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Michael Tobis PhD., computational methods applied to geophysical fluid dynamics, U Wis - Madison. "master of all trades, doctor of none"

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  • @gordon_struth Yep Fri Oct 18
  • @tonydunc @jgkoomey Yup. Fri Oct 18
  • We’re rapidly heading back to the 1980s when any actual choices in arts, never mind discourse, are becoming invisib… https://t.co/VEF2pRrsgk Fri Oct 18
  • Me looking up an obscure blues rock band on YouTube: Cool. YouTube: you might also like Eric Clapton. Me: Everybo… https://t.co/wh6bgcyzJH Fri Oct 18
  • https://t.co/KPcwoHqeok https://t.co/ZMO5pnORqQ Fri Oct 18
  • “It took centuries for the public sphere to develop—and the technology companies have eviscerated it in a flash.” Fri Oct 18
  • RT @voidspace: My goal in training is not to deliver information but to deliver understanding. Watching that light switch on is is almost… Fri Oct 18
  • I may be alone on this, but for me it definitely counts against Singh that he would do this. A lot. Panders to a ve… https://t.co/kNDpLJhNSt Fri Oct 18
  • @jmkorhonen @jgkoomey @robsMast Yes this is a big problem. People prefer polish, and that’s expensive. (cf Linux on… https://t.co/dyOTcxRJZd Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Replacing FB is just a matter of will; it’s almost trivial. Replacing the journalism and public… https://t.co/iUYNZJJAGB Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast The word “website” is a misleading description of the service provided by social media. The cod… https://t.co/NHRveYHnng Fri Oct 18
  • RT @DaveToke: @LeoHickman is this serious? That's less than one year's GDP! Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast But on existing internet infrastructure, even that much centralized software is unnecessary. Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast This doesn’t replace Google or threaten their business model (search is not social media) which… https://t.co/s17Q4GBMNi Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast If I subscribe to you, my machine pings your machine for news. No intermediary necessary. The i… https://t.co/HmOgKSQghR Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Yes video is going to cost you a few bucks but text & static images & most scripts are too chea… https://t.co/M4ZgooKHYf Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Aargh. No no no. We had email before google. Anyway. https://t.co/RBR6Zg1qYp The non-tech com… https://t.co/dmMwtTgsA2 Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast How does email work, Jon? Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Own a URL. It’s cheap. On many blog services it’s free. Done. *this is not technically speculat… https://t.co/vOdzHwYiTO Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Volunteer labour built the internet in the first place. Nothing prevents volunteer labour from… https://t.co/WYCUJTw29W Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey @robsMast Coders, yes. Infrastructure, no. This is the frustrating aspect of it all. The infrastructure a… https://t.co/MwjPJas6mX Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey Not necessary. No corporation is necessary. The distributed infrastructure of the internet makes a corpor… https://t.co/OAclCVFGvp Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey We need to be able to build global consensus, rather than using private tools to win local elections by s… https://t.co/dyOH63AftG Fri Oct 18
  • @jgkoomey I am thinking about how to replace it. The distributed alternative needs to break out of small tech commu… https://t.co/hNIxQM0aDn Fri Oct 18
  • No course without discourse. Fri Oct 18
  • No liberation without deliberation. Fri Oct 18
  • Antisocial media. Fri Oct 18
  • I really think the first thing to do is abandon Facebook. We don’t need it. We don’t need Elizabeth Warren to destr… https://t.co/oIdD57uKTi Fri Oct 18
  • RT @eroston: At the rate we’re going, I look forward to spending my golden years sitting on the roof of a house submerged in 15' of water w… Fri Oct 18
  • “Democracies also need deliberation.” https://t.co/ozRqFRFvej Fri Oct 18
