 15:03:43 +0000 2018
  • Pricetag placement is key. https://t.co/550LTSqRfC Thu Jul 19 15:03:21 +0000 2018
  • . @brittharr2 https://t.co/69uj9JLgEj Thu Jul 19 12:45:50 +0000 2018
  • “(Gold) gets dug out of the ground in Africa, or someplace. Then we melt it down, dig another hole, bury it again,… https://t.co/aXbCZ4WMGJ Thu Jul 19 12:23:19 +0000 2018
  • “The mob can never be appeased, even when all its demands have been met.” Thu Jul 19 10:24:10 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/9rQ5VWzJrh Thu Jul 19 04:12:58 +0000 2018
  • Animated GIF of the day https://t.co/p0Atfj5SNm Thu Jul 19 04:10:57 +0000 2018
  • Face of an ant under an electron microscope. Looks like a hipster barista who plays bass in a garage band. https://t.co/5mWn9nGTrk Thu Jul 19 04:09:50 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/RthINqLsGD Thu Jul 19 04:00:45 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/Vna81Q71bJ Thu Jul 19 03:59:54 +0000 2018
  • From reddit, of course. https://t.co/L6Aab5uVJq Thu Jul 19 03:37:15 +0000 2018
  • Hey Team Sherzai thanks for the follow! Wed Jul 18 19:29:35 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/T6alzbDEx6 Wed Jul 18 13:56:07 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/bArcWVY09h Wed Jul 18 13:51:32 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/sGRIeSS6mT Wed Jul 18 13:51:15 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/PC2I9NrnTz Wed Jul 18 10:09:01 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/apkY5v9Xvt Wed Jul 18 02:57:04 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/EMCIPyq6uo Wed Jul 18 02:54:53 +0000 2018
  • Reason #1 for why I don’t miss living in a big city. The asshole density is of neutron star proportions. https://t.co/SyrbfQSt8m Wed Jul 18 00:54:20 +0000 2018
  • (Stolen from a dude on Reddit) World: “So now you’re saying Russia did interfere in the elections?” Trump: “Yesn’t.” Wed Jul 18 00:48:30 +0000 2018
  • @probheardright 😮 Tue Jul 17 20:35:40 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/lSNvyCdedA Tue Jul 17 20:34:00 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/9rPVy3Fgd2 Tue Jul 17 20:30:52 +0000 2018
  • Son to mother: “Mom, all the kids in the school are making fun of me because I am still a virgin.” Mother: “Well,… https://t.co/d0hB5KCeve Tue Jul 17 19:30:18 +0000 2018
  • RT @sapinker: Are depression & anxiety soaring? (no) Do antidepressants work? (yes) Which sex is more vulnerable to anxiety & depression? (… Tue Jul 17 13:20:28 +0000 2018
  • @nbarrowman Self driving cars do. It’s right there in the name. Tue Jul 17 03:54:37 +0000 2018
  • RT @SirPatStew: Since I was a child, I’ve fantasized about keeping bees, and I finally am. BeeStew! 🐝 https://t.co/b4VuYMSi3O Tue Jul 17 01:35:12 +0000 2018
  • .@nbarrowman https://t.co/6Qd5SAQm5a Mon Jul 16 16:31:32 +0000 2018
  • one person followed me and 2 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Mon Jul 16 16:13:54 +0000 2018
  • As we enter an era of artistic mediocrity… https://t.co/QuexAB4Q8b Mon Jul 16 14:57:43 +0000 2018
  • Geez. I hope they changed the sheets. “The world’s oldest hotel has been a family business for 52 generations 😳” https://t.co/szg7fH5wtM Mon Jul 16 14:18:01 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/IW3s8pXyAn Mon Jul 16 11:48:44 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/Ea5512fCAU Mon Jul 16 04:29:54 +0000 2018
  • Kill it! It’s a witch! https://t.co/MnRMVWf9ES Sun Jul 15 23:06:28 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/wKC3tfuo4g Sun Jul 15 18:34:34 +0000 2018
  • Apparently these are called mochi cakes. I don’t know what they are or what’s in them. But I do know that I want th… https://t.co/GXEOyNeRhs Sat Jul 14 22:27:41 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/izIkjFpusm Sat Jul 14 22:26:59 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/MeJq2C1N5f Sat Jul 14 22:23:40 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/bxCTdAWnOy Sat Jul 14 13:53:30 +0000 2018
