Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-09-04

  • Funnier if I wasn't worried/11 ppl dead… RT @DougBenson: hope all of you on east coast are ok. If you died in Hurricane Irene, please RT #
  • Hey @DougBenson Fair pt; didn't say not funny, just funnIER if I wasn't worried. Excited to get DM tho; big fan- was at @RoosterTF show 🙂 #
  • Yup worry about that + family's other health probs more RT @DougBenson 1000 ppl died from cancer yesterday. Bigger prob than wind & rain. #
  • 1 nice thing about new MLK memorial: ppl talking about civil rights & Dr King outside of his birthday & Feb/Black History Month. #
  • He "winged it" thru best part! RT @Stanford: Repetition is key: The origins of MLK's monumental "I have a dream" speech http://t.co/52utumE #
  • Ugh, this sh*it is crazy (but good/important to watch): Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (on TV One right now): http://t.co/aJdwSWb #
  • "MLK's dream coming true is mediocre black ppl to live & succeed in this world same way mediocre white ppl do." @chrisrock, "Fair Game?" #
  • Ha, Sheet Energy strip commercials do make me giggle, even if they're just 1 step away from being speed pills (for better/worse). #
  • RT @ConanOBrien: My goldfish is either planking or dead. #
  • Location 3x, even w/apts: folks on courtyard/pool side here 5+ yrs, parking lot side mon-to-mon/1 yr max (just noticed more new neighbors). #
  • Glad someone else noticed this too, especially Dane! RT @danecook: Jersey Shore's @MTVRonnie, while weeping, said … http://t.co/4csTBOa #
  • 4 Wacky Walk @Stanford '12: fyi, tassel black & gold, not school colors, so remake @RealWizKhalifa's Black & Yellow! http://t.co/zLtfulw #
  • ? @JellyBTD: can't take eyes off her when on stage & last ep necklace = mistake, but stayed+ & was willing to go home b/c of it; Team Jelly! #
  • If u are eliminated from reality show contest w/pro career focus (@BETBornToDance), PLEASE stay+, humble & thankful for exp & leave w/grace. #
  • OMG, feel so much better after physical therapy– might actually get some sleep– & funnily 'nuff, gave me sleeves to rock like Iverson. #
  • @tammytibbetts Following up for @dflyeffect re: website resource access problems– pls email me @ sindy@sindylee.com w/more info; thanks! #
  • HBO showing "Paradise Lost" documentaries, prob b/c of upcoming release of 3rd; such a twisted story, but enthralling: http://t.co/H1kOtKS #
  • MT @BETBornToDance: "I'm a dancing machine!" (MJ Voice) – 24 HRS Til NEW ep of @BETBornToDance w/@BoomKack. RT if you'll be watching! #
  • @evancombs Not sure I ever replied re: Google+: not sure what's supposedly so great, but will prob try it out while I'm off work (so bored). #
  • @marinayfranklin NP- you + set really hit it & glad to see comediennes of color rock w/o doing only "chick" or black vs white ppl jokes 😉 #
  • Can't DM user not following u => annoying power play if u follow celeb/famous ppl & get DM from one, but can't reply via DM or even RT. #
  • Usually go w/"Thanks", sometimes w/specific closing pt MT @kabbenbock: Which email closing line do you use?… http://ow.ly/6gUjT #
  • Shout out 2 @Stanford Prof McCall: ur Oedipus lecture blows minds RT @DougBenson: This guy has a potty shirt #PottyMouth http://t.co/Kf2bT0t #
  • FYI tonite's new ep rerun now: 7&8pm PDT/10&11pm EDT MT @BETBornToDance: Calling All DreamWarriors we're on TV on West Coast! #borntodance #
  • Ha! On @MissyElliott Behind the Music: after Supa Dupa Fly success, thought ppl playin on phone so made Whitney sing to prove it was her! #
  • Luv how Google Voice call screening help vid starts w/old answering machine info like no one alive ever seen one b4: http://t.co/f78kw50 #
  • Liked @JellyBTD Lydia & LT's talk on tonite's @BETBornToDance, esp how not all about winning, but every1 learning & knowing they're great. #
  • On tonite's @BETBornToDance: loved LAG's words on entitlement & earlier, to @JellyBTD to "let those skinny, twiggy chicks have it!" #
  • Looking for recordable children's book to maybe record myself reading it, esp since I live so far away from my young nephew; any recs? #
  • Nice: Beloit College Mindset list out now for incoming Class of 2015: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (looking thru now to pull out choice bits) #
  • “4 every beautiful woman in world at least 1 guy… who's tired of pretending to listen to her in exchange 4 sex.” – Charlie @TwoHalfMen_CBS #
  • “Gorgeous women like that r not interested in pasty little guys like me unless we're in line for the British throne." – Alan @TwoHalfMen_CBS #
  • From Beloit College Mindset 2015: Only significant labor disputes in their lifetimes been in major league sports: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit College Mindset 2015: Amazon never been just river in S America: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (as if they even know where Amazon is) #
  • From Beloit College Mindset 2015: Refer to LBJ & might assume… LeBron James: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (tho this gen pros @ acronyms/initials) #