  • RT @mattyglesias: Not only do we not *ask* telecom services to censor what people do on their platforms, we *prohibit* them from doing so.… Fri Oct 18
  • RT @helenlewis: I’m not a BBC-basher but I could definitely handle a bit less “will it pass?” and a bit more “should it pass?” (ie… Is this… Fri Oct 18
  • RT @tighabhinn: @helenlewis YES I object to how BBC are framing the question (in terms of personality over issues) "Can Boris pull it off?"… Fri Oct 18
  • RT @cstross: Unforeseen side-effects: Yahoo Groups is shutting down. This may impact UK telephone number assignments between telcos, beca… Thu Oct 17
  • RT @g_kallis: Meta-physical growth. That's the best argument left to economists defending growth. We can have growth based on virtual reali… Thu Oct 17
  • RT @gregladen: Then when editing the piece, make sure it ends with the guilty party getting the last word in order to indicate that there a… Thu Oct 17
  • @PurpleNurple101 @trapdinawrpool You changed the subject in a confrontational way that doesn't leave room for me to… https://t.co/UuyMozMUUt Thu Oct 17
  • @stevebloom55 @sueytonius @DikranMarsupial This is definitely not some having an off day. This is someone wildly ov… https://t.co/tbyzyy0F6F Thu Oct 17
  • @stevebloom55 @sueytonius @DikranMarsupial The magnitude of effort is obvious. The problem is not effort, it's effe… https://t.co/2I8WPBLT0k Thu Oct 17
  • @PurpleNurple101 @trapdinawrpool That's trolling. Bye. Thu Oct 17
  • America, Canada is not your discount pharmacy. Fix your problems, please, don't export them. https://t.co/AABk6e1NTb Thu Oct 17
  • @PurpleNurple101 @trapdinawrpool The rest of the world has gotten much worse. Canada is still doing well. It's craz… https://t.co/cA5oYkI0Hs Thu Oct 17
  • RT @DoctorVive: @JustinHGillis @cody_a_hill @jgkoomey I mean, *who else is going to do it* if not the people who understand the stakes? Thu Oct 17
  • RT @DoctorVive: @JustinHGillis @cody_a_hill @jgkoomey Gentlemen, these examples are precisely the hard cases in which flying seems warrante… Thu Oct 17
  • @LisaArnell8 @GlobalEcoGuy @ReservaYLT @WRIClimate There are some very dubious inflated numbers out there for anima… https://t.co/5rh0DNCcyi Thu Oct 17
  • RT @MikeIsaac: a smart amuse-bouche from @matthewstoller to read before Mark Zuckerberg delivers an address from Georgetown on free speech… Thu Oct 17
  • Via https://t.co/A5Iy7QkX0G https://t.co/MvClmQtO2C Thu Oct 17
  • @rdlarter @EC_Kosters Ya think? https://t.co/M4idR1sEjz Thu Oct 17
  • RT @BMcNoldy: Florida Keys neighborhood’s been flooded for over 40 days https://t.co/VGFo3GnfuZ Thu Oct 17
  • RT @Learning2GetBy: Thread!!!! This vote splitting garbage has me LIVID. I will vote for the person with the greatest chance of beating t… Thu Oct 17
  • @rdlarter @EC_Kosters Not worth reading to help think about the climate problem but worth reading to think about the journalism problem. Thu Oct 17
  • RT @Protohedgehog: No. https://t.co/LVLlemRvcy cc #FORCE2019 https://t.co/ydE4WnvY6e Thu Oct 17
  • @Erasmus111 @BenFranta Fair. The scale-up problem is pervasive in climate policy. Wed Oct 16
  • @keithfrankish @ESYudkowsky The bit about consciousness is an assumption, because it’s a different sort of stuff.… https://t.co/Gz6qADGa5P Wed Oct 16
  • RT @pitsillides91: Want to learn Pandas? Free Pandas Python Tutorial here: https://t.co/j6EXHBHjsr I provide the notebook and the code!!… Wed Oct 16
  • @KevinSLeahy @PaulDFarrar @juliejunket OK, but unless jet fuel is *much* cheaper per unit of energy than gasoline,… https://t.co/Dso0KfscIh Wed Oct 16
  • RT @globalnews: Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said Canadians are saddened to see some parties running polarizing and negative campaigns usi… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @Professor_Zero: The first ecological collapse will be in the oceans - warming and acidification are increasing - indeed acidification i… Wed Oct 16
  • @BenFranta The tech isn’t speculative at all. The business model is. Who pays when the benefit is distributed and… https://t.co/KTywDnToqs Wed Oct 16