  • Hey Andrew Malcolm thanks for the follow! Sat Jul 14 13:29:08 +0000 2018
  • Still a better love story than Twilight https://t.co/9e62wRG93H Sat Jul 14 13:23:16 +0000 2018
  • Lovely photo of a Turkish girl carrying a goat on her back that just gave birth and her dog carrying the baby. What… https://t.co/Tu3cX0EHPO Sat Jul 14 13:21:12 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/WAFOkKG4Jg Sat Jul 14 13:05:04 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/QlgG7seCSS Sat Jul 14 13:04:33 +0000 2018
  • @Leniloo92 Who wants blood pressure? I want an open circulatory system like an insect Sat Jul 14 02:47:42 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/kfYPBoZrV2 Fri Jul 13 18:42:47 +0000 2018
  • RT @Chris17050: @bertkreischer https://t.co/Sx28v4tuuF Fri Jul 13 18:41:16 +0000 2018
  • Watching Luke Cage season 2. What INSANELY good looking people. Fri Jul 13 18:10:37 +0000 2018
  • @nbarrowman If you see the graph, you cannot laugh Fri Jul 13 18:00:21 +0000 2018
  • One month of veganism has dropped my resting HR dramatically https://t.co/BDcYIWmyCI Fri Jul 13 17:25:53 +0000 2018
  • 2 people followed me and 2 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Fri Jul 13 17:11:42 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/n2ai9a1qpP Fri Jul 13 17:04:52 +0000 2018
  • shuddup, it’s a joke https://t.co/qR2718uNpP Fri Jul 13 17:04:04 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/6xfbaQXPYr Fri Jul 13 17:03:13 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/exXcgfzsFx Fri Jul 13 16:36:22 +0000 2018
  • Interesting ad placment https://t.co/D9r09bRZn6 Fri Jul 13 15:47:10 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/kAzG039JGy Fri Jul 13 14:23:09 +0000 2018
  • Happy 78th birthday to @SirPatStew https://t.co/urWiv3y9fd Fri Jul 13 14:22:59 +0000 2018
  • @DavidBilbert He just tweeted the same thing Fri Jul 13 00:32:18 +0000 2018
  • Ha! People actually think this is real. https://t.co/p3zKqI9SpR Thu Jul 12 21:34:12 +0000 2018
  • “If You’re Criticizing Elon Musk for Trying to Save Kids With a Mini-Submarine, It’s Time to Take a Long, Hard Look… https://t.co/5ccVhe328A Thu Jul 12 21:24:49 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/Sj7YCDs3Qs Thu Jul 12 20:26:54 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/MzI87kkNny Thu Jul 12 20:23:26 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/tt9G8cYZp5 Thu Jul 12 18:48:35 +0000 2018
  • Getting really fed up with armchair heroes who only know how to take down those trying to do good in the world. “We… https://t.co/ZEZuyWR2Tg Thu Jul 12 18:45:58 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/R1O99JvhpN Thu Jul 12 16:23:00 +0000 2018
  • It’s mildly embarrassing how much I enjoy traveling on the GO train. Thu Jul 12 12:35:28 +0000 2018
  • Hey Michael Orsini thanks for the follow! Thu Jul 12 11:44:35 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/k5Ws1TOGhC Wed Jul 11 13:48:13 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/ytfLHk0N0L Wed Jul 11 13:47:51 +0000 2018
  • “Dear America, appreciate your allies. After all, you don’t have that many.” Sad part is that this time Trump might… https://t.co/S3UqxCguxI Wed Jul 11 13:34:34 +0000 2018
  • israeli team is too late to win the Google Lunar X Prize, but still might make it to the Moon https://t.co/i6KvJacrdD Wed Jul 11 13:32:49 +0000 2018
  • Hey Sanni Yaya thanks for the follow! Wed Jul 11 12:09:22 +0000 2018
  • Video of former UFC welterweight champion @MattSerraUFC subduing a violent crazy man in a restaurant https://t.co/s17GPs2sf9 Wed Jul 11 02:37:38 +0000 2018
  • “When you humanize your enemy, you, in turn, may be dehumanized by your community.” Wed Jul 11 01:33:39 +0000 2018