  • From Beloit College Mindset 2015: There has always been an Internet ramp onto the information highway: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Nearly always at least 2 women on Supreme Court & women always commanded US Navy ships: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Women have never been too old to have children: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (tell that to all those Asian parents) #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: OJ Simpson always been looking for killers of Nicole Simpson & Ronald Goldman: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: on Russia: Communist Party never been official political party & courts always had juries: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Unlike older siblings, spent bedtime on their backs until they learned to roll over: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: First generation to grow up hearing about dangerous overuse of antibiotics: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Music has always been available via free downloads: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (right, "free"…) #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: No state ever failed to observe MLK Day: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (too bad AZ traded it for immigration "reform") #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Public schools always made space available 4 ads. Charter schools always been an alternative: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: They’ve always wanted to be like Shaq or Kobe: Michael Who? http://t.co/H1kCBlF (this one's just sad) #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Parents sort of remember Woolworths as store used to be downtown: http://t.co/H1kCBlF (hey, I remember it clearly) #
  • From Beloit Mindset 2015: Seems US has always been looking for acceptable means of capital execution: http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • OK, last one from Beloit Mindset 2015: Refugees & prisoners have always been housed by US gov at Guantanamo:
    http://t.co/H1kCBlF #
  • RT @ConanOBrien: Why is my local porn store having a “Back to School” sale? #
  • My pick too! RT @JellyBTD: RT @celebfollowonly: @jellybtd @the_realice @LaTonyaBTD are going to be in the top 3! … http://t.co/Q9XEk19 #
  • Hand therapist Tyler Wilson (Palo Alto) so great: understands interconnectedness of body & mind & can chat w/about gender, race, anything. #
  • @LaTonyaBTD Girl, so proud of you; come so far so quickly & blossomed into beautiful, fierce dancer. #
  • Beginning funny too MT @LaTonyaBTD: check me out lime green shirt + my choreography 2 Ciara's Ride at 930 Club in DC http://t.co/1kgRJbW #
  • FYI cops sit & wait 2 ticket u 4 this in downtown Mt View RT @urbandaily: Crosswalk Creeping – The act of … http://t.co/RKjz2mU #
  • Not one 4 fan letters or autographs, but @twitter provides nice alternative 2 send fan luv direct 2 person &/or out 2 world. #
  • Not always possible, but wish it could b MT @PATisDOPE: Never hide your feelings, always let others know exactly where they stand in ur life #
  • RT @LaTonyaBTD: You drop them in any kind of water, salt fresh or mud- and they'll survive. She call herself a shark #
  • Heard CVS bad 4 customers (hard time w/holding/returning unused Rxs) & employees (overworked); sad- was excited 2 see expand 2 West Coast. #
  • Bored visually/spatially easily (used to rearrange apt very few months) so like to change up OSX UI, esp icons: http://t.co/i7XoSZS #
  • Wish trunks come back, esp kind w/hangers & drawers => portable closet/dresser/vanity; if u have 2 check it/pay fee, why not do it in style? #
  • RT @mcsweeneys: An Open Letter to Windows Speech Recognition: http://t.co/NIwrQxx #
  • RT @TeamCoco: "Lil’ Bo Peep" would make a great rapper name. Certainly better than "The Itsy Bitsy Spider." #
  • Been wanting 2 do something like it myself for ~10 yrs RT @TermanLibrary Interactive Info Graphic: Evolution of the Web http://t.co/Er60YMw #
  • On her mom: RT @LaTonyaBTD: You drop them in any kind of water, salt fresh or mud- and they'll survive. She call herself a shark #
  • YES! RT @TheOnion: Should the Justice Department impede the merger between AT&T and T-Moblie? Tell us #whatdoyouthink http://t.co/I04HCud #
  • Donate 2 help student go 2 college MT @mcsweeneys: ScholarMatch is like Kickstarter but students hoping 2 attend college http://t.co/tD34LGs #
  • Awesome RT @stanfordeng: Handy! @wiredmag explores residing in 10 fictional worlds – from the Galactic Empire to Mordor. http://t.co/ETtVfAJ #
  • Want similar timeline w/bands for @Stanford + ACS/ResComp instead of browsers: Interactive Info Graphic-Evolution of Web http://t.co/yUPQz1f #
  • Sorry- crappy video of TV screen, but gets the point across; I don't know why, but this makes me laugh every time: http://t.co/ByplXrq #
  • Damn, only caught last part of Godfrey's @ComedyCentral special "Black by Accident"; why isn't it being re-aired? http://t.co/tpiLVf6 #
  • RT @DougBenson: They just moved a soldier in uniform from coach 2 First Class Nice work, @USAirways! #SupportOurTroops #ThanksForYourService #
  • RT @ConanOBrien: Younger people can never understand how much hard work it took to laugh at strangers before @YouTube. #
  • Sad: seems better bet to follow producers/directors over artists nowadays; seem like the real driving talent & last longer. #
  • WHY block music videos based on country? Wanted to watch more @TinieTempah but blocked in US; no wonder so hard to blow up international. #
  • Watching "An @OmarBroadway Film" finally on my TiVo; this shit is for real: http://t.co/Ct08R2S http://t.co/C9xd3ia http://t.co/M9ekpKG #
  • If you only follow one of those last @OmarBroadway Film links, just watch the trailer & you'll automatically want more: http://t.co/Ct08R2S #
  • Don't know what goes on in that 24-hrs Walgreens in Mountain View, but tonite 3rd or 4th time cops and/or ambulance seen swarming in past yr #
  • I've been @Stanford ~15 yrs & didn't know The Bridge open 2 public, but Wikipedia @corybooker bio acts like it targets EPA at-risk youth. #
  • WTF, political writings considered contraband in Gang Unit of NJ Northern State Prison! Only those somebody decides "subversive" or all? #
  • Messed up how Security Threat Group Management Unit in NJ State prisons abbreviated as STGMU & pronounced like "stigma" with a "u". #
  • Ridiculous: so much prison overcrowding in at least NJ that they have to double up in SOLITARY confinement (seen in An @OmarBroadway Film). #

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.