  • RT @JamesLHSprague: Elections Canada takes postion that Elections Act prohibition on 3rd parties using foreign $ can be avoided simply by u… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @JimHandman: @theresphysics Absolutely shocking and depressing in 2019 to see that in a reputable newspaper, written by a well respected… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @Dr_Eager: Hey kids. I'm in my 60s. You've never lived in an America where the rich paid their fair share.  I have. Let me tell you wha… Wed Oct 16
  • @KevinSLeahy @PaulDFarrar @juliejunket Works out to not less than 150 mpg automobile equivalent, (figuring $3/gallo… https://t.co/9X2F032Mci Wed Oct 16
  • @PaulDFarrar @KevinSLeahy @juliejunket Hard to believe that covers fuel costs. Wed Oct 16
  • @FraserGourlay @umairh Err, all coastlines are already borders. No matter what you think of this plan (not my count… https://t.co/dIjQc8jeXS Wed Oct 16
  • @KevinSLeahy @juliejunket @PaulDFarrar I am not entirely serious. At the least, though, I think it’s clear that fre… https://t.co/MOWHd2mwyZ Wed Oct 16
  • RT @asifintoronto: Right wing ideologues backed by dark money are doing in Canada what they’ve done in the US for years — jamming public di… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @ChuckWendig: *narrows eyes* Wh... where does he think the money for health insurance comes from now? https://t.co/0vGLwZLCBR Wed Oct 16
  • RT @tonydunc: This is an amazing article. It reminds me of some sort of algorithm that takes info from various sources and then just cobble… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @insanity_rocks: @simple_thread @PragmaticAndy @AllThingsOpen Making something simple takes a lot of work. Making something complex take… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @MarkBourrie: @VoiceOfFranky Reasonable people don't get spots on TV news network panels. They rarely get hired to write newspaper colum… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @Infantry0300: So I’m “warned” that my taxes will rise $5,000 per year for #Medicare4All. Since my health insurance premiums are $8,40… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @NYSDOT_NYC: @D00RZ0NE @joby_jacob @radlerkoenigin @NYCMayorsOffice @NYC_DOT @eric_ulrich @DRichards13 This bridge is not under NYSDOT's… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @NYC_DOT: @CamilleRaneem Please contact NY State DOT regarding the Joseph P. Addabbo Memorial Bridge Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit Will endeavour to improve. 1/1. Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit Twitter is broken. Facebook is evil. Time to go back to blogs with RSS. My apologies. I don’t really plan these things. Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit Hollywood blockbuster thinking isn’t sound policy. When you’re up against a million to one odds you might… https://t.co/qCGjQ20fzU Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit I’d personally support a great deal of collective sacrifice to stay in reach of 1.5 with overshoot, but w… https://t.co/yszk9Jw3AS Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit I wonder what fraction of the world’s population is willing to undertake the actual effort described by I… https://t.co/twvFGQq6Wv Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit My point is that even with very abrupt changes to how people live (not just in the west anymore, this is… https://t.co/1MxydBTTwR Wed Oct 16
  • @nevaudit IPCC did its assigned job, which wasn’t to evaluate political, economic or social feasibility. Also see s… https://t.co/oJwGwtim8i Wed Oct 16
  • RT @theresphysics: @mtobis Plus, it also seems to imply that the problem is the political strategy of those who are setting the targets, ra… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @Pontifex: Let us work together so that every person can have access to adequate food, according to the will of God. #ZeroHunger https:/… Wed Oct 16
  • Worth considering. I neither agree or disagree. My thinking: deadline framing actually can be useful in conveying t… https://t.co/PYfzvMWBRE Wed Oct 16
  • RT @CraigSilverman: INVESTIGATION: A US ad agency ran a massive Facebook scam that used misleading celebrity ads, fake news articles, and t… Wed Oct 16
  • @KevinSLeahy @juliejunket @PaulDFarrar You are conflating tourism with the actual flying part. The point is that… https://t.co/gwR5yoR59M Wed Oct 16