  • When I want to pretend to be smart, I play Mouret’s “Rondeau” in the background https://t.co/zZDWmEUKiY Wed Jul 11 01:30:21 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/0FKcM8Aqkg Wed Jul 11 00:48:36 +0000 2018
  • “A common man marvels at uncommon things. A wise man marvels at the commonplace.” -Confucius Wed Jul 11 00:28:44 +0000 2018
  • Watching a youtube discussion of Google business practices, which the discussants frequently saying the word, “Goog… https://t.co/3AkoLcDmtb Tue Jul 10 22:50:05 +0000 2018
  • Was disappointed that Sri Sri Ravi Shankar doesn’t play sitar. D’ohh! Tue Jul 10 21:54:46 +0000 2018
  • I tell people this and they don’t believe me: the world record for fasting is THREE HUNDRED EIGHTY TWO DAYS with ze… https://t.co/F6W9TCwLPb Tue Jul 10 21:41:16 +0000 2018
  • Memories. https://t.co/QCFICvHXle Tue Jul 10 20:14:05 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/WlPZKrhahs Tue Jul 10 20:11:25 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/1eTEICGv1G Tue Jul 10 20:10:53 +0000 2018
  • I am in agreeance with those who agree that the word agreeance is not a synonym for agreement, but is rather the act of agreement. Tue Jul 10 20:06:57 +0000 2018
  • Colour me surprised. Not. https://t.co/REuN4TqKVE Tue Jul 10 18:51:32 +0000 2018
  • @RedParrots i.e. most university professors Tue Jul 10 18:47:35 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/mYRwkqCx6C Tue Jul 10 18:40:40 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/1p1rPvubL3 Tue Jul 10 18:38:10 +0000 2018
  • Since I want everyone to have sexual satisfaction, even plants, I have placed my flowering hibiscus outside. Hopefu… https://t.co/0v6eolqEFA Tue Jul 10 18:27:11 +0000 2018
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  • @rondia @elonmusk He did a hell of a lot more than send his “thoughts and prayers” Tue Jul 10 14:23:13 +0000 2018
  • This is not hate. I celebrate what @elonmusk tried to do in Thailand. But this is still funny as fuck: https://t.co/8PqNKk3x1h Tue Jul 10 14:21:58 +0000 2018
  • I don’t get the hate that @elonmusk receives from the virtuous set. The man has a colossal ego, but so what? He’s s… https://t.co/MVzbWcxkRY Tue Jul 10 14:15:38 +0000 2018
  • The world is made up of two kinds of people: those who do things and those who criticize those who do things. Both… https://t.co/zXgODj5R2t Tue Jul 10 13:54:46 +0000 2018
  • RT @tedgracey: Ekapol Chanthawong lost his whole family as a kid. He trained as a monk & then devoted his life to helping coach kids. He ke… Tue Jul 10 04:01:03 +0000 2018
  • @PainDetective hey it’s natural! Tue Jul 10 00:14:25 +0000 2018
  • If I lived in Pompeii when the volcano was erupting, this would be my final moment, too. https://t.co/0VckUyJyTT Mon Jul 09 13:59:47 +0000 2018
  • My grade 7 music teacher told us that ELP wrote “Fanfare for the Common Man.” Lies! All lies! Aaron Copland wrote… https://t.co/MtTQbSBwMX Mon Jul 09 06:32:08 +0000 2018
  • Unbelievable video form the surface of a comet https://t.co/y4GKf1jYqV Sun Jul 08 23:59:56 +0000 2018
  • I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/1GB4nkX4Hv Thailand cave rescue: Meet the volunteer helpers – BBC News Sun Jul 08 20:03:37 +0000 2018
  • .@HeatherEHeying is such an interesting and insightful woman https://t.co/7TrW31d6nv Sun Jul 08 18:37:14 +0000 2018
  • RT @DaveRhodes1898: Only rooting for one soccer team today⚽ #ThaiCaveRescue #YouGotThis #TheWorldIsWatching https://t.co/6DoskPtRq8 Sun Jul 08 17:07:37 +0000 2018
  • Cripes. I’m having a panic attack just thinking about this. #thaicaverescue https://t.co/WzXBnOtZop Sun Jul 08 17:04:41 +0000 2018
  • Fingers crossed that everyone gets out safely and that they all get a piece of the movie rights #thaicaverescue https://t.co/aZ2THG0sau Sun Jul 08 16:45:06 +0000 2018
  • Man, I’m getting really emotional thinking about today’s rescue. What a moment. #ThaiCaveRescue https://t.co/SoRxbDmwYe Sun Jul 08 16:20:35 +0000 2018
