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RT @BSmile: Today In 1956: Pittsburgh #Pirates legend Roberto Clemente hits the only walk-off, inside-the-park grand slam HR in #MLB histor
Tue Jul 25 22:18:07 2017

Given HK LCSD scrubbing of Taiwan's university names, it's interesting to see it now as official Xinhua style guide. https://t.co/NKjZ3j99zu
Tue Jul 25 21:56:17 2017

RT @TaxJusticeNet: Tanzania hands Mining Company $190 Billion Tax Bill https://t.co/I1CucU2Tkc
Tue Jul 25 21:33:06 2017

CCP = death. Until I see a mass campaign to reeducate the people that consuming rare animal parts isn't life but de https://t.co/WL5HkPYiZg
Tue Jul 25 21:30:20 2017

So they didn't bother extending the outflow drainage pipes when doing reclamation in Central? *jeebus* https://t.co/wISuuGwCtS
Tue Jul 25 21:19:56 2017

RT @BillCorbett: So @SenJohnMcCain this will be your legacy: lots of American kids dying from cancer when they didn't have to. Bravo. https
Tue Jul 25 21:15:20 2017

RT @HongKongHermit: China: How do we teach Hong Kong to love and respect and *cough* obey *cough* us? Also China: https://t.co/jID3MZUfyA
Tue Jul 25 21:01:54 2017

RT @cayenneleung1: Heartbreaking account of systematic harassment, abuse and control of civil rights #lawyers by #CCP... #709 #China https:
Tue Jul 25 20:57:46 2017

RT @852goldfingrrr: "For example, Hong Kongs pro democracyUmbrella Movementshould be referred to as :illegal Occupy Central" https://t.
Tue Jul 25 20:54:16 2017

@RHaccart @antd As I keep saying the whole system is rigged for the CCP. Folks like Kent Ewing pretending there's a 3rd way are failure.
Tue Jul 25 20:14:16 2017

RT @julianku: China also urged the US to stop such "unsafe, unprofessional and unfriendly" activity, according to the MND statement. https:
Tue Jul 25 20:13:18 2017

RT @internetofshit: 2017: your vacuum cleaner is quietly mapping your home........ and selling that to the highest bidder https://t.co/2Pha
Tue Jul 25 20:05:13 2017

With the rate that Rimsky's digging holes for himself, should have put him digging XRL tunnel. https://t.co/DufeNqE5Uv
Tue Jul 25 19:58:13 2017

If leased it's still HK SAR owned. Art18 "National laws shall not be applied in the HK SAR except for those listed in Annex III to this Law"
Tue Jul 25 19:52:51 2017

If it is leasing, it is a violation of Basic Law. HK Govt continues ownership and therefore legal responsibility fo https://t.co/VThRMGkISj
Tue Jul 25 19:50:32 2017

And I'm the Flying Nun! https://t.co/CkOfHW0oNA
Tue Jul 25 19:48:36 2017

RT @aflores: Massachusetts top court said cops don't have authority to detain immigrants in order to give ICE time to arrest them https://t
Tue Jul 25 19:43:53 2017

@Anon_Snufkin I'll call him "traitor for a thousand generations" for giving away HK land to a foreign power.
Tue Jul 25 19:38:21 2017

@VincesSigno Or museum/arts performance space, since that is the basis of WKCD eeclamation
Tue Jul 25 19:07:04 2017

Dannit. Lost a bunch of tweets in the nether realm of HK ferry land.
Tue Jul 25 18:58:31 2017

RT @paulmozur: To coin a term, some serious Hansplaining here. https://t.co/ZQgye1VmT0
Tue Jul 25 18:30:15 2017

Lebensraum https://t.co/84PLDzEn5G
Tue Jul 25 18:26:27 2017

RT @tomgrundy: Via Mr & Ms cartoonist: https://t.co/aMx4vSWg0B Story: https://t.co/NBc1kppGbz https://t.co/cnPCE5NjJu
Tue Jul 25 18:25:02 2017

Sure sounds like Rimsky is playing loose with whether this a lease or gave part of HK to foreign govt. Only works if he's a traitor to HK
Tue Jul 25 18:14:39 2017

So anyone with land rights in HK paying land leases can set up own legal jurisdiction? https://t.co/WkGTXzEHQr
Tue Jul 25 17:50:28 2017

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Thoughts on Trump Supporters


by Tom Legg at Thu Mar 17 00:50:43 2016

Wake up to Dennis Miller providing unsolicited advice to Bernie Sanders fans. The punchline is "They're trying to ram her down your throat." Throat ramming is a popular motif in conservative netroots vocabulary. Google search for "Obama throat ram" or "democrats throat ram" and you'll hundreds of thousands of hits. It also points to the true rat...

Thoughts on Trump Supporters


by Tom Legg at Thu Mar 17 00:50:43 2016

Wake up to Dennis Miller providing unsolicited advice to Bernie Sanders fans. The punchline is "They're trying to ram her down your throat." Throat ramming is a popular motif in conservative netroots vocabulary. Google search for "Obama throat ram" or "democrats throat ram" and you'll hundreds of thousands of hits. It also points to the true rat...

Thoughts on Trump Supporters


by Tom Legg at Thu Mar 17 00:50:43 2016

Wake up to Dennis Miller providing unsolicited advice to Bernie Sanders fans. The punchline is "They're trying to ram her down your throat." Throat ramming is a popular motif in conservative netroots vocabulary. Google search for "Obama throat ram" or "democrats throat ram" and you'll hundreds of thousands of hits. It also points to the true rat...

Ripples of Occupy...


by Tom Legg at Wed Sep 30 04:28:12 2015

With the 1 year anniversary of the start of Occupy Hong Kong, lots of stories have been written. One of interest as a jumping off point to larger issues is this interview with Occupy players one year on from Harbour Times.<...

Ripples of Occupy...


by Tom Legg at Wed Sep 30 04:28:12 2015

With the 1 year anniversary of the start of Occupy Hong Kong, lots of stories have been written. One of interest as a jumping off point to larger issues is this interview with Occupy players one year on from Harbour Times.<...