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RT @EricLiptonNYT: DowChem Objects to Planned Ban of Its Pesticide in January. EPA Admin Scott Pruitt today rejects ban, which EPA staff sc
Thu Mar 30 21:01:00 2017

Same day as 1MDB reports it's debt free? Coinkydink. https://t.co/9LIha9GRqd
Thu Mar 30 20:57:13 2017

RT @robdelaney: DeVos: My brother's private army was kicked out of Iraq for murdering civilians & my husband runs a billion $ pyramid schem
Thu Mar 30 20:32:13 2017

"In a perfectly normal world it should not be a problem." But #xitler's HK isn't a normal world. Enough appointments in 20 years for 1C1S.
Thu Mar 30 20:19:31 2017

RT @MelGohCNA: The embalmed body of #KimJongNam is believed to have been taken to maskargo for consignment to Beijing this evening : Local
Thu Mar 30 16:56:31 2017

Loyalist press playing their sycophant chits early and often https://t.co/CKHS2raIP3
Thu Mar 30 16:13:37 2017

@Aelkus Carly Fiorina would like to debrief you on cornering the ink refill market
Thu Mar 30 15:10:58 2017

RT @fion_li: This Chinese #stock soared 4,500% on #Nasdaq and no one knows why https://t.co/OzsezbYvyS via @markets @business #US #China
Thu Mar 30 14:16:32 2017

RT @mrbcyber: China is using CCTV cameras in churches to spy on Christians https://t.co/y1d94Frsdo
Thu Mar 30 13:44:38 2017

RT @QldFES: Think it's safe to go back in the water? Think again! A bull shark washed up in Ayr. Stay out of floodwater. #TCDebbie #ifitsfl
Thu Mar 30 13:42:14 2017

RT @kimgamel: This is some big industry news - BBC drops AP; picks up AFP https://t.co/OjheWDCgiu
Thu Mar 30 13:41:25 2017

RT @stuart_zechman: Regardless of what one deletes, ISPs have all browsing history, because they're how your browser connects to websites.
Thu Mar 30 13:33:59 2017

RT @blakehounshell: So the Energy Departments climate office has banned the use of the phrase climate change https://t.co/QKmpkfjgNQ
Thu Mar 30 13:25:21 2017

One way to avoid #blunderwoman video is have any and all video of visits held by CCP-loyalist Phoenix TV. https://t.co/O4x3PTLIGA
Thu Mar 30 12:57:01 2017

RT @shadowproofcom: Ohio Prisoner On Hunger Strike Against Punishment For Netflix Documentary Enters Infirmary https://t.co/FZbguAdfde http
Thu Mar 30 12:31:01 2017

RT @whitebison66: Why do Hong Kong police point so much? I'm asking sincerely, since I've never seen it before. https://t.co/8fkEg3oNQW
Thu Mar 30 12:29:43 2017

CCP Chinese: Good, so we can we eat tiger penis without regret.. CCP=death https://t.co/DOlr7hHavN
Wed Mar 29 20:11:39 2017

@jimrice_ @heguisen won't see that in the Times... any Times.
Wed Mar 29 20:07:59 2017

RT @heguisen: China says detained Taiwanese community college worker is a threat to its national security. It has yet to say why. https://t
Wed Mar 29 20:07:29 2017

RT @YaxueCao: To test U. S. response before Xi's visit. https://t.co/UQIk5gjYBI
Wed Mar 29 20:06:11 2017

RT @caixin: Cash-strapped firms purchase of largest television manufacturer in the U.S. on hold as China tightens currency controls https:
Wed Mar 29 20:01:55 2017

RT @HBK112: Mysterious Buyer of Trumps Childhood Home Said to Be From China.(Of fucking course.) https://t.co/uyMklnClHj
Wed Mar 29 20:00:55 2017

It's also a big push for Robert Mercer and Cambridge Analytica, especially if Facebook actually cuts him off. https://t.co/DsvRL6bESM
Wed Mar 29 19:47:56 2017

It was to receive updated programming as the CCP's official bot. https://t.co/WpKPl4yov3
Wed Mar 29 19:41:40 2017

RT @exUKexHK: @daaitoulaam small fine for abetting elephant kills. 2 yrs in jail for burning a plastic bin. #RuleofLaw in #HK is a travesty
Wed Mar 29 19:39:20 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.<...