  • RT @GrupoCapitolSpa: I hope everyone takes a moment today to remember Saman Gunan, the Thai Navy Seal that died making sure the kids stuck… Sun Jul 08 16:16:08 +0000 2018
  • @persephone247 I like watching Brock lose at things Sun Jul 08 04:52:10 +0000 2018
  • @persephone247 Still. I will watch the shit out of that fight. Sun Jul 08 04:46:23 +0000 2018
  • Increasingly I’m suspecting that wrestling might be the single best martial art #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 04:41:44 +0000 2018
  • Did Joe just drop an F bomb in his role as commentator? Might be first time #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 04:39:10 +0000 2018
  • That’s some weak WWE shit #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 04:34:27 +0000 2018
  • RT @GOOCHAVELI: Daniel Cormier once again reppin’ for the fat boys!!! 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾 #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 04:28:00 +0000 2018
  • Jon Jones must be going INSANE now #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 04:27:31 +0000 2018
  • Well Stipe definitely has the scarier walk-in #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 04:15:32 +0000 2018
  • I accept that DC might be the greatest martial artist of all time. But looking at his physique, my brain just can’t… https://t.co/dGQIqc5N82 Sun Jul 08 04:12:47 +0000 2018
  • WTF? Is Brock gonna do a run-in? #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 04:05:24 +0000 2018
  • Elon Musk will save us all https://t.co/0nfaqtT4Rj Sun Jul 08 04:04:47 +0000 2018
  • I love Perry as a fighter, but I miss him as the lead singer of Journey #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 03:28:57 +0000 2018
  • RT @mma_gifs_: What a fight!! And now we have LEWIS VS NGANNOU UP NEXT!!! #UFC226 https://t.co/3ir3VS347q Sun Jul 08 03:27:21 +0000 2018
  • That Perry left hook weirdly became a hammer fist #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 03:25:36 +0000 2018
  • Paul Felder looks like Lucifer from Supernatural https://t.co/FfMzmF7CvG #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 03:17:22 +0000 2018
  • Perry looks like he’s wearing a yarmulke #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 03:12:08 +0000 2018
  • RT @HogT1de: FYI…All you WOOO assholes at live sporting events are why we can’t have nice things. I remember my first night out drinking… Sun Jul 08 03:11:12 +0000 2018
  • @brittharr2 i thought that would get your attention Sun Jul 08 03:04:14 +0000 2018
  • Hey シンデ ィ thanks for the follow! Sun Jul 08 03:03:11 +0000 2018
  • Gokhan Saki has been knocked out by killers several times in his career. Maybe his chin isn’t what it used to be, a… https://t.co/w3vSTchScH Sun Jul 08 03:00:45 +0000 2018
  • I just want to see Mike Perry’s dance entrance. It makes me feel funny in my swimsuit region. #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 02:55:46 +0000 2018
  • Matt Hughes always rocking that special education haircut #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 02:52:54 +0000 2018
  • wow. haven’t seen a triangle-switch-to-armbar victory in UFC in a long while #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 02:50:23 +0000 2018
  • RT @persephone247: I watch movies like this and find myself wishing I could have lived during this time and had this type of romance and th… Sun Jul 08 02:39:58 +0000 2018
  • RT @persephone247: Daniel Cormier still has all his baby fat…and most of his adult fat. #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 02:39:25 +0000 2018
  • @persephone247 which 40%? The spelling? Sun Jul 08 02:38:44 +0000 2018
  • Okay, Stipe deserves the victory; he’s done everything right. But if DC wins, the drama is set for another Jones fi… https://t.co/1zvdA8IECe Sun Jul 08 02:36:09 +0000 2018
  • Crap. I wonder what supplements he’s on #UFC226 https://t.co/cpMbit1grh Sun Jul 08 02:31:04 +0000 2018