  • @jgkoomey @johnsalmond @leahstokes @nytimes @CNN Facebook is also a big problem! But if we hadn’t had thirty years… https://t.co/AJDIfrpqfE Wed Oct 16
  • @jgkoomey @johnsalmond @leahstokes @nytimes @CNN Journalism. Is. The. Problem. Wed Oct 16
  • RT @jgkoomey: @johnsalmond @leahstokes @nytimes @CNN I doubt they thought about it much at all. They don't understand that climate is an ex… Wed Oct 16
  • I think I’ve spotted the problem, everyone. https://t.co/EH79WMJK2P Wed Oct 16
  • RT @powellds: Some ideologue telegraph journo has just posted a thing about how some scientists disagree that climate change is all that ba… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @amconmag: "The late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan knew that the case for passenger rail was in part about a less tangible good—the tr… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @ed_solomon: At the cafe where I'm writing the people next to me were disagreeing about the origins of Men in Black & I said "If you'd l… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @sweeneybuzzz: @ed_solomon The best part is they’re talking about a movie that’s 22 years old. God forbid they talk to someone old enou… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @mynamesnotgordy: This just in. CPC candidate in PEI states, "I don't want to share my ideas right now. Not until I get elected. Becaus… Tue Oct 15
  • Why “global warming” is a misleading name for the problem: https://t.co/y5tByH6nBE Tue Oct 15
  • @jamesannan @AndrewDessler @KenCaldeira @_ppmv @NickCowern @EthonRaptor @RichardTol @JohnMashey @gregladen… https://t.co/Wj2UenyNR3 Tue Oct 15
  • RT @KenCaldeira: @_ppmv @NickCowern @EthonRaptor @RichardTol @JohnMashey @gregladen @mtobis @theresphysics @Lacertko @ProfSteveKeen @nephol… Tue Oct 15
  • Rocking the boat at this point is hardly something I’d recommend, but it looks like Canada is going to do that anyway. Tue Oct 15
  • But the Grits have at least shown a capacity to navigate the circumstances. From its inception, Canada has existed… https://t.co/OIoMbUZjUL Tue Oct 15
  • By far the largest problem facing Canada is its relationship to the US at this peculiar moment, and on this subject… https://t.co/BVWtyKkHZ3 Tue Oct 15
  • But the fact that all three contenders have pinchaby cute faces is oddly discouraging. It was a long time ago and… https://t.co/KcrZHlThzT Tue Oct 15
  • Canada is choosing among, basically, three pampered, good-humoured and not unkind, but arrogant and a bit shallow,… https://t.co/gXRLar9IDq Tue Oct 15
  • @KenCaldeira @NickCowern @EthonRaptor @RichardTol @JohnMashey @gregladen @theresphysics @Lacertko @_ppmv… https://t.co/IGe65wr2Ps Tue Oct 15
  • @KevinSLeahy @PaulDFarrar Seriously the idea is goofy, but much frequent flying could be replaced by Skype or Zoom… https://t.co/4UMp4zU3Q8 Tue Oct 15
  • @PaulDFarrar yup, unless you are a frequent flier so you are privileged to get the fancy lounge. Tue Oct 15
  • @Belgraves @brjones146 @GeraldKutney yup. In fact it's very rate-driven. The ocean buffers the acidification bioche… https://t.co/eli8xDrLDe Tue Oct 15
  • If you fly a lot, you have to wait for your flight in an especially uncomfortable part of the airport, and you only… https://t.co/0BCsll3Zk5 Tue Oct 15
  • Good question, and my cynical answer is that it's because there is less of a base of denier gobbledygook to have to… https://t.co/rCYZZ8NKND Tue Oct 15
  • Cool. Frequent flier nega-miles. You get downgraded if you fly a lot. You have to buy an extra ticket. You don't ge… https://t.co/LaYCU6K1ro Tue Oct 15
  • RT @amconmag: "How did conservatism, which once centered on the fierce defense of tradition, religion, and particularism, turn into an ideo… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @solar_chase: 1. Time to make minor updates to my #solar unpopular opinions thread, since this seems to be a good way to organize though… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @Salsa_Sommelier: @clairlemon I work in a history lab. We dress mice up in sandals and swords and recreate ancient battles, for empirica… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @theworldindex: Freedom level, 2019. (100 = most free) 🇫🇮FIN: 100 🇸🇪SWE: 100 🇳🇴NOR: 100 🇨🇦CAN: 99 🇦🇺AUS: 98 🇯🇵JPN: 96 🇩🇪GER: 94 🇬🇧GBR:… Tue Oct 15