  • HOLY SHIT #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 02:24:32 +0000 2018
  • Damn it. My illegally pirated stream of #ufc226 just froze Sun Jul 08 02:21:12 +0000 2018
  • retweeted mostly for the Rick and Morty reference https://t.co/uyLDuIAWp8 Sun Jul 08 02:17:48 +0000 2018
  • Whenever I hear “Gokhan Saki” I immediately assume he’s a new character on Dragonball Z #UFC226 Sun Jul 08 02:13:40 +0000 2018
  • I would like to see @UriahHallMMA become the assassin we all want him to be tonight #ufc226 Sun Jul 08 01:40:33 +0000 2018
  • RIP comic book legend Steve Ditko Sun Jul 08 01:38:18 +0000 2018
  • I saw that “Russia” was trending and wasn’t sure if it was a sports thing, or if I needed to get my sweet ass to the fallout shelter. Sun Jul 08 00:45:45 +0000 2018
  • @CKuziemsky you mean the guy I hired to ghostwrite it? Sun Jul 08 00:10:14 +0000 2018
  • @RedParrots For that price, I will inscribe it into your toenails Sat Jul 07 23:23:29 +0000 2018
  • According to Amazon, a new copy of my 2nd book goes for $8.99. But a used copy goes for the great limited deal of $… https://t.co/1hSqJ1ICrW Sat Jul 07 23:16:34 +0000 2018
  • A friend just dug this up…. a signed copy of the manuscript from my 2nd book, way back in 2003. https://t.co/qD679rRLx5 Sat Jul 07 23:10:30 +0000 2018
  • Just saw Ant-Man 2. Lame story with eye-rolling technobabble…. but nothing blew up and no one was killed, yet her… https://t.co/fnJYoVh72U Sat Jul 07 23:07:23 +0000 2018
  • Just saw Ant-Man 2. Damn, Michelle Pfeiffer looks good at 60! Sat Jul 07 23:00:31 +0000 2018
  • @good_egg @brittharr2 My blood type is also my motto: B positive. #shutupitsfunny Sat Jul 07 19:01:34 +0000 2018
  • I knew a soft spoken young man who rescued a woman who had fallen onto the train tracks. He then got onto the next… https://t.co/ynecHkGjl8 Sat Jul 07 18:58:37 +0000 2018
  • RT @brittharr2: My O negative blood guilt is getting to me. Hydrating up and donating today! https://t.co/9Iq7VPFtGC Sat Jul 07 18:33:21 +0000 2018
  • 3 people followed me and one person unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Sat Jul 07 15:30:34 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/qEuGGt1P6A Fri Jul 06 21:28:24 +0000 2018
  • One of my many house plants regularly drops a snaking vine and I usually trim it back. I think this time I will let… https://t.co/aiIcSPdKgD Fri Jul 06 20:59:38 +0000 2018
  • RT @sapinker: What’s gotten into the NY Times? “Happy Birthday Karl Marx – You were right”? Repeated articles against free speech? In Quill… Fri Jul 06 20:19:52 +0000 2018
  • I don’t understand why there are different brands of ketchup. They all taste the same to me. Fri Jul 06 20:00:27 +0000 2018
  • RT @IonaItalia: Well, just spotted a Christian conservative excoriating Darwinism because it contradicts the Bible & an ultra woke leftist… Fri Jul 06 19:30:32 +0000 2018
  • @BraneRunner But won’t it go blind? 😉 Fri Jul 06 19:27:20 +0000 2018
  • Every day my indoor hibiscus flowers anew, and every night its blossoms fall to the floor, its pollen uncollected.… https://t.co/WT0vTZV3mn Fri Jul 06 18:47:12 +0000 2018
  • Hey Terry Newman thanks for the follow! Fri Jul 06 13:48:21 +0000 2018
  • “Maybe there’s an opening for not a trade negotiator, but a trade therapist.” -some Bloomberg analyst Fri Jul 06 13:42:15 +0000 2018
  • “one does not sway hearts and souls through the policing of language, the policing of thoughts, the silencing of vo… https://t.co/bdM8INGmZZ Fri Jul 06 13:36:06 +0000 2018
  • Hey What’s Trending thanks for the follow! Fri Jul 06 06:58:05 +0000 2018
  • RT @rolandparis: I’m so tired of Donald Trump insisting that other advanced industrial economies, including Canada, charge substantially hi… Thu Jul 05 20:00:43 +0000 2018
  • @JustHerod how about saturday or sunday brunch? Thu Jul 05 19:43:03 +0000 2018
  • @JustHerod why yes I am. *blush* This had better not be that OTHER Adrian! Thu Jul 05 18:36:34 +0000 2018
  • Well meaning amateur posts article expressing interesting pop science theory. Specialist with very narrow but deep… https://t.co/q3fNxxOT2e Thu Jul 05 16:17:13 +0000 2018
  • Recent grad looking for an opportunity with responsibility and impact? Yellowknife is recruiting a Risk and Perform… https://t.co/wujuaZwMsw Thu Jul 05 15:46:17 +0000 2018
  • Any of my professor friends out there also experiencing a higher than usual number of requests to review journal ma… https://t.co/ykoy2tF46x Thu Jul 05 14:43:59 +0000 2018
  • #fail https://t.co/h933CWLA5I Thu Jul 05 13:29:05 +0000 2018
  • Pardon the racism https://t.co/9CE3o4JhPo Thu Jul 05 13:28:25 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/C7tSjA9XC5 Thu Jul 05 13:26:05 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/MpBJjwAaw2 Thu Jul 05 13:22:54 +0000 2018
  • Trolling a mosquito https://t.co/pBI8aVKzSj Thu Jul 05 13:21:18 +0000 2018
  • Hey Layal Alessandra thanks for the follow! Wed Jul 04 23:22:33 +0000 2018
  • Once you’ve had a Chinatown foot massage, an hour later you want another. https://t.co/MovTqq087e Wed Jul 04 22:00:22 +0000 2018
  • one person followed me and 3 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Wed Jul 04 15:39:19 +0000 2018
  • Overwhelmingly, more people die globally of cardiovascular disease than by war, crime, suicide, natural disasters, and terrorism combined. Tue Jul 03 20:42:44 +0000 2018
  • Really? I have to deal with this nonsense now? https://t.co/W8Z4ETSLyr Tue Jul 03 19:42:15 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/XSJwqt8K6M Tue Jul 03 17:59:48 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/l7xuNvlPQU Tue Jul 03 17:42:14 +0000 2018
  • As a former federal “Chief Scientist”, this makes me feel weird https://t.co/2eO87E82nt Tue Jul 03 17:27:56 +0000 2018
  • I saw that “Paul McCartney” was trending and immediately feared the worst. Seems the news is that he’s touring agai… https://t.co/pWsRKxZmfS Tue Jul 03 17:01:45 +0000 2018
  • I’m trying to eat less sugar. Then I see something like this, and my pancreas becomes pure insulin. https://t.co/qJNq8VC1iX Tue Jul 03 15:41:02 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/4QNSAK0r1J Tue Jul 03 15:39:50 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/mpFxoUGzbC Tue Jul 03 15:33:51 +0000 2018
  • https://t.co/exqVHecxU2 Tue Jul 03 15:33:12 +0000 2018
  • I didn’t think it was possible for me to care less about professional team sports. Yet here we are. Tue Jul 03 12:13:15 +0000 2018
  • Three alarms – – my Google Home, my phone, and my actual alarm clock – – were set to wake me at 5am. Yet I woke at 7am. Technology fail. Tue Jul 03 11:56:22 +0000 2018
  • Hey Damage Control thanks for the follow! Tue Jul 03 04:32:04 +0000 2018
  • Gawd, I’d forgotten what a horrid movie Armageddon is. Tue Jul 03 03:15:13 +0000 2018
  • RT @primalpoly: The humanities, before and after postmodern epistemology. https://t.co/VV73iVw4y8 Mon Jul 02 23:48:55 +0000 2018
  • “This dog was bitten by a rattlesnake while saving his human” https://t.co/NFgYZ0flMA Mon Jul 02 16:27:00 +0000 2018
  • Only the latest reason that I don’t take Vice (or for that matter Vox) seriously: https://t.co/83CYaMVRy6 Mon Jul 02 12:02:58 +0000 2018
  • 2 people followed me and 2 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by https://t.co/yRgI1VBdDc Sun Jul 01 16:27:56 +0000 2018
  • I still want to call it “Dominion Day” Sun Jul 01 16:16:04 +0000 2018
  • “Poetry is bad stand-up. It’s carefully chosen words with no laugh at the end.” -Jerry Seinfeld Sun Jul 01 16:09:18 +0000 2018
  • “They say pimpin’ ain’t easy. What they don’t tell you is that it’s even more difficult being a prostitute.” -Norm MacDonald. Sun Jul 01 15:43:37 +0000 2018
  • .@nbarrowman https://t.co/0fBT9nHj9U Sun Jul 01 13:59:28 +0000 2018