  • RT @ranimolla: Car alarms should be illegal. If yours keeps going off your car should be stolen as punishment. Mon Oct 14
  • RT @MissoulaAF: I have no idea what a soundcloud is or if I have one, so instead I kindly request that you support journalism and journalis… Mon Oct 14
  • @VoiceOfFranky Pretty clear to me that people are moving from CPC to Lib and other people moving from Lib to NDP. Mon Oct 14
  • RT @marcowenjones: [Thread] 1/ I have compiled a lot of data over the past month on various Trudeau hashtags. In this analysis I compiled s… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @greg_shill: @NBCNewsTHINK Thanks, @NBCNewsTHINK! For folks interested in a deeper dive on how law subsidizes driving: --I wrote a piec… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @NBCNewsTHINK: In America, driving often doesn't feel like a choice, but a necessity. That's by design. In a new video for @NBCNewsTHIN… Mon Oct 14
  • @jg_environ Price signals are grossly inequitable when many people have no access to the money needed to do the bid… https://t.co/aPIiAGxOBR Mon Oct 14
  • @jg_environ We see a similar thing with food, where grains are grown for animal feed while many poor people are lit… https://t.co/fws8h3mXkn Mon Oct 14
  • @jg_environ Agreed. More or less my point. You can’t apply price pressure to energy enough to noticeably slow down… https://t.co/P6GVlRIGlk Mon Oct 14
  • @jg_environ Carbon pricing is inevitable. You can’t reduce demand without it being reflected in a higher price. Eve… https://t.co/B0FtWr9dig Mon Oct 14
  • RT @jg_environ: Demand elasticity varies with wealth. In many places, pricing water during scarcity leads to rich people watering lawns and… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @rafaelshimunov: We have to constantly repeat and never assume we are saying it too much or too often, because it will always be the fir… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @BetsyHodges: @umairh @javimorillo https://t.co/CajhRXVE4m Mon Oct 14
  • RT @umairh: I’m so old I remember when everyone thought handing control of the media to a sociopath in a hoodie was gonna be totally awesom… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @SuzanneWaldman: If one is powerful enough one can break the world. But no one is powerful enough to save it. It has to save itself, bit… Mon Oct 14
  • @keithalexander @DoctorVive @NaomiOreskes @GeoffreySupran @drvox yup. But the question is whether climate change… https://t.co/vtUaFUFpsT Mon Oct 14
  • @DoctorVive @NaomiOreskes @GeoffreySupran Did you see @drvox recent piece on industrial processes? What about agr… https://t.co/WIAGIjafcU Mon Oct 14
  • RT @amconmag: "The Internet never forgets. The information about your thoughtcrimes is stored away somewhere, and will be forever. In China… Mon Oct 14
  • @DoctorVive @NaomiOreskes @GeoffreySupran Climate change is primarily a problem, not an opportunity. Cobenefits a… https://t.co/wShJTvSY5h Mon Oct 14
  • "cool war" mentality. How taking competition too far hurts everyone. cf Canadian election. https://t.co/UzVTAZNy8j Mon Oct 14
  • RT @conradnobert: The massive amounts of CO2 released in Alberta don't affect the atmosphere as much because we're nice people. https://t.c… Mon Oct 14
  • This mostly means you @cnn https://t.co/xuUlrOhDtt Mon Oct 14
  • Wish you'd get it right you mean. https://t.co/Yfg46xA8ev Mon Oct 14
  • RT @theworldindex: Best Countries for Raising Kids, in 2019 1.🇸🇪Sweden 2.🇩🇰Denmark 3.🇳🇴Norway 4.🇨🇦Canada 5.🇫🇮Finland 6.🇳🇱Netherlands 7.🇨🇭S… Mon Oct 14
  • RT @KenCaldeira: @JohnMashey @gregladen @mtobis @theresphysics @Lacertko @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @Richa… Sun Oct 13
  • RT @abouddandachi: @namanchop @VoiceOfFranky 😳 Sorry this is my first democratic election, so this is all new to me. Im learning as I go a… Sun Oct 13
  • @KenCaldeira @theresphysics @Lacertko @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol… https://t.co/qaGZmJx7BG Sun Oct 13
  • RT @foe_us: In the past thirty years, 30% of birds and nearly 90% of insects have disappeared — and neonic pesticides are largely to blame.… Sun Oct 13
  • @KenCaldeira @theresphysics @Lacertko @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol If so… https://t.co/0fp33U8rXX Sun Oct 13
  • @KenCaldeira @theresphysics @Lacertko @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol That’… https://t.co/CrewoL0QF4 Sun Oct 13
  • @random_walker https://t.co/zgGjzfAy76 Sun Oct 13
  • RT @Rainmaker1973: The boundary between Scottsdale, Arizona and the Salt River Indian Reservation [Edward Burtynsky, 2011] https://t.co/PdL… Sun Oct 13
  • @theresphysics @TricksyRaccoon There are multiple reasons my scientific career fizzled early but blogging is at lea… https://t.co/ZDQ4ZS1qFV Sun Oct 13
  • RT @acoyne: Current avg projections: Cultists 141 Fascists 136 Commies 26 Traitors 29 Ewoks 4 Maxis 1 Hermits 1 If thes… Sun Oct 13
  • @RichardTol @Lacertko @KenCaldeira @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate You use Twitter for… https://t.co/xdLYlvnCdu Sun Oct 13
  • RT @Refugees: Who is a refugee? (according to kids) “A normal person, like everyone.” https://t.co/BipCvx0Yd4 Sun Oct 13
  • @Lacertko @KenCaldeira @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol Ken’s defense of Tol… https://t.co/qHRif6aDga Sun Oct 13
  • @Lacertko @KenCaldeira @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol Not offensive so muc… https://t.co/kAYxdbze8e Sun Oct 13
  • @KenCaldeira @Lacertko @_ppmv @ProfSteveKeen @nephologue @NickCowern @KevinClimate @RichardTol Idiotic isn't exactl… https://t.co/Pw26PA0AS7 Sun Oct 13
  • RT @kevpluck: Arctic sea ice volume vs. extent 1979 - 2019. https://t.co/cZNU94d632 #GlobalWarming #ClimateChange https://t.co/6j7yS4rMwl Sun Oct 13
  • RT @davewiner: It would be great if Warren helped us develop the web outside of Facebook. Facebook is like fossil fuel, using it destroys… Sat Oct 12
  • @jeremywildeman @mindyputsch @acoyne I think it’s older people who are most vulnerable. We didn’t grow up amid a to… https://t.co/j2SVnNUqWo Sat Oct 12
  • @mindyputsch @jeremywildeman @acoyne Hmm... Maybe there’s a third option? Sat Oct 12
  • RT @TheOnion: Area Woman Marries Into Health Insurance https://t.co/IczkqEG4RN https://t.co/EmVL89J2pe Sat Oct 12
  • RT @DanWoy: Political ads aren’t regulated the way commercial ads are. This is what we get when citizens, organizations & other political p… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @RadioFreeTom: Someone on Woke Twitter reported me as violating the Twitter rules for posting my @USATODAY piece. Heyooooooo Sat Oct 12
  • RT @random_walker: My university just announced that it’s dumping Blackboard, and there was much rejoicing. Why is Blackboard universally r… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @johnVcorbett: I took heat for saying @CPC_HQ lies, because I'm supposed to be an unbiased professional. Then they go and do something… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @gmbutts: Not satisfied with English and French, Andrew Scheer and @CPC_HQ find a new language to lie in. #elxn43 #ScheerCuts https://t.… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @Sustainable2050: Responding to calls for national climate action that "this is of no use, since our country only produces 1% (or whatev… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @Sustainable2050: Responding to the climate crisis by saying that CO2 is plant food is like responding to an imminent flood threat by sa… Sat Oct 12
  • @anotherseto @methodsmanmd @JAMA_current Quibble - C starts at zero. Sat Oct 12
  • @Sustainable2050 Various things I guess. I’d still be tweeting about climate science, though, because it is really… https://t.co/kIi51qHXpm Sat Oct 12
  • RT @leashless: If there was going to be a global movement that could back Greta Thunberg up it would have to have a hitherto unprecedented… Sat Oct 12
  • RT @leashless: One needs very serious spine to understand what happened in the 20th century - the sheer size of the murders, the impossible… Sat Oct 12
  • @tonydunc Not much, just a professional ratf***er for the “Conservative” Party of Canada (CPC). I like pointing out… https://t.co/OGFz1Uq6eZ Sat Oct 12
  • Fascinating. Corporate capitalism in service to nominatively communist statism. When communists have money, all bet… https://t.co/AnV7vSUCeA Sat Oct 12
  • RT @bob_calder: It's fake. They know it. But their *whatever* keeps them from taking a false story down. https://t.co/8ALaNa1ReC Sat Oct 12
  • RT @vanitaguptaCR: Sharing my new Op Ed in ⁦⁦@politico⁩ : Facebook Is Threatening Our Elections—Again. https://t.co/HCMsiP8IFO Sat Oct 12
  • Manny continues to claim that Manny is not full of crap but Manny is wrong about Manny’s self. https://t.co/43qfFwI2jo Sat Oct 12
  • @BrendanCarton @_richardblack Yes, I suppose there is a resilience argument for some rooftop solar. Good point. Sat Oct 12
  • @_richardblack Not a valid argument. This failure is about maintaining transmission infrastructure, not about the s… https://t.co/NYBxTGyidt Sat Oct 12
  • RT @ProfRayWills: We need to change all of our society to save our planet I am sad to report that there is no middle road on the climate c… Sat Oct 12
  • @PaulRoundy1 We have less time than one might hope. And less still if “conservatism” is seems as one of only two op… https://t.co/l5MP17k4DS Sat Oct 12
  • @PaulRoundy1 Because I have zero sympathy for that stuff. And I don’t see how anybody who seriously considers their… https://t.co/3s4RruOxw4 Sat Oct 12
  • @PaulRoundy1 Encouraging hostility between groups, discouraging empathy with non citizens, supporting contrived non… https://t.co/yPZoxXO95y Sat Oct 12
  • @PaulRoundy1 I very much agree that ethics is a matter of discernment, and is fundamentally universal, though there… https://t.co/CLcsJdUd4X Sat Oct 12
  • @PaulRoundy1 Yes. But as such the article doesn’t interest me. What interests me is the contrast between the sort… https://t.co/pc85lMFDt6 Sat Oct 12
  • RT @davewiner: As promised -- https://t.co/eryfbHpWUF Sat Oct 12
  • Condemnation of factory meat in this 2005 article is sadly true, but what I find interesting here is the conservati… https://t.co/Ga4qqiaKS7 Sat Oct 12
  • @greengoddess892 @ManMadeMoon Hope you are not "pound foolish". Westerners' milkshakes are not a major source of… https://t.co/TxFVJcpQdP Sat Oct 12
  • @KevinSLeahy @DoctorVive Good one. But what Kevin said. Why would anyone sequester carbon at scale without an incentive? Sat Oct 12
  • RT @mrsmaris: In 4 yrs, Liberals - renegotiated NAFTA w madman - legalized marijuana - legalized doctor assisted suicide - reformed child b… Fri Oct 11
  • RT @nagaijin: @acoyne Because the French networks know the difference between a debate and a yodelling contest. Fri Oct 11
  • RT @davewiner: If you’re the kind of person who sometimes has something to say you should have your own place on the web to speak. More tom… Fri Oct 11
  • @PaulRoundy1 Between ho-hum nothing to worry about and imminent doom lies a real world with serious. Diificult, cos… https://t.co/VSzyNm0K5X Fri Oct 11
  • @PaulRoundy1 Give people climate happy talk and it’s back to page 17 below the fold for another decade. Fri Oct 11
  • @PaulRoundy1 Not very interested in “motivating”. Interested in people getting the story right. We’ve got some… https://t.co/OozODrYd95 Fri Oct 11
  • @PaulRoundy1 Nope. Is there any reason politicians won’t say “problem”, never mind “difficult problem”, never mind… https://t.co/UdtZSzBnqO Thu Oct 10
  • @PaulRoundy1 I don’t say the patient was dying. I am saying a cancer patient has a problem, not a “challenge” or an “opportunity”. Thu Oct 10
  • @BeCurieus Not surprising. What is surprising is Canadians’ obliviousness to what happened to US and UK and vulne… https://t.co/o979bpjsV8 Thu Oct 10
  • OK, unfollowing Bernier. Since when was a Twitter follow considered an act of support? https://t.co/EBZ0BcaPir Thu Oct 10
  • @PaulRoundy1 I think this is a typical Paul R quibble. My point is rhetorical, not semantic. The MD should not and… https://t.co/aSDEplZR5a Thu Oct 10
  • @PaulRoundy1 There is a key difference. An opportunity is a chance to make things better. A problem is a risk of th… https://t.co/OymlORFdUI Thu Oct 10
  • RT @alberto_cottica: Contemporary economics has given up on trying to imagine completely different economies. But we have not. Introducing:… Thu Oct 10
  • “A challenge, but also an opportunity.“ Not actually a problem. Has any politician since Churchill had the cojones… https://t.co/cKIzNXH0jF Thu Oct 